Your private retreat.
→ So close to town.
Imagine enjoying a peaceful, private & serene lifestyle in an appealing 2 bedroom log cabin home, an abundance of shedding for you to use as you wish – a workshop, vehicle storage, work from home – your choice – plus plenty of space outside to do whatever you wish.
This is an idyllic setting for you to relax, restore & live a healthy & self-sufficient country lifestyle.
OR… Thinking about a gorgeous weekend retreat for yourself & your family & friends, to take a break from the daily grind? You wont find better & you also can enjoy the benefit of a little extra income if you desire – rent the property out as a character B&B holiday cottage – what better place could anyone looking for a short getaway to refresh & restore!
Set right in the heart of Goolwa – with the picturesque Cockle train running along your back fence & just a few minutes walk to the town centre. This charming log cabin home is set on a huge parcel of land of some 2071sqm. Fully enclosed an all sides, with tall privacy fencing creating a quiet haven for you.
Secure parking with 3-car carport, 12m x 6m garage including office & another high clearance 9x6m colorbond workshop attached via a 1.5m storage annexe. All sheds have concreted floors & power – set up perfectly for work from home scenarios & plenty of room for caravan storage. Or why not turn part of the shedding into a fabulous rumpus room / teenager retreat or man-cave. There is plenty of room for a pool table, tennis table etc. & plumbing facilities are available for connection to create an independent wet area for this space.
The home is an inviting & beautifully maintained log cabin. A long, wide front verandah shelters your entry inside. Pretty handcrafted leadlight adorns the front door. Corridors lead to the heart of the home – a wonderful open plan centrepiece for living, entertaining & dining. Featuring tall raked timber ceilings & sliding timber doors opening to a cosy sunroom. Enjoy the warmth in winter created by the huge wood-burning combustion fire, stove & oven. For the warmer months there is a split-system R/C Air conditioning unit & tall ceiling fans to create air flow. The sun room spans the northern elevation to draw in the winter sunshine.
Dining alcove is conveniently placed next to a country kitchen. Pine timber cabinets with raised bench for privacy while cooking, ample benchtop space & low level cupboards. The gas side-by-side oven & cooktop is set on top of large drawers for more storage. Good sized WI Pantry plus high-level open display shelving. Kitchen views & dining room access out to the rear sheltered entertaining area. A private space with an outdoor wood heater – ideal for all-year round entertaining. A 2nd entertaining area is accessed from the sunroom.
The 2 generous bedrooms, family bathroom, WC & laundry are all accessed by a central hall. Both the bedrooms also enjoy the tall raked timber ceilings & have generous built-in robes for storage. Windows are covered with shade awnings for privacy. The main bedroom has private access through timber French doors into the sunroom.
The grounds are a glorious size, filled with lawns & gardens & tall shady trees. Park your motor home, caravan or boat securely behind the tall front privacy fencing, accessed via the double gate entry from the gravel paved driveway.
Tucked down the rear of the garden is your 3rd bedroom! A renovated “retro” caravan on blocks is the perfect “guest house” or teenage space . Your visitors will enjoy the charm of this abode for their own little retreat.
The extensive grounds are easily cared for with numerous rainwater tanks supplying some 57,000 litres water that is also plumbed to your kitchen. 3kw Solar helps to reduce your outgoings too. Sundry garden sheds & raised veggie beds are dotted through the garden. Don forget – your kids, grandkids & visitors will love the front seat views of the historic cockle train as it passes your back fence.
Natures gifts to you right in the heart of town.