This is House on the Hill.
Perched on the side of a hill this contemporary beach house overlooks the trees and ocean of Emu Bay.
The house is designed as a coastal retreat for its owners and has an intimate connection to its bush surroundings and nearby sea.
Here one can experience the comforts of a simple modern beach house in a 5acre setting.
The location, the incredible views and the house provide for a perfect retreat, a holiday and a place for relaxation in all seasons.
House on the hill is a house with a strong inside-outside connection. The living and outside areas are north facing with sweeping sea views. One can experience the unique location from all rooms at any time of the day and throughout the seasons.
Bedroom: There is a Queen-size bed with views over the trees to the ocean.
Bathroom: White tiles, a jarrah vanity top and a large window facing the sea.
Kitchen and living: A large open space with an adjoining deck. The stainless steel kitchen with gas stove and electric oven, has all necessary utensils and cooking requirements.
3m high sliding doors open onto the main deck and below there is a BBQ deck.
For cooler days there is an open fire for heating the living areas.
A 4m long day bed at the end of the room looks out over the landscape to the water.
An outside shower sits under the trees for an after beach wash.
The house is private on its 5acres but only 700m from the 4.5km beach of Emu Bay.
Emu Bay is a quiet costal hamlet located on the northern side of KI. Its 4.5km long white sandy beach is accessible to vehicles and provides safe swimming. There is also a jetty and a boat ramp.
The Sealink ferry arrives from Cape Jervis at Penneshaw. The distance from Penneshaw to Emu Bay is approximately 75km, all on bitumen.
Emu Bay to Kingscote is 18km along a bitumen road and from Emu Bay to the airport takes 15 minutes.
House on the hill serves as an ideal base for touring the Island due to its central location and its proximity to Kingscote.
In Kingscote you will find most services including supermarket, petrol station, post office, bank, tourist information etc.