“Hawks Nest” is set on 50 acres in Merricks North less than 5 minutes from Balnarring Beach, awarded cleanest beach in Victoria.
It comprises 4 generous bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, playroom (which has an additional double sofa bed), study and large open plan living and dining area. All rooms look out on to beautiful gardens and there are no neighbours in sight.
Bedroom 1 has a queen bed and is upstairs as part of a parents retreat. It is enormous with a walk in robe, ensuite and study. There is also another separate study adjacent.
Bedroom 2 has a queen bed and its own ensuite.
Bedroom 3 has a double bed.
Bedroom 4 has a single bed.
The playroom has a double sofa bed that is very comfortable for 2 people (unlike most sofa beds). It also has a TV and lots of games.
There is a large bathroom that services bedrooms 3 and 4.
The kitchen has the usual appliances as well as a quality coffee machine and a fully stocked walk in pantry. The oregon dining table comfortably seats 8.
The open plan living area has a TV, slow combustion heater and 3 couches and it opens out via sliding doors onto a large deck with a vergola covering a Jarrah dining setting that seats 14 and BBQ. This is adjacent to a large solar heated swimming pool with spa. There is a stunning view from this raised deck across several acres of wetlands teaming with wildlife. While you sit and enjoy the view the kids will love the inground olympic size trampoline, swing set and cubby house.
The property is set up for horses so why not bring your own. It has a large (60 X 30m) arena, stable and yard. There are also walking tracks around the property which are suitable for horses as well and there is a bridleway out the front which can take you all the way down to Devil Bend Reservoir. Dogs are welcome.
The house has a large solar hot water service and there is a 4kW grid connected solar power system. Help yourself to an abundance of strawberries, raspberries and veggies in the veggie garden.