Any great home transcends its time and Sky High is such a home. An iconic piece of architecture located on top of a ridge of 50 acres, directly in front of Mt Franklin, with dramatic views of the surrounding hills and farmland. Mt Franklin is a well know landmark know widely for its mineral water as well as its vicinity to Daylesford, recently voted the most popular small town weekend destination in Australia.
This is a space for wellness and rejuvenation. With 360 deg panoramic views, you can come to enjoy the uniqueness of this property with friends and family in a relaxed and fun atmosphere. Or dive a little deeper and use this stunning location and horizon views to contemplate a bigger vision for your life whilst using the ample space to bring in yoga/meditation practitioners or other wellness modalities to help guide you along the way. The home intimately engages with its context and climate, drawing on local traditions with the stone walls featured in the Mt Franklin district used in the living area and master bedroom.
Alternatively, consider a special corporate mid-week or weekend retreat. Sky High is perfect to host corporate groups to use as a motivational stay. An incredible 3.3m dining table, perfect for corporate meetings is made from an old tenpin bowling alley Work and relaxation can blend beautifully in this space.
The arrival point is via a central courtyard hub around which the other rooms radiate, including 4 king-size bedrooms with king split beds that effortlessly cater to groups of friends, couples or families. European Oak and floor to ceiling windows with those breathtaking views will have you staying in bed gazing into the distance. A freestanding bath in the master and three exquisite bathrooms and a powder room cater to groups of eight.
The position of the living-dining area with the centrepiece kitchen and stone fireplace captures to full advantage the inspiring sunrises and equally breathtaking sunsets that create a dynamic play of light and colour over the idyllic landscape. The sculpted, hand forged finishes are all at work here: polished concrete hyper floor, concrete kitchen bench tops, bespoke, curved glass skylight and designer sink and tapware all combine to create a memorable space for you to gather no matter what the occasion.
You may never want to leave, and why not Stay in and enjoy the wellness the space and facilities provided together with the ideal location. Long meandering or brisk walk up to Mt Franklin, returning for a dip in the saltwater plunge pool, following an afternoon of massage, yoga or meditation. Or you may simply want to enjoy the stunning kitchen, the fireplace, glass of wine and movie marathons However, should you want to utilise the space as well as explore the region, all a stone's throw away.
What an experience
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Rates displayed are indicative only and will vary depending on the dates of your stay, the number of guests and the duration. Public Holidays and Long Weekends may incur 3-4 night minimum stays.
The nightly rate quoted above is based on a 2-night midweek stay at full house rates. 1-night stays are also available. Please enquire for confirmation of rates.
Check-in: 3pm; Check-out: midday.
Weekend nights are Thurs/Fri, Fri/Sat or Sat/Sun.
Midweek nights are Sun through to Thurs.