Sold at Auction!
Property ID 2001198Paradise Found - Rare and unique garden - Valley views - Outstanding Hills location
Over a period of 30 years the late G.D. Miller noted horticulturist and landscape architect, designed, planted and nurtured his personal cool-climate garden. Although some tending is now needed, this garden is truly a botanical treasure trove. With the huge array of traditional and unique plantings across 8923m2, it stands as a testament to his vision.
Built in the 1980's on the eastern slope, adjacent to the stone ruins of the original Ridge Cottage, the current home offers far reaching views across the valley and the ranges beyond. Timber-framed and clad, this comfortable home also provides the opportunity for modern enhancement and perhaps a second storey addition to maximise its great potential.
The home is full of light with lots a glass and positioned to take advantage of superb garden outlooks as well as the wonderful valley views. The main living area with high cathedral-style ceilings and glazed fernery is a delight.
Important additional features include:
* Private Hills setting only 20 minutes from the City.
* Attractive natural stone terracing and brick paving.
* Abundant water supply with bore, dam and 90,000L rainwater storage.
* Solar to grid system. (15 panels)
* Solar assisted hot water system.
* Cosy combustion heater
* 6m x 4m garage plus carport.
Being offered as a consequence of the Estate of the late G.D. Miller, this unique property presents a once in a lifetime opportunity.
VENDORS STATEMENT - Please Note: The Vendors Statement will be available for inspection at the agent's office three business days before the auction and at the auction site at least 30 minutes before the auction.