A short drive from the ferry on Bruny Island this private property on over nine acres boasts a peaceful serenity. Secluded from the road is a cosy cottage hidden well within the property and in an exceptional natural bushland setting.
This relaxing location is set in a landscape that offers an abundance of bird species and wildlife. Daily sighting of Robins, Wrens, Quolls, Echidnas, Potoroos, Wallabies with even Butterflies needing a mention! Old gum trees and established grass trees can be admired along with the majestic Wedge-tailed Eagles that nest close by.
There are two established access driveways on Killora Road with road access from each side of the property and flat, easy to build potential house sights.
The existing cottage offers convenient accommodation with a newly installed grey water system, power connection with new electrical re-wiring and a large timber deck that is a great sunny space to share the unique beauty this property offers.
The cabin has had thoughtful renovations and is warmed by a wood fired heater with a living space opening through glass sliders onto the wrap around 'L' shaped deck, there is a loft bedroom and the bathroom includes a bath.
There are two garden sheds with concrete floors and a galvanised rain-water tank with 5000 litres of storage capacity, as well as a poly tank with an additional 1500 litres.
An efficient grey water system reticulates recycled water around the low maintenance natural gardens via a sprinkler with the large variety of native flora and fauna attracting the many bird species.
This homely place makes you feel you have escaped the world and yet is not too far from Hobart. There is nothing but the sound of birds and no direct neighbours. The 15 minute ferry trip is just a 20 minute drive and the property is also just a short stroll from the protected water's edge of Shelter Cove.
A feature of this property is that it backs onto crown land and the historically renown Quarantine Station ensuring its permanent privacy. This location would be an ideal permanent home, alternatively, the option for an established weekender is ready to enjoy.
Dennes Point, a short drive away is a friendly and welcoming community with a fantastic café and an impressive art and gift gallery. White sandy beaches with aqua clear water run the entire length of the village with endless coastal exploring and historic nature walks to be enjoyed!
Bruny Island is a stunning place and the island offers a wonderful lifestyle! Don't hesitate to ring Laureen, an island resident today!
Disclaimer: All information contained herein is gathered from sources we believe to be reliable. However we cannot guarantee its accuracy and interested persons should rely on their own enquiries.