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This comfortable island home has elevated water views across beautiful Great Bay and just shy of an acre is less than a fifteen-minute-drive from the ferry at Roberts Point. This is a wonderful location to live or holiday with Hobarts city centre 25mins from Kettering, you're not too far to get away for a short break, or alternatively an easy commute to the city for work.
The design of the home has been thoughtfully planned to optimize the views and sunlight, north facing and slightly to the west. A standout feature is the large private timber deck that doubles as indoor/outdoor living via double glass sliders to the living/dining/kitchen and this is a perfect spot to enjoy Great Bay's magical sunsets!
The open plan living has a spacious feel with pine clad cathedral ceilings and features a Tassie Oak beam, a circular wood heater and stylish lighting. There is also reverse cycle air-conditioning and French Doors that open onto another undercover deck at the rear with a patio and private landscaped gardens.
The kitchen is custom cabinetry with granite benchtops and a generous worktop that also doubles as a breakfast bar or as an ideal entertaining space. Fully equipped with quality appliances and stainless-steel splashback, there is an electric Fisher & Paykel oven with gas cooktop and the convenience of a dishwasher and double sink along with plenty of cupboard space.
Twin bedrooms with 9ft ceilings act as private retreats at either end of the main living area. Both these bedroom wings also enjoy the glorious channel views and have their own access opening through glass sliders to the generous deck. These bedrooms are both filled with light and each have stylish bathrooms unique from the other. One bathroom has a bath and the other a marble vanity benchtop. They also have the convenience of good-sized walk-in wardrobes with ample storage.
The homes construction details a brick base and there is Tasmanian Oak timber flooring throughout as well as quality screens. All glass used in the construction of this home is double-glazed adding to the quality insulation.
A good-sized laundry also offers more storage with stylish metal shelving, an ironing made and easy direct access to the undercover patio.
The double car garage has a 2m x 7m remote-control door and has plenty of space for a workshop with shelving available for tools. Additionally there is an area with a deck, purpose designed for a caravan. This level and gravelled platform could also service a boat. Add to this a garden shed, wood storage-shed and the property is fully fenced with a solar remote entrance gate.
There is ample rainwater storage via 2x10,000L coupled tanks + an additional 24,000L tank with instant gas hot water.
This property is only a short walk from a stunning sandy & dog friendly beach that offers great swimming and surfing beaches are a five-minute drive. Also, within walking distance is the famous 'Bruny Island Cheese Co.' and 'Get Shucked Oysters'. These venues are perfect to enjoy lunch or a quality coffee. They also offer the delights of the island including boutique produce.
Add to all this, Bruny Island has 'world renown' National Park walks, iconic scenic landmarks and dramatic cliff formations along with breathtaking coastal scenery. Testimonials from visitors to the island have them enthralled by the activities and rejuvenated by the surroundings - not to mention itching to return!
This property has great potential as an accommodation business and there are on-island complete management options for establishing and running visitor accommodation that can be made available upon request.
If becoming part of a welcoming community of like-minded people with an appreciation for the natural world appeals, contact Laureen also an island resident about this highly sought-after destination and this wonderful property in its ideal and serene spot!
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.