5 John Street, Beechworth
Your Own Escape to the Country Opportunity
For Sale - $849,000
6 beds | 6 baths | 6 cars
- Open by Appointment
Agent Contact Details
Indigo Real Estate
29B Camp Street,
Beechworth, VIC 3747
|Land Size:||1600m² approx.|
A luxurious, warm and charming home, in a prime central Beechworth location, the iconic and much loved Barnsley House epitomises the local lifestyle and is steeped in decades of history. Currently configured to offer six bedrooms, six bathrooms and two generous living areas, this home is located on a spacious allotment of approx. 1,600sqm. It presents multiple opportunities as a home or business.
This stunning country home is offered as the residence only or with the opportunity to also purchase the business and continue one of the region's leading bed and breakfasts.
In a sought-after central location only a short walk to the heart of Beechworth and all the popular cafes, restaurants, shops, attractions and conveniences this home has long been recognised as one of the regions finest and most welcoming Victorian era residences. The popular Rail Trail, Lake Sambell, Chinese Gardens, local Bowls & Croquet Clubs, Swimming Pool, Wallace Park and Spring Creek are all nearby.
With one of Beechworth's finest street frontages circa 1859 this home was fully renovated, restored and extended in 1997. Today it is surrounded by established manicured gardens, water features and is a genuine escape to the country opportunity.
Barnsley House boasts a wide, welcoming central hallway, spacious open-plan kitchen complete with Ilve oven, gas cooktop, dishwasher, central island bench with granite top, excellent storage and an adjacent dining area. The stunning sun-filled conservatory is an iconic feature of this home and is ideally positioned to overlook and access the lush established gardens.
The five guest bedrooms each feature a private ensuite, reverse cycle air-conditioning and an outside sitting area from which to enjoy the tranquil gardens. Open fireplaces feature in three bedrooms. There is a spacious central lounge with reverse-cycle air-conditioning and an open fireplace.
The separate and modern self-contained unit / granny flat features a queen-size bedroom, separate bathroom, kitchen with gas cooktop, electric oven and access to the private and fully fenced gardens. There is also a comfortable lounge and separate study. All with independent access. Currently used as the managers residence this private wing could also be used as holiday accommodation.
If you are looking for a superb country home and to enjoy our wonderful regional lifestyle in one of Victoria's most popular regional towns then this home is sure to tick plenty of boxes