5 John Street, Beechworth
SUPERB LIFESTYLE OPPORTUNITY
For Sale - $975,000
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.|
Situated in a sought-after central location only a short stroll to the heart of all the popular Beechworth cafes, restaurants, shops, attractions and conveniences Barnsley House has long been recognised as one of the regions finest and most welcoming Victorian era homes. The famous Rail Trail, Lake Sambell and Chinese Gardens, along with the bowls club and swimming pool are also only a short walk away.
With a commanding street frontage Barnsley House was built circa 1859 during the height of the Beechworth gold rush and was fully restored and extended in 1997. Today it is surrounded by extensive established gardens and water features on a generous allotment of approx. 1600sqm.
This stunning property, featuring five guest bedrooms, has operated as one of the region's leading bed and breakfasts for the past 20 years. Each bedroom is carpeted and includes a private ensuite and undercover sitting area from which to enjoy the tranquil gardens. Reverse-cycle air-conditioning is installed in each of the guest bedrooms and open fire places feature in three. There is a spacious central lounge with reverse-cycle air-conditioning and an open fire place.
The wide central hallway leads to the large open-plan kitchen which is complete with Ilve oven, gas cooktop, dishwasher, central island bench with granite top, excellent storage and an adjacent dining area. The welcoming sun-filled conservatory is an iconic feature of this home and is ideally positioned to overlook and access the lush established gardens.
High, timber-lined ceilings are featured throughout the original house and there are extensive period features, including, but certainly not limited to: original window awnings, etched glass, solid timber doors and polished Baltic floors.
This property also includes a modern self-contained wing with a separate bathroom and kitchen with gas cook top, electric oven and access to a private garden. There is also a comfortable lounge and study.
If you are looking for a superb country tree-change lifestyle with income in one of Victoria's most popular regional towns then Barnsley House is sure to tick plenty of boxes.
For more information or to arrange an inspection contact Jamie Horne on 0438 280 867