“ELANDIL” IS BEAUTIFULLY APPOINTED AND NESTLED IN 12.3 ACRES WITHIN YOUR OWN PRIVATE VALLEY.
Offers over $850,000
56 Underwoods Road NICHOLLS RIVULET TAS 7112
Elandil” is one of the most beautiful properties in the Huon Valley. Designed to be at peace with the heart and soul of the Nicholls Rivulet countryside, this impressively appointed home has been positioned to capture the sun and beautiful views. This two storey home has been built with excellent features, warmth, and living design in mind with textured internal walls and features myrtle ceilings and lounge room floor, sixteen solar panels connected to the grid. This massive four bedroom home has three bathrooms, office, and a separate accommodation section which would be ideal for your guests, or to run a Bed & Breakfast. The gourmet country style kitchen (Celery Top) with island bench and a gas/electric Smeg oven/stove. The sun room and the large dining room are adjacent on each side of the kitchen with convict brick feature walls, elegant dormers and hydronic wall panels and heated terracotta tiled floors creating a beautiful warm home. Four fireplaces and outside you have the choice of using your Bosch Hydronic Gas Boiler or the Italian Hydronic Wood Boiler which are connected to hydronic wall heaters and underfloor piping. The north facing windows and dormers ensure passive solar heating in winter to keep the home cosy and warm.The spacious lounge room with polished myrtle timber flooring has a wonderful ambience. Outside are paved walkways, gazebo, workshop, fruit trees, veggie patch, hot house, poly tunnel, espaliered fruit tree orchard, berries ( raspberries, strawberries, yosta, black and red currants ), grape and kiwi fruit vines and a chicken coop. The immediate house surrounds, orchard and veggie patch are fenced and partly netted. A winter creek ( Sculthorpes Creek ) runs through the entire property from its western boundary into Nicholls Rivulet, the eastern boundary. The eastern boundary line is “Old Title”, which is in the middle of the rivulet and with riparian rights. Approximately one and a half kilometres of your own private walking tracks, past cascades and man fern forests, with six bridges, dams and showpiece gardens, to top off this stunning property. Wildlife abounds, with UTAS using Elandil to trap Tasmanian Devils for microchipping and research. A resident platypus named Jerry is often seen in one of the dams or in Nicholls Rivulet. The bird life is outstanding. The closest school is coveted Peregrine School in Nicholls Rivulet.