Situated 25 minutes south of Ballarat, this beautiful loft home was in built 2006 on 5 extensively landscaped acres. Set looking towards State Forest reserve, the open plan living areas feature bay windows, high ceilings and polished hardwood floors to give a sense of space and light. Period leadlight doors sourced from a 1920s Melbourne home and solid Blackwood timber kitchen benches made by a local craftsman enhance the natural beauty of the home. A reverse cycle air conditioner and Osburn wood heater feature in the main living area. The home is surrounded by dry stone walls and slate paving, a large, established vegetable garden and enclosed orchard. The separate powered, insulated and plastered cottage is ideally suited to the artistic or craft minded person, or as a guest house. There is a lockup garage, carport space for three vehicles plus another two sheds at the rear of the property. Two fenced paddocks with dam, a complete firefighting system and several water tanks across the property make this the ideal buy. Don't miss this one!!