With stunning views and direct access to lake Esmond this home enjoys an unrivalled location rarely found and much sought after. From your elevated rear outdoor entertaining area and pergola you will appreciate the stunning bush and water views setting as well as being able to walk directly to the lake from your private rear gate and stroll around the lake itself or enjoy other boating or recreational activities. A truly sensational setting. The house itself is the pinnacle of luxury living. Inside you will discover a grand formal entry and spacious formal dining room. The chefs kitchen boats stone bench tops, s/steel appliances and WIP. The informal living and meals area is all open plan and there is a feature gas log fire in the living area. Just off the dining is a wonderful rumpus or theatre room with huge storage. There is also a downstairs study with BIR's. Upstairs is a grand master bedroom with stunning en-suite and BIR. There are three further bedrooms all with BIR's as well as an upstairs living area with balcony to take in the lake view. The main bathroom has a shower and separate spa bath. The home is centrally heated and cooled, has a zoned security system as well as handy camera intercom. Outside is an amazing tennis/basketball court great for the kids as well as expansive decking and a glorious pergola ideal for outdoor entertaining and gazing towards the lake. In addition to the DLUG with direct internal access there is also a large shed with light and power ideal as a workshop and providing great storage to recreational gear. This magnificent lifestyle property, only minutes to the Ballarat CBD in a popular locale and offers a genuinely unique opportunity.