Aldebaran is a beautifully maintained 12.6 acre property situated at the end of a quiet court ans backs onto a natural bush setting. This is a craftsman built mud brick home is off the grid and features exposed timber ceilings and beams.
At the centre of the home is the large open plan living and meals area with cathedral ceilings, wood heater, stone feature wall, skylight, ceilings fans and glass sliding door opening out to the front verandah and garden. The large renovated kitchen has gas cooking, stainless steel rangehood, tiled splash back, ample storage, large corner pantry and slate floors. The home features two bedrooms both with built in robes, the large third bedroom doubles as a second living area and/or study and could be divided into two rooms with little trouble. The large bathroom features shower, toilet and beautiful stand alone bath and skylight. This off grid home is services by a 2.5 KW solar system with new storage batteries, backup generator (no mains power connected), bottle gas and five rain water tanks totalling 15,000 Gallons (56,000 Lt).
Outside the home has a double carport, established gardens, orchard and chicken coop. A timber deck overlooking one of the two dams on the property, making the deck ideal for year round entertaining. A brick path leads to a beautiful garden filled with succulents and cactuses. Other improvements to the property include a 9m X 5m shed with concrete floor, water, toilet and power supplied by an additional 1.5KW solar power system. The large 14m X 5m machinery shed is divided into three sections with a loft, insulated storage shed, shade house and wood shed. The property also has approximately 200 Shiraz grape vines with dripper system.
This home is nestled in a beautiful natural environment in a private location, less then 5km’s to the Heathcote Township. The property has an abundance of bird and wild life and a bush walking track at your back door.