“Pencoed” C1857 is set on 6962sqm title of significance, nestled on the hill overlooking the Warrnambool racecourse. Secluded in an established English Garden this grand historic homestead has been meticulously restored and renovated with breathtaking success. Combining historic grandeur harmoniously with a substantial contemporary north facing addition which includes lounge, dining, kitchen, and guest wing to achieve light and sun filled living. Clever use of glass expanses throughout the extension achieve absolute living perfection!
There are two main living areas each boasting their own distinct features. The contemporary living area which is architecturally sophisticated combines the family lounge with open fire, formal and informal dining areas, and open plan kitchen complete with butler's pantry. The room manifests Pencoed's most noteworthy feature, the endless, ever changing panorama of the surrounding English garden, accessed by french doors opening to a pergola and spectacular outdoor entertaining areas. The original living area which forms part of Pencoed's historic footprint is complete with lush carpet, welcoming open fireplace and overlooks the front garden. Heating and cooling systems are substantial throughout the home in addition to the homes two open fires.
The home has six bedrooms and a spacious study, the original rooms are renovated and presented with large feature windows and period features. The sixth bedroom, situated upstairs, is a wonderful guest wing complete with en suite and walk in robe, built-in desk and overlooks lush gardens below. The room is ideally suited for extended family or teenage retreat. Three bathrooms are all beautifully styled and present elegantly with neutral tiles and a bath is included in the family bathroom. Service areas are not to be overlooked with well-designed laundry, storage room in addition to the excellent storage which is a feature throughout the home.
Pencoed is nestled in a delightfully landscaped and secluded English garden which features a private oasis, encompassing grass expanses, tennis court and sheltered garden rooms to create the foundation for a tranquil and idyllic haven. Boxed hedge, avenues and mature English trees provide a botanic like garden setting, complemented with extensive Alistair Tune and Glen Knights blue stone walling. The feature rear pergola is covered with Boston Ivy and Wisteria. The driveway leads to garaging for three cars, workshop, toilet, and a free-standing single garage that could be utilized as required and are all well positioned within landscaped garden surrounds.
“Pencoed”, is located on the edge of Warrnambool's CBD and presents a rare opportunity to secure either your idyllic family home or fully realize your retirement aspirations.
Warrnambool is one of Victoria's fastest growing regional coastal cities, recognized as “Australia's most Liveable City” and boasts white sandy beaches, galleries, cafes, specialty shopping, University, TAFE and is the major regional service centre for the greater south west. Inspection will inspire and delight!!
For further details please contact:
Penny Adamson, Charles Stewart Real Estate - 0407 600 767
6,962 Square Mtr