Sandstone Victorian Mansion - 15 Main rooms - Expansive living & entertaining areas of some 773sqm approx - 5 King-sized bedrooms + a self contained upstairs wing - 4 Impressive living spaces - Library - 6 Bathrooms - Tasting room/cellar - Infinity heated pool & spa - 46 Productive income producing acres - 3ac Vineyard - Commercial 1,440sqm shed complex providing income or secure garaging for 60+ cars - Park-like grounds - 1.5km approx of river frontage and Horse facilities.
An intoxicating opportunity to enjoy a Hills Lifestyle Estate of epic proportions with endless business potential.
"Warrakilla" is undoubtedly one of South Australia's most impressive landmark Adelaide Hills Estates, proudly nestled amid parklike grounds & fertile paddocks representing an unsurpassed private lifestyle or business opportunity.
Steeped in history being the former summer residence of the late Surveyor General - George Goyder as well as a resting station for Cobb & Co between Adelaide & Strathalbyn. This grand residence comprises formal & informal living, library & cellar, up to 6 double bedrooms & 6 bathrooms with each room beautifully proportioned. This is a surprisingly practical floorplan ideal for modern family life yet never losing sight of its origins & history.
Expansive but inclusive "Warrakilla" still feels & functions as a wonderful family home with the added luxury of under-floor heating, floor to ceiling marble, rich timber floors, soaring 5m ceilings approx, bay windows & expansive glass.
Devine outdoor entertaining options conjure grand garden parties around the elevated dance floor or pool parties by the exquisite 15m Infinity pool & spa - you can delight in the options here.
With spectacular views over the 3ac Sauvignon Blanc Vineyard & across the fertile paddocks to the ranges beyond, this is privacy & serenity at its best.
Diverse opportunity abounds for income generation with a 1,440sqm commercial shed complex containing board room, office & staff facilities. This was previously approved as a Winery & Cellar Door but is currently utilised as a commercial packing shed & farm gate sales - equally exciting for the car enthusiast with room for 60+ vehicles under 1 roof. With its separate access road, the privacy to the homestead is assured without impacting on your lifestyle.
The productive land + water lic offers plenty of scope for many agricultural pursuits while you get to enjoy the outdoors - motorbikes, fishing, kayaking, the horse lover will be pleased with post and rail fencing, stables & arena.
A luxurious blend of history & modern convenience "Warrakilla" is the ultimate lifestyle - fresh country air, plenty of space & with the bonus of income. Endless opportunity for business & pleasure.
"Warrakilla" at a Glance;
Historic C.1842 15 Room Sandstone Mansion in magnificent condition
Half way rest stop, originally the Wheatsheaf Inn for Cobb and Co back in 1840's between Adelaide and Strathalbyn. Country Estate for Surveyor General - George Goyder
Splendid light filled formal rooms, bay windows with rich timber floors & expansive marble mantels, reception hall entrance & cellar with tasting room
Double kitchen equipped to keep even the demanding Chef smiling with impressive Calcutta Marble kitchen bench, cabinetry from milled timber harvested from the property, large cook's pantry, Belling Richmond Range cooker includes 2 ovens, grill, warming drawer & gas hotplates + Miele 900m oven, 6 Miele electric hotplates & Miele dishwasher
Extensive under-floor heating, 2 open fireplaces with marble mantles, 3 slow combustion heaters, air-conditioning, electric wall heaters & radiators
Security systems & automatic gate entrance with keypad & remote access
Luxury 15m x 5m heated Infinity pool & spa tiled with piazza glass mosaic tiles.
Mains power, 3 phase power, 1 x 50kva generator as backup
Income producing 3ac of Sav Blanc 18 year old vines, fully irrigated computerised & zoned
Approx. 9 acres set up for strawberry growing or ideal for other horticultural pursuits or further vineyard development + boysenberry, raspberry & blackberry tunnels
Commercial fully lockable shedding complex with 1,440sqm approx under main roof, concrete floor, 3 phase power & lighting - Includes office & boardroom, staff kitchenette & toilet facilities - currently utilised as a commercial packing shed (cool rooms & refrigerated panels available by negotiation) Previously a Winery and Cellar Door & also perfect for the car enthusiast/collector with room for 60+ cars. Complete with security cameras inside & out & 125KVA generator.
Horse facilities of Arena, small cross-country course, stables, post & rail fencing.
1.5km of river frontage
Paddocks for hay cutting or stock, orchard, veggie patch, chic...
Michelle (Xinying) Yao
0430 982 406
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