$1,250,000-$1,300,000

954 FORKTREE ROAD, Carrickalinga, SA 5204


A truly unique offering - Forktree Homestead Circa 1952

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A once in a lifetime opportunity to purchase a piece of paradise on the South Coast. Forktree Homestead is located on 5873m2 of land on Forktree Rd. This magnificent property has been fully renovated and extended with the original features and a true appreciation of the historical nature of the home taken into consideration. Between 5-6 bedrooms and three bathrooms. Property features are as follows:
• Great sea views from both levels to Normanville, Lady Bay and Carrickalinga.
• Master suite extension that captures amazing sea and rural views, an open fire study/retreat area, full dressing room with built in storage and solid timber floors. The open bathroom is just incredible with a standalone bath, full screen-less shower and floating timber vanity.
• The southern wing has a formal lounge or 5th bedroom with combustion fireplace, carpet and ceiling fan. Bedroom 4 is king size plus with timber ceiling fan and carpet. Bedroom 3 is also king size, has a timber ceiling fan, feature wall and external access. All have 10ft ceilings and are traditional in presentation. Servicing these rooms is a fully renovated bathroom with open shower toilet and floating timber top vanity.
• Large formal lounge room and formal dining room both with ornate ceilings and fireplaces.
• The open plan family and kitchen area has a large combustion heater, is tiled throughout and has cathedral ceilings at above 5m.
• There is a huge chef's kitchen with stainless splash backs and work tops, solid timber bamboo kitchen cupboards, quality fixtures and fittings with Gaggenau and Miele appliances.
• New laundry with bamboo cupboards and stainless-steel counter tops.
• Large linen storage and cloakroom. Rear porch for boot storage.
• Loft extension with balcony, that provides study plus bedroom area and bathroom also with loft storage which has the potential to be converted into 2 extra bedrooms.
• New solid wood doors throughout. All new plumbing and electrics. Solar hot water system.
• New windows throughout the home, all double glazed, opening windows and doors all fully screened.
• Open fireplaces, wood burning fires and reverse cycle A/C upstairs and family room.
• A separate art studio, gymnasium or games room.
• Large steel framed 9 x 12m 3 bay shed with 3 full height roller doors.
• Renovated garden shed and potting shed, plus raised beds, children's playground.
• Ample water storage, main feeder tank being an underground lined concrete tank. Total Rainwater of 128,000lts.
• Fully fenced, plus a fully fenced pet yard. Extensive planting and landscaping including gabion retaining walls plus raised veggie garden beds.
• Rear hard stand parking area with more stone gabion retaining walls and large rear entertaining area.
• A huge flat grassed area (old tennis court) perfect for family games, etc with a small lockable storage shed and children's playground.
• Stacking sliding doors give access to the front patio and fire pit area, ideal for outdoor dining and taking in the glorious sunsets and sea views.

The home offers potential as a large family property for one or more extended families, a truly unique boutique hotel or bed and breakfast/Air BnB or even a quirky stylish holiday apartment complex, the choice is yours. Quality and an amazingly high attention to detail with a perfect balance of old and new have been taken into consideration.

PROPERTY FEATURES

  • Air Conditioning
  • Garden
  • Secure Parking
  • Polished Timber Floor
  • Formal Lounge
  • Separate Dining
  • Terrace/Balcony

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