Named after a group of small islands in a bend in the Yarra and referred to by the locals as â??The Bendâ??, The Bend Of Islands delivers a uniquely tranquil, nature focused existence just 30 kâ??s from the CBD.
Set on 18.2acres (approx.) you can swap the hustle and hassle of today with a much more relaxed way of life in this marvellous mudbrick home. Perfect for everyday living, it holds just as much appeal for those looking for the ideal space to enjoy weekends or to satisfy a growing Air Bâ??nâ??B market.
Passionately owner built to a very high standard, bespoke leadlight windows, Murray Cyprus lined cathedral ceilings, floors of glossy Brushbox and slate and clerestory windows complementing floor to ceiling windows that allow the outside in, all come together in a versatile flexible interior delivering space for everyoneâ?¦and everything they want to do.
Formal living with a woodfire heater is complemented by a versatile casual living zone and a generously proportioned family living meals. Opening to a paved alfresco area with a treed outlook, it includes a solid timber kitchen with a multi-oven woodfire stove, which runs the hydronic heating, the hot water and cooks the Sunday roast! Two ground floor bedrooms are served by a bathroom with clawfoot bath, while the main bedroom with a huge retreat and ensuite enjoys the privacy and privilege of its own level.
An easy commute to Eltham, Diamond Creek and Yarra Glen, this is an increasingly rare opportunity to enjoy an exceptionally rare lifestyle!
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