Rammed Earth Rural Retreat.
Rammed earth rural retreat.
A rustic character rammed earth house on a 1.7 hectare property. Located 11km from the Valley of the Giants tourist site, the property is on the school bus and mail route.
The immediate area attractions are the Frankland River, Conspicuous & Peaceful Bay Beaches and Walpole Nornalup National Park.
The broader area includes – Walpole Nornalup, Mt Frankland & D’Entrecasteaux National Parks with their forests, rivers, inlets & beaches.
The 270m2 house has large windows that provide forest views. The second storey is timber and the house features exposed hardwood beams, trusses and ceilings. There are three bedrooms and one bathroom, with a loft/fourth bedroom and large open plan living areas. The kitchen has locally crafted hardwood furniture and gas for cooking. There is a wine cellar of 10m2.
The passive solar design includes a large attached glass house/sunroom on the northern aspect, which is ideal for winter. There is solar hot water heating and a wood fireplace.
A large two car shed next to the house is 93m2 and has an attached 20m2 room ideal as a guest room, studio or office. A second 20m2 shed provides extra car/boat/trailer storage. There are two large water tanks and a well.
The site is the historic former school for the Group Settlement 138 and is a rare small (1.7ha, 4.2 acres) property amongst larger farms, in an undulating attractive rural area. It would suit an artist/craftsperson as a quiet secluded rural retreat.
90% of the property is mixed forest including rare yellow tingle trees. The remainder is grassed, with a garden and orchard area.
- 4 bed
- 1 bath
- 2 Parking Spaces
- 2 Carport