Ambleside Country Park, a picturesque Victorian 1880s fully renovated 3 bedroom country house that comfortably sleeps 7 guests. Top quality hotel quality linen, with warm comfortable feather & down doonas, plus additional blankets. Complete with a log burner fire in the Sitting room and wall mounted heaters in all rooms the property offers the perfect country getaway experience for your family or friends.
Up to date bathroom/toilets with classic cast iron deep claw bath and over head shower. Equipped kitchen package comprising of chinaware, cookware, cutlery, glassware, dishwasher, washing machine, ironing board and iron. DVD, WI FI internet, Flat screen TV, Georgian antique furniture and comfortable sofas and arm chairs.
Master Bedroom: 1 king size bed.
Bedroom Two: 1 Queen size bed.
Bedroom Three: 2 king-single beds (can be combined).
Bedroom Three: 1 single sofa bed.
Main Bathroom: Twin basins, Clawfoot bath, Shower, Toilet.
Powder room: Wall hand basin, toilet.
Situated in 2 acres of mixed Australian-English gardens; with heritage listed ancient trees, fruit orchard, gums, woodland and lawns, being private and tranquil but with neighbours nearby so not isolated. Native birds, (including kookaburras) wildlife (kangaroos, koalas) are in area as the property is situated near the Wombat State Forest.
Children and Pet friendly, with secure gated zones on the verandah when required. Large playhouse with swings and slide for children.
Ideal getaway for couples, singles and families, groups as Ambleside has an abundance of areas for everyone to find your own space.
Local Blackwood township is only 4 minutes stroll, with the historic and longest running pub in Victoria "The Blackwood Hotel". Blackwood also has the superb and renowned "The Blackwood Merchant" a fully licensed cosmopolitan cafe and restaurant providing delicious food. The local general store stocks antique/bric-a-brac and a selection of grocery items. Local attractions: Mineral Springs, bush walks, nurseries with rare plants (Garden of St.Erth, Frogmore Gardens), wineries and spas. Local Blackwood tennis courts also nearby to the property.
Location: 1 hr from Melbourne via Western Freeway, 10 minutes from Trentham, 30 minutes from Daylesford, Woodend, Kyneton. Blackwood is an early Victorian gold mining town. Beautiful gardens, bush walks and Mineral Springs. Wildlife such as wombats, kangaroos, native birds including kookaburras.Get the full listing »