“Luxury must be comfortable. Otherwise it is not luxury.”
– Coco Chanel
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Built in the 1850’s, the Lodge was originally the nurses quarters for the area. It has been lovingly restored and renovated retaining timber floors, original open fireplace and beautiful historic features while adding modern functionality and style. The main living room with soaring ceilings and exposed beams offers the perfect place to relax and unwind. Outside you can entertain in style on the deck or in the alfresco bar and bbq area or in front of the outdoor fireplace.
The Lodge contains four luxuriously appointed bedrooms, each with its own ensuite, all designed with unique antiques, vintage sideboards and leadlight French doors. The Lodge includes a well-appointed kitchen and laundry. There is a large home theatre with a 75-inch screen connected to Netflix, a vintage VHS movie collection, a huge book collection, board games and a Bluetooth music system.
The Heritage Homestead is one of the finest examples of Australian colonial architecture and craftsmanship, cleverly combined with modern conveniences and style. It epitomises elegant large estate living with its vast wrap around verandahs, grand high ceilings, and beautiful vintage finishes. Patterned cornice and artworks hanging on picture rails adorn every room, while the gorgeous polished Blue Gum timber floors grace the living areas creating a natural welcoming atmosphere.
The Homestead includes a grand family/ dining room designed for large gatherings with large slow combustion fireplace. The spacious formal lounge rooms have a grand but cosy atmosphere with a baby grand piano, extensive book collection, large TV’s, Bluetooth music system, board games and a huge open fireplace. Each bedroom has been furnished to provide every guest high-end luxury and comfort during their stay, as well as spectacular views of the magnificent gardens. The Homestead also contains a well-appointed gourmet kitchen and laundry, to make catering a joy during your stay.
If you require accommodation for more than 26 people, this can be organised if requested in advance (up to a maximum of 38 people). Please contact Mandy prior to your stay to enquire as to the options available for your group.