Offered for sale by agent Naish Stormon of LJ Hooker Gungahlin, 6 Glover Drive, Yass is a magnificent home nestled in the very desirable Southern Tablelands of NSW.
Listed at $1.5 million, this marvellous mansion on 2 hectares, has six bedrooms and three bathrooms, a separate lockable garage, and its own private driving range.
The property is named ‘New Hope’, and it is a true country manor, an idyllic and safe haven, protected from the outside world.
Agent Naish Stormon describes the property as “a sophisticated and stunning six-bedroom mansion with 360-degree views over a beautiful valley”.
The property exudes prestige. From the spacious parents’ retreat on the first floor to the large and separate triple garage, the layout and structure provides elegance and quality, comfort and convenience.
The parents’ retreat is a large and light space on the first floor. This spacious adult hideaway comprises an impressive double-sized bedroom, a large ensuite and a dressing room, all with north-facing windows. This level of the home also has ample space to further expand.
A guest suite on the ground floor, complete with ensuite, provides a luxury space for visitors to your highlands estate. With built-in robes, and lush carpet, this suite is conveniently situated away from the other ground floor bedrooms.
There are four other large bedrooms on this level together in their own wing, with an expansive family bathroom and a separate vanity or powder room. These rooms are light, well insulated and, of course, comfortable, thanks to the ducted heating which warms the home.
A rumpus room is located in the heart of the surrounding four bedrooms.
The light and roomy kitchen features a large gas range, beautiful bench-tops and soft-close cabinetry. There is ample pantry storage and cupboard space, a dishwasher and a large fridge space.
This sunny hub adjoins a breakfast and family dining area, with room enough for gathering a dozen family and friends, opening out onto a grand patio and alfresco entertaining area.
A double formal lounge/dining area is perfect for large gatherings and entertaining for the whole family. With its blackbutt floorboards gleaming, chandeliers glowing, and views across the valley, the room is a delight to entertain in.
This area also leads out onto the verandah and outdoor pavilion, and there is space and amenity for all the family to study, work, relax or play.
This comfortable home has quality floor coverings throughout. Well sourced and lavish tiles, lush carpets and blackbutt hardwood floorboards are underfoot.
Beautiful chandeliers and elegant lighting adorn most rooms, with intricate ceiling roses in many.
Your inside climate is controlled by ducted gas heating and effective insulation. Your hot water is delivered via a gas continuous supply system.
Outside, the extensive grounds are landscaped and include a circular drive and golf driving range, and fabulous outdoor entertaining area.
A free school bus to local schools collects primary school pupils from the front gate. Free buses to Canberra schools stop on Yass Valley Way, a short and safe walk from the front gate.
Yass itself sits on the lovely Yass River, a tributary of the Murrumbidgee, in the heart of prime agricultural lands.
Once noted for its high-quality wool and merino studs, over the past 30 years the area around Yass has expanded its renown to become increasingly known for its vineyards and great produce.
Yass itself is a quiet town with a broad main street, attractive parks, handsome historic buildings and relaxed ambiance, all less than one hour from Canberra.
In Yass township, you can taste your way around excellent cafes, wine bars and restaurants. The ‘Canberra District’ wine region is named after the nearby capital and you’ll find plenty of world-class cellar doors.
This home presents a unique opportunity to own a contemporary country estate, in a vibrant and well-resourced town, close to Canberra.
The name, New Hope, encapsulates this property perfectly. With privacy and security, it’s a tranquil haven from the outside world.