Ashwood is the quintessential country farmlet – the historic weatherboard cottage, 7.28ha of prime agricultural land, views toward the Tamar and nearby mountains – all in the centre of the Tamar Valley. Suitable as a weekend retreat, permanent home or your next dream venture – at Ashwood, the hard work has been done.
Built in 1902, Ashwood has all the charm associated with the period – deep verandahs, pitched roof, brick chimneys, cottage garden, central door and sash windows. The cottage is surprisingly large and spacious – comprising f a large lounge, dining area and beautiful and characterful country kitchen. There are 2 bedrooms, including the huge master bedroom with WIR and ensuite, second bedroom, separate laundry and abundant storage areas. The cottage has 2 wood heaters, a split system, is fully insulated and has been rewired. The charm is enhanced with fire mantles, tongue-in-groove pine ceilings, polished blackwood, myrtle and Oregon flooring and dado panelling.
The land is equally impressive. There are several paddocks all with new fencing, shelter belts and stock yards. The land has been sewn to pasture and is perfect for horses, viticulture or horticultural pursuits. The property is drought proof with 3 large dams – one spring fed – good rainfall and irrigation.
There are several sheds in excellent conditions including a double garage (8×6), machine shed (12×7), studio (6×3.8),workshop and a number of smaller sundry sheds.
Ashwood is perfectly positioned in one of the world’s best wine and food regions – The Tamar Valley Wine Region. Within 2kms. are the well known wineries – Iron Pot Bay, Holm Oak and Waterton Hall. Lavender House Perfumery and Tamar Valley Organics are within walking distance. Nearby are the townships of Beaconsfield – 7 mins, Beauty Point – 10 mins, the City of Launceston – 30 minutes and the Launceston Airport 40 minutes away.
This is an affordable family home on 18 prime acres in one of Tasmania’s important wine and gourmet produce regions.
For any further information or to arrange an inspection, please contact Dominic Romeo on – 0438 500 277