55 Old Mount Barker Road
4 3 4
55 Old Mount Barker Road
4 3 4
For sale
For sale
Inspection times
12:45PM - 01:15PM, Saturday 28 March

‘Martinmas’; the Pauline Hurren designed homestead born to whoo a crowd with pool, spa, court and one spectacular view…

A sweeping ‘Australiana’ view like this on just shy of four acres deserves a home like this: particularly a timeless mix of multiple living zones, each pieced together by none other than revered architect Pauline Hurren – all perfectly placed just 15-minutes from Burnside Village…

Welcome to ‘Martinmas’ (translation: Indian summer); the crowd-pleasing Hills homestead that parties like it soothes the soul on a bore-fed parcel with pool, spa, steam room, sauna, pool house and a synthetic tennis court.

It’s no surprise Pauline decided to perch this 4-5-bedroom home near the highest point of the property, paving the way for a rural, gum-studded outlook that makes any gas heated swim, long soak or epic 3-setter an utter privilege.

The view isn’t lost on the deck and alfresco pavilion/games room that can be closed off from the elements just as swiftly as you can find refuge in the self-contained pool house – perfect for weekend guests or pesky teens eager for independence.

Rugged render, brick quoins and timber-framed windows and French doors form the timeless face of a home with a wing for every mood and occasion across one very flexible floorplan.

Despite its obvious formal sensibilities, it’s a home that puts a premium on those casual, family-centric moments – best served in the bay-windowed family room boasting timber-clad ceilings, stone floors, wood burning fireplace, instant access to that games room/pavilion, and a big piece of that view.

With beech joinery, hard-wearing stainless steel tops, two ovens, walk-in pantry and a servery to the games room; the main kitchen will cook and cater for the pool parties and milestone birthday bashes to come. Martinmas was simply made for it.

More reasons why we love this home:

– Solid double garage and double carport
– Electronic gated entry
– Rear property access
– Ducted reverse cycle heating and cooling
– Flexible floorplan – with formal and casual zones, study and kids’ wing
– Kitchenette, solid timber floors, and bathroom to pool house/retreat
– Gas heating to pool and spa
– Fully alarmed
– Walk-in pantry, new induction cooktop and plenty of storage space to kitchen
– Orchard
– Spa bath and travertine tiling to master’s ensuite
– Beautifully presented gardens with rolling lawns and open spaces
– Automatic sprinkler system and high quality bore
– Ornate ceilings and fireplaces throughout
– Rainwater tanks plumbed to the house – can be switched to mains
– Lighting to tennis court
– Less than a minute drive from the heart of Stirling

CT / 5404/829
Council / City of Adelaide Hills
Zoning / W(PP)’2
Built / 1984
Land / 14080m2
Council Rates / $5603.55pa
SA Water / $75.40pq
ES Levy / $371.85pa
School Zones / Crafers P.S, Heathfield P.S, Aldgate P.S, Bridgewater P.S, Heathfield H.S, Urrbrae Agricultural H.S, Oakbank Area School

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