The records say 1925, but the history books tell us it originates from 1890, if you are fascinated by history then this property has seen many lives. Original owner Bill Sinkinson lived here with his family and turned part of the property into the general store to sell his local produce. You can find this property listed on the Mount Torrens Heritage trail and follow the link to a mass of intriguing information.
With wineries on your door step and to get out in the fresh air of the Adelaide Hills and still only being a 45 minute drive to the Adelaide CBD, then this is the property for you.
-- Impressive high ceilings, picture rails, sash windows and deep skirting boards and Reverse cycle air conditioning throughout.
-- Enormous light-filled living room with slow-combustion fireplace and immaculate pine flooring
-- Stunning separate formal dining room with open fireplace
-- Five-star country-style kitchen with freestanding five-burner gas stove plus dishwasher
-- Chic modern main bathroom with spa bath, large shower, separate toilet and double vanity
-- Carpet and fireplaces to master, second and third bedrooms; built-in robe to master
-- Large external teenager's retreat, guest accommodation or home office with independent entry
-- Charming covered entertainer's patio with cafe blinds; manicured gardens on large allotment
-- Well-equipped external laundry off entertainer's patio, plus separate second guest toilet
-- Generous workshop plus wood shed; parking for two cars in double carport and side access
Enter via the charming wrap-around front verandah and through the front door that features charming lead lighting design.
The carpeted master and second bedrooms - both with cast iron fireplaces - are privately located at the front of the home off the entry hall.
The entry hall continues past the formal dining room and third bedroom - also both with fireplaces - and into the beautifully renovated five-star kitchen with meals area.
The gourmet chef's kitchen features glass splashbacks, premium European stainless steel appliances, gas cooking, large corner pantry, quality country-style cabinetry and a skylight and down lights.
The kitchen opens into the enormous living room that immediately impresses with pine flooring, slow-combustion wood fireplace, and picturesque outlook through huge feature windows.
The living room opens to a side verandah and onto the main alfresco patio that features a charming timber-lined ceiling and cafe blinds.