Prestige Property: 43 Franklin Road, Portsea, VIC
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Prestige Property: 43 Franklin Road, Portsea, VIC

An expansive pile near Portsea’s best.

By Terry Christodoulou
Fri, Nov 5, 2021Grey Clock < 1 min

Set within serene established gardens over 3725sqm comes this lovingly maintained family estate on the doorstep of Portsea’s scenic village, foreshore, and pier.

Inside the 5-bedroom, 5-bathroom, 3-car garage residence is two separate wings with multiple formal and informal living areas that envelope the central poolside entertaining zone.

Here, a picture window frames the open living and dining room whilst the formal living area and dining room with open fireplace is adjacent to a timber panelled bar room complete with leafy green outlooks.

Designed for effortless entertaining the deluxe kitchen is a salient figure in the home – seamlessly connecting to the outdoors where the sun-drenched entertaining area offers space to relax overlooking the solar-heated swimming pool and championship sized tennis court.

Of the accommodation, two master suites flank the central living zones – each with ensuite and walk-through dressing rooms. A further three bedrooms, each of which arriving with ensuite complete the accommodation.

Elsewhere the home offers a carport for three cars, while the gardens feature built-in irrigation.

The listing is with The Peninsula Sotheby’s International Realty’s Rob Curtain (+61 418 310 870) or $8-$8.8 million; melbournesothebysrealty.com

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Treechangers seeking a home and income should take note of this west coast property in picturesque Pickering Brook in the Perth Hills, which comes with its own live-in residents.

Known as ‘the Margaret River of the Hills’ the area boasts stunning bushland while being just 30 minutes from all the amenity Perth has to offer.

With eight bedrooms and 10 bathrooms, this property is a home and business, operating as a thriving day spa, Hidden Valley Eco Lodges and Day Spa.

The private main residence is made of rammed earth for thermal comfort and has three bedrooms, luxurious bathroom and a large open plan living area. A private jacuzzi on the spacious entertaining deck is the perfect spot for enjoying beautiful bushland views at the end of a long day.

For day spa guests, there are four deluxe spa treatment rooms serviced by qualified staff, a reception area and lounge plus a commercial kitchen. Overnight guests can choose from five lodges with fully equipped kitchen and heated jacuzzi. As a going concern with a consistently high annual turnover, it’s a unique opportunity for the right buyer.

Set over 5.46ha, the property is also home to a very special group of residents: a small herd of alpacas, which are included in the sale.

Price guide: $6.5 million

Inspection: By expression of interest

Agent: Susanne Broido, The Agency 0499 770 237