Privately nestled at the foot of the Watagan Mountains, ‘Petrenha’ is a 225 acre (91ha) landholding offering resort-style living. Exuding a sense of sanctuary, it encompasses a main residence along with a series of outbuildings and landscaped grounds.

 

 

The estate offers wide and varied income-generating opportunities with scope to run cattle, the potential for organic farming, endless movie and television opportunities, replete with existing facilities for an onsite manager.  

 

 

 

Gazing out over the surrounding treescape, the main residence encompasses a versatile floor plan with up to three bedrooms and two bathrooms, including a superb master wing with a dressing room and ensuite.

 

 

 

Presided over by a towering timber-lined vaulted ceiling and skylight, the inviting living and dining space is warmed by an open fire. At the heart of the home lies a smart country style kitchen with a butler’s kitchen, thoughtfully designed for those who love to entertain.

 

 

Inspired by classic architecture, the interiors have a timeless elegance, enhanced by high ceilings, polished timber floorboards and solid timber joinery. Touches such as marble fireplaces, a window seat and heritage-style bathrooms add plenty of character.

 

 

More contemporary details include a utility room currently used as a gym, ducted air conditioning in all three residences, double garaging with internal access and additional triple garaging located by the manager’s quarters.

 

Adjacent to the main residence, a spacious one-bedroom guesthouse provides the perfect environment for visitors or teenagers, complete with generous entertaining space, a kitchen and ducted air conditioning.

 

 

Set amid the grounds just a short stroll away, a two-bedroom manager’s cottage is ideal for on-site staff. Framed by a traditional verandah, the fully self-contained residence offers ample living space with an open fireplace and ducted air conditioning. 

 

The beautifully landscaped, ambiently lit grounds are a distinct highlight, creating a wonderful environment for alfresco entertaining. Spend leisurely days lounging on the pergola-shaded terrace by the heated 20m pool, spa, dining pavilion and poolside gazebo.

 

Expansive lawns and beautifully manicured gardens provide plenty of space for the children to run free, while private bushland borders the property, ensuring ultimate privacy and seclusion. A billabong and lake also irrigate the gardens ensuring there is always an abundant source of water.

 

 

 

Perfect for equestrian enthusiasts with an 8 horse stable complex, all with day yards, a convenient adjacent tack room, WC and washroom. Generous agistment yards all with electric fencing, stable and direct watering system, a tidy set of cattle yards along with a number of fully fenced grazing paddocks.

 

A large machinery shed and adjoining workshop accommodate all of your farm machinery with ease.

 

An easy 1 hour 45 minute drive north of Sydney along the M1 Motorway, Martinsville is a diminutive township just 10 minutes from the village. Also 15 minutes to Morisset supermarkets and train station and an hour from the thriving centre of Newcastle.

 

Boating enthusiasts can enjoy access to the beautiful lake system just 30 minutes away, where you can sail or fish in the calm waterways, stand-up paddleboard and explore its picturesque inlets. There are endless hectares of pristine national parkland to explore, with tranquil bushwalks and picnicking spots.

 

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