The homestead is sited overlooking the Brankeet Creek and borders the Strathbogie Ranges. It is specially designed to capture the sun in the winter and shaded outdoor living in the summer. A feature is the internal open courtyard that acts as a sun-trap and will allow the installation of a large child's swimming pool.
The large 6-bedroom home was built circa 2007 on the site of a log cabin dating back to the 1890's. The two Cherry Plum trees to the east of the house are around 125 years old. The enclosed building area is 362 sqm with a near fully surrounding verandah having an additional area of 176 sqm.
The House has some special features including fully insulated including under floor warm in the winter, cool in the summer. Insulated Glass windows & doors, installed ducted vacuum cleaner system, programmable central heating system based on a wood-fired boiler with hydronic coils in every room. Abundant hot water utilising a solar system in the summer and the wood fired system in the winter. Abundant fresh water. Installed popup sprinkler system in the lawn area to the North and West of the house. Large floored storage area in the roof space, with access via a fold down stairway. Internet access in all main rooms.