Tightly held Rural waterfront Estate, first time available in 25 years
Unequivocally in a class of its own, a river-side sanctuary of immense significance and appeal
Poised on an absolutely beautiful 35 acres of north facing river frontage, ‘Lambourne Estate’ is unquestionably one of the most significant rural estate , secluded yet just an easy, relaxed 1 hour drive (approx.) to Sydney’s CBD.
The welcome is idyllic with the picture perfect home positioned on a property highpoint and accessed via a long driveway past established groves of trees and 6 magnificent rolling paddocks framed in white post and rail fencing. The comprehensive holding includes a charming main residence, substantial guest house, boating facilities, a full sized tennis court, machinery shed and expansive arable land that is ideal for equestrian pursuits. Featuring Olympic size dressage arena, stables and a round yard.
Enjoy complete privacy and seclusion, combining the joys of country living with a sought after water-side lifestyle. The property boasts six secure paddocks with an array of farm animals in residence enjoying amenity that makes it the perfect for rural living.
A pumping system is in place to allow irrigation of the land from the river; bore water is also to be found on the estate.
Mindful of the pristine beauty, the home has been designed to maximise the northerly aspect and picturesque vistas over the grounds and the Hawkesbury River that calmly winds around 1.3km of its boundary. Enjoyment of the great outdoors is forefront of mind with expansive decks, a stunning pool which cantilevers over the site and a pontoon plus private boat ramp for when the days are warm and water fun is on the agenda.
Family warmth and relaxed comfort
The superbly presented main homestead is full of charm designed for a relaxed family, yet luxurious lifestyle of comfort and warmth. The expansive floor plan spans over a substantial single level featuring a vast family room with large stone framed wood burning fireplace, large dining area that merges with the well-appointed stainless topped chef’s kitchen and sweeping games/billiard room. Expansive decks and verandahs wrap around the home connecting it seamlessly from the indoors to the outdoors.
Generously scaled rooms are flooded with natural light and inviting at all times of the year. The residence is a natural entertainer with many spots on the deep covered decks perfect for alfresco enjoyment plus a covered cabana positioned by the tennis court, a garden deck with sublime views and expansive entertainer’s decking adjoining the home and overlooking the pool to the stunning river.
The main homestead features six superb bedroom suites plus a separate home office. There are various options for the master including a completely private wing with robes and an ensuite. The home easily deals with the needs of a large or extended family or makes a wonderful residence for those who enjoy multiple guests. The property includes a large and separate four bedroom, two and a half bathroom guest house with sublime views and an abundance of charm in its own right.
A special place to call home
Further appeal is added by the beautiful grounds with 6 rolling lush paddocks, carefully placed mature trees including flowering Jacarandas, established orchard trees, completely arable land and sparkling water frontage. The property includes an over-sized four car garage with ample storage, three stables, a large chicken coop plus a substantial multi-purpose machinery shed. Additional features comprise reverse cycle a/c, bottled gas and an irrigated market garden.
An unparalleled sanctuary
This is a place where you feel completely secluded yet not isolated, nestled in one of New South Wales’ most exclusive, pristine and captivating spots. It exudes a classically rural aesthetic with plenty of space to roam and play surrounded by the grandeur of the landscape. The thriving country centres of Windsor and Dural are within easy reach with all their day-to-day shopping options, private schools and services.
This is a property provides an idyllic and luxurious family haven with utterly breathtaking bushland and waterfront views. The Lambourne estate had been designed with an emphasis on seamless in/outdoor integration which capitalises on the spectacular Hawkesbury river. Its must see and nothing compares when it comes to rural waterfront living.
With experience in the prime residential sectors in London and Sydney, I've forged relationships that have endured both time and distance. It is these relationships that have formed the foundations to my career and have shown me just how valuable those around me are, particularly in real estate.