Five country homes that will have you planning a rural escape
Ever find yourself day dreaming about starting a new life and escaping to the country? We’re here to tell you to stop dreaming and make it a reality.
Although proximity to school and work might make you think twice, there’s plenty of country homes on the market that are ideally located from everything you need.
Here’s what’s on offer …
22 Gawler Rd, Angaston
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Looking for a country escape, but still want all those modern creature comforts? This Angaston property might just tick all the boxes.
Set on 7.28ha, the property includes an in-ground swimming pool, multiple entertaining areas, a netball court and your own vineyard.
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If that’s not enough, it also has a beautiful modern interior with all the luxurious features you want in a family home.
Enjoy a balance between shared and private spaces, plus the ability to open the master suite’s french doors and jump into the lap pool.
The kitchen has a solid granite benchtops, and the dining room has been finished with Blackbutt solid timber floors. If that wasn’t enough, the property also has a large shed with an attached airconditioned wine storage room, wet area and office which overlooks the vineyard.
The property is on the market with Barossa Real Estate, and expressions of interest will close Saturday, March 30.
248 Carawatha Drive
In desperate need of some love and care, this Mypolonga home is the ideal project for buyers not afraid to get their hands dirty.
Set on 8.98ha, there’s endless opportunity to establish an income opportunity or simply enjoy the property as a lifestyle farm.
The three-bedroom home has great bones and features a beautiful old wood-fire heater, exposed stone features and straw ceilings in the kitchen.
There’s also a fernery, a chicken run, a carport, a separate garage/workshop with storage rooms and sufficient rainwater storage.
The property is on the market with Raine&Horne.
1467 Langhorne Creek Rd
Wine enthusiasts will love the location of this refurbished homestead, which is set right in the centre of the beautiful wine region in Langhorne Creek.
But don’t fret if wine isn’t a drawcard. This circa 1938-built home has a pristine updated interior and sits on a spacious 1018sqm block – and as such would suit a variety of buyers.
The family, dining and kitchen area are a particular stand out, with a beautiful large island bench bringing the areas together. If that wasn’t enough, a trap door opens to reveal a wine cellar – perfect for all those bottles of local produce.
All four bedrooms have fireplaces and built-in robes, while thick outer walls promise to insulate you from any harsh weather conditions.
The property also has established gardens, solar panels, an eco-septic system and a split system airconditioner.
The home is on the market with First National Real Estate Nitschke.
3 Pearson Rd, Meadows
$855,000 to $875,000
Horse enthusiasts, this lifestyle property has all the potential to become something incredible.
Set on 10.24ha, the property includes eight main paddocks, two stables, a round yard, a surface water dam and an abundance of space.
Inside, the character home has been updated and offers a beautiful country escape, with fireplaces, leadlight features and beautiful high ceilings.
Located 35 minutes from the tollgate, the home is the perfect blend of serene country living and proximity to Adelaide’s CBD.
The property is on the market with Landmark Harcourts.
4 Cray Court, Littlehampton
$338,000 to $371,000
It might look like an old colonial-style cottage, but the inside of this home will appeal to even the biggest trendsetter.
Set on an 800sqm block, the two-bedroom home provides the ultimate mix of country location with contemporary living.
The home features a corrugated iron breakfast bar, exposed brick walls and timber beams, which also feature in the bedrooms.
French doors, wide picture windows and unpolished pine floorboards give the charm of a rustic, rural cottage with all the modern comforts.
The property is on the market with Harris Real Estate and located just 10 minutes from Mount Barker.