230 Rickard Road Glen Forrest
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from $690,000
5 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Property Details

Block Size 3,998 sqm
Shire Rates $2,554


This impressive five bedroom plus study three bathroom limestone home has been individually designed and quality built on a big acre block adjoining the Heritage Bridle Trail. Boasting intricate stonework, soaring ceilings, lovely multi pane timber windows, separate living area with bay features, an indulgent master wing and below ground pool – the property offers great space and functionality for bustling families with the grandeur and warmth of a rustic country manor.

  • 5 bedrooms 3 bathrooms
  • Versatile study/activity rm
  • Formal lounge w/ open fire
  • Sunken living, bay windows
  • Solid jarrah country kitchen
  • Indulgent master bed suite
  • B/G salt pool + entertaining
  • Pwd shed + 13 solar panels
  • Gently sloping acre block
  • Adjoin Heritage Bridle Trail

Be ready to fall in love. Follow the limestone-landscaped path down to the lead light front door and into the grand cathedral entry. From here, double timber framed French doors open to a junior wing and formal lounge to the left. The formal lounge includes a beautiful bay window that creates a perfect reading nook set opposite a large natural featured limestone open fireplace that lends the room ambience and warmth.

A detailed keystone archway on the right-hand side of the entry flows through to the central living hub. A classic country-style solid jarrah kitchen offers an abundance of cabinetry and a built-in pantry, electric cooktop and convection microwave and oven. Opening to the dining room, a slow combustion fire place is set in the corner to ensure optimal comfort in the winter time. Shaped walls then draw you into the stepped living room where you can enjoy the warm jarrah floorboards and garden outlook from the bay window as you unwind.

The master suite is tucked at the far side of the home, presenting an indulgent retreat with its own sitting area, bay window and walk-through wardrobe. The ensuite is sure to delight with it’s rustic vanity, spa bath, shower and toilet.

The junior wing is set for a bustling family with endless storage opportunities – there is a walk-in store room, multiple built-in linen closets and a ladder to the huge attic above. A fantastic study or kids activity or potentially 5th bedroom presents a calming outlook over the treetops. The three junior bedrooms are nestled at the end of the hallway, two standard in size with built-in robes and the third equal to the size of most modern day master rooms. Each boasting retractable ceiling fans, they share the ample family bathroom.

At the back of the home is the landscaped below ground salt pool, presenting the perfect oasis and entertaining space come the summer months. The easy care native 3988sqm block gently slopes down to adjoin the renowned Bridle Trail. With a circular driveway, there is ample space for off-road parking, as well as a handy powered shed to the side.

This superb Hills location is calling for you to leave the car at home and explore the plethora of natural attractions close by. With a selection of popular local shops and cafes just down the trail and around the corner, it will be easy to immerse yourself in the community and make the most of all that surrounds you.

To arrange an inspection of this property call Jo Sheil – 0422 491 016 or Bobby Sheil – 0448 884 252 – When you buy and sell with Jo, you’ll get the biggest smile in Real Estate and you’ll not only receive friendly service, you’ll also discover the “luck o’ the Irish” with Bobby!


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Agent Details

Jo & Bobby Sheil
0422 491 016
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