Greater Bendigo Region, VIC
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"Providence Gully Farm"

A charming 1858 cottage with 18 hectares of significant "herb-rich woodland", large old trees and productive river flats.

Ideally located just 20 minutes from Daylesford, Castlemaine and Maldon and one hour forty minutes from the CBD.

Over 10 years of restoration has gone into "Providence Gully Farm". The increased biodiversity includes wildlife corridors, shelter belts, riparian zones and habitat for extensive bird and wildlife.

The alluvial river flats of 8 hectares have been aerated, restored and enriched using both biodynamic and sustainable soil principals. The production areas consist of haymaking, olives, pomegranates, indigenous seed propagation, bay tree propagation and a large vegetable garden. This is supported by a fully automated green house and shade house.

A restored 1880s barn makes an ideal studio, home office or commercial area. with its north facing windows, 100 square metre on ground level and a 30 square metre loft. The windows look out on to a courtyard though to the vegetable garden.

The charming field stone and weatherboard 2-3 bedroom house combines a large dining, living and kitchen space overlooking a tiered decked outdoor area with vistas over the property. An 1800s field stone cool room sits beside the house.

Horse stables include three covered boxes and feed sheds. These are connected to two haysheds.

Water tanks fed from the 400 square metre hay sheds hold 120,000 litres for house, propagation and garden needs. These are supported by a 5 mega litre dam with extensive underground pipes and pumps.

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