1 Overpass Road, FRENCH ISLAND
Phillip Island & District, VIC, 3921
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You Love the Past ? Now is the Opportunity to Bring it to Now in one of the last unknown corners of
Historic 3 Bedroom cottage “Nanna™s House

20 acres of coastal frontage

Features straight out of the 1950s

For the person looking for a Lifestyle Sea Change this is the property you are looking for.

This 3 bedroom cottage sits in 20 beautiful acres of land on French Island in Westernport Bay, Victoria.

The cottage is solar powered hot water and electricity with a back up generator.

There is a combustion stove and gas stove with plenty of fire wood and trees.

Tank water and a well for gardening with a pump and a small orchard.

A large machinery shed and small engine room.

The property runs down to the foreshore, has new boundary fencing, 2 dams and a creek, with views to San Remo on the mainland and the local Barge landing.

The Island is serviced by a 10 min. daily ferry service to Stony Point (near H.M.A.S. Cerebus) and a barge to Corinella for heavy goods.

As the Island is unincorporated, there are no rates to any council. Imagine no rates, electricity or water bills.

There is a small Primary school on the Island and secondary students take the 10min ferry ride to the mainland , where a bus collects them for school.

There is also a small general store and the Island boast 2 cricket teams. A great social life is to be had by all.

For the person who wants a sustainable lifestyle, 1 hour from Melbourne , 30 min from Frankston but far enough away from the hustle of city life, this the place to be!

Imagine having the space to grow your own vegetables, run a few chooks (no foxes) and animals!

A great place to raise children and relax with plenty of walks on the beach or through the nearby National Park.

Abundance of wildlife, including Koalas and birds, and plenty of fishing from the pier or in a boat.

FREEDOM Autonomous living - NO Council rates, electricity bills, water bills

The community of French Island awaits you

Be pat of an island for Independent living.

Enjoy plenty of walks to private beaches and National Parks.

The property is powered by a solar system backed up by generator. This supports televisions, washing machines, dishwashers, computers etc. all FREE of charge.

Unique opportunity to purchase a Sea change.

No Council Rate, electricity bills, or water rates.

Situated on French Island, in the heart of Westernport B ay, just a short ferry trip across to the mainland and 10 mins from Hastings or 30 mins from Frankston.

There is a primary school on the island. The secondary school children catch the ferry each day and meet the school bus that picks them up from Stony Point.

Visitors French island primarily to experience the peace and tranquillity, flora and fauna (koalas, echidnas, and potoroos) There is a tour bus operator on French Island, who bring tourists on a regular basis for anyone wanting to have an enterprise on the property.

The local store sells a broad range of groceries, alcohol, bread, milk, King Island Meat, confectionary, icecreams, cigarettes, bait, fishing tackle, ice, automotive products, some plumbing and building hardware, local produce, and souvenirs. Other areas of business include Licensed post office, push bike hire (from store and jetty kiosk which is leased from ParkVic). Also, Newsagency, Fishing Licenses, Take-away food and cafe meals, bed and breakfast, self cater or fully cater stays. Public telephone, cleaning. Efpos facility and general liquor license (on and off premises) Elgas shop and 45 kg gas bottle delivery, contract freight on and off island.

Live the lifestyle. Lovely Beach walks, lots of flora and fauna i.e. koalas and echidnas, great fishing down at the Tankerton Jetty or in Westernport Bay.

French Island is becoming more popular with tourists and prospective land owners.

To visit the property, there will be transport to collect and return you back to Tankerton Jetty if you wish to come that way.

Rural views, peace, privacy all only 1hr 15min from Melbourne.

There are approx 80 properties on the island some are full time farmers (cattle, sheep, vineyards, olive grove, orchards, and alpaca), some are holiday homes, retirees, and families. Commuting is perfectly viable.

Fishing and watersports lifestyle, with easy access to Phillip Island (via passenger ferry) and the best beaches in Victoria, OR JUST GET AWAY
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