#0562: Australia, Victoria

Property #0562
Property #0562
Property #0562
Property #0562
Property #0562
Property #0562
Property #0562
Property #0562
Property #0562

    Description

    Four bedroom hilltop Mornington Peninsula home overlooks local wineries, Marina and Port Phillip Bay to the heads. This magnificent home features four bedrooms, three with ensuite bathroom/toilet. It has a two car garage, modern "Mielle" kitchen including with breakfast bar with panoramic water views, theatre room, sauna, jacuzzi, two large deck areas upstairs for sunset watching, outdoor dining and entertainment. It is just a few minutes walk to the local cliff protected private beach and a short drive to restauraunts and shopping. Privacy is assured with a large allotment with native gardens. It is also located in Australian bush setting and bush walks are at your door.   

    Location

    Car needed no
    Car useful yes
    Car available no

    On the magnificent Mornington Peninsula with calm bay beaches and rugged surf coast all within a short distance. The Mornington peninsula is a one hour motorway drive from Melbourne Airport and is a favorite with well heeled Melbourne weekenders and permanent peninsula dwellers. It is famous for its wineries, local arts and crafts and magnificent countrytside. A five minute drive from the property will get you to the Mount Martha township with its friendly village atmosphere, its extensive yellow sand beach with old world bathing boxes and yacht club adding to its appeal. The village also has restaurants and all your shopping needs.

    Mornington is a 15 minute drive and provides a huge variety of pubs, restaraunts, outdoor entertainment and specialty shopping. Local wineries with magnificent vine restaraunts and rugged surf coast are all within a short drive. The peninsula is also famous for its many sand belt dune style golf courses amongst which is Moonah Links where the Australian Open has been played many times.

    Accomodation

    Bedrooms

    bedroom 1: 1 x king double

    bedroom 2: 1 x queen double

    bedroom 3: 1 x double

    bedroom 4: 2 x single

    Two bedrooms upstairs, two downstairs. Three bedrooms have luxury ensuites The fourth bedroom doubles as study with room for a double bed.

    Bathrooms

    bathroom 1: shower, jacuzzi, toilet

    bathroom 2: shower, toilet

    bathroom 3: shower, toilet

    The fourth bedroom doubles as study with room for a double bed.

    Amenities

    General
    central heating air conditioning fireplace telephone
    fax machine internet access linen towels
    sofa bed baby high chair baby crib hair dryer
    disable friendly computer available wifi sauna / steam room
    gym indoor pool ceiling fans high speed internet
    home security gated community water view lift /elevator
    Kitchen
    oven hob / stove dishwasher washing machine
    clothes dryer fridge freezer microwave
    coffee maker toaster iron & ironing board condiments/essentials
    Entertainment
    tv vcr cd player/hi-fi dvd player
    cd library video library dvd library cable / satelite tv
    ipod dock      
    External
    parking garden / yard shared pool balcony/terrace
    outdoor grill private hot tub outdoor furniture private pool
    shared hot tub garage beach / water front canoe/cayak
    Services
    nanny /babysitting caretaker housekeeper cook
    gardener doorman resort privileges  

    House rules

    Credits 27 to 48
    Winter months (June, July, August) = 33 credits per week Spring and autumn months (March, April, May, Sept, October, November) = 42 credits per week Summer months (December, January, February) = 48 credits per week
    Cleaning included no
    500 Australian dollars for four bedrooms, 450 Australian dollars for three bedrooms, 350 Australian dollars for two bedrooms and 300 Australian dollars for one bedroom.

    No Smoking inside

    Pets considered

    Not suitable for the elderly or infirm

    No wheelchair access

    Best weather is from November to mid April.

    Services

    Twice weekly clean and change linen at extra charge.

    Activities

    Sports

    Swimming (6 minutes walk)

    Horse riding (10 minutes drive)

    Fishing (6 minutes walk)

    Golf (2 minutes drive)

    Scuba diving (15 minutes drive)

    Tennis (5 minutes drive)

    Sailing (5 minutes walk)

    Water skiing (5 minutes walk)

    Snorkeling (5 minutes walk)

    Hiking / Walking (on site)

    Bicycling (on site)

    Surfing (15 minutes drive)

    Windsurfing (5 minutes walk)

    Other

    Shops (10 minutes walk)

    Restaurants (5 minutes drive)

    Culture (10 minutes drive)

    Gym / Health Club (10 minutes drive)

    Wildlife Viewing (5 minutes drive)

    Beach (5 minutes walk)

    Getting there

    Train from Melbourne and bus from Frankston will get you to Mt Martha in 100 minutes. Car from Melbourne is 50 minutes.

    Buses run to and from the Frankston rail service that connects to Melbourne city.The bus station is at the bottom of the hill and a two minute walk. Taxis operate throughout the peninsula, but a car would be the best way to explore the many delights of the peninsula region. We can arrange our private loan car if neccesary upon your arrival.

    Luxury hilltop home overlooking Beach and Marina

    Magnificent beach and country views, featured in Australian Home magazine

    At a glance

    Property House/Villa (vacation home)
    Exchanges Credits Exchange, Direct Swaps
    Credits 27 to 48 per week
    Bedrooms 4
    Guests 8
    Min stay 3 days
    experienced exchanger