Hillcrest... Embrace the old world ambiance

"Hillcrest"
This 70 square Victorian homestead was solidly built around 1886 for one of Junee's first Mayors T.C. Humphries. This restored majestic home, impressive in dimensions overlooks the historic & picturesque township of Junee & rural surroundings. The home stands on a 1.5-acre block which has well established gardens with large trees & level pathways & includes several areas for pleasant outdoor entertaining as well as cleared bushland areas & large car-parking facilities.
Junee is situated midway between Sydney & Melbourne on the main rail link, & is half an hour from Wagga Wagga, the largest inland City in NSW, travel time is 2 hours from Canberra, & 2 hours from the snow fields. In Wagga there is a Regional airport, Charles Sturt University & many Colleges & TAFE, Churches, a Private hospital & upgraded Public hospital & numerous Medical Specialists as well as offering a diverse range of Retail & Commercial businesses, & many Cultural & Entertaining activities.
This very comfortable home (with 12 ft ceilings ) has 6 French doors opening off rooms to the wide external verandah's, 5 good sized bedrooms, spacious country style eat in kitchen & pantry, with a bar leading off the kitchen, 3 bathrooms, main bedroom currently used as a formal lounge, lounge/dining room, large family/ TV lounge, laundry & spacious home office/ kitchenette & small gym; a large under roof entertaining area overlooks the back enclosed gardens. & this terrace includes a cast iron "younger range number 10" wood fired stove.
More features include : 2 evaporative air conditioners, some ceiling fans, wood combustion heater, gas "log effect" fire, & several gas bayonet connections, 2 electric hot water heaters; double garage, large Ran-build shed, enclosed above ground swimming pool; 3m x 3m potting shed, slab garden shed, & slab wood shed & 4 water tanks.
Forget "long delays & traffic jams", this lovely home, unique to this township which has world class attractions & an exciting history, offers many opportunities of a growing township & 'Hillcrest' is within walking distance of schools, shops, sporting fields, railway & Churches.

Property Details

  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace(s)
  • Fully Fenced
  • Gym
  • Swimming/Lap Pool
  • Workshop