Massive Yarra Glen home dubbed ‘a bit Banjo Patterson’ has its own pub, cinema

2002 Eltham Yarra Glen Rd, Yarra Glen - for herald sun real estate

The lavish property at 2002 Eltham Yarra Glen Rd, Yarra Glen, even has its very own pub.


A Yarra Glen house with its personal pub and a bucolic location which is a “bit Banjo Patterson” is mesmerising potential buyers with a combine of remarkable views and historical past.

The estate on a whopping 42.09ha at 2002 Eltham-Yarra Glen Rd was named Kincraig by its Scotland-born former house owners John and David Ross.

The latter was an astronomer who discovered two comets and crafted an observatory at the house, which was destroyed by fireplace in 1939.

The web-site is nevertheless marked in the gardens, but the residence that stands at the idyllic home currently retains some heavenly capabilities.

Related: Yarra Glen double-decker garage will help established household document

Dingley Village home has 18th century bar from France, $20,000 of Italian marble

Daniel Grollo: Eureka Tower apartment sells right after Grocon collapse

2002 Eltham Yarra Glen Rd, Yarra Glen - for herald sun real estate

2002 Eltham Yarra Glen Rd, Yarra Glen – for herald solar actual estate


RT Edgar Yarra Valley’s Gerard Kennan said the assets offered the “quintessential Australian acreage”.

“The views are remarkable and the countryside has tracks via the trees and up and down the hillsides, and remaining section bush and component pastoral – it’s a little bit Banjo Patterson,” Mr Kennan reported.

“It’s just a pleasure to walk by means of it recognizing eagles and kangaroos.”

2002 Eltham Yarra Glen Rd, Yarra Glen - for herald sun real estate

The household helps make the most of the terrific outdoors with a firepit.


2002 Eltham Yarra Glen Rd, Yarra Glen - for herald sun real estate

And the firepit helps make the most of the property’s impressive sights.


He stated the home’s South Australian sandstone facade and daring design and style would be similarly at home in Kew, Brighton or Toorak, but built the most of its locale with a curving outlook from the major residing space that captures the panorama across the Yarra Valley.

The open-program lounge space and dining zone have designer cluster lights and a skylight over them, and are adjoined by a kitchen area with “everything you could need”.

It characteristics a Falcon oven, sweeping granite benchtops, mirrored splashbacks, a butler’s pantry and pendant lights previously mentioned an island bench.

2002 Eltham Yarra Glen Rd, Yarra Glen - for herald sun real estate

The residence theatre has a ceiling indent the place sparkling lights depict a starlit sky.


2002 Eltham Yarra Glen Rd, Yarra Glen - for herald sun real estate

Entry to the cinema area is through the home’s very own pub.


“The scale of the kitchen area and the dwelling, foods and dining space connecting with those large windows to the exterior environment strikes you as shortly as you wander in there – and you are actually just mesmerised by it,” Mr Kennan mentioned.

The residing zone is bookended by a rumpus room on a person facet and a family members zone guiding a double-sided Cheminees Philippe hearth to the other.

But its pub-like dwelling bar, dubbed The Kincraig Arms, at the rear of the floor stage that will genuinely wow friends.

2002 Eltham Yarra Glen Rd, Yarra Glen - for herald sun real estate

Most of the home’s living areas, within and out, take edge of the sights.


2002 Eltham Yarra Glen Rd, Yarra Glen - for herald sun real estate

The home’s sprawling kitchen area has expansive stone surfaces.


“The bar is a ripper and a practical a single, also,” Mr Kennan stated.

“And the atmosphere in that area, which qualified prospects in to the theatre room, helps make it just a sensational part of the property.”

A circular indent in the ceiling of the theatre mimics “a starlit night sky”, a subtle nod to the site’s record as an observatory.

Upstairs, the floor-amount has six bedrooms, 3 zoned to possibly aspect of the home’s major entry and a central staircase.

Two mains, set at reverse finishes of the amount, have stroll-in wardrobes and an ensuite.

2002 Eltham Yarra Glen Rd, Yarra Glen - for herald sun real estate

A skylight earlier mentioned the dining area is a nod to the observatory formerly at the site.


2002 Eltham Yarra Glen Rd, Yarra Glen - for herald sun real estate

The expansive property presents scope for a wide range of upcoming uses.


A health club rounds out the flooring, even though an attic previously mentioned it provides storage space.

Outdoors, a spa established into a deck and a fireplace-pit ringed by timber seating are positioned to make the most of the outlook.

The house also has a triple garage flanked by two a lot more double garages, with basement storage and workshop areas, to accommodate seven automobiles and way of life cars as required.

The vendors are relocating interstate.

2002 Eltham Yarra Glen Rd, Yarra Glen - for herald sun real estate

A spa bathtub is perfectly positioned for a comforting soak in hotter climate.


2002 Eltham Yarra Glen Rd, Yarra Glen - for herald sun real estate

A double-sided hearth connects the major dwelling location with a loved ones place.


2002 Eltham Yarra Glen Rd, Yarra Glen - for herald sun real estate

2002 Eltham Yarra Glen Rd, Yarra Glen - for herald sun real estate

Mr Kennan claimed the purchaser would likely be someone from in the city hunting for a getaway, or potentially even contemplating about a tourism venture this sort of as a cellar doorway or accommodation.

Indicator up to the Herald Sun Weekly Actual Estate Update. Simply click below to get the latest Victorian assets marketplace information delivered immediate to your inbox.

Additional: Victorian actual estate: Home selling price expansion by federal electorate

How housing affordability could be mounted

Live inside a kiln at Brunswick’s Hoffman Brickworks