House of the Week: The sensational Bonshaw property that’s as pretty as a picture


  • 5 bedrooms | 2 bathrooms | 4 car
  • 56 Schreenans Road, Bonshaw
  • Price: $1,150,000 - $1,250,000
  • Agent: Biggin & Scott Ballarat
  • Phone: James Nicol on 0499 844 499
  • Inspect: By appointment

Stunning formal gardens, architecturally designed spaces with soaring ceilings and picture windows are the hallmarks of this incredible home set on a fully fenced 14 acres.

Revel in easy-care acreage with fully reticulated gardens and enjoy the capacity to work from home with a purpose-built home office with separate entrance.

Entertainers will delight in the central hardwood kitchen with stone benches, double Ilve ovens and a Miele dishwasher. Dining and living areas are light filled with impressive 3.6 metre double glazed windows taking in amazing garden vistas and a beautiful open fireplace.

Downstairs is the master bedroom with walk-in robes, ensuite and easy access to a nursery, while upstairs has more bedrooms with copious amounts of attic storage, a huge play space and family bathroom.

A children’s playroom and captivating music room are are both flexible spaces.

Rest in the tranquil outdoor dining zones under mature trees and beautifully paved spaces and enjoy fruit from your own orchards including nectarines, peaches, berries and figs.

There’s also fully functional heritage shearing sheds with power, water, a bar area, lighting and audio facilities.

Covered, bricked stockyards, with a ramp and road access allow easy stock movement into sheds from four paddocks, all with stock water.

Garaging includes huge additional space for a workshop with high clearances, and carport services conveniently accessible to the home.