Livada Views Retreat is a grand and elegant property, comprising a large, 2-storey house on 3.5 acres of private landscaped gardens. Flowering plants are plentiful, as are many varieties of beautiful trees, such as maples and silver birch. A seasonal creek runs at the foot of the property, surrounded by native ferns and old growth forest.
Livada Views Retreat offers a private and relaxing getaway, with all the benefits of a luxury property. The house has decking on 3 sides and over 2 levels, offering breathtaking views across a tree-lined gully. Enjoy your morning coffee on the balcony with the rosellas and honeyeaters and watch out for other visiting fauna.
The house has 4 generous-sized bedrooms (King, Queen (x2) and Single (x2), all chiropedic mattresses); the master bedroom has an ensuite with separate toilet. All linen is provided. A fold out bed is available to sleep 2 extra people. Also available is a cot, change table and highchair.
The main bathroom has a luxurious corner spa bath with views over the substantial gardens. Towels and toiletries are provided.
The renovated kitchen is a delight, with granite benchtops, breakfast bar, falcon double oven, walk in pantry and Miele dishwasher. Also included for your use is a Nespresso Citiz & Milk coffee machine with milk frother and Nespresso coffee capsules.
The property also features a large laundry, with a washing machine, dryer and ironing facilities.
Keep warm in winter with gas ducted heating and/or a Yotul wood heater. The master bedroom also has a split-system unit for your comfort.
If the views aren't enough to keep you entertained, there are 2 TVs (one in the master bedroom); DVD players; an extensive DVD library, 2 iPod docks; books; toys and games.
Livada Views Retreat is situated 2 kms from the township of Emerald, which has many cafes, restaurants, Woolworths, IGA, bakeries and a pharmacy, as well as other specialty stores.
Puffing Billy and Emerald Lake Park are a short drive away, as are other popular townships of the Dandenong Ranges. Please note that the Emerald bus line (695 which runs from Belgrave to Gembrook) is a short walk from Livada Views Retreat (off the freeway).
The property is located in a rural conservation zone and suitable for couples and families looking for a quiet home away from home.