The Brierly - 83 Bridgewater Road Portland
A classic Georgian landmark building, built from bluestone quarried on the property circa 1852. The Brierly has been tastefully modernised throughout in keeping with its enormous character.
All the main rooms are beautifully sunlit. Striking oversize sash windows of this two storey home take full advantage of the desirable northern aspect creating a feeling of space, integrating indoor and outdoor and showcasing the delightful garden.
Tastefully presented, the colonial style interior offers four generous bedrooms, two with open fireplaces, brick and bluestone feature walls and high period ceilings, two with intricate rose work. Two bathrooms with baths one a spa bath. Large open plan kitchen dining room with loungeroom and/or an upstairs snug, both dining and loungeroom have ornate fireplaces. The Chef’s kitchen boasts a top of the line electric AGA 3- oven stove, all modern appliances and lots of cupboard and bench space.
26 acres of breathtaking parkland surrounds, very close to town with numerous entertaining zones and shedding. A central feature is the outstanding wetland and perimeter nature walk that takes you around the property through bushland with ample vistas over the lagoon. This home invites you to escape the hustle and bustle, surrounded by the tranquil sound of native birdsong.