Welcome to the beautiful historic Lesmahagow, located just outside Balclutha in the quaint village of Benhar, this stunning turn of the century home offers an outstanding lifestyle unlike any other. Less than an hours drive from Dunedin and sitting on the gateway to the Catlins, you will fall in love as soon as you arrive. This gorgeous home is privately placed with picturesque gardens and a lovely country aspect.
Situated on 6526m2 of land, the 331m2 this home retains the endearing elegance of a bygone era with impeccably preserved period traits including original ornate ceilings, leadlight windows and doors. Lesmahagow also encompasses modern conveniences including central heating and a gas fire in the very spacious formal living room for ambience.
Operating as a bed and breakfast and wedding venue, this home offers the opportunity for a change of lifestyle. Create your own business - Airbnb? or make it your family home which offers:-
• Five spacious bedrooms
• Four modern bathrooms & five toilets
• Large farmhouse kitchen with commercial capacity to cater
• Elegant & intimate dining room
• A large wrap around verandah capturing garden and rural views
The property boasts a selection of stunning gardens. Blending a mix of formal and meandering styles, as well as an abundant vegetable garden which includes a tunnel house, providing year-round supplies for the kitchen, the gardens are now an easy-care joy and makes this property truly remarkable.
Multiple outbuildings provide ample storage for additional accommodation, including two car garaging.
Also available for sale on a separate title is the Benhar Church, featuring lovely arch windows and timber floor. Options are abundant, turn it into a home or business or even resurrect the church.
This property must be viewed to be believed, we look forward to your enquiry.