Escape to a country retreat in Tallebudgera Valley

first_imgThe entertainment pavilion has a billiard table and wet bar. The house is on a 1ha block.The second floor is dedicated to the master bedroom, which includes an ensuite, kitchenette, walk-in wardrobe and Juliette balcony.The property also has an entertainment pavilion with billiard table and wet bar as well as three stables with tack rooms and three paddocks.Mrs Vidgen said it would be sad to say goodbye to their home.“We no longer ride horses and with the children grown up with families of their own, it is sadly time to downsize,” she said. More from news02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa15 hours ago02:37Gold Coast property: Sovereign Islands mega mansion hits market with $16m price tag2 days agoThe home has been renovated to bring it up to a more modern standard.Extending the second floor, asphalting the long driveway, building a timber entertainment deck and adding an in-ground solar heated pool were among the biggest changes.It now resembles a contemporary country ranch.Mrs Vidgen said the kitchen and entertainment deck were her favourite spots in the house.“To entertain family and friends, the spacious, fully renovated kitchen makes catering a breeze,” she said.“(I love) overlooking the spectacular valley views while having meals on the deck.”There is a formal loungeroom with combustion heater, separate dining area and a multipurpose room that could be used as a home office, family room or gym on the first floor. The ultimate country retreat.FANCY a country retreat with an entertainment pavilion, resort-style pool and horse stables?A acreage estate at Tallebudgera Valley has hit the market for the first time in 24 years.Owners Wendie and Peter Vidgen bought the property on Monday Drive, which runs off Tallebudgera Creek Rd, in 1994.Mrs Vidgen said the secluded position with plenty of outdoor space attracted them to it.“(It was) the view, the serenity and privacy the location offered and the ability to have horses,” she said.They have renovated the four-bedroom, three-bathroom house. The resort-style pool is surrounded by a tropical garden. Indoor and outdoor living blends seamlessly. The property also has three stables with tack rooms and three paddocks.last_img read more