Much-loved property designed for passive solar living with northern views over the historic Castlemaine township, sitting on a picturesque 9367sqm with sustainability at its’ core. Featuring four bedrooms, main with ensuite and walk in robe, separate lounge room, study/home office, open plan kitchen living area with quality appliances, double glass doors to north facing outdoor entertaining and adjoining second living area with additional external access to paved area and access to double garage. Separately zoned three bedrooms each with built in robes and family bathroom and laundry. Ducted split system heating and cooling throughout, tank water with town water available, 1.5kw integrated solar with capacity for 3.0kw, solar hot water with electric booster, 3 phase power, worm farm waste water treatment system, ceilings fans; all support the passive solar principals of the home. Externally a double garage has undercover access to the verandah, and an old schoolhouse with hardwood floors, making an ideal studio for the artist or gardener. Amongst the delightful established gardens enjoy the native wildlife, with the frogs and ducks in the dam, a variety of fruit trees for the bees to propagate, and overall a delight to explore in this private setting, with the Goldfields track only a short walk away with only a moment’s drive to the centre of Castlemaine.