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30 Duckenfield Wharf Road

30 Duckenfield Wharf Road
Duckenfield, NSW 2321

Sold on 8th September 2023

A rich heritage and stunning property Set on 2 Acres

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The Agent Loves
"The sheer size and quality of this home will amaze you. It offers the perfect retreat for those seeking privacy and seclusion while living only minutes away from popular amenities."

The Location
Nestled on the south bank of the Hunter River, this unique architectural home offers a serene and picturesque setting with breathtaking rural vistas and a peaceful countryside atmosphere. Conveniently positioned just 10 minutes away from the quaint town of Morpeth as well as Thornton Shopping Village, schools, and transport, and within a short 20-minute drive to Maitland CBD. Immerse yourself in the phenomenal scenery that surrounds this peaceful rural hamlet of Duckenfield, where you can truly embrace the beauty of nature and enjoy a relaxed country lifestyle.

Morpeth - 7 mins (6.7km)
Thornton - 11 mins (9.2km)
Maitland (CBD) - 21 mins (18.1 kms)
Newcastle (CBD) - 55 mins (51.2km)

The Style
This grand architecturally designed residence has been finished to perfection, combining a modern contemporary feel with stunning original heritage influences. This charming 5-bedroom home offers an abundance of high-quality finishes throughout including two beautiful bay windows, fresh carpet, soaring ceilings and an impressive screened pool enclosure and alfresco area. A grand foyer entrance, multiple functional living spaces as well as cattle grids, an established orchard and stunning country grounds add to the timeless style, appeal and country aesthetic of this unique property.

The Life
Step into the enchanting experience of Duckenfield Wharf Road and embrace its rich heritage and captivating history. Named after the nearby wharf that once witnessed heartfelt farewells and joyful reunions, this street holds a nostalgia that beautifully connects the past and present. Once owned by John Eales, the property at 30 Duckenfield Wharf Road today represents the epitome of modern country living in a setting steeped in history.

A sense of home is felt the moment you arrive at the grand country-inspired front facade, where you are greeted by the sheer expanse of this 2-acre property. Take in the lush manicured grounds, and heritage-listed sandstone rubble, while the long gravel driveway leads you to your new home.

Once inside, the grand foyer-style entrance, high ceilings and an abundance of natural light welcome you to this spacious family home, and multi-generational living opportunity. The thoughtfully designed layout of the home provides a blend of formal and informal living areas, perfectly suited for accommodating large families. The inclusion of two well-appointed kitchens, four modern bathrooms, and two laundries ensures every aspect of functionality and convenience has been considered. The impressive grandeur of this beautiful home is showcased in the flow between the primary living spaces. The main living area features a beautiful wood-burning fire, large bay windows and direct access to the outdoor oasis via glass sliding doors, and seamlessly flows into the stunning, and generously appointed timber kitchen with stone benchtops, stainless steel appliances, a 4-burner gas cooktop and an abundance of storage. The adjacent light-filled formal dining room creates the perfect place to gather family and friends while soaking in the views of the beautifully manicured gardens via the large windows.

In addition, a second spacious living area, and smaller modern kitchen and laundry create endless opportunities for a separate teenagers retreat, generational living options or guest stay. A formal sitting room, home office, a main bathroom and two generous bedrooms, one with private ensuite access and a walk-in robe complete the lower level of this high-quality family home. Three additional bedrooms each with built-in robes, and a two-way bathroom with a huge corner bath can be found on the upper level.

Step outside and be immersed in the sensational rural views and country atmosphere, where the screened pool enclosure creates a stunning centrepiece of the outdoor space. An established orchard with lemon, mandarin, orange, lime and heritage moreton bay fig trees, a chicken coop and two fenced-off front paddocks ensure this home ticks all the boxes for the ultimate in country living. While a separate double garage with a workshop, and two garden sheds add the finishing touches to this remarkable home.

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Property features

  • Air Conditioning
  • Security System
  • Study
  • Built in Robes
  • Vacuum System
  • Garage spaces: 4
  • Ensuites: 1
  • Carpeted
  • Close to Schools
  • Close to Shops
  • Heating
  • Pool
  • Window Treatments
Suburb Profile


NSW 2321
Duckenfield NSW 2321 Learn More