Devon Downs – Expansive River Murray Estate
The ultimate Australian lifestyle property
Devon Downs 198 Christians Road SUNNYDALE SA 5353
Rarely does an opportunity arise to acquire a prestigious leisure property that offers the diversity, seclusion, pristine natural environment, contemporary modern living and recreational attributes of Devon Downs.
A truly unique rural landholding of approximately 2,019 hectares of natural beauty with over 4 kilometres of frontage to the River Murray, Devon Downs is a picturesque rural sanctuary which celebrates all of the desirable characteristics valued by those seeking the ultimate Australian lifestyle property.
Devon Downs is located only a one and a half hours drive east of Adelaide CBD via the Adelaide Hills or Barossa Valley.
First developed as a sheep station in the early 1900’s, Devon Downs is steeped in South Australian pastoral history with the old Cobb & Co stone ruins situated at the clifftop being a distinct reminder of the pioneering Australians who first ventured into the region.
One of Devon Downs’ most significant features is its modern and substantial homestead. It offers amenity of the highest calibre and has been designed and built to enjoy the natural environment, the wonderful vistas, the region’s Mediterranean climate and Australia’s beloved outdoor lifestyle.
The magnificent Devons Downs homestead, built in 2012 boasts six bedrooms, all with access to bathroom facilities, large country kitchen with marble benchtops, extensive open plan living areas, large games room, two bathrooms, extensive heating and cooling facilities and a sophisticated sound system throughout the internal and external living areas.
The home is superbly finished with polished timber floors, elegant fixtures and fittings and the large windows provide a wonderful outlook to the property’s own private lagoon.
Devon Downs features a second quality home which was originally the farmhouse for the property. The Caretaker Cottage has been lovingly restored and features three bedrooms, formal lounge with polished floorboards and is located to enjoy the wonderful outlook to the property’s pristine lagoon.
Other improvements include an 8-bay implement and storage shed with concrete floor and power, extensive water pumping and irrigation infrastructure, internal gravel roads and a range of other sundry improvements.
Devon Downs features its own ski beach in a shady park-like setting, complete with floating river pontoon and concrete boat ramp. It provides the ultimate year-round outdoor entertainment for family and guests to enjoy an active day on the river water-skiing and fishing, followed by a relaxing afternoon on the riverbank watching the sun set over the spectacular river cliffs at dusk.
Devon Downs is all about luxury, relaxation and enjoyment. A unique River Murray estate that must be seen to be believed.
For Sale: Offers over $3.25 million