598 acre country estate in the Hunter Valley 2.5 hours from the start of the F3 freeway from Sydney Stunning country homestead Extensive additional accommodation in heritage guest lodge Summer house, pool & tennis court Stunning grounds which encompass beautiful gardens and countless water features Orchard and extensive herb & vegetable garden Additional 4560 acres available for sale by separate negotiation Brindley Park is a magnificent rural estate at Merriwa in the upper reaches of the renowned Hunter Valley. Set on 598 acres of beautiful rolling country in the equine heartland of Australia, Brindley Park is the premier land holding in one of the regions finest farming districts. The property features an exceptional contemporary homestead; pool; tennis courts; summer house; a charming heritage 6 bedroom guest lodge; and 580+ acres of flat usable, highly fertile land. This historic premier river front landholding was originally granted to William Wentworth and John Blaxland in the early 1800s and is one of Australias oldest farming properties. The main residence, a neo-Palladian masterpiece, boasts classical sandstone columns and walls, tessellated granite floors, 5 metre high ceilings, a slate tile roof, beautiful Teak panelled entry doors; hand carved marble fireplaces and solid timber detailing. Other features of this magnificent estate include: A private library with semi-circular barrel-vaulted ceiling and floor to ceiling Silvertop Stringbark hardwood joinery and detailing Expansive gourmet kitchen with cool room, butlers pantry and extenisve bench & storage space A series of formal & informal entertaining rooms ideal for large groups An impeccably renovated sandstone heritage guest lodge featuring six king-size en-suited bedrooms with original Red Cedar timber finishing and full marble bathrooms A summer house with 5m wide fully screened verandas and games rooms 18m semi-circular mosaic tiled heated wet-edge pool and entertaining area Tennis court, bocci pit and chip-and-putt golf lawn Traditional English style 1/2 acre moated flower, herb & vegetable garden Original slab timber stables with recreation and bunk rooms (now used as an office) Situated in a protected easterly facing valley with picturesque views and stand of shade and shelter timber Brindley Park is a once in a lifetime opportunity to own one of Australias finest country manor estates. To arrange your inspection of this magnificent estate, please call Nicolette van Wijngaarden at Unique Estates.