If Jon Snow is to be believed, winter is coming and so too are the white walkers, so make sure you have a cosy winter escape lined up in advance.
Should the ice and snow spread as far north as the Sunshine Coast hinterland, you will we snug in this character house with cottage — for your servants — at 284 Flaxton Mill Rd, Flaxton.
Both dwellings feature raked timber chalet style ceilings and wraparound verandas. The main house has an open-plan living and dining room, a lounge opening to the veranda, three downstairs bedrooms and a bathroom.
The main bedroom is upstairs with an ensuite and walk-in wardrobe.
A walkway leads to the cottage with kitchen, lounge room, dining space and bathroom downstairs and a bedroom on the second level.
The 3500sq m property is on the market for $849,000.
In New South Wales, the mud brick cottage with A-frame roof at 339 Abington Park Rd, Jindabyne, is solid enough that you shouldn’t have to worry about those pesky white walkers.
Set on a five-acre block, the home has open-plan living, dining and kitchen on the ground floor, along with a covered front veranda and a combined laundry and bathroom.
Should the ground floor be breached, you can retreat upstairs to the first floor bedroom or loft bedroom.
There is also a studio apartment, with sleeping area, kitchenette and bathroom, above the carport.
The property is for sale for $639,000.
If you are looking for a hideout for the big family, you can’t go past 3 Drybone Lane, Dinner Plain in Victoria.
The recently renovated property features high cathedral ceilings, exposed beams, a fireplace and enough room to comfortably sleep 12 people.
Set across three levels, there is an open-plan living, dining and kitchen area with a fireplace on the ground floor.
There is also a bathroom, a laundry, a drying area and enough floor space for your guards to spread out and rest while you head upstairs for a nap.
On the second level there are two more bedrooms and a bathroom, while the top level is an open space with room for plenty of beds.
The house is on a 382sq m block and is on the market for $555,000.
This article was first published in www.realestate.com.au. Here is the link to the original article: https://www.realestate.com.au/news/escape-the-cold-and-binge-watch-got-in-these-winter-retreats/