Stunning Highlands homestead with swimming pool and spa.
Wembley is a one of a kind in the Southern Highlands - a historic, stylish and captivating home set amongst an oasis of landscaped gardens.
Wembley is a one of a kind in the Southern Highlands - a historic, stylish and captivating home set amongst an oasis of landscaped gardens. The home has soaring 3 metre ceilingsand incorporatesreclaimed doors and stained glass windows from theQueen Victoria Building and Carrington Hotel! Wembley is set on 11 acres and has an incredible array of features:pool and spa, luxurious pool cabana with its own kitchen, bathroom and bedroom, adjoining indoor-outdoorentertaining area that combines the best of a shearing shed, sports bar and BBQ, a half basketball court, trampoline, herb garden, chicken run, farm animals, and plenty ofparking for guests! Wembley is therefore a perfect retreat and is located just west of Berrima town - an easy drive to cafes, restaurants, wedding venues, wineries and the like.
Whilst groups of up to 11 are welcome, Wembley is not available for rowdy bachelor parties. Wembley has an on-site caretaker who looks after the property and farm animals and can assist with any queries you might have whilst staying. His residence is private and away from the house and pool house.
Wembley is available to be booked for Sunday/weddingbrunches. The house must be booked for 2 nights for a maximum of 11 guests and a brunch on Sunday for up to a maximum of 30 additional guests. This is entirely on a Do It Yourself basis, Wembley is unable to provide furniture, catering or crockery etc for theseevents. Pleaseclick hereto book the Weekend+ Brunch package at Wembley.
Where will I be?
Wembley is situated in Medway, to the west of historic Berrima. It is close enough to town to be an easy drive for coffee or a meal, but far enough out to truly feel away from it all. This is an ideal property for guests attending a wedding in the Southern Highlands as The Bendooley, Centennial, Eling Forest, The Loch and Artemis Estates are all within easy driving distance.
Why choose Wembley?
Wembley is a truly exceptional Southern Highlands home. Set on an expansive 11 acre estate, the property features a swimming pool, spa, basketball court, covered bar/games room and a large paddock with livestock.
The house has been built in intricate detail using reclaimed features from both theQueen Victoria Buildingin Sydney and The Carrington Hotel in the Blue Mountains, and furnished throughout with exceptional antique pieces from around the world. Every detail has been thought of,with the addition of multiple TV's, games etc for the children.The pool house is self-contained so provides an ideal retreat for parents or grand-parents.
How is the property laid out?
A long private 50m driveway reveals this beautiful property with manicured lawns and fountain.Enter through the ornate leadlightdoorway and you are greeted by the formal parlour room.In the main house there are 3 bedrooms, a queen, a queen with 2 singles and a master bedroom with a king and a single. Shared by these bedrooms there is a truly exceptional family bathroom;an entirely open Travertine tiled wet room with a feature reclaimed stained glass window from the Carrington Hotel, ornamental fireplaceand a freestanding claw and ball bathtub. There is also a laundry in this section of the home with a washer, dryer, toilet and basin.
The heart of the house is the large kitchen with stained glass windows featuring a 5 burner range cooker, European appliances, granite bench tops and garden views.The large open plan living/dining area enjoys a large open fire, comfortable lounges and an antique French rectory dining table.Further to this, is the informal children's lounge, with additional TV, Wii and retro arcade games machine.The second family bathroom is accessed via the children's lounge, featuring a walk-in shower and a free standing claw and ball bath tub.
Across the lawn lies another real treat; a large covered entertainment area decorated in True Blue Aussie style - complete with bar, bar fridge, dart board,large gas barbecue, ping pong table and an outdoor TV! Adjacent to thisgames area is the pool house with queen bed, separate lounge and a full kitchen with bi-fold windows that open to the undercover bar area - even the chef won't feel left out!
What about outdoors?
Wembley is set on 11 acres. At the front of the property there are beautiful lawns, an ornate fountain and a basketball court.To the rear of the home is a covered entertaining deck and open lawn area with a trampoline.
The lawn leads to a paddock and childrenwill love visiting the chickens, alpacas and resident pony!The covered bar area opens to a full kitchen garden (help yourself!) and the 12m pool with in-built heated spa.
Staying warm or keeping cool?!
The main house has floor ducted heating and cooling throughout plusunderfloor heatingin thebathrooms and kitchen. The main lounge has a large open fireplace. The pool house has underfloor heating in the bedroom and bathroom and a gas fire in the lounge.
What about sheets, towels and other supplies?
Pillows, blankets, duvets, linen, bath towels and pool towelsare all provided at this property.
Parking for cars, boats etc?
2 covered car ports are available for guests' use and further parking is available around a fountain on the driveway. Parking on the grass is permissible but please try to park on hard surfaces whenever possible.
Is my dog or cat welcome to stay?
Sorry, Wembley is not pet friendly. If you absolutely cannot holiday without your favourite four-legged friendclick hereto view our pet friendly options.
What are the minimum stay rules?
There is a minimum two night stay for all bookings, which changes to three nights on long weekends, four nights at Easter and seven night blocks during Peak Season. PeakSeason runs from mid-December to the end of January.
Are there any special Peak Season rules?
Please note that duringPeakSeason, our properties have designated changeover days to make the cleaning rosters manageable. We do not schedule arrivals on Public Holidays.
Is there any special information I should know about?
The Paddock Area- children must be supervised at all times. The chicken coop is protected by electric fencing - DO NOT TOUCH. Guests must not enter the fenced paddocks, interaction with the pony and alpacas must be over the fence only. Guests must not access the feed shed.
Kangaroos and wombats frequently visit the property, guests are reminded that these are wild animals and not to approach them.
The pizza oven and adjacent BBQs are not available for guests' use.
The trampoline is used entirely atyourown risk.
The pool is accessedvia multiple gates and is fully compliant with NSW regulations. Please note, however, one of the pool gates is the large corrugated iron barn door in the bar area and therefore must be latched at all times.
Wembley is looked after by a caretaker who lives on the property. However you are assured of complete privacy as the property is not overlooked by the caretaker's residence.
Wi-Fi, Internet, Netflix or Pay TV - will I have it?
This property provides complimentary Wi-Fi and a password will be provided in your pre-arrival email, or will be available at the property.Please note however that neither the agency nor the owner can100%guarantee that the Wi-Fi will work, and no compensation will be payable if problematic. Ifinternet access isimportantto you, please have a backup plan.Smart TV's are provided in the lounge of the main house and in the sports bar area adjacent to the pool house.
Who will I be dealing with during my stay?
This property is professionally managed by a dedicated holiday rental agency with offices in Gerringong, Hyams Beach and Bowral. We have over 270 properties in Kiama, Gerringong, Gerroa, Berry, Huskisson, Vincentia, Hyams Beach and the Southern Highlands. We offer guests 24/7 customer service.
Ducted reverse cycle air-conditioning, Bar, Bath Tub, Central Heating, Coffee Machine: DeLonghi Pod Machine, Covered Outdoor Area, Dishwasher, DVD Player, Fireplace: Open Fire in Lounge, Gas Fire in Pool House, Firepit, Floor Heating: Bathrooms/Kitchen, Furniture Outdoor, Games Room, Games, Gas BBQ, Hairdryer, Sound System, Hot Tub, Iron and Board, Laundry, Linen, Microwave Oven, Parking, Games Machine, Shower Outdoor, Spa, Swimming Pool, Multiple TVs, Big Screen TV, Washer/Dryer, Wi-Fi.
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