From a lifestyle perspective, this rural holding ticks all of the boxes. Situated only 13 km north west of the Armidale CBD with sealed road access, ?Penfield? boasts 85.5 hectares of undulating, open to lightly timbered basalt country held in two titles. Set in the established garden is the contemporary and expansive brick homestead, with surrounding bullnose verandah and in-ground solar heated pool. Accommodation includes four bedrooms, main with large ensuite and walk in robe, two additional bathrooms, multiple living areas including billiards room with bar, formal lounge and dining, American Cedar kitchen with adjoining family room, laundry and entry foyer. The high level of fit-out and finish is complimented by 9? ceilings, reverse cycle air conditioning, slow combustion wood heater and open fireplace. Detached from the homestead is a pool-house and garage. Farm improvements are excellent and cater for both the horse and cattle enthusiast. Shedding includes large scale workshop/machinery shed with loft, office, wine cellar and insulated storage room; and stables including two boxes and feed/tack room. Adjacent to the sheds are steel cattle yards with covered vet crush and Ruddweigh scales ? highly suitable for a stud enterprise. Penfield is well watered by a bore supplying troughs and approximately 9 dams. Fencing is sound with parts electrified, providing 11 paddocks in total. The property will comfortably carry upwards of 50 cows. Overall a superb lifestyle property ideally suited to a retiring farmer or family seeking the benefits of rural life with the convenience of town only minutes away. Inspection strongly recommended.