Quintessential country living in this stunning home set amidst rambling gardens and beautiful entertaining spaces, near the crystal running stream of Birch Creek. As the original homestead to the heritage listed Andersons Mill, the entrance to the Mill House is dramatic and fascinating with the home tucked privately behind lush gardens. The classic wisteria draped front verandah leads into a wide and long hallway giving way to a large living area, commercial style kitchen, separate bar room and a dining space for 26 plus informal TV living. Further halls to explore three bedrooms and two bathrooms and everything in between. High ceilings, paneling, floorboards, French doors, chandelier style lighting, pergolas and picnic areas conjure the perfect country lifestyle. Detached from the main house, opportunity abounds with a romantic chapel, two studio bedroom outbuildings, plus an original bluestone building, thought to be the old kitchen and bakehouse. Less than 10 minutes to Creswick, 15 minutes to Daylesford and 20 minutes to Ballarat. Features: The Mill House, large Homestead, circa 1860. Front covered verandah framed with Wisteria wide long entrance hallway, living with wood combustion fire and reverse cycle split system. Commercial style kitchen with Belling 10 gas top , four ovens and two griller, stainless steel benches, three sinks. Dining for 26, informal TV living, wood combustion fire, reverse cycle split system with two sets of French doors to hallway and one set to an outdoor dining area. Outdoor dining for 10-12 with a creeper covered pergola. Large Bar with sink and running water. Hallway to second bathroom, disabled toilet and additional toilet. Hallway with double cupboards, double sink, door to the front garden. Three bedrooms, master with reverse cycle split system and French doors to the creeper covered pergola. Main bathroom with clawfoot bath and shower, and euro laundry. Outdoor dining area for 20 with Pizza oven. Bluestone building, configured as overflow guest accommodation, with two store areas, potential for additional bathroom STCA studio out building, configured as guest overflow. Studio outbuilding with store area, configured as an art studio space, could be additional accommodation and bathroom STCA. Beautiful Chapel with large barn style door entrance and side entrance, seats approx. 60 inside and an additional 20 outside. Side pre drinks space. Garden shed. Rambling Gardens, pathways, further outdoor seating/picnic areas. Extensive landscaping, small orchard and olive grove. Septic system.