Rainbow Lodge ( Haddon Hall) CIRC 1918
An iconic piece of Woodford's history is now on the market for sale. This significant sandstone property was majestic in its heyday and does require a new owner with vision and a passion for history to restore this magnificent circa 1918 to its former glory. The property has changed hands on just a few occasions and one of the distinguished owners was the Vice-Consul for Japan. Subsequently many of the visitors have been influential people involved in Japanese-Australian trade relations. During its time the property has also been utilised as a Bed and Breakfast, Country Retreat and a Respite Centre.
The Blue Mountains Local Environment Plan 2015 currently allows for the following uses: Zoning ZN-E4.
Permitted without consent: Environmental protection works; Home businesses and Home occupations.
Permitted with consent: Bed and breakfast accommodation; Bee keeping; Building identification signs; Dwelling houses; Eco-tourist facilities; Emergency service facilities; Environmental facilities; Flood mitigation works; Home-based child care; Recreation areas; Roads; Secondary dwellings; Water storage facilities.
The dwelling itself is extensive, it has numerous wings and just when you feel you have a grasp of its layout it extends even further. All the hallmarks of a bygone era are on display, 12 foot ceilings, 6 open fireplaces, French doors, wide antique skirting boards, picture rails, hardwood flooring & wrap around verandas. The rear of the property has a sunny northerly aspect with magnificent valley views. No amount of words can truly describe this property so be quick to view.
11 beds 11 baths