Gorgeous Big Farmhouses for Family Gatherings
We’ve hunted around Stanthorpe and the Granite Belt countryside to find the most gorgeous big farmhouses!
Think surrounding vineyards… sitting with your family on sweeping verandahs…
Pictured above: The Old Farmhouse Glen Aplin
The Old Farmhouse Glen Aplin
A century old high-set Queenslander surrounded by working vineyards. The house has been restored and furnished with vintage and antique furniture.
It has a large country kitchen and lots of space to relax with family on the wide wrap around verandas and at around the fire pit in the yard.
Location: Glen Aplin, 15 minutes south west of Stanthorpe
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Fairbanks Guesthouse Rural Retreat
Have the whole original farmhouse to yourself at Fairbanks Guesthouse and Rural Retreat. Sleeping up to 6 people, this homestead is 10 minutes south of Ballandean and so close to all the wineries and Girraween National Park, plus onsite is all the serenity of life on a farm.
Take a peaceful stroll along the creek or down the lane and soak up the fresh country air and see the native wild life.
Kurrajong Barn & Cottages
All the charms of a rustic barn remain and a beautiful conversion to accommodation has seen this Ballandean beauty become an exciting option for groups of up to 10 people (or up to 14 total when also booking Blue Wren Cottage).
Located on a 50 acre property amongst one of the oldest vineyards and orchards of the Granite Belt region.
Total 5 Bedrooms (1 Queen in loft). The bed configuration: 2 Queen, 2 Double, 2 King Single Beds.
3 Bathrooms. //Wedding groups may enquire about options for up to 20 accommodation guests//
If you have a larger group there is additional accommodation onsite at the Blue Wren Cottage, plus nearby at A Stanthorpe Getaway – James Farmhouse, Twinstar Guesthouse & Observatory and Carriage Stop Cottages to name a few.
Location: in Ballandean, 15 minutes south of Stanthorpe
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A fully renovated Queenslander in a quiet country setting with Granite Belt vineyards on your doorstep and Girraween National Park over your back fence. Wander the 110 acres of rugged country on the property, gather on the front and back verandahs and enjoy the amazing outdoor entertainment area in the garden with it’s seating and bocce/boules field.
Location: Eukey area, 16 minutes south of Stanthorpe
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This rambling big old farmhouse overlooks Sirromet’s vineyard in Ballandean and is just a short stroll to the Ballandean Tavern and St Jude’s Bistro & Cellar Door. Large enough to accommodate a family gathering, there’s lots of bedrooms, a generous sized lounge room with a piano and a charming old farmhouse kitchen. The kitchen features an original old wood stove plus a gas oven and is fully equipped for self-catering.
The outside areas offer a large front patio with tables and bench seats and the back patio has a BBQ, large table and seating.
Accommodates 14 guests. If you have a larger group there is additional accommodation onsite in the Luxury Yurts and Rose Cottage, plus nearby at Twinstar Guesthouse & Observatory, Just Red Wines Vineyard Stay Cabins and Sancerre Estate.
Location: Ballandean, 15 minutes south of Stanthorpe
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Windswept Country Retreat
This Ballandean farmhouse comes with lots of opportunity to enjoy the farmyard surrounds, including opportunities to fish for fresh yabbies in waterhole, bird spotting on bushwalking tracks and feeding the animals on the property. It’s truly the spot to hideaway and enjoy the quietness of the country with your family.
Location: 15 minutes south of Stanthorpe
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