Queensland real estate: Sprawling estate with tram and bus on offer

A one-of-a-kind estate with not one but five accommodation options could be yours.

At 171 Ewarts Road, Cooran, in the Queensland hinterland, the 93-acre hilltop property boasts a charming 1990s family home, as well as a refurbished Melbourne tram and Sydney bus (that you can live in) and two cottages.

Listed by Wythes Real Estate Noosa Hinterland, this unique property on offer last sold for $90,000 in 1998, according to Pricefinder.

The main residence is a weatherboard Queenslander home that offers plenty of charm.

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A rare estate in Queensland’s hinterland with not one but five accommodation options is on offer. (Domain; Wythes Real Estate)
A rare hilltop estate in rural Queensland with five accommodation options on offer, including a refurbished Melbourne tram and Sydney bus.
The unique buying opportunity includes a refurbished Melbourne tram and Sydney bus. (Domain; Wythes Real Estate)
A rare hilltop estate in rural Queensland with five accommodation options on offer, including a refurbished Melbourne tram and Sydney bus.
The tram is completely livable with a bathtub in the living area and a re-vamped interior aesthetic. (Domain; Wythes Real Estate)

Interiors feature polished wooden floorboards, wood-paneled walls, retro lime paint, granite benchtops, exposed brick, as well as chandeliers and stained glass windows.

There is also a wraparound balcony for the future buyer to relax and unwind, and no doubt take in the idyllic country views.

Just a short stroll away is the refurbished Melbourne tram that is completely livable

The curved roof has been kept, but the interiors have been given a revamp with mahogany cabinetry, polished wooden floorboards and a bathtub in the living area.

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All aboard the converted Melbourne tram in Cooran. (Domain)
A rare hilltop estate in rural Queensland with five accommodation options on offer, including a refurbished Melbourne tram and Sydney bus.
The kitchen leads out to the patio and is idyllic with its countryside views. (Domain; Wythes Real Estate)
A rare hilltop estate in rural Queensland with five accommodation options on offer, including a refurbished Melbourne tram and Sydney bus.
Corrugated iron walls feature in the bathroom, and a standout feature is the bespoke wooden benchtop. (Domain; Wythes Real Estate)

An old Sydney bus is not far away, and is connected to an urban kitchen and terrace.

The bathroom features corrugated iron walls, a custom wooden benchtop and glass basin

Just when you thought the inclusions would end, there are also two charming cottages on the estate as well as an infinity waterfall pool, a running creek, dam, Olympic-sized arena, stables and barn.

A rare hilltop estate in rural Queensland with five accommodation options on offer, including a refurbished Melbourne tram and Sydney bus.
The main residence is a 1990s weatherboard Queensland home with plenty of retro charm. (Domain; Wythes Real Estate)

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