Swimming pools and tennis courts are in style in South Australian backyards, however one Adelaide Hills residence has a gnarly characteristic certain to make eager skate boarders flip.
A hand constructed half-pipe is a spotlight of the Echunga property at 8A Battunga Road, which hit the market this week.
Inside a yard shed, proprietor Joshua Robin constructed the mini ramp for his son as there weren’t many locations within the space he might go to skate at night time in winter.
“We constructed it in place, primarily for my son and different youngsters who come to our home,” he stated.
“At one level I ended up getting right into a little bit of skateboarding with my son as nicely.”
Mr Robin stated he was “fairly cluey” when it got here to constructing so did some analysis on-line earlier than shopping for the supplies and developing the half-pipe himself.
He stated it had been successful ever since.
“When we’ve occasions, there may be 10 to fifteen youngsters within the yard and so they’d spend all night time there,” he stated.
Will probably be included in sale of the fashionable four-bedroom home, which was in-built 2014 and sits on a 2781sqm block, as a result of it couldn’t be faraway from the shed until it was disassembled and is fabricated from supplies unsuitable for the outside.
Mr Robin stated it is going to be unhappy to depart it behind however he had promised his son he would construct one other at their new residence.
“The world and life is ever evolving so with that one dream ends and different begins,” he stated.
Mr Robin is promoting the property, which is lower than 35km to town, to maneuver nearer to work in Port Adelaide.
It’s listed with Belle Property Adelaide Hills principal Phil Crowder and Brianna Dowling and has a $620,000 to $660,000 worth information.
The property additionally features a playground, vegetable gardens and fruit timber, in addition to further storage behind the shed for trailers, boats, and caravans.