IF you love the sound of rain on a tin roof then this true blue Aussie home is for you.Situated on 8ha with incredible views of the national park, this quality timber home at 8 Hancock Road, Alligator Creek, with galvanised custom orb sheeting on the exterior will make you feel as if you have stepped back in time.Wake up to the sound of birds and the calming sound of the cool breeze in the trees, or simply enjoy a cuppa on the 3m-wide veranda that wraps around the entire house.8 Hancock Road, Alligator CreekLifestyle close to town truly doesn’t get much better than this, says listing agent Debbie Kratzmann. She said it was definitely the most original house on the market.“There’s nothing like it out there,” she said. “The house is about 12 years old and was built by the current owners.”“It was built to fit its environment. Even the kitchen cupboards are corrugated iron to go with the overall feel of the house.”8 Hancock Road, Alligator Creek Built in the traditional Queenslander style, the home includes three spacious bedrooms and family bathroom, a combined living and dining area and a rustic yet charming kitchen that includes bi-fold windows to the veranda.The property is fully fenced and comes complete with a horse holding yard, tack shed and double carport.There’s even a rustic outdoor bath, complete with a wood fire burner should you seek a dip under the stars.More from news01:21Buyer demand explodes in Townsville’s 2019 flood-affected suburbs12 Sep 202001:21‘Giant surge’ in new home sales lifts Townsville property market10 Sep 20208 Hancock Road, Alligator Creek“Since we’ve launched the property to the market, we’ve been getting four to five groups through each time we do an open home,” Kratzmann said.“Buyers are definitely drawn by the uniqueness of the home, and the 20 acres its sits on also appeals.“It’s a real lifestyle property. You’re completely secluded with no neighbours, yet still close to town.8 Hancock Road, Alligator CreekLocated only 20 minutes from the Fairfield precinct, Murray sporting complex and CBD, this home will provide you with everything you are looking for in a much sought-after lifestyle; clean air, your own private space, and a constant cool breeze.