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Important Point Off Difference

Linton Estate focuses on community. When  or before Peter Dickson the Founder and Managing Director passes away. Linton Estate will be put into a Foundation/Trust to help the Ballan Hospital and the GLBTI Community and the Moorabool Shire Community in general. It will help organizations that help elders of the GLBTI community, research, project, events for elders and the residents of Linton Estate too. "Its all about giving back and caring"


Welcome to Linton Estate

Linton is proud to introduce the world's first residential village for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, intersex community and like minded people, with the flexibility to be a weekend retreat or a place to retire. It has all what a retirement village has and more. Plus it is more flexiable model than the Retirement Village Act. Linton Estate is a dream for a better life.

This award winning community is A Place To Truly Be You

Based in the rural township of Ballan, it's just 50 minutes west of Melbourne and a central stop over on the way to historic Ballarat and also a short drive to Daylesford and Hepburn - Victoria's spa country.  

Situated in the heart of the Moorabool Shire, Ballan has so much to offer with all the conveniences including cafe's, a post office, modern supermarket, hardware store, boutique shops, hospital, GP SuperClinic, a large Community Care Center with a hydro pool and meals on wheels. Plus the Hospital is expanding in 2016 with the building of 2 Day Operating Theaters and an expansion of the Age Care Facility with a further 51 high care beds.

Ballan also has access to a fast train service. 

Linton Estate is west of the main township and features extensive on-site facilities for recreation, entertainment and luxury living.

Linton Estate home designs are called "The Linton Girl's Home Designs" after Peter Dickson's (founder of linton estate) mother and his 4 Aunties. Plus a house design after Peter's father - Max. There are 6 floor plans and 4 different facades for The Linton Girl's Home Design's and for the Max House Design has one façade. 

G.J. Gardner Homes been appointed as the builder for Linton Estate. They have been able to keep the standard but have been able to make to homes more affordable and value for money. G.J. Gardner Homes has made better deals with their suppliers and has then passed it onto Linton Estate purchases.

The starting prices on the homes with G.J Gardner Homes standard building façades are :

- Max $297,000

- Dorothy $336,000

- Val $355,000

- Sylvia $360,000

- Lorraine $364,500

- Joan $399,000

If you are interested all you have to do is put a $5,000 holding deposit.

Contract - Erin McNamara from Sweeney Estate Agents

                   Office (03) 5367 8388 Mobile 0403 599 477 

                  Or  your local Sweeney Estate Agents Office

For information about Ballan and "living local"

Call - Patrick Bonello - 0419 338 473

Linton article in the GuardianLinton article in the Guardian

Linton Estate has has made it into The Guardian

Click here to read the article online.


Our Services

  we offer

• Architect designed homes
• Independant living
• On-site services
• A caring community


About Ballan

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• All the conveniences
• A thriving township
• The perfect location
• A growing community