News & Insights
Our Prestige Property Collection is a celebration of some of Melbourne’s finest properties, all sold by Marshall White during the 2020/21 financial year.
These property highlights, and much more, including sales data and statistics, and expert industry analysis also feature in The Prestige Report 2020/21.
Best Mansion – 17 Chastleton Avenue, Toorak
A magnificent example of Victorian architecture, 17 Chastleton Avenue underwent recent renovations with interiors by international designer Thomas Hamel and artful landscaping by Paul Bangay. Masterfully merging its original grandeur with modern design, this six-bedroom family home is set within Tuscan style grounds with a tennis court and pool.
Best Renovation – 805 Hampton Street, Brighton
A remarkable modern conversion maintaining a coveted Edwardian façade and period detail throughout, provides serene integration between indoor and outdoor living in the heart of Brighton’s leafy surrounds. Soaring ceilings, wide arched hallways and ornate framework compliment the natural light throughout, underscored by oak timber and stylish concrete floors.
Best View – 11a/12 Marine Parade, St Kilda
From the 11th floor of St Kilda’s iconic waterfront, ‘Edgewater Towers’ building, this newly renovated apartment presents Melbourne’s most spectacular panorama – over the sands of St Kilda Beach, all the way to Williamstown in the west and to the towers of the CBD in the north. This apartment is a waterfront St Kilda icon.
Best Period Home – 45 Chrystobel Crescent, Hawthorn
Nestled within a majestic botanic garden, this c1880s Italianate Victorian residence exhibits the grace and grandeur of the era alongside stunning contemporary style. Behind the imposing rendered exterior, exquisite hand-painted leadlight windows, soaring ceilings and original timber floors highlight the period integrity inside.
Best Resort Living – 3 Manatee Avenue, Mount Eliza
With breathtaking water views spanning the entire bay from Mornington Harbour to Melbourne’s sparkling city skyline, this luxury beachside residence invites you to leave the world behind and holiday at home. Mesmerising from the moment you enter.
Best Penthouse – The Skyhouse /478 St Kilda Road
Unparalleled in terms of sheer scale, designer style and bespoke luxury, this whole floor residence is surrounded by Swiss made Sky Frame windows and doors that open to landscaped sky gardens complemented with frameless glass balustrades, so no view is obscured.
Best River Views – 4a Glan Avon Road, Hawthorn
Maximising its unique position on the bend of the Yarra River, this spectacular riverfront residence showcases a breathtaking garden, pool and river views from every aspect.