A landmark Kew property superbly situated within 1150sqm of private gardens with pool and stables and offering spectacular city views, the grand proportions and period elegance showcased by this magnificent double storey c1889 Victorian residence provide an unforgettable family domain in the elite Henty Estate near leading schools, Kew Junction and public transport.
An imposing scale throughout is accentuated by 14.5 ft ceilings in the dramatic arched entrance hall, gracious sitting room, grand formal dining and inviting family living room all boasting marble mantelpieces over gas fireplaces. The large timber kitchen with casual dining area opens to a fabulous elevated al fresco dining terrace overlooking the picturesque deep west-facing private garden featuring a large solar heated pool, tranquil "garden rooms" and an original double storey stables now a studio and recreation room. The generous main bedroom with marble gas fire, en-suite and BIR is complemented by five further bedrooms (2OFPs), two bathrooms and a powder-room. A "widow's walk" above reveals breathtaking uninterrupted 360 degree views of Melbourne.
Absolutely captivating inside and out "Selbourne" also features a spacious bluestone cellar, ducted heating, laundry and double carport. Land size 1150sqm (approx.)
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