This home is one of the finest examples of a beautifully preserved old English Tudor-styled clinker brick family residence c1935 in Melbourne. This impressive home graces a magnificent lush garden allotment stretching back to the reserve along Thornton Street and is enhanced by a quiet position on the old Oakland Estate in the prized Studley Park precinct. Offering an idyllic lifestyle close to the CBD, Kew Junction shops and restaurants, Glenferrie Road, Victoria Gardens Complex and many of Melbourne's finest schools plus excellent public transport options and the ever popular Yarra River recreational parklands. The exterior features high pitched gables, shingle-style roof and exterior battens whilst the interior exudes warmth and character with retained features including square leadlight windows throughout, stained beams, polished timber floors and the gracious proportions if its era. An entrance hall opens to formal sitting room and adjacent dining both with OFPs, cosy informal living, study and an inviting timber kitchen with stainless steel appliances and informal dining area plus concealed laundry and powder room. Whilst upstairs has City skyline views, three bedrooms, main with period style ensuite and two with ensuite access to a similarly styled family bathroom. A gently shaded paved outdoor entertaining area includes a retreat or home office, powder room and a gas mains barbeque overlooking a gas heated, azure blue pool. Other features include ducted heating, rain water tank and carport.
Land size: 853sqm (approx.)
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