A sweeping circular driveway fronts a magnificent wide garden allotment (1,867sqm/20,096sqft approx) leading to this deceptively spacious 1920s French Colonial style residence enhanced by some rarely seen ornate period styling pertaining to its era and history dating back to the original owner, a renowned Polish Violinist who held concerts in the home. The amazing period features including leadlight/stained glass, highly decorative ceilings, beams, bay window and marble fireplace grace an expansive 80 meter square living and dining (music) room, capable of entertaining large numbers.
This unique family home has rooms of generous proportions 46 squares/430sqm and flexibility giving the new owners options on configuring the zoned accommodation, which is ideal for large or growing families. The interior features an entrance hall, second living room or study, powder room, five or six bedrooms, two with ensuites, family bathroom, and separate self-contained guest or office suite. An English inspired hostess kitchen with timber island bench, breakfast and walk-in pantries plus informal dining and separate living opening to a deck overlooking a salt-chlorinated, heated pool/spa plus lower-level retreat or theatre, laundry and huge cellar/storage. Quietly and conveniently located moments from Mont Albert Reserve, Box Hill Central, Hospital and TAFE, excellent schools including Mont Albert Primary, St Augustine's Kindergarten and secondary colleges with easy access by bus, tram or train to private schools. Features include alarm, cabling, 3 zoned heating systems, Ilve stove, 60,000ltr w/tanks, double garage presently a retreat.
Land size: 1,867sqm/20,096sqft approxLand: ` Due Diligence Checklist