Situated in an elite Toorak location, this magnificent c1930's solid brick residence is irresistibly appealing. Its beautiful interiors are set within breathtaking European-inspired gardens with north-south tennis court and picturesque pool. The Michael Munckton-designed home is classically refined and framed by deep gardens. The welcoming entrance hall introduces a library or home office, and a palatial sitting room with French doors opens to a fabulous sunny terrace with water feature. A versatile retreat or media room opens to a second tree-shaded terrace. Dark timber floors flow through the sublime entertainer's kitchen with marble island, Caesarstone work benches, Miele appliances, integrated Liebherr fridge/freezer and a butler's pantry with bar fridge. A picture window in the kitchen frames a striking display of espaliered camellias. The expansive open plan living and dining room with gas log fire extends out to a large covered terrace and then to the spectacular landscaped private garden with heated pool and mod grass tennis court with lighting. Luxurious accommodation upstairs comprises a lavish main bedroom with deluxe dressing room and designer limestone en suite with bath and underfloor heating, two generous bedrooms with robes and a shared en suite, a fourth bedroom with stylish en suite and built-in robe, a family bathroom and gym/fifth bedroom.
Enviably positioned in a serene tree-lined street, the residence is close to Beatty Ave cafes, Toorak station, Malvern Road trams, Toorak and Hawksburn Villages, Orrong Park and excellent schools. Comprehensive appointments include alarm, hydronic heating, RC/air-conditioning, powder rooms, pool change room, laundry, climate-controlled wine cellar, storerooms, tool shed and basement double garage accessed from Millicent Ave. Land size: 1,820sqm (approx). Due Diligence Checklist
Live Like a Local
Life in Toorak is one of exclusivity. As the postcode of choice for Melbourne’s elite, it’s a suburb without compromise. It features designer shopping strips, private schools and a plethora of fine dining restaurants, ticking all the boxes for well-heeled locals. Toorak’s proudest boasts are its magnificent homes, hilly and curved streets canopied by luscious trees, and spacious parks just a stone’s throw away. With the finer things in life within easy reach, this storybook suburb offers an appealing glimpse into how the other half live.