Grand 1908 Residence with Dry Cellar
Best Offer By 5th June 2023 @ 12.00 noon (Unless Sold Prior)
Price: $870,000 to $930,000
Opportunity for residential/commercial use.
Now you can walk everywhere with the beach at end of street and adjacent to all shops.
Character stone residence located in a highly desirable town centre location. This stone villa, circa 1908 will give you so many options for either business or pleasure.
There is plenty of history surrounding this property and was once known to the locals as the headmaster's residence, originally built for local businessman Albert Battye.
The current owners live here permanently and have loved every minute, and this is a reluctant sale. So much time, money and more importantly, planning has gone into renovating and improving this home while respecting and keeping the character and charm throughout.
When you walk through this home it will be love at first sight with so many special features.
This stunning home comprises 3 to 4 bedrooms, 2 living areas and 1 full bathroom plus bonus powder room with room to add ensuite if desired.
Enter through the wide entrance hall and experience the wow factor with central arch and amazing feature.
To the left of hallway is huge front sitting/lounge room boasting ornate chandelier and wood fire with french doors opening out to the side veranda.
The master bedroom to the right of hall has built in robes and overlooks the front garden. The guest bedrooms are located down the hallway and are double in size and feature quality built in wardrobes, ceiling fans and fireplaces.
The kitchen/family room is located towards the rear of home. The kitchen has new extensive island bench, quality 2 Pac cabinetry, and stainless-steel Fisher and Pykel appliances. There is a 2-drawer dishwasher, self-cleaning oven and gas cooktop. The kitchen overlooks the new spacious family room.
Renovated modern laundry with access to the stunning bathroom, with shower, basin and wc. There is a separate powder room at the other end of laundry.
Make your way downstairs to the huge dry cellar, a full-size room and a real feature to this amazing residence. The current owner utilises this area as a wine cellar.
At the rear of the home you will find the undercover pergola area with pavers, a great place for the weekend BBQ get togethers.
The rear carport is at end of driveway plus the shed has a double garage with single roller door which is accessed from the pergola and is complete with pot belly fire, making it the perfect workshop, storage area or for parking the car.
Other features include:
- Front and side bullnose verandas
- Queenslander shutters over the gorgeous sash windows
- Lead light windows in the doors and door surrounds
- Exquisite, pressed metal high ceilings throughout most of the home
- Split system heating and cooling.
- Four-character fireplaces
- Solid original pine boards
- New open plan living area for kitchen and family room in one large room for entertaining
- 5kw x of solar - 20 panels
- NBN plus so much more
This property has it all, the beach position we all desire plus the ability to live and work from this outstanding residence.
Anyone would be proud to own this iconic home which will be sure to take your breath away. So why not call me for your own private inspection, you won't be disappointed.