Celebrating 100 years of establishment, this classic c1920’s Californian Bungalow home situated in a serene tree lined avenue offers a charming, comfortable and commodious dual-level family atmosphere, moments from lovely parklands, Ashburton Village shopping, transport options and reputable schools.
Beyond the original wire fence, pretty gardens and porched entry rests beautifully preserved period foundations combined with commendably extended interiors. The home presents a flexible layout introduced by entryway that makes way for the elegant formal sitting and adjoining dining room both featuring open fireplaces draped in decorative mantles, three well-placed bedrooms serviced by two bright bathrooms, a central kitchen complete with beautiful black marble & Mountain Ash benchtops, Bosch dual fuel cooker and Bosch dishwasher overlook the expansive open plan living and meals domain, while painted cedar doors and windows open out to the rear yard revealing a covered paved alfresco area, easy-care lawns and bordered gardens, perfect for relaxing and entertaining year round. A privately placed home office/study zone proceed to the comfortable second-level living area, accommodating an expansive rumpus retreat that enjoys tranquil treetop vistas, two bright bedrooms with built-in robes and a third modernised bathroom.
Additional highlights include, ducted heating, cooling, separate laundry, BIRs, original terracotta roof, original Baltic Pine floors, French doors, pendant lighting, sash windows, lead lighting, work/storage shed, single carport and two car driveway with ample off street parking via secure side drive. Set for lifestyle convenience, there is easy access to Watson Park, Gardiners Creek Trail, a short walk to Alamein or Ashburton Stations, nearby Monash Freeway, elite private schools, Solway Primary, Ashburton Primary and Glen Iris Primary, Estrella Preschool & first class local amenities. This well loved family home offered for the first time in 35 years provides picturesque underpinnings in an exceptional position along with prime potential for personal enhancements STCA. Land 650sqm approx.