A unique offering in a highly sought prime Ashburton location, this sizeable allotment hosts two separate dwellings, providing a flexible and convenient extended family lifestyle or investment / rental opportunities and further options to extend the original home (STCA). Held by the one family for over fifty years, the original 2 bedroom period home’s elegant character has been immaculately maintained, while the second residence at the rear offers light filled contemporary living and a further two bedrooms.
Immediately picturesque from the manicured front garden, the first home features a wide separate entrance, elegant formal living and dining areas characterized by distinguished original brick fireplaces, leadlight windows, highly ornate period ceilings, impeccably crafted woodwork and further intricate decorative elements. Two generously sized bedrooms are accompanied by a classically styled bathroom with shower over inbuilt bath. A spacious laundry and versatile study with additional bathroom complete the home.
In the second home at the rear, a spacious open plan living area with an abundance of natural light throughout showcases timber floors and a bright kitchen appointed with quality stainless steel appliances including gas cooktop, electric oven and dishwasher. Two good sized bedrooms feature built in robes, coupled with a central modern bathroom with rain shower head and separate freestanding bath in addition to a separate laundry / store room. While expansive surrounding double glazed sliding doors overlooking a large decking alfresco dining and entertaining area featuring a Bali hut with water feature open the home to outdoor living. A single secure brick garage and additional off‐street parking complete the home.
This address is superbly situated with High Street Ashburton shopping precinct a five minute walk at top of the street. With three local primary schools, two train stations, library, Ashburton pool, bicycle paths, ovals and parklands all within ten minutes walk. Chadstone Shopping Centre 4km and Melbourne CBD 14km and nearby access to the Monash Freeway.
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