Built c1920 in the English Tudor style, Harwin Lodge has been updated for modern comfort while retaining all of its intricate adornments. Behind a tall solid fence, this dual living zone plus study and studio home is filled with opulently luxurious rooms from top to bottom.
Welcomed by a wood panelled foyer, the grand home features perfectly preserved diamond lead light windows with deep sills, ornate detailed joinery, fireplaces and decorative ceilings throughout. Boasting a formal sitting room, adjoined living and dining rooms with northern corner windows, intricate joinery separating the zones and coffin strapped ceilings as well as a delightfully bright kitchen meals with extensive windows overlooking the lush gardens. Quality kitchen with terrific storage and 900mm gas cooking is finished with a solid wood bench and conveniently sits next to the laundry with own yard access.
Upstairs, a master bedroom fit for royalty is anchored by a fireplace and lined with rich wood panels and coffin ceilings. A study, two further bedrooms with robes and an intriguing fourth bedroom with tall leadlight windows capturing the north light down a staircase to own private entrance (perhaps a perfect home office in its next life), all served by two central bathrooms updated respectfully of the home’s heritage.
Outside is another treasure trove of surprises with an enclosed deck perfect for entertaining the whole family, heated pool, established gardens and a separate studio. This inspiring home also features ducted heating, under house storage, carport via Martin Road or gated driveway parking at the front. Untainted and awaiting its next breath of fresh air, this vast home is a unique opportunity to surround yourself in grandeur and luxury.
Central to all your family needs. Walk to Bowen Gardens, Howard Dawson Reserve and tennis club. Choose from Tooronga Village, Camberwell Junction and Leo’s Fine Foods for cafes and shopping. Close to Camberwell South Primary School, Scotch College and Camberwell Grammar as well as easy access to more of Melbourne’s leading schools via trams and train.
Shelter Real Estate Agents Camberwell
AUCTION Saturday 23-Oct 14:30PM