February 9th 2016
Set amid a series of lush garden rooms that significantly enhance its lifestyle appeal, this lovingly restored late Edwardian home provides flexible family living. Highlights include a spacious formal sitting room with a gas log fire, a light and airy open plan living and dining room, an entertainer’s kitchen with 90cm wide stainless steel cooking appliances, generous preparation areas, a separate bar and stunning views of the rear garden.
Showcasing sought-after finishes including polished Baltic pine floors, period detailing and decorator colour schemes throughout, it’s alluring appeal for young or established families is further emphasised by generous bedroom accommodation on 2 levels plus a fully, self-contained garden studio apartment.
Brilliant for entertaining, the deep rear garden features a very large solar and gas-heated spa pool with glass balustrading, a separate poolside lounge and barbecue area, contemplative lily pond with a water feature, herb garden, full-width deck with al fresco dining and a striking wrought-iron feature wall.
On a practical note, there is a large double garage/workshop, additional off-street parking, ample storage, concealed water tanks, ducted heating, split system cooling and ceiling fans.
In a quiet, leafy and well-regarded street just metres from Bowlers Green park and playground, Waverley Road village shopping and tram, a choice of buses and Malvern East or Carnegie stations, this outstanding home is within easy distance to a wide selection of schools. It is also only a short drive to Chadstone Shopping Centre and Monash Freeway. Zoned GRZ10, there is potential to further extend, reconfigure or redevelop at leisure (STCA).
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