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December 5th 2013
This wonderfully spacious 5 bedroom plus study weatherboard home offers generous accommodation to suit a large, blended, extended or multi-generational family. The private front garden and decorative Federation style facade give the initial impression of a delightful period style cottage which soon gives way to the discovery that this is a substantial home with excellent accommodation and expansive family friendly living and entertaining areas.
3 large bedrooms in the original front of the home are supplemented by 2 further robed bedrooms plus a study with separate entry in the newer rear section. A cosy formal lounge room has double doors opening to a north facing garden and offers a quiet retreat apart from the open-plan family/meals space with its towering ceiling and clerestory windows and the large multi-use rumpus room.
The spacious kitchen presents an innovative mobile stainless steel island bench and further features include 2 bathrooms, laundry, ducted heating, split system reverse cycle air-conditioner and ceiling fans plus undercover alfresco area, garden sheds, double carport, space for off-street parking and ROW access.
This outstanding family residence is located within walking distance of Canterbury Primary School, Siena, Highfield Park and tram, close to Strathcona, Camberwell High School and local shopping.
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December 4th 2013
Exuding warmth, this captivating 3 bedroom weatherboard Edwardian home is an exceptional example of period charm and contemporary style successfully balanced with modern family lifestyle requirements.
Tastefully extended and renovated, the home is set in immaculately landscaped gardens. The formal front garden creates eye-catching street appeal, whilst well selected privacy plantings at the rear circle the grassed entertaining area.
The original front rooms feature high ceilings, mini Victorian gutter cornices and ornate ceiling roses with rich Sydney bluegum hardwood flooring. The 3 large bedrooms boast full length fitted robes, the generous main bedroom offers one either side of an open fireplace (one of 3 in the home) plus a pristine period style ensuite.
The living area allows ample room for family activity and opens through to an attractive contemporary kitchen with Blanco appliances, innovative storage solutions and spacious family/meals area. A well-sized fully tiled family bathroom encompasses a European laundry and cupboard storage.
The rear of the home opens out to an outstanding undercover alfresco deck equipped with BBQ (mains gas), all-weather blinds, central fan and outdoor speaker system; an expansive entertaining area with space for the party to spill out onto the paved terrace and lawn. A list of further features offered by this impressive family home includes plantation shutters, ducted heating, split system air-conditioners, security alarm, tandem carport, garden shed and water tank. Just minutes to Box Hill shops, restaurants, cafes, bus, tram and train with schools, TAFE and hospital nearby.
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November 19th 2013
Settled comfortably into the contours of a 1.5 acre (approx.) block, this impressive 5 bedroom plus study home offers an enviable family lifestyle centred around grandly proportioned inside/outside living and entertaining areas set against a peaceful bush backdrop.
The heart of the home is an expansive kitchen/family/meals space with lofty ceiling and Tasmanian Oak floor, which opens out to the elevated alfresco deck.
The spacious alfresco area has a sweeping northerly outlook and a solar heated pool set in immaculately landscaped gardens featuring both native and exotic plantings.
The bird and wildlife populations are your cohabitants in this very special setting. School buses travel to the local primary and nearby private schools and Warrandyte Village shops are just minutes away.
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August 6th 2013
Number 1 is an elite family property, facing north upon a generous block of 1,045 sq m approximately in a sought-after enclave.
This gorgeous decade-old home with 4 robed bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and 3 living areas offers exceptional family space and comfort. Featuring high ceilings with decorative cornices and bulkheads, the carpeted formal lounge and dining room embodies elegant living.
In a magnificent family-friendly location opposite Mont Albert Primary School, walk to Mont Albert Park and Reserve, Healthways Recreation Centre and pool, close to Koonung and Box Hill Colleges. Easy access to trams, Mont Albert Station, buses, schools and shopping centres add to this blissful lifestyle!
Click for more information about 1 Carlyle Crescent, Mont Albert.