Sitting atop of Mount Eliza, a walk to The Peninsula School, awaits a quintessential weatherboard home set on approx. 3169sqm filled with appeal and space. This enchanting 5 bedroom, 3 bathroom residence plus 3 bedroom cottage, marries together English Charm and a whimsical garden setting that will steal your heart.
Constructed in a traditional format, but renovated, within you will find a home steeped in reflections of a bygone era, but ready for the most demanding of modern living. Externally, you can enjoy the understated elegance of this private retreat overlooking flourishing and serene Edna Walling inspired gardens, with over 80 years of history.
The country inspired kitchen is replete with St George double ovens, a third wall oven, gas cook top and walk in pantry. A dining room adjoins a meals area, which opens out to a covered alfresco verandah. Enter into the formal lounge, which features a gas log fireplace creating a cozy hideaway, while a spacious family room enjoys a slow combustion burner and a lovely aspect, with French Doors opening out onto a raised deck and fruit trees beyond.
Take advantage of the peaceful outlook from the master bedroom, boasting an en-suite and extensive deck overlooking the sparkling in-ground swimming pool. A further two bedrooms are served by a family bathroom.
The home’s lower level provides the perfect private sanctuary, with two bedrooms, laundry, bathroom, living area and separate entry.
A further attribute to this delightful home is, The Cottage, a second dwelling with cathedral style vaulted ceilings, a large loft bedroom and a further two bedrooms downstairs, living room, full kitchen and a bathroom. The Cottage presents potential to offer a secondary source of income from letting out, either as a long term or short-term serene holiday stay.
Other features include two double carports, a cabin with decking and electricity, ducted heating, split system air conditioning, an external powder room, childrens’ cubby and a 10,000L capacity water tank, making this property a true turn key opportunity.