Sold on 23 April, 2022 Period beauty with a twist
Set on a long 259sqm block and boasting a knock-out entertainer’s back garden, this beautifully renovated two-bedroom Victorian beauty is sure to impress! With period features retained and celebrated, hip modern updates have created a stunning home perfectly suited to this prime inner-city location. Ideally positioned for convenience and lifestyle, you’ll love the close proximity to Melbourne’s incredible CBD, just 7.6km from home, while also being within easy local reach of everything you’ll need for daily life.
With its picket fence and gorgeous weatherboard façade, this Footscray stunner is ready and waiting for you to move in and make it your own, with not a finger to lift. The spacious front bedroom provides an elegant sanctuary, with stylish built-in robes and a feature fireplace. Next door a second bedroom offers another generous retreat, with plenty of room for a freestanding robe or for a built-in to be installed if needed. Both bedrooms feature stunning decorative period features, and statement pendant lighting.
Head down the hallway to the spectacular living space, with a second feature fireplace. It’s easy to imagine cosy nights in spent in this elegant room, which opens into the fabulous kitchen – perfectly updated for modern life, and with personality plus. With stylish dark cabinetry, chalkboard pantry doors, and gorgeous spearmint green mosaic tiling combining with stainless steel appliances and loads of bench space, this is a kitchen you’ll love to spend time in. Set up your dining table in the centre and create a space that friends will love to gather in for home-cooked meals and freshly shaken cocktails!
Step down from the kitchen to the large renovated bathroom with more stunning feature tiling, shower over bath, and plumbing for laundry facilities. Outside, the large undercover entertaining deck is kept functional year-round by heating and pull-down café blinds, and overlooks the lush, but low-maintenance, back garden. This leafy oasis is spacious and private, and set up perfectly for hosting outdoor dinner parties.
With off-street parking, original timber flooring, a linen closet, and a garden shed with laundry facilities, this really is a perfect inner-city home with tonnes of character, modern luxuries and a location to covet.
Stroll to West 48 for a bite to eat or your morning coffee, just 800m from home in Essex Street. Head to Footscray’s classic Plough Hotel for an easy dinner, or take the four-minute drive into Seddon Village to be spoiled for choice by the huge selection of cafes and eateries. You’ll love having the convenience of Coles just a five-minute drive from home in the heart of Footscray, where a vibrant array of shops, restaurants and the fabulous Footscray Market await. Walk to Footscray Hospital, Victoria University, and schools, while Middle Footscray Station lies within walking distance for the easy city commute.
Perfect for first homebuyers and investors alike, this home presents an incredible opportunity to secure a beautifully renovated period home in a highly-prized inner-city location.
• 259sqm block with large back garden
• Stunning renovated period home
• Two spacious bedrooms, one with built-in robe
• Light and airy living room with feature fireplace
• Fully-renovated kitchen/dining room.
• Large bathroom with laundry facilities
• Ducted heating and refrigerated air-con
• Large undercover entertaining deck with heating and café blinds
• Private established back garden with garden shed
• Off-street parking
• Close to cafes, shops, schools and public transport
• Fabulous inner-city location just 7.6km from the CBD