Landmark Home in Sought After Area
House Sold - NEW TOWN TAS
Hillcrest, a heritage listed Victorian Italianate style home dating back to the 1880’s, is a sunny spacious family home of 286sqm on a significant parcel of land of 1056sqm. Located in a highly sought after street of New Town, Hillcrest has magnificent eye catching street appeal and a wonderful presence.
The floor plan is versatile and spacious and features, on the ground level, a sunny kitchen and dining area opening onto a sundrenched terrace, a spacious light filled living and dining and a separate formal lounge area. There is a newer addition of a very spacious family/rumpus room with study/computer nook and this could be utilised as a home office or simply as a family entertaining room. A sunny paved courtyard can be accessed from this area. There is also a bathroom combined laundry on this ground level.
The upper level comprises three double bedrooms, family bathroom, two studies or reading nooks and a sunroom. The next, attic level, caters for a fourth double bedroom.
The delightful entrance foyer is typical of the era and also features a gorgeous ceiling rose and the sweeping staircase with turned wooden balustrades adds a sense of grandeur to the home.
The established grounds include a magnificent magnolia tree gracing the entrance, a garden shed and larger tool, storage shed, a double garage and extra off street parking.
The location is perfect with Friends Private School minutes’ walk away, New Town shopping including supermarket and Hill Street deli, Calvary Hospital and the vibrant North Hobart Precinct all within walking distance or minutes’ drive away.
While there is certainly some TLC to be added and plenty of scope to enhance and upgrade, this charming property has huge potential and will reward the astute buyer for many more years to come.
- 4 bed
- 2 bath
- 2 Parking Spaces
- Floor Area is 286 m²
- 2 Garage