Exceptional, Inner City, Residence
House Sold - HOBART TAS
You will be amazed at what lies behind the high stately brick fence of this circa 1905 Victorian Italianate home. Exquisitely restored with style and elegance, this charming heritage home offers an abundance of period features some of which include Baltic pine and Tasmanian oak flooring, high ceilings with ornate ceiling roses and moulded cornices, striking lead light glass feature in windows and front entry, exquisite dado entrance, exposed sandstone and brick walls, bay windows and classic period fire surrounds and staircase. This hidden, private oasis is located a short walk to Hobarts CBD and an easy stroll down to the Salamanca Place, the waterfront and docks precinct. Offering generous accommodation of approximately 279m2 (30sq) over 3 levels, the main living zones encompass two levels, the ground and first floor, while an extensive area on the lower ground level is currently utilised for inside/outside entertaining and includes laundry facilities and WC or, alternately, could be easily converted to a substantial wine cellar with tasting room and extra storage area.
The flexible floor plan offers three double bedrooms, two of which are on the ground floor and are serviced by the main bathroom and the master bedroom, parents retreat, is on the first floor with a separate bathroom/dressing room with built in robes.
On the ground level, to the right of the charming entry hall, are two elegant and spacious rooms both with bay windows, either of which could be utilised for formal dining or living or even a possible fourth bedroom, the choice is yours. The delightful kitchen has modern conveniences and a kitchen table for informal gatherings. At the rear of the home is a sunny, light filled and spacious sunroom with stair access to a very private, enticing courtyard below.
In summary, this is a very impressive home of impeccable style and panache combining period charm with modern day conveniences and so perfectly located to enjoy all the delights of Hobart’s waterfront festivities and inner city living.
An exceptional find and a must to inspect for buyers looking in the $850,000 plus range.
- 3 bed
- 2 bath
- Floor Area is 279 m²