Oakington Circa 1840, with Picturesque Harbour Outlook
House Sold - BATTERY POINT TAS
Historic Oakington offers the ultimate in lifestyle, convenience and location in the heart of coveted Battery Point. Built in 1840, Oakington represents a magnificent example of classic Victorian Georgian architecture with an absolutely stunning street presence and superb Harbour views.
The current owners have respectfully combined stylish modern day conveniences with the elegant character features of the home to create a warm and inviting ambience and lifestyle second to none.
One of the many recent quality modifications and upgrades to Oakington includes a magnificent stylish new kitchen refurbishment with solid granite bench tops and large island bench, top of the range appliances including a temperature controlled wine fridge, and an abundance of storage drawers and cupboards in addition to two pull out pantries.
Other 21st century luxury conveniences include an integrated e-Home audio visual system to the living room, kitchen and conservatory, extensive shelving and bookcase installation to the living room including an ingenious TV lift mechanism, total house rewiring including a new Mekina security alarm system, NBN connection and total garden restoration to name but a few major upgrades undertaken by the current owners.
The flexible floor plan provides for three to four bedrooms including a beautifully appointed master suite with ensuite and walk in robe. The option of guest or extended family accommodation is also available, if required. Charming formal and informal living and dining spaces include a superb bright and sunny conservatory with sandstone feature wall, new double glazed sliding doors and extensive use of glass capturing the picturesque river views.
The stunning surrounding garden has been restored to its original design and includes two private sunny courtyards accessed by the kitchen area and are perfectly placed for entertaining family and friends and to enjoy those spectacular close up River Derwent views.
This is a rare opportunity for local, interstate or overseas purchasers to secure an outstanding historic home in immaculate condition opposite parklands adjacent to the River Derwent in Hobart’s most coveted suburb of Battery point.
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