Surrounded by established gardens on an enormous block of land (approx 951sqm), this grand Californian Bungalow presents a lifestyle of quality, convenience and impressive family flexibility in one of Essendon's premier pockets. Beyond its captivating facade, the home's extended interior comprises four generous bedrooms (all with BIRs), stylish master ensuite with spa and main family bathroom, dedicated study area with built-in bookshelves and workstation. Dual living zones include an elegant formal lounge with open fireplace and adjoining dining room, light-filled open family/meals area and well-appointed kitchen with stainless steel appliances and ample cupboard space. Other highlights include 16 solar panels, 5 water storage tanks, hydronic heating and split-system a/c, additional wood heater, high ceilings, large laundry, plus an expansive backyard garden with entertaining area and mains-connected BBQ, large workshop. Complete with three-car off-street parking, it's close to public transport options (buses, trams and trains), Lincoln Park, North Essendon Village cafes and shopping precinct, as well as the area's renowned public and private schools. A truly outstanding family lifestyle opportunity!