House for sale
11 Stephen Street,
5 3 2
$2,800,000 - $3,050,000
Space and elegance in the heart of NewtownThis much loved family home built in the Georgian Revival style includes a spectacular garden with views of Corio Bay. Set in a tightly-held pocket of Newtown, this superbly located home is close to Geelong’s leading private schools, exclusive shops and cafes, and has been owned by the same family for 49 years.
Built by the notable Strachan family in 1935, and designed by Melbourne architects Stephenson and Turner, who also designed the Royal Melbourne Hospital, this large double brick 2-storey home provides ample space for a family to grow. Bedrooms and living areas are north-facing with garden and bay views.
The ground floor presents a large and elegant sitting room with French doors adjoining a sunny patio, generous formal dining room, informal living room and separate den. The kitchen/meals zone is a generous family-orientated space with connection to a 2nd entertaining patio. Adjacent to the kitchen is the original maids bedroom with an ensuite shower and vanity and a cellar/storeroom. A fourth WC is located outside nearby.
Upstairs, there are 3 double bedrooms; the main bedroom with ensuite access to a large bathroom. The 4th single bedroom and 2nd recently renovated bathroom complete this private level.
The flourishing garden, formed with 5 bluestone terraces, offers colour throughout the year. An in-ground pool and pool house are situated at the bottom of the garden.
Extra features: ducted gas heating, 4 open fireplaces, ducted vacuum, laundry with drying cupboard, DLUG with internal access, 30,000L rainwater tank, secure driveway spanning the eastern boundary.
Discover the beauty within this outstanding lifestyle home.
Last updated: 04:17PM on Apr 10th 2017