House for sale
17-19 Clowes Street,
South Yarra, VIC
6 3 1
Period Grace, Perfect for the FamilyThis magnificent Queen Anne Federation home affords fine period living combined with the ultimate family lifestyle in the highly desirable Botanic Gardens precinct, mere moments from the Royal Botanic Gardens and within walking distance of prestigious schools including Melbourne Grammar and Melbourne Girls Grammar, major sporting arenas and entertainment venues of Melbourne such as the MCG and Rod Laver Arena plus easy access to the Yarra River, public transport and the CBD. Positioned on a prime corner allotment with rear lane and side access, (555sqm approx.) the stunning period facade with wrap-around tessellated veranda is surrounded by established gardens whilst the interior features intricate period detailing such as Baltic timber flooring, leadlight, bay windows, picture rails, open fireplaces and superb Wunderlich pressed-metal ceilings. Enjoyed by the same family for forty years, the generous accommodation spread across two levels plus former stables converted into a self-contained bungalow includes five bedrooms, three bathrooms, four toilets, two kitchens, formal lounge and dining rooms, home office, sunroom and extensive under-house storage offering the perfect space to create a cellar or workshop. Secure off street parking, a balcony from the master suite with a delightful leafy aspect, a low maintenance rear yard, stormwater collection, solar hot water and ducted heating are just a few of the highlights of this sensationally charming forever home.
Last updated: 02:40PM on May 17th 2019