18 Derby Crescent,
Caulfield East, VIC
Period beauty with modern family flairBeyond the pretty façade lies a stunning contemporary renovation that has transformed this 4 bedroom 2 bathroom home into a light-filled, family oasis with north-facing indoor/outdoor entertaining zone. High ceilings, pale floorboards and neutral tones throughout are perfectly complemented by 2 modern bathrooms, spacious kitchen with Bosch appliances and picturesque outlooks from every room to immaculate, established gardens.
A central hall links all 4 bedrooms including the master which enjoys a WIR and en-suite with a huge window wall. Three other bedrooms, (one with OFP) have BIRs and are connected to the first living room which retains stunning period features including original ceiling rose, leadlight windows and open fire place. A spacious main bathroom showcases custom made joinery finished with stone benchtops, oversized shower, WC and luxurious bath.
The architect designed rear addition with modern kitchen, dining and living zone opens through a full wall of bi-fold doors to a huge covered and insulated north-west facing outdoor deck with built in day beds and a further paved area enjoying all-day sun - perfect for all-year-round entertaining.
The house is framed by lush established, irrigated gardens including fruit trees, magnolias, silver birches and a beautiful Jacaranda tree.
Double glazing at the front of the house, attic storage, heating and cooling, water tank, solar hot water, OSP, plus excellent proximity to trains, trams, buses, Monash University, parks and Caulfield Racecourse make this the perfect family home in one of Melbourne's most tightly-held suburbs.