House for sale
192 Alma Road,
North Perth, WA
4 1 2
Auction 12th May at 3pm (Unless Sold Prior)
A HOME WITH HEART AND SOULYou'll fall head over heels in love with Alma House, a graceful, elegant and timeless federation residence in the heart of fabulous North Perth. Beautifully renovated and extended, this once modest workers cottage is a glorious juxtaposition of old and new, full of warmth, charm and contemporary style.
Original character and authenticity blend perfectly with modern design – high ceilings, deep architraves and skirting, stained glass lead lights, feature fireplaces, intricate ceiling roses, tall sash windows, ornate cornices and jarrah floors sit easily alongside travertine, timber and slate.
Elevated, with a commanding street presence, a wide bullnose verandah with turned timber posts and stained glass leadlight door sets the grand tone of this captivating home. Inside, elegant rooms open either side from the entrance and long traditional arched hallway.
Four large bedrooms with tall sash windows, beautiful cornicing, ceiling roses and feature fireplaces occupy the original part of the home. Across the rear, expanses of glass spiral light into open plan living and dining spaces. A wood burning stove sits in the corner, perfect for those cool winter days and even colder winter nights. The custom timber kitchen features modern appliances and plenty of prep and storage space. There's an elegant travertine bathroom with corner spa bath, shower, double vanity and separate WC.
Outside, a private tropical oasis awaits, with two large alfresco entertaining terraces perfect for year-round alfresco dining and relaxing, a lovely plunge pool with spa surrounded by glorious flowering vines, palms and bamboo, it's a holiday resort at home!
There's rear laneway access to a secure garage with parking for 2 cars, a trailer or 3rd car and a large storeroom with utilities.
Sure, there's definitely some work to be done but Alma House has wonderful charm, warmth and enduring character. A much loved, comfortable family home close to absolutely everything, easy to live in now, with masses of potential to add your own style and flair.
Situated in a dream location close to Angove St, surrounded by fabulous local parks, great schools and central to all the action in Leederville, Mt Hawthorn, Highgate, Mt Lawley and the CBD.
Last updated: 06:06PM on Apr 18th 2018