21 Melville Street,
COLONIAL GRACE AND SPACE IN CENTRAL CLAREMONT!It?s like stepping back in time to a more civilised age. The elegance and grand proportions of yesteryear create a serene ambience around historical Wendouree, which is one of the grand old ladies of Claremont's history.
A rarity on two titles on a 1355sqm block (consisting of 21 Melville Street Claremont & 1A Brown Street Claremont), this graceful circa 1917 home is like your own private estate, tucked away in the centre of Claremont, walking distance to cafes and restaurants, boutique shopping, train and excellent schools.
There are 2 separate large living rooms, big bedrooms, parent's retreat and beautiful period features including polished jarrah floors, high detailed plaster ceilings and full height sash windows. The tranquility is enhanced by lush gardens which surround the home, creating a cool cocoon of greenery.
Entertain in style, or relax in absolute privacy. The large residence has flexible spaces that have stood the test of time and suit a family lifestyle, with modern amenities such as air conditioning and a sauna adding to your comfort.
Features large living and dining areas opening to wide verandahs, large kitchen, formal living room, enormous family room, main bedroom with WIR, ensuite, cedar-lined sauna and parent's retreat, a further 3 bright bedrooms, 2nd bathroom, cellar, laundry, shed, extensive gardens and alfresco areas, below ground pool, secure double carport.
- Quality features include zoned ducted air conditioning with fresh air cycle, jarrah timber floors, high ceilings with ceiling roses, French doors and full height sash windows to verandahs, full height drapes, vintage Murano and circa 1900 French chandeliers, stained glass, fireplaces with period mantels, marble benchtops in bathrooms, hand-painted basin in ensuite, gas HWS, reticulated gardens, large garden mirrors, bore not shared with the neighbours, security screens, barbecue area, quality privacy fencing suitable to the period home, freshly painted.