3 Mowbray Street,
Hawthorn East, VIC
Architecturally designed for light, space and luxury, with breathtaking city views and prestigious location benefitsAn undeniably eminent level of design, luxury, and sophistication, this architectural showcase of modern living is just simply – breathtaking. Boasting extravagant en-masse entertaining and alfresco poolside leisure, perfectly balanced with sumptuous, private family accommodation within a five-bedroom plus office layout, this home bestows a fulfilling and relaxing lifestyle. Its unrivalled location amid Hawthorn East’s prestigious tree-lined streets is just metres from Anderson Park, and within easy reach of transport, shopping, recreation, and eateries, while surrounded by Melbourne’s most elite schools.
Behind the security of a high brick fence the property employs every inch of its 766m2 (approx.) allotment. Remote entry leads into a leafy alfresco courtyard with a warm, central brazier, ahead of the sun-splashed poolside entertainment area. A sheltered portico welcomes guests to a grand foyer entrance where the glamorous interiors display a stunning melange of elaborate glazing, marble surfaces, and two-pack and timber-veneer joinery. Cocooned in the year-round comfort and efficiency of solid-brick and suspended-slab construction, with immense expanses of low-E double glazing, the home captures abundant natural light and garden views, including the most spectacular city-skyline panorama from the upper level.
The copious internal living spaces are met with extravagant form and refined style. Formal living and dining spaces are greeted with a soaring 6m ceiling and an elegant gas fireplace, a home theatre is fully-equipped for family enjoyment, and the central kitchen/meals area is designed with practicality and panache. Appointed with the highest-quality appliances including pyrolytic oven with Sabbath setting, and Barazza gas cooktop, the kitchen and butler’s pantry integrates functionality with revelry. To one side of a vast Michelangelo marble island bench, a cocktail bar including wine coolers entertains guests while the gourmet banquet is being prepared.
A barbecue kitchenette supplements the indoor cooking in the relaxing alfresco lounge with open fireplace. The sparkling solar-heated pool and spa is surrounded by bluestone paving for poolside lounging, with the convenience of an outdoor WC.
The five-bedroom, five-bathroom plus office layout pampers family and guests with ample space for rest and retreat. A private guest suite and sumptuous bathroom is tucked away downstairs for independent living, while four upstairs bedrooms are each indulged with bespoke wardrobing, including three ensuites. A central terrace is filled with sunlight, enjoying a dazzling horizon view of the CBD.
Indulged with the modern luxuries of hydronic heating, zoned refrigerated cooling, auto-irrigation, abundant soft-closing storage throughout, wool carpets, and LED downlights, and completed with a five-car garage including car lift, plus two workshops. Within walking distance to South Auburn Primary and Auburn High schools, with immediate access to surrounding private colleges including Bialik, Scotch College, St Catherine’s, and Carey Grammar.
Land size 766SQM approx.