Enjoying all the lifestyle benefits of its exclusive Essendon location, this extended period showpiece delivers an idyllic family environment with its versatile floorplan, long list of features and meticulous attention to detail. Beyond the picket-fenced garden and captivating facade, discover an inviting interior comprising three main bedrooms (large master with WIR and deluxe ensuite), equally-stylish family bathroom and separate powder room. Add to this a formal lounge (or fourth bedroom) and vast open living/dining area complemented by an entertainer's marble-bench kitchen with Bosch appliances including double oven and butler's pantry with second dishwasher. Other highlights of this outstanding home include heating and cooling throughout, gas-log fireplace (living area), alarm system, high ornate ceilings and polished floorboards, plantation shutters, laundry with large storage cupboards, plus a wonderfully private backyard garden with decked entertaining area. Complete with two-car off-street parking, it's walking distance to Buckley Street shops and cafes, public transport options, primary and secondary schools, as well as easy access to freeway/Citylink. Land approx 465sqm. Perfect home, perfect location!