House for sale
36 Parlington Street,
6 3 4
Canterbury charm with a floodlit tennis court, on 1,216m2 (approx.) with no planning overlaysAt the Paris end of Parlington Street, Canterbury, this is celebrated as one of Melbourne's best - a peaceful tree-lined street situated among our city's most prestigious private colleges, offering a plethora of entertainment and convenience, just minutes from Camberwell Junction's boutique shopping, tasty cafés, renowned restaurants and express railway station, with only an 8km commute into the CBD. In an enviable position opposite Norway Reserve, 36 Parlington Street is an astounding offering on 1,216m2 or 13,088ft2 (approx.) with coveted north-facing entertaining aside a full-sized, flood-lit tennis court.
The lovingly-maintained Arts and Crafts home has been previously renovated and extended in keeping with its characteristic architectural style, providing exceptional family space across a six-bedroom, three-bathroom layout. The grand dimensions typical of its era are awash with quintessential period features, including gleaming Baltic floors, lead lighting, and decorative cornicing, with box bay windows and glazed French doors delivering a stream of natural light and leafy vistas to each room. The magnificent formal lounge and dining spaces are complemented by a casual open plan entertaining area, spilling through numerous French doors onto a sundrenched alfresco patio, and incorporates a spacious granite kitchen with plenty of storage and a full-appointment of appliances. The master suite enjoys abundant robe spaces, and is quietly segregated on the ground floor aside a large bathroom as well as a guest bedroom or home office, while upstairs four kids' robed bedrooms offer copious proportions for rest, private sanctuary and study, sharing a luxurious spa-bathroom.
Zoned for the prestigious public schools of Deepdene Primary, Camberwell High and Canterbury Girls', 36 Parlington Street belongs to a tightly-held pocket of homes, coveted for their easy proximity to abundant private education options, including Camberwell Girls' and Camberwell Boys', Carey Grammar, MLC, Ruyton Girls', Xavier College, Trinity College, Fintona and Strathcona. The 1,216m2 (approx.) site comprises two titles, positioned within a Neighbourhood Residential Zone (3), unrestricted from all planning overlays and title covenants, and with a current demolition permit, it is ideal for the construction of a luxury new home or multi-unit development (subject to council approval).
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Last updated: 11:33AM on Nov 2nd 2017