5 Berkeley Street,
Timeless, Rare & IconicTotally captivating from first sight. Only rarely is such landmark elegance matched by modern design with the effectiveness exhibited by this memorable Victorian residence. Surrounded by established gardens, its exterior aesthetics introduce extensively renovated living and entertaining spaces, complemented by a splendid solar and gas heated swimming pool/spa and tennis court.
As striking today as when first constructed, a tessellated verandah, leadlight entry and rare triple arched hallway precede a series of engaging spaces beginning with formal lounge and dining rooms, each featuring striking bay windows, marble fireplaces and soaring ceilings, a handsome study, versatile living space with 3 gas log fires, and open-plan family living and dining spaces with open fire and access through French doors to the bluestone terrace, pool and floodlit tennis court with outdoor dining pavilion. A stylishly appointed kitchen boasts marble benchtops, an integrated Liebherr double refrigerator, a full complement of Miele appliances and integrated workstation.
Five superior bedrooms include a luxurious main suite downstairs, enjoying spectacular garden views through its beautiful bay window, extensive walk in robes and stylish appointed marble ensuite with dual vanities and freestanding bath. There are four upstairs bedrooms, served by two family marble bathrooms. Upstairs an expansive children’s retreat/billiards room and versatile attic room/studio add exceptional family flexibility.
Highlighted by a marble powder room, fitted laundry with drying cupboard, laundry chute and WC, zoned ducted heating and cooling, integrated surround sound system, excellent storage, extensive garden lighting, walk in linen press, roof storage, security, garden store, double carport.
Land size 1494sqm approx. Take advantage of a blue-chip Scotch Hill address amongst some of Melbourne’s most distinguished homes, Kooyong Lawn Tennis Club, an array of leading private schools, and the Yarra River precinct. Timeless.