House for sale
522 Burke Road,
5 3 3
Outstanding opportunities in blue-chip Camberwell Junction --Inspection by appointment only.Occupying an immense 1054m2 (approx.) in one of Melbourne’s most privileged blue-chip locations, including private rear access via Alma Road, this magnificent Victorian mansion, Thorncliffe - c1890, offers unlimited possibilities to the astute home-owner or developer. In a position that has a long history of success, benefitting from the best of elite public and private schools, the property is further enhanced by its convenient proximity to city-bound transport, and its leisurely 500m stroll to the heart of Camberwell Junction’s renowned boutique shopping, eateries and entertainment.
With a demolition permit in place, the property is situated within a Neighbourhood Residential Zone 3, with no planning overlay or title covenant restrictions, offering abundant opportunities ranging from an on-trend renovation, to a luxurious new home site, or the prospect of unit or apartment development (subject to council approval).
Simply stunning and overflowing with immaculate period detail, Thorncliffe delivers lavish dimensions for family living. Introduced by towering 12-foot ceilings and gleaming Baltic flooring, and scattered with elegant cast-iron fireplaces, the four-bedroom, three-bathroom layout provides exceptional versatility, adding a home office, and old-world formal dining and sitting rooms as possibilities for additional bedrooms or recreational areas.
A vast, light-filled open plan zone caters to modern entertaining including an extraordinary 1500+ bottle basement wine cellar, offering indoor-outdoor enjoyment with a sun-filled alfresco deck overlooking a lush and enchanting garden estate. Finished with gleaming granite benches, the central Smeg kitchen hosts en-masse entertaining with ease, providing abundant storage, induction cooking and a handy butler’s servery to the dining room. Thorncliffe is completed by an upstairs retreat for private family relaxation, plus ample secured parking, in a thrilling family-favoured locale.
Saturday Inspection by appointment only
Last updated: 03:07PM on May 11th 2018