House for sale
56 Wilgah Street,
St Kilda East, VIC
3 1 1
Art Deco Showpiece Restored with a Modern TouchStunningly renovated throughout to produce immaculate interiors all the while retaining much of its classic art deco 1920s charm, this modern and sophisticated 3 bedroom + study residence is a captivating dual level offering with a superb location to match.
Ornate pressed ceilings, panelled walls, and beautiful leadlight windows are just a few of the remnants of this home’s original build. An open entry foyer and dark parquetry floor is your striking introduction, with this foyer making way for the ground floor highlights including the generous family/meals zone with an open fireplace, private lounge with gas log fireplace, and a completely renovated kitchen.
This functional kitchen will be a delight to cook in thanks to sealed marble benchtops, soft-closing drawers, an abundance of storage options, and stainless steel Miele appliances including an integrated dishwasher. A downstairs bedroom is saturated in natural light and comes with BIR storage, while two upstairs bedrooms are also light-filled and offer great space along with BIRs. Upstairs is further enhanced by a dedicated study/home office with desk plus a spacious central bathroom with luxurious floor-to-ceiling tiles, double vanity, and rain shower.
A pergola area just off the kitchen is an ideal space to enjoy morning coffees and weekend meals, with this area flowing out to the larger courtyard and garden with cubby house for the kids. Other extras include a downstairs powder room, European laundry, ducted heating and cooling, plantation shutters, premium wool carpet, access for storage under house, and a single garage.
Close to Windsor Primary School, Caulfield Grammar School, Yeshivah College, The King David School, Beth Rivkah Ladies College, Mount Scopus Memorial College (Gandel Besen House), Elwood College, Chabad House of Caulfield, lively Carlisle Street shopping strip with excellent restaurants and cafes, Chapel Street shops and bars, Alma Park with playground, trams, local buses, and Balaclava Station.
Art Deco homes are known for solid foundations, vast period appeal & a real sense of liveability and charm throughout their unbelievable bones. This traditional home has been updated to a very high standard and offers the perfect blend of a timeless classic & modern aesthetic.
Last updated: 01:38PM on Nov 12th 2019