Occupying a substantial high-side block in one of the area's premier streets, this captivating Californian highlights an alluring mix of timeless elegance and modern sophistication. Beyond the gorgeous facade, discover an opulent interior comprising three bedrooms (large master) all with built-in robes, sleek central bathroom complete with freestanding bath and separate powder room (second WC). Add to this a light-filled lounge flowing through to the open dining area and superb stone-top kitchen with soft-close drawers and Ilve/Qasair/Miele appliances. Other highlights of the home include zoned ducted heating/refrigerated cooling, alarm system, stained solid-timber flooring, authentic lead-light windows and hallway fretwork. Step outside to an expansive entertaining deck and surprisingly large backyard garden with plenty of room for future expansion (STCA) plus gated side driveway for multiple off-street parking. One of Essendon's most exclusive residential pockets, it offers immediate access to the area's key attractions including elite schools, cafe/shopping precincts, public transport options and easy Citylink access. Land approximately 593m2.