203 & 205 Barkers Road Kew 3101 VIC
Boundless potential on one site or two, with immediate comfort and convenience
Perfectly positioned in the Glenferrie Road shopping precinct, these beautiful freestanding block-façade Victorian homes present a unique opportunity to purchase solely, or in conjunction with its neighbouring Victorian home. This unique opportunity will provide the purchaser of 205 Barkers Road to the exclusive right of negotiation to 203 Barkers Road immediately after auction, after which if not sold, 203 Barkers Road will be offered to public auction.
205 Barkers Road enjoys a 353.6m2 (approx.) site of easy-care gardens and provides handy right of way vehicular access to the side and rear, with carport accommodation. A tessellated tile garden path provides entry to the wide return original laced-verandah and block-faced facade, with original polished floorboards introducing the array of well-preserved heritage features within its enchanting interior. Lofty ceilings, broad cornicing and architraves, rosettes internal stained glass doors, and decorative cast iron fireplaces are scattered throughout, providing a relaxing, comfortable ambiance. The flexible floorplan provides three bedroom accommodation with central bathroom, plus Front Victorian lounge room, spacious Blackwood timber kitchen with plenty of storage, laundry, breakfast room and connecting family room. A rear patio provides excellent functionality for outdoor entertaining, filled with northern sun amongst the pretty gardens.
Providing immediate comfort including ducted heating, security alarm, air-conditioning and gas wall furnace in rear of house, this charming Victorian provides a blank canvas for future renovation, with exciting potential for extension or development, subject to council approval.
203 Barkers Road abounds with Victorian features behind the ornate laced verandah, welcomed by towering ceilings, polished floorboards, and decorative hallway arch. The flexible large three bedroom floorplan is scattered with decorative fireplaces, ceiling roses, and decorative cornicing, with a cosy lounge, spacious updated kitchen/meals, large laundry and bathroom providing immediate comfort. A rear courtyard with ample garden surrounds receives coveted northern sun.
Effortlessly enjoyable for immediate occupation (subject to periodic tenancy), providing excellent prospects for future renovations, with the possibility of extension or development, subject to council approval.
These fabulous twin-Victorians are in an easy access location, with trams at their doorstep to St Kilda and City, and metres from the shopping and culinary haven of Glenferrie Road, where Glenferrie Station and Hawthorn Aquatic and Leisure Centre can be accessed with boutique shopping and tempting eateries along the way. This superb location also provides immediate access to Kew’s elite private colleges including MLC, Sacred Heart, Ruyton Girls, Carey Grammar, Trinity Grammar and Xavier College.
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Real Estate For Sale in Kew, VIC 3101 priced between $900,000 and $1,600,000