5 Main St Boroondara
A flawless family sanctuary
Saturday 15th September 2018
0407 301 224
Built in the Californian Bungalow style in 1929 as part of Canterbury’s Hassett Estate subdivision
Dining, formal lounge and front bedrooms feature decorative plaster roses, strips and panels
Tasmanian Oak Floorboards
Stunning tasmanian oak floorboards with contrasting borders reflect warm light throughout the main rooms
The rear of the house features a full wall of panelled windows to capture northern light and the tranquil garden setting
Front Bay Windows
The front room features four beautiful bay windows which bathe the area in natural light
3 Metre Ceilings
Ceiling height throughout the house is 3m, except the vaulted ceiling which is much higher
Architect designed viewport provides garden views from dining and frount lounge rooms
Premium grade Western Red Cedar hinged and frameless shutters will last a lifetime
Under house (accessed via garage) custom built drawers maintain the quality of wine all year round
19 oversized soft close drawers provide convenient storage and categorisation of kitchenware
A further 5 double and 3 single door cupboards complete the extensive storage options
Located between the feature lights, the skylight floods beautifully diffused daylight over the island benchtop
Huge, stainless steel screwed, Australian spotted gum deck over 3 sections and levels connects the studio, house, garden, garage and vegetable garden
Modular brick and decked borders create intimate spaces for feature plants and clever storage
Brick paved courtyard
Perfect as a basketball court or separate BBQ area, the bricked couryard also provides a clean and dry area for the clothes line
Mature fruit trees including fig, apple, lime, lemon, grapefruit, nectarine, plum and peach. Produces a bumper harvest
The Pom Pom Tree
Stunning feature tree (Dais cotinifoli) in the middle of the garden is covered in fluffy pink flowers in December
The edge of the deck integrates raised planting boxes separating the deck and garden. Great for edibles or ornamentals.
The rear garden beds have had no chemicals or non-organic products applied for the last 12 years
Toxic Free zone
As well as being organic, no treated pine has been used in rear building. The deck sub-frame, cubby house and borders all use cypress pine and spotted gum
Cubby House / Trampoline
The perfect retreat for young children. Includes an integrated sandpit underneath
Front and rear gardens have established
Bufallo lawns that were laid as turf 4 years ago. They will not die post auction!
In Cupboard Appliances
Washing machine and dryer are cleverly hidden away inside swing and slide stow away doors to reduce noise and clutter
Externally Vented Dryer
The clothes dryer vents externally via a auto-closing louvered vent to keep the laundry free of lint, moisture and mould
A large cupboard with electrical point provides space for an upright deep freezer
Great for brooms, ironing boards, vacuum cleaners etc. Includes a hanging bracket for clothes racks
An oversized ceramic sink with dual mixer taps doubles as a his and hers basin with the ensuite
Ceasarstone Work Area
Convenient place for folding or clothes airing, this beautiful space includes a mosaic tile feature wall and LED strip working light
Direct acess to the deck via a tinted glass door provides easy access to the clothes line
A further 2 double and 2 single door cupboards provide ample storage for laundry goods
Parking & Garage
Remote Front Gate
Fob remote operated electric front gate
Easily fits a large 4WD with lots of space for bikes and tools. Also has electric door using the same fob as the gate
The garage includes 2 large shelve units and an array of hanging solutions for bikes and garden tools
You can access the back garden via double french doors in the garage.
Car port with downlights linked to motion sensors
Spacious Off Street Parking
Will easily fit three larger cars or four smaller cars
His and Hers Spaces
A floating ceasarstone island bench area with overhanging floated mirrored cupboards create 2 separate bathroom spaces
Rainhead and hand shower
The shower includes a fixed rainhead and a hosed detachable or adjustable height hand shower head
Luxury 2 tone ceramic tiled bath enclosure with mosaic tiled shelf cavity and waterfall filler create a private and serene space
Large Heated Towel Rail
Ample space for multiple large bath towels, hand towels and bath mats
Cleverly built into the wall with mosaic tile back and feature light is a great place for a diffuser or vase
Digitally controlled under tile heating throughout the laundry and ensuite
High Speed NBN Internet
10/40 capable NBN connected that achieves stable high speeds all day
Wifi Controlled Irrigation
IOS and Android app controlled irrigation system manages watering schedules for the whole garden
Surround Sound Cabling
Main living room has existing cabling for 2 surround speakers
An HDMI cable connects the front and rear rooms via a receiver
Multiple foxtel cable points around the house and studio (currently used for NBN)
New electrical safety switches protect all circuits.
New Smart Meters
New smart meters have been installed, with same day automated digital readings
New digital tv aerial with booster for multiple connections
High output LED gimble down lights and architectural LED strip lighting throughout the house
Ducted Gas Heating
New high efficiency Braemar gas ducted heating with digital timer / controller
Split System Air Conditioning
Panasonic reverse cycle inverter split system installed to the north facing side of the house
Two largest bedrooms have remote controlled ceiling fans
Rear security doors
The rear french door has a security door that can be left open at night to let in cool summer air
Zoned for Camberwell High, Canterbury Primary, and Canterbury Girls
3-15 minute peak hour drive to most Eastern Suburbs private schools and catholic schools, or easy train and tram.
North facing garden with decidious trees providing shade in summer and light in winter
Top of Prospect Hill
Close to the highest point on Prospect Hill providing big skies, lots of light and protection from floods.
Middle Camberwell Village
5 minute walk. Coles, Woolworths, tram, dry cleaner, post office, Cafe’s etc.
10 minute walk. Boutique shops, train station, cafe’s, IGA, post office, dry cleaner, butcher etc.
Bourke Rd & Camberwell Market
20 minute walk. Extensive high street shopping area and markets. Multiple train and tram routes from this major junction.
10 minute walk. Belgrave and Lilydale lines.
10 minute walk. Alamein line.
20 minute walk. Alamein, Lilydale and Belgrave lines.
Riversdale Rd Tram
5 minute walk. Route 70 and 72 from Wattle Park to city.