Character on Broome! Timeless 5 Bed, 3 Bath, 3 Living set on 746 sqm with room to move!
Set amongst the pine trees in one of Cottesloe’s most iconic streets this stunning character home is a rare and exciting opportunity.
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Homes of this character, and blocks of this size, are incredibly difficult to come across so this residence is certain to be in strong demand from families keen to secure the dream.
The residence was originally crafted in 1901 for a local sailmaker and named “Arcadia”. The house features a detailed façade that includes a bull nosed verandah, tuckpointing and limestone quoin work which creates a dramatic entrance statement as you approach the home. Internally the home features all the hallmarks of the era including decorative ceilings, ornate fireplaces, bay windows with antique coloured glass, jarrah timber flooring, rooms of generous proportions and grand ceiling heights. Benefitting from more recent renovations, which include a new ensuite bathroom and dressing room to the master suite, a new main bathroom and a new family size kitchen, the home provides the modern conveniences to create an enviable setting for family living. A later extension to the rear of the home provides additional living and zoning opportunities for the times when everybody needs their space. The property provides ample storage with an under-croft area on the lower floor which could serve as a cellar for the wine enthusiast and a further workshop/store area also beneath the main residence. Whilst the main body of this substantial home is presented to a very high standard, there is still the opportunity to add further value and to personalise the rear section of the home with minor cosmetic improvements making this a home for today and tomorrow.
To the rear of the home is a generous size under cover alfresco area adjoining the substantial rear gardens that are bathed in eastern light making this the perfect setting for family life and entertaining on a grand scale!
Accommodation: Master Bedroom with adjoining dressing room and ensuite, 4 additional Bedrooms, (5th bedroom currently used as a home office), main Bathroom, 3rd Bathroom, Laundry, 2 separate Living rooms and a 3rd Activity room, Under croft storeroom, Workshop/store, Covered alfresco area. Set on a substantial landholding there is room for a pool or any other recreational items that the family may desire and space to store caravans or boats and the like. The home is complete with reverse cycle air-conditioning and is surrounded by bore reticulated gardens.
Lifestyle : Walk to the Beach, the Train line, Seaview Community Kindergarten, Sea View Golf Club, the Cottesloe Hotel and all the restaurants on the Cottesloe beachfront strip..... This high amenity location is conveniently located close to the vibrant Cottesloe, Napoleon Street retail precinct and is in close proximity to the majority of Perth's finest schools. A rare and exciting opportunity offering a lifestyle to covet, make it yours!
Property Particulars: Local Authority: Town of Cottesloe, Total Area: 746 square metres, Frontage: 16.09 metres, Depth: 50.09 metres [North] and 42.49 metres [South]. Desirable orientation with an East facing rear garden [morning sun] and North facing [winter sun] down your longest boundary making this a very solar efficient site. Zoning R30 which allows for possible subdivision potential subject to all relevant approvals. Council Rates $3473.48 2021/2022, Water Rates $1637.46 2021/2022. *Please note that while best effort is made to ensure rates are correct at time of listing, they are provided for reference only and may be subject to change.
Kindly note that the home has been recognised by the Town of Cottesloe as having higher-order local cultural heritage significance, being classified as Category 2 in the Town’s Municipal Inventory (MI).
If you have lusted after a stunning period home beneath the Pines in one of Cottesloe’s most exclusive streets then this home is screaming your name, make it yours!
For further information or to register your interest in this outstanding property contact the exclusive agent:
Jayson Renouf B.Bus
0412 597 586
"Residential Marketing Excellence"
- Type : House
- Land Size : 746 sqm