$900,000

SOLD
  • Beds 5
  • Baths 3
  • Carports 9
Property ID 3905

Unexpected Botanical Treasures

Defined by it's very own street sat "The Georgian Guest House" respected by locals, Olinda historians and those in the know, was a renowned resort which catered for Melbourne's rich and affluent in the early 1900's. In its original glory, it offered accommodation, dining, high tea and a plethora of out door recreation activities synonymous for that era. Although today the original manor doesn't exist, you will still find the magnificent botanical gardens, with "Edna Walling" influences, the original clay tennis court, croquet lawn, golf putting area, an in ground swimming pool along with various out buildings. Some TLC is required to bring the property into the 21 Century, this opportunity is definitely one for the visionary.

For the first time in 46 years "Blickling" as it's now known is up for sale. Approx 4.96 acres offering favoured northern orientation. The main residence was constructed in approx 1967, a character brick and cedar combination home comprising three well proportioned king sized bedrooms, including master suite with lavish dressing room & twin ensuite. A large central hostess style galley kitchen caters for the casual living gallery/sun room, magnificent formal lounge and dining room featuring a large copper open fire place as the centre piece. Out side relax on the deck or take a swim in the indoor spa room.

Additional 2 bedroom cottage aptly named the "The Stables" due to it's original use is currently rented. Ample car accommodation - six garages plus two double carports, shedding, storage plus more. A property where dreams can come true.

Call Greg Wittmann 0409 560 122 or Heather Zappia 0405 735 876 for more information.


Land DetailsLand area 4.96 acre


Office Details

Croydon

location
149 Main Street
Croydon, VIC, 3136
phone
(03) 9723 0060
fax
(03) 8288 2831
email
[email protected]
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