“'Cloverdale' - A Family Landmark In A Prestige Locale”
SOLD by Miles Real Estate.An icon of its era amidst similarly significant homes in a prestigious central Ivanhoe pocket, 'Cloverdale' c1910 is a substantial, stately and secluded family residence offered for the first time in 62 years. Proudly standing on a 1089m2 corner allotment (approx.) in a magnificent English garden setting backing onto serene Memorial Reserve, there's 'love' in the name and peace within as this landmark solid brick residence exudes impeccable grandeur and grace with its rich original refinement, flexible two-level layout and views reaching out to the Dandenong Ranges. A remarkable, once in a generation family lifestyle opportunity, 'Cloverdale' is a picture of elegance and craftmanship that extends from an ornate reception hall to a series of splendid period rooms adorned with high beamed ceilings, polished panel walls, open/gas fireplaces and leadlight bow bay windows. There are five bedrooms, a study and two bathrooms (ensuite) complemented by sitting room, dining room, living room, sunroom and upstairs retreat with views plus an updated timber kitchen with Bosch/Miele appliances and butler's pantry. Including ducted heating, alarm, workshop/storage, BBQ terrace, covered north porch and remote-control double garage, this beautiful Ivanhoe home offers rare potential in an elite locale near grammar/primary schools, shops, cafes, restaurants, train station and the Austin Hospital.