“HISTORICALLY SIGNIFICANT VICTORIAN ITALIANATE STYLE VILLA c1885”
A monument to timeless craftsmanship with original features retained including barley twist columns, pressed metal ceilings, timber fireplaces, round arched windows in a faceted bay front, timber floors and staircase.
Built for the Mayor of Waratah this distinguished residence was constructed with colonial bond brick on sandstone footings with a corrugated iron roof.
This prominent historical residence boasts grand spaces over 2 levels connected by a stunning timber staircase, including living and dining rooms with original fireplaces, a conservatory style family room, modern stone topped kitchen, 5 bedrooms and the convenience of a bathroom on each level.
Blessed with a north to rear aspect on a gently sloping approximately 600sq metre block, there is more than enough space for additions and garaging.
A very comfortable home with an exciting opportunity to continue the restoration and extend the original dwelling to create a magnificent family residence in a popular and convenient location minutes from Newcastle University , Calvary Mater Hospital, Waratah Village and within strolling distance to St Philip's Christian College.
• Modern gas kitchen
• 2 kw solar electricity panels
• Retained original features have been well maintained.
• Kitchen with gas stove and dishwasher
• Current DA for a sympathetic contemporary rear extension
- (available on request).
• Additional historical information available on request.
AN EXCITING OPPORTUNITY TO ACQUIRE A DISTINGUISHED AND NOTABLE RESIDENCE.