Grand Old Home circa 1882An opportunity like this does not come around very often. Welcome to “Yelverton”. This grand residence was built in 1882 and has been in the same family for at least 65 years. This is one not to be missed.
This Victorian style home is full to the brim with outstanding period features. A grand entry hallway features timber parquetry flooring and decorative plaster archways. The formal living and dining rooms are spacious and have double fireplace feature, plaster archways and beautiful chandeliers. Timber shutter doors lead out to a warp around veranda that is screened in and partially enclosed. Other features include 12ft ceilings, wide architraves and skirting boards and bay window in the front bedroom.
This a large home with five bedrooms, an informal family room at the rear of the house which leads out onto a screened in deck overlooking the backyard, family bathroom with shower and bath and a large kitchen with walk-in pantry. There are internal stairs which lead down to the laundry, a second bathroom and plenty of storage space, which could be used as a great wine cellar.
The north facing backyard is fairly level has a nice grassed area, double garage plus an extra single garage, and a large in ground concrete pool. The family believes that this may have been one of the first pools built in Waratah. There is also a separate side yard off the wrap around veranda.
Situated on a corner block and on approximately 835m2 the site is zoned R3 medium density. Located in a sought after tree lined street and surrounded by other quality homes. Just a short walk to the many local schools, shopping centre and transport, not the mention a short drive the Mater Hospital and the Newcastle University.
- Council Rates approximately $1,800 per annum
- Water Rates approximately $900 per annum
- Potential Rental Return approximately $450-$500 per week
Contact Joe Di Claudio on 0412 251 434 or (02) 4960 0499 for more information.
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