17 Maretimo Street
BALGOWLAH

Sold $1,350,000

Family home or blank canvas offering untapped potential

*Conveniently located just moments from Seaforth village with its charming cafes, this generously proportioned double brick family home set on sandstone foundations is situated on a substantial 803sqm block, particularly rare for the area.
*Perfectly positioned, with almost equal walking distance to Balgowlah, Balgowlah Heights and Seaforth Villages, the home offers unique access to all local amenities, & a choice of excellent schools and multiple transport options.
*Set well back from the street and with established trees & gardens providing privacy & seclusion, the large level grounds offer a serene hideaway and safe family environment.
*Of solid brick construction, the existing home is perfectly comfortable as is, but offers a blank canvas to further capitalise on the exceptional land size & position, with ample room to extend or add a pool.
*With a seamless flow throughout, the main level incorporates formal and informal living & dining, with convenient access to a centrally located Tasmanian Oak kitchen.
*The original 1940's home is graced with decorative ceilings and cornices, an ornamental fireplace, and Baltic pine floors, providing an abundance of character, and a small terrace off the main living to enjoy your morning coffee.
*The integrated family living and eat-in kitchen flow seamlessly to the formal dining area - perfect for entertaining. The spacious kitchen offers plenty of storage and provides sweeping district views to the coast, and captures spectacular night lights.
*A terraced rear yard with paved area directly off the family living area is ideal for keeping an eye on the kids from the kitchen, and perfect to enjoy alfresco dining and entertaining.
*Accommodation is generous with two double bedrooms and family bathroom on the main level, & an upper level loft style parents retreat, which incorporates a balcony plus separate living area which could also be utilised as a study, and enjoys stunning views towards the coast.
*A partially renovated storage room on the lower level presents the scope to be transformed into a further large living space, rumpus or games room, or re-configured to provide an additional bedroom or self-contained accommodation (STCA).
*Further features include ample storage, a separate laundry with second bathroom, & double lock up garage.
*Very comfortable & perfectly liveable today, this home offers enormous untapped potential in an enviable location and lifestyle, & the scope to create your dream home.

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3 bed
2 bath
2 car
Sold June 2010
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Steve Lambley

Steve Lambley

Partner, Residential Sales

0452 078 001 02 9430 9404 [email protected]