Contemporary living in immaculate character home
FIND. Showcasing flawless living spaces that have been meticulously updated, this sophisticated 1920s Californian Bungalow delivers impeccably presented interiors, an extravagant amount of living space and stunning heritage features. Suited to those who love to entertain, young families, as well as downsizers, this elegant character home flaunts an incredible location within close proximity of the lifestyle hubs at Balgowlah, Fairlight and Manly.
LOVE. At the heart of this polished home is a spacious living area with a functioning cast-iron fireplace, freshly whitewashed floorboards and wonderfully high and exquisitely detailed ceilings. Unique to this home is the extraordinary amount of natural light that illuminates each room, and the refreshing breezes that sweep through the house, cooling it naturally during the summer months.
• Classic 1920s heritage features that include a picture-perfect gabled roof, picture rails, stunning leadlight windows and the over-sized proportions that are typical of this period.
• There is a separate lounge and dining area, however they are linked together smoothly via a large door opening, allowing them to function as one open space.
• The living area steps out to an outdoor entertaining space, which sits alongside an enclosed garden planted with herbs, olive and bay trees, which will appeal to the home chef.
• The kitchen is positioned to easily service the living and dining areas and is equipped with stone counters, a dishwasher and gas cooking.
• Both of the bedrooms are generous and feature built-in storage and freshly laid carpet. The master bedroom includes an adjoining sunroom that looks out over a beautiful Frangipani tree.
• The updated bathroom features a stylish freestanding bath with overhead rainfall shower, and a sleek white palette that mirrors the colour scheme of the rest of the house.
LIVE. This premium address offers easy access to harbour beaches, shops and schools, as well as the being within easy grasp of the cosmopolitan delights of Manly. It's just a 12-minute walk to Fairlight Beach and there are express bus services to the city, Chatswood, Manly and Belrose within one minute of the front door. If you're in the mood to stretch your legs, it's a 25-minute walk to Manly via the stunning harbour foreshore.