9 Birkley Road

Sold $1,275,000

Romantic Federation charm in cool beachside locale

* With wonderful Federation features throughout and ocean views from the top floor, this romantic sandstone terrace is positioned in a sought-after street just a short walk from Manly beach, cafes, restaurants, shops and city buses
* Set high above the street, the property features beautiful front and rear landscaped gardens and lovely period features throughout including high ceilings, ornate marble fireplaces, picture rails and patterned glass
* Enter on the lower level through a formal entry foyer adjoining the beautiful central white-painted wood stairwell with intricate ornate patterning
* Formal lounge flows through double French doors with leadlight detailing to an ample sunroom/study with leafy street views
* Spacious formal dining room exuding wonderful yesteryear charm leads to an eat-in gas kitchen with 900mm Ilve stove, Asko dishwasher and ample bench space
* The kitchen extends through a storage/laundry room to the beautiful tiered sandstone garden with perfect sunny north-east aspect
* Featuring two separate grassy areas and a colourful fringe of camellias and gardenias, this romantic yard is a fantastic entertaining area with an alfresco dining and barbecue space plus a separate, convenient external w/c
* Upstairs is a large, cosy and private master bedroom with ocean views of Manly and its famous Norfolk pines, along with an ample adjoining sunroom ideal for reading on lazy afternoons
* There are two further double bedrooms, both with built-ins, and an expansive loft storage area accessible on this level
* The main bathroom has floor to ceiling tiling and a double frameless glass shower with his n' hers shower heads
* Additional features include underhouse storage, polished timber floors, white louvre shutters, high white skirtings and gas outlets
* Potential for off-street parking with side lane access and potential for a third level to take further advantage of the ocean and district views (STCA)

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3 Bed
1 Bath
Sold July 2008
Land Size: 335sqm
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Georgi Bates

Georgi Bates

Director, Residential Sales

0409 171 926 02 9430 9405 georgi@cunninghamsre.com.au