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Property Type : Single Family Home
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Bedroom : 6
Bathroom : 4
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A landmark property within the tightly held Yar Orrong Estate, this magnificent 1925 mansion stands proudly in one of Melbourne’s most prestigious boulevards revered for its preserved beauty and privacy.
Rare in its stature and scale, the property offers unprecedented 6/7 bedroom, four bathroom family accommodation luxuriating on 2150m2 (approx.) against a grand garden backdrop with a heated swimming pool and north-south mod grass floodlit tennis court.
With an extraordinary sense of pride, privacy and preservation, remarkable period detail, from a superb marble entrance foyer to soaring ceilings, elegant cornice work, marble fireplace mantles and banks of windows filling the interior with natural light and garden views, provide a beautiful backdrop to the substantial accommodation.
A spectacular reception wing offers the grandest of entertaining spaces alongside voluminous family living areas, exquisite library with adjoining office, granite kitchen and separate retreat areas for children. The lower-level provides versatile self-contained accommodation suitable for a nanny, in-laws or gymnasium.
Upstairs, six luxuriously large bedrooms, three with ensuites, include the palatial main bedroom with dressing room and marble ensuite.
The private north-facing walled gardens provide a superb context for entertaining and family enjoyment linked by a pergola draped in an ornamental grape vine and enriched with established trees, entertaining terraces and return driveway secured behind double remotes leading to garaging for four cars and extensive off-street parking.
Fastidiously appointed, this elegant residence also features central heating and air conditioning, gas log fireplaces, excellent security, new commercial grade ducted vacuum, four additional toilets, extensive storage, valet system, dual staircases and workshop.
The trophy home setting between Toorak Road and blue-ribbon Albany Road offers exceptional convenience to Kooyong Village, leading private schools, trams, Toorak Village shopping precinct and Kooyong Lawn Tennis Club.
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