Located just a short stroll to the foreshore, in a tranquil garden setting on a large 867sqm (approx.) level block, this spacious, double-storey character-filled weatherboard home is perfect for large scale entertaining and guest hosting with five zoned bedrooms, two living areas, plus an alfresco dining deck and spa.
Light filled and spacious, the downstairs main open plan living/dining area features a stylish, fully renovated kitchen with stone benchtops, a central island, subway tiles, and a freestanding 900mm stainless steel cooker. Currently run as a popular holiday rental, with three bedrooms downstairs, two upstairs, plus a garden studio/bungalow, three bathrooms and a kitchenette, the home effortlessly accommodates up to 16 guests. Originally built in the 1950s, charming original details, including ornate ceiling cornices, polished timber floors and a brick-surround open fireplace (with wood fire heater) are retained in the original front section of the home. There is central gas ducted heating, ceiling fans, plus six split system units, providing zoned temperature control. Outdoors there is a large dining deck area, including a covered BBQ area, plus a private hot tub spa area, and various sitting areas throughout the established gardens.
Presenting an opportunity to continue as a successful holiday rental or reimagine and transform for relaxed contemporary seaside family living, or there is the potential to redevelop (STCA) in this prized established beachside Rosebud neighbourhood, on the border of McCrae, experiencing growth in new luxury coastal apartments and townhouses. The property is centrally located, in easy walking distance to both Rosebud and McCrae foreshores, plus a fabulous choice of local cafes, restaurants and boutiques. Also close to major shopping/tourism precincts, and easy Peninsula Freeway access.