236 Palmerston Street, carlton
Picturesque Victorian, perfect location
This grand Victorian town residence has been lovingly restored to its original glory through a meticulous renovation, honouring its traditional character while thoughtfully updating it to create an elegant family home. Desirable northern orientation at the rear, expansive dimensions and exquisite period details combine with city views to create a remarkable domain, ideally situated moments from sophisticated Lygon Street and is within the University High school zone.
Immediately impressive, stained glass windows give way to an ornate entrance hall flowing through to the contemporary open plan living area, appointed with timber floors and a quality kitchen with Smeg gas cooktop, oven, Miele combination microwave/convection oven and dishwasher. A large north facing rear courtyard provides sunny alfresco entertaining.
Five large bedrooms all showcase breathtaking decorative period features, including a north facing main bedroom with Juliet windows and adjoining dressing room. A central bathroom with shower over inbuilt bath is accompanied by a separate powder room and laundry. Hydronic heating is placed throughout, secure off street parking for one car accessible via Challis Lane completes the home.
Positioned moments from Lygon Street’s famous ‘Little Italy’ dining precinct, Nova Cinema and the University of Melbourne just steps away. Lygon Street trams, Carlton Gardens, and Swanston Street trams into the city are all close by.
Suburb Profile carlton
Carlton is located on the edge of the CBD and is a small mixed-use suburb in Melbourne's inner north. Carlton is dominated by its proximity to a number of universities including Melbourne University and RMIT and as a result is home to large numbers of students. Carlton is also a centre for health care with a number of hospitals located in and around the suburb. Carlton is also home to the Carlton Gardens which are home to the Melbourne Museum and Royal Exhibition Building.More about this suburb