260 Gilbert Road, preston
Set on a magnificent 653.7 square metre approx allotment with 27 metre approx. frontage, this impressive clinker brick Tudor residence is infused with an abounding air of timeless elegance and romantic embellishments of its era.
The charismatic nature of this family home comes to the fore the instant you set foot inside the radiant interior, defined by the beautiful high ornate ceilings, cornices, picture rails, leadlight touches and the warm and inviting character of the living and outdoor entertaining areas.
A cosy open fire in the formal lounge and dining rooms, creates an inviting ambience for elegant occasions.
The timber kitchen is well appointed for keen chefs with granite island bench, built in wall oven and microwave and dishwasher. The adjoining living/meals area is the ideal hub for everyday family living, seamlessly connecting with a private north-facing courtyard that's the perfect venue for bringing friends and family together on big occasions or affording plenty of personal space in quieter times. A separate grassed area is an ideal space for safe child play, enjoying your morning coffee or reading a good book.
Two of the four bedrooms include walk in robe and the immaculate bathroom with mosaic tiled floors remains true to its origin.
Car accommodation is well catered for with double carport, single lock up garage with rear access and extra parking space.
An imposing residence that takes centre stage on Gilbert Road, with tram at its doorstep and easy access to shops, schools, train station and Preston Market, this is a unique chance to own a piece of Preston's history.
Agent: Woodards Thornbury
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Suburb Profile preston
Preston is located 9 km north-east of the CBD. Bounded by the Merri Creek in the west and the Darebin Creek in the east Preston is a mixed use suburb in Melbourne's north. The suburb features a significant commercial district along High Street while the eastern regions features a significant amount of light industry. It is also a multicultural suburb with large Greek and Italian communities. Preston also features Northland Shopping Centre and the Northern Melbourne Institue of TAFE - Preston Campus.More about this suburb