Showcasing elegant original period features alongside a light filled contemporary extension, this charming family home sits in the heart of leafy Canterbury, just a short stroll to Chatham Station, Maling Road, and Anniversary Trail. Boasting a picturesque faade with wraparound verandah, lofty pressed metal ceilings and an enticing sense of space throughout, this immaculately presented residence presents a superb opportunity for a family to settle in a highly sought after location.
Flooded with abundant natural light, the home's open plan living and dining space features a soaring pitched ceiling and stylish timber framed sliding doors flowing directly out to an expansive alfresco space, ideally laid out for effortless year-round entertaining. Adjacent, an airy kitchen with chic stainless steel benchtops comprises quality Smeg and Bosch appliances, with a 90cm oven, gas cooktop and abundant storage and preparation space, overlooking a low maintenance north facing back garden with an artificial lawn surrounded by verdant landscaped garden beds.
The master bedroom is equipped with a fully fitted walk-in wardrobe and a spacious ensuite, whilst two additional bedrooms are complemented by a study and an oversized central bathroom with generous storage and w/c. A separate formal sitting room provides a secluded space to relax, or could be transformed into a large fourth bedroom.
With the home's original lockup garage offering rear lane access and plenty of additional storage space, the home also features a full laundry with outdoor access, Rinnai Infinity hot water system, 3000 litre water tank, security system, polished timber floors, ducted heating and air conditioning, and original leadlight accents and period fireplaces throughout.
Set within the Canterbury Girls Secondary College zone, the home is within easy walking distance of Chatham Primary, Camberwell High and Colville Reserve, and is also close to several of Melbourne's finest independent schools.