Romance and harbour splendour

As unique as it is inspiring, this harbourside home was designed and owned by renowned architect Benjamin Backhouse in 1897 and holds an exclusive setting fronting idyllic Mort Bay Park. Featuring a choice of private alfresco living spaces and views across the city and Harbour Bridge from the upper level, the three-bedroom home strikes a perfect chord between historic charm and contemporary comfort. Enjoy the views from the balcony, entertain in style in the sandstone courtyard or kick back and soak up the northerly sunshine on the rooftop deck.

- Opposite Mort Bay Park, 500m to the ferry, 10 mins to the CBD
- 3 upstairs bedrooms, master with city and Harbour Bridge views
- 2nd bed with cathedral ceilings and a north facing rooftop deck
- Bay fronted living and dining rooms, polished hardwood floors
- Sandstone-framed fireplace and original stained glass windows
- Bright dine-in Provincial style gas kitchen with stone benchtops
- Sandstone entertainer's courtyard with a sunny dining terrace
- A prized lifestyle setting, 600m to cosmopolitan Balmain village

Additional details

  • Land size approx 95 sqm
  • Council rates $375 pq
  • Water rates $167 pq

3 1


Sold prior to auction on Fri 4 September 2020



Share this

Email to a Friend

Selling agent

Peter Gordon

0410 639 989 

Email Agent