Absolute harbourfront splendour with a slipway and boathouse

With one of the best waterfront positions in Balmain, next to Elkington Park and Dawn Fraser Baths, this historic beauty is set on a north facing 542sqm landholding with panoramic 180 degree views that stretch across Cockatoo and Spectacle Islands as a captivating ever-changing backdrop. Built in 1901 and available for the first time in 43 years, the grand freestanding home has been conceived as a boat lover's paradise that embraces the theatre of its setting with glorious established gardens and flagstone terraces that lead down to the water's edge with a slipway and boathouse. The views are breathtaking, the setting is magical and the opportunity extraordinary.

- Dress-circle address with forever views and a north-west aspect
- A rare treasure fusing historic grandeur with harbour splendour
- Tastefully renovated interiors, custom joinery, marble fireplaces
- 3 large bedrooms with built-ins, access to huge attic storage
- Main with double French doors to a sunny view-swept balcony
- Grand formal rooms, soaring ceilings, ducted reverse cycle air con
- Entertainer's deck with Vergola overlooking the boat-filled waters
- Provincial style Carrara marble kitchen, chef's Ilve gas cooker
- Casual living with integrated study opens out to the courtyard
- Formal entry foyer, separate laundry, guest WC, timber floors
- Sun-drenched level lawn, manicured garden and flagstone terrace
- Gorgeous boathouse with bathroom, slipway with winch
- Auto double lock-up garage, studio suite with private entry, wine cellar

Additional details

  • Land size approx 542 sqm
  • Council rates $1,063 pq
  • Water rates $151 pq

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Sold

Sold prior to auction on Tue 16 November 2021

Result

Undisclosed

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Mark Bowis

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