259-261 Dorset Road, Croydon


Beguiling Period Home on 1686sqm Approx.

Ruden – an enchanting four bedroom home circa 1932, embodying the romanticism and elegance of a bygone era. Poised on impeccably maintained grounds behind automatic double gates, this private sanctuary is resplendent with period features and modern comforts.

Sure to set your heart aflutter, the weatherboard beauty is wrapped in an extensive verandah providing a most inviting and shady spot to relax amongst a majestic garden featuring tranquil walkways, a double carport, four car garage and a sparkling in-ground pool.

Richly adorned with ornate embellishments of the period including elaborate paneling and decorative cornices, feature leadlight windows, picture rails and Jarrah polished floors, the home also includes ducted heating, evaporative cooling, ducted vacuuming and an alarm system.

A spacious floorplan will delight with an exquisite formal dining room adjoining a formal lounge warmed by a roaring open fireplace. The heart of the home welcomes with an impressive kitchen with walk-in pantry and classic wood-fired stove, overseeing a sizeable casual living/meals zone and a privately accessed study. From here, dual sets of French doors open to a covered deck for a seamless indoor-outdoor entertaining experience.

Sleeping arrangements have also been cleverly configured with a generous master bedroom equipped with a walk-in robe and full ensuite, second bedroom with bay-windowed retreat and two further bedrooms serviced by a sky-lit main bathroom. A convenient third toilet is located off the laundry.

Enjoy the peace and tranquility this premium double block affords and relish the convenience with all lifestyle amenities on the doorstep; a short walk to Croydon Central and Croydon Station with schools, parks, bus services and medical facilities nearby.

Buyers may wish to explore the potential to develop a multi-unit complex here or keep the existing residence and build up to three additional new homes (all subject to council approval).

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