153 McKean St, Fitzroy North, VIC, 3068
“Windermere” Fitzroy North. You have found the best Fitzroy has to offer. This 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom double fronted Victorian home is in a highly sort after Melbourne property and location, 2 KM’s from the CBD. Set on a huge block and nestled on a beautiful tree lined street, you wouldn’t guess that you are a stroll away from the best bars, cafes and quirky vintage shops. Just 350m from Edinburgh Gardens and a couple of minutes’ walk to Queens Parade village you don’t need to be anywhere else!
Sleeping up to 7 guests, it is expansive inside and out accompanied with a large outdoor entertaining area and massive back yard. There is a stylish but relaxed formal lounge room with ornamental fire place. Explore the library of books or take in all the ornaments of our past located throughout the property. The styling throughout this home is a nod to the history of Fitzroy as Melbourne’s very first suburb. It's a privilege to have been made available to enjoy as home by the travelling guest.
5 burner gas stove, oven, dishwasher, Caffitaly coffee machine, evaporative cooling, ducted heating, ceiling fans and oil heater in 3rd bedroom, port a cot, high chair, Free Wi-Fi, linen and towels provided, iron & board, washing machine and dryer, on street parking (unrestricted), BBQ, flat screen TV with Netflix. Close to public transport.
Bedroom and Bathroom Details
Bedroom 1 – Queen Bed with ensuite
Bedroom 2 – Queen Bed
Bedroom 3 – 3 x Single Beds
Please request the following items to hire prior to your stay
- A fold out bed: $75
- A porta cot and high chair: no charge but you must supply your own linen for the portacot.
Linen and towels are supplied for you.
Bathroom 1 – Shower and toilet
Ensuite – Shower over bath, toilet and twin vanity. Ensuite opens out to a private, totally concealed Café Courtyard.
Please note we will deduct $500 from your credit card 7 days prior to your arrival. This will then be returned upon inspection of the property after your departure. Our rates are based on twin share. Fees will apply for excess guests not agreed in advance. Please include all adults and children in your enquiry. If you have babies please advise their ages also.
We provide you with a starter pack of essential house hold items such as toiletries, dish washing detergent, washing powder, dish cloths, scrubbing brush, paper towels and toilet paper on check in. You will then need to purchase all necessities for the continuation of your stay.
Light Rail: 220m, 3 min walk to Wellington St/Queens Parade Light Rail. Approximately a 25 min ride into the City
Train: 900m, 10 min walk to Clifton Hill Train Station
Tram: Number 112 from Collins Street or Number 86 from Bourke Street.
Where to go and what to do? Below is the distance to nearby attractions, all quoted in driving time without traffic.
• Edinburgh Gardens. 350m, 4 minute walk.
• Melbourne Museum. 3.5km, 8 minutes.
• University of Melbourne. 3.7km, 9 minutes or 30 minute walk.
• Melbourne zoo. 4.7km, 11 minutes.
• Federation square. 5.5km, 3 minutes.
• Rod laver, aami park, MCG, Hisense arena. 6km, 13 minutes.
• Docklands – Etihad, Melbourne star, harbour town. 6.5km, 16 minutes.
• Flemington racecourse. 7.6km, 17 minutes.
• Melbourne showgrounds. 9.4km, 20 minutes.
The Off Spring Tour
The multi award winning Australian TV series OFFSPRING with the awkward obstetrician Nina Proudman and her family was filmed in Fitzroy. Take a cruise along Brunswick and Gertrude streets and immediately recognise the Union Club Hotel, The 86 on Smiths Street or picnic in Fitzroy gardens, the locations of many memorable scenes.