A terrific contemporary family home in the heart of charming Sandringham - a sought after Melbourne Bayside suburb - just 400 metres to a wide range of village shops, streetside cafes and restaurants, gyms. pampering outlets, library, hardware and clothing shops, food shopping and casual bars.
8 Minute walk to Sandringham railway station taking about 25 minutes to the centre of Melbourne city. (Sandringham is the end of the line) - this line has the stations for trendy Chapel Street, the reknown Sporting Hubs such as the MCG, The Australian Open Tennis Venues, The Athletics and Soccer playing venues of the City, and the The Yarra river itself- meandering through the city with varying arts/sport and interests featured along its banks.
500 metres to the friendly Port Phillip Bay beaches with endless interest north and south - The Sandringham Life saving Club, fishing, paddle boarding, sailing, swimming, walking, kitesurfing and the natural form itself. Also 500 metres to the famous Royal Sandringham Yacht Club. And many kilometres of off road cycling and cliff top walking also.
Minutes to a variety of primary schools, local parks and children park equipment, bus stops, bike tracks and Francis Street itself is in the prized "historical" area of the suburb indicated by the brown road signs, known as the Gypsy Village Area. The deep nature strips provide a very spacious sensation to the homes in this street.
This home is essentially a 3-4 bedroomed two storey home with an additional study,(could take a single mattress), with a light filled, spacious feel - boasting a beautiful private back garden and view to the west from the front in a leafy treelined street.
Downstairs there is a large family /kitchen room with a dining table to seat 10 + and two large leather sofas in the "living "area overlooking the peaceful garden/wooden Balinese styled deck, spa and swimming pool. It has an open plan fully fitted kitchen with Miele dishwasher and large counter with accompanying stools. There is also a second living area which currently has a 3/4 size beautiful pool table taking much of the space and an upright piano. In addition there is a further living area upstairs with generous space to relax in (also a sofa bed).
There are three large bedrooms with built ins, 2 bathrooms both with separate toilet, a separate laundry with side door to outside. A charming upstairs balcony
There is a television with dvd and video machine downstairs and a television with playstation upstairs. There is reverse cycle heating and cooling systems. Also off street parking for several cars and all day parking available on the street.
There is an additional large single garage with roller doors both ends where currently recreational activity tools and kit are kept! No room for a car!
Sliding doors lead out from the family room to the side of the house, a bbq area which leads through a glass pool fence to the rear of the property where the Balinese wood deck allows a peaceful setting overlooking wooden benches/a separate spa bath and a swimming pool and a sun drenched peaceful garden bedded back yard. The area is well protected and surrounded by some beautiful large trees.
Entertainment: there is a TV up and downstairs/fixed line internet/Dvd player downstairs and Playstation upstairs.
A full sized Table tennis can be put up in the weather proof garage area
Animals - a dog proof garden - no cats allowed
Cooking - Electric built in oven, gas hotplate,microwave, gas outdoor bbq
Linen - provided for the 3 bedrooms and can be provided at additional charge for additional single mattresses required.
Activities - Private swimming pool, close to bike path/yacht club and the Bayside water sports mecca!
Heating - Reverse A/C and heater system
Laundry - Washing Machine and clothes line outside
This family property works ideally for those looking for a wonderful holiday/life wanting the best of all worlds - beach/casual bayside suburb/sports and city attractions and relaxing in a leafy environment!
Also of course it provides perfect location for , with same line regular reliable train line too!
Many of Melbourne's iconic sites, sports grounds and beauty! For example
1. The MCG - Boxing Day Cricket Test
2. The Tennis Centre- Th Australian Tennis Open Precinct - January
3. The Royal Sandringham Yacht Club- many sailing regattas are held right here- at the world class Club
4. The Horse Racing Carnival Seasons at Flemington or Caulfield Race Course (easy one change on train line)
5. Ideal for two families for the summer months in holiday mode - making the most of Melbourne City and the Beach life.
6. Ideal for a family involved with some home renovations and needing a fully furnished home for a few months, right here in Bayside!
Sandringham, Melbourne Victoria Australia 3191
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An entire crew for an International Sailing Regatta stayed at property - most convenient for the Sandringham Yacht Club- they were thrilled and left rave comments!
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Air conditioning, Washing machine, Parking, Dishwasher
Entertainment,Free WiFi, Free Fixed Line Internet Suitability Pets allowed (permission must be sought from owner first) Non-Smoking, Eco-Friendly Pool and Spa.
Prices listed based on 6 adults. Property has 3 beds and can sleep a maximum 8 people. Mattresses/sofa beds can be organised for extras.
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