First time offered since built in 1969, this architect Robert Rosh designed, 4 bedroom 3.5 bathroom solid brick masterpiece on 653sqm is a tribute to the sophisticated entertainer of its era.
Masterly built with terrazzo marble floors, double brick walls, wide terraces and custom built cabinetry, this unrivalled residence showcases a magnificent marble entry foyer with wide staircase to an open galleria; an enormous entertaining room opening onto a covered terrazzo terrace; a vintage kitchen with large meals area; north facing executive study/children’s lounge, a cloak room and powder-room. The lower level features a splendid rumpus room with parquetry floors and a wet bar opening to a garden terrace, and a private 4th bedroom with ensuite (ideal nanny’s quarters or additional income via AirBNB or student) and its own entrance. The upper level is home to 3 big bedrooms (fitted BIRs & cabinetry) including the main with a luxurious WIR and marble ensuite; and a tasteful original family bathroom with separate toilet.
Catering for versatile family living with celebrated 60s features, this esteemed abode is ready for a retro-fit renovation, complete with ducted heating, extensive storage including a store room and plant room, double carport and rear access from ROW.
Towards the Paris end of Alma Road, a casual stroll to Alma Village, transport and Caulfield Park, minutes to Malvern Central, Glenferrie Road dining experiences and Armadale station.
|location||203 Balaclava Road, Caulfield North 3161|