40 Drought Street, Bendigo VIC 3550
Sold for $470,000
OAKWOOD House - Property ID: 729769
Set behind this fence is a property with character, charm and a feeling of tranquillity, within walking distance of the CBD. The large Oak tree has to be the WOW factor of this property, there are many positives for this home, being across the road from the largest building works to ever take place in the history of Bendigo - The New Bendigo Hospital, this home needs to be inspected to be appreciated.
Enter the front gate and find a private garden oasis.
This renovated Victorian home offers more than you think from the facade. Open the front door to an entrance with polished Baltic floorboards and Baltic timber ceilings. To the right and left both front bedrooms have built in robes and Baltic ceilings.
Formal lounge with polished timber floorboards, large exposed brick open fireplace, a beautiful ornate piece of fretwork distinguishes the lounge room and the formal dining/sitting room. A modern recycled Baltic Pine kitchen with granite bench tops, a granite sink, a 900 ml oven, room for a 900ml fridge and plenty of bench space and cupboards are features in this well appointed kitchen. The kitchen-meals area is very generous in size. The third bedroom offers a built in robe, a very tasteful ensuite, with shower, freestanding bath and wall vanity. All three rooms on the RHS of the property (main bedroom, front bedroom and dining room) have access through double French doors that lead onto an extensive large decked entertaining area, that spans the whole length of the home. The large Oak tree is the main feature of the decked area and has to be seen to be appreciated. Other features include; second bathroom/laundry, rear deck verandah, ducted heating and cooling. The external features are, a beautifully created private garden full of roses, rare shrubs a variety of fruit trees and a large pond feature. A woodfired pizza oven is set at the back of the garden amidst a path of pebbles and stone steps and some very old trees. This property could have many words said to describe it; charm, character, tranquil, peaceful, modern, vintage but you have to see it for yourself to sum up your own words, and the best is that behind the fence you are in the most sought after position in Bendigo, but still have your own piece of real estate that is so private and unique.
- Land Size Approx. - 491 m2