45 Newland Street, Victor Harbor
Iconic Beauty House - Property ID: 733523
Positioned in the heart of Victor Harbor just metres to the seafront is this timeless beauty
"Davenport", built in the early 1900's the property maintains the beauty of a bygone era with the conveniences of a modern home through the property's renovation and more recent extension which offers a seamless transition between the old and new. Situated on a corner allotment, the home has been positioned to take advantage of the view to the nearby sea, barely a 150 metres flat walk.
Upon entrance to the property through the cast iron antique gate and fence you can start to appreciate all the home offers to the successful buyer. Outside are many private and sheltered areas, such as the sandstone paved courtyard which looks across the lawn to the sea, to enjoy the beautiful summer months of the south coast as well as the cooler winter. The enchanting gardens remind you of a classic English residence, complete with ornamental Manchurian pear tree, custom fountain, lily pond, slate paths, cottage plants, Buxus hedges, raised garden beds, Lilly Pilly topiary, timber pergola, sweeping verandahs and tessellated tiles, all reflective of the detail that has gone into the renovation and restoration of the property.
Entrance to the home leads you to the spacious open plan family, dining and kitchen area. The Blackwood kitchen would suit the most fastidious cooks with under bench Smeg oven, dishwasher,
ample bench and cupboard space including walk in pantry and breakfast bar. The family room is very generous in size and leads you to one of the patio courtyard through the colonial French doors.
The separate formal lounge room is just beautiful with its original fireplace, ornate ceiling rose, built in Blackwood glass fronted bookcase and Blackwood timber floors.
Master bedroom with timber built-in robes has a stunning ensuite, there are a further 3 additional double bedrooms all with built-in robes. The main bathroom has a beautiful timber vanity, shower and large corner spa bath.
Further features of the home include handcrafted leadlight, sash and bay windows, high ceilings, ample built-in storage, stunning tiles and quality fixtures all blending with the era of the original home. The property is completed with ducted evaporative cooling, two split system reverse cycle air-conditioners, security system, automatic watering system and double garage with automatic lift door and additional space to include a workshop, small storage room and loft.
Being situated so close to the beach is one of the many features, you are also within flat walking distance to the shopping centres, main town precinct and library to name a few. For example the IGA supermarket is about 400 meters away.
This property has so much to offer, and truly needs to be seen to be appreciated, contact Emily Smith today on 0438 522 733 to see why Davenport should be your place to call home.