Grand in stature and glorious in detail standing amidst elevated grounds (21,500sqft) in prestigious Studley Park, 'Seward House' c1899 is one of celebrated architects' Ussher & Kemp's first commissions that set a magnificent precedent for a distinguished partnership. A rare offering on an expansive 1,998sqm allotment (approx) enjoying N/S floodlit Modgrass tennis court, this refined Federation Queen Anne residence is sympathetically renovated for an incomparable family lifestyle commanding an enviable position with sweeping views to the Macedon Ranges. Moments to Burke Hall and other leading schools, Kew Junction shopping, transport and parklands; tightly-held 'Seward House' with its signature profile that commands attention showcases distinctive period features and functionality complemented by high quality modern enhancement. Includes ornate stained glass entrance, four bedrooms (parents' retreat with versatile study/games room or 5th bedroom), three bathrooms (main ensuite spa bath), executive study, large sitting room, superb formal dining room (fireplace inglenook), family living/dining opening to alfresco entertaining deck, gourmet granite kitchen with European appliances, laundry chute, hydronic heating, open fireplaces, bay windows, polished floorboards, towering ceilings, 18000l rain tanks, storerooms and huge carport.
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Method of Sale: SOLD
Saturday 30th June 2012 at 12:30PM
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