The present homeowners of 1 Grey Road, Brunswick have barely lifted a finger since transferring in 10 years in the past – a testomony to the property’s low-maintenance, timeless design!
Behind the picture-perfect Victorian facade lies a deceivingly spacious flooring plan, with three bedrooms and two dwelling areas.
Each inch of house has been thoughtfully utilised because of a earlier renovation by Stuart Harrison of Harrison and White, former host of Restoration Australia and ‘The Architects’ radio present on 3RRR. The cleverly angled flooring plan now incorporates skylights and excessive home windows on both facet of the freestanding house, inviting each northern and southern into virtually each room.
‘The second we walked by the entrance door we knew this was the place we wished to dwell. [We love] the pure gentle, the originality of the design (the angles!), and the dialog between home and backyard,’ say the present homeowners.
The younger household have significantly appreciated the house’s flexibility, particularly the entrance room’s bespoke blackbutt cabinetry that converts from a two-desk workplace right into a dwelling and music room. There’s even a hid piano keyboard!
‘With all of us working and studying from house throughout lockdowns, it’s been great to have the ability to shut up the desks, slide throughout the panels and really feel like we’ve come house for the night,’ say the homeowners.
These trendy capabilities sit alongside unique Victorian options together with pressed steel ceilings and Baltic pine floorboards.
The kitchen sits on the literal centre of the house, adopted by the open-plan dwelling space. Sliding glass doorways open to disclose the personal easy-care backyard with a hidden cubby space and wonderful fig tree.
Final not least, the situation! Three parks (Royal Park, Gillbrook Reserve, and Temple Park) are all inside 300 metres of the house, and supermarkets, cafes, trains, and trams can all be reached on foot in 10 minutes.
1 Grey Road, Brunswick VIC is being offered by Carl Sacco and Daniel Carusi at Nelson Alexander by way of public sale on Saturday November 27 at 1.30pm. For extra info, see the full itemizing.