35 Japan Street, Warrnambool VIC
Built generations ago by the pioneers of Warrnambool, this Californian Bungalow style home has well and truly stood the test of time. Sitting in a lofty position in Japan Street, it delivers panoramic views of the city's CBD and across north, eastern and central Warrnambool. Aesthetically, it retains all the beloved features of a period home; weather boards, decorative gable ends with shingle detail and wide eaves with projecting rafters. Internally the home is equally impressive, high ceilings, stunning lead lighting, solid timber panel doors, fret work and a gorgeous central timber staircase. This is a magnificent home which offers flexible living; currently configured as a three bedroom home with a third living area come study, it could easily adapt into a fourth bedroom with dual living areas if required. Split over two levels, the home offers seamless living for a growing family and feels spacious with areas to retreat to for privacy. The well appointed kitchen is finished in timber and has a servery - visually separating it from the dining space. The lounge and study, family bathroom and two bedrooms are also on the lower level, whilst on the upper level is the master bedroom with en suite and built in robes, another large open living area plus a balcony that takes advantage of the stunning views. Outside is a private and enclosed, paved, undercover entertaining area with freestanding wood fire that opens onto a delightful and well maintained garden. The property has a single semi enclosed carport plus another double garage which is accessed via a rear lane way and opens through to the entertaining area. Owned by the one family for over 25 years, it presents as a unique opportunity to seize a dream lifestyle, with the Lady Bay Promenade and beach within an easy walk and the best in entertaining, restaurants, shopping and cafes in Warrnambool’s CBD all on your doorstep. This is a mesmerising home, you’ll fall in love with the location, feel and lifestyle on offer and an impressive opportunity to own a piece of Warrnambool’s history!