Set within a sought after central Portland location is this great period home full of all the charm and character of yesteryear. Set in a very quiet court, this 2 storey home offers a past elegance of living that is unseen in today’s modern style homes. The home greets you with a wooden arched front deck area making a fantastic place to relax and enjoy the peace and quiet of the location. Entering the front door you are instantly taken back in time with the downstairs rooms featuring high decorative ceilings and brick fireplaces that have been converted to gas. The home has a very warm inviting feeling due to the use of wood throughout including baltic floors with unusual shaped rooms and bay windows adding to the ambience and character of this stately home. There is a spacious kitchen with beautiful red pine wooden features plus a separate formal dining room with sliding door access to the sunroom. Two bedrooms and a bathroom reside downstairs also with a large ensuite off the master bedroom featuring spa and separate shower area. A very light and bright sunroom makes up the rear of the home allowing access to a paved undercover area perfect for entertaining or just relaxing with a BBQ with family or friends. Attached to the outdoor area is a separate building housing the old outdoor kitchen that serviced the home with a laundry and also a living area with toilet that could be used as a bungalow, teenage retreat or a place for the guests when they come visit. The large 12m x 6m shed is perfect for the man of the house allowing plenty of room for storage and a workshop with added mezzanine deck along with an extra 4m x 6m carport attached to the front. The backyard is low maintenance with fruit trees and plenty of room for the kids or pets as it is fully enclosed. Period homes of this calibre don’t come up for sale very often, an inspection is a must to fully appreciate what this magnificent home has to offer. With it’s location close to everything Portland has to offer, you can be sure that you are purchasing a little of Portland’s history and enjoying the uniqueness that only a property such as this one can offer. Contact an agent today to arrange your inspection and fall in love with this property today.
7 Palmer Street, PORTLAND