Auction 24th Jun at 11:00am
Sold for $362,500
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35A Honeysuckle Street
Bendigo VIC 3550
CHARMING MINE MANAGERS COTTAGE IN IDEAL LOCATION
This absolutely charming sandstone mine manager’s cottage is located in a great central location, just minutes from Bendigo’s CBD.
The private entrance leads down past the delightful front garden to a generous covered carport at the rear of the property. The home, built in 1868, still retains many of its original features, including the unique Baltic timber fretwork on the wide veranda at the front and side. This relaxing, quiet outlook offers views over Central Deborah Goldmine and the Sacred Heart Cathedral.
Inside, the tastefully refurbished property has given great attention to the heritage detail and authentic features include the original cedar fireplace surround in the lounge; the attached wash house with chimney, copper wash trough and fireplace; and a full-height walk down dry cellar. Other details adding to the faithful restoration include stain-glass windows and timber-lined ceilings.
This delightful property offers three bedrooms, two bathrooms, lounge, separate dining and a lovely character-filled kitchen. The kitchen features modern appliances alongside vintage, built-in cabinetry and open shelving under the central island bench. A separate dining space or sun room adds to the versatility of this unique home. The rooms all lend themselves to multiple uses and an added skylight in the center of the house ensures natural light is available throughout.
At the rear of the property, there is a detached room that would be ideal for a garden shed, studio, study or private work space.
The outside space features a large decked area at the side of the property leading to the peaceful front veranda and private front garden. A fire pit, pond, and neat