$550,000 - $580,000
17 Strickland Street
Ascot VIC 3551
RENOVATED FAMILY HOME OFFERS AN ABUNDANCE OF SPACE
This fully renovated family home, positioned in a quiet street, is ideally located with Bendigo Golf Course just one block away, and bus stops, childcare centre and Epsom preschool just across the road. Also within walking distance are the many shops, supermarkets and eateries at Epsom Village, New Epsom Primary School, Bunnings Hardware, Bendigo Race Course and Bendigo Airport, as well as the Epsom Train Station. Sitting on a large allotment the property enjoys a neat established garden with a wide driveway leading to the very rear of the yard.
The front verandah wraps around each side of the house and 25 mm Slate paving leads to the main entry. Indoors, the formal entry hall opens on either side to a lounge space. To one side, a formal L-shaped living room is light and bright and allows room for additional dining if required. To the other side, original detail has been retained with exposed timber beams, timber lined walls and a solid fuel heater providing warmth and character. Between the two living spaces is a brand-new kitchen, with ample storage; a dining area; and a large laundry.
Leading down from the lounge is a long hallway offering doors to partition the bedrooms if required. A study, followed by five good-sized bedrooms, provides a flexible floorplan for all families. Four of the bedrooms feature a ceiling fan and built-in robe, and the master enjoys a ceiling fan, walk-in robe, new ensuite and sliding door access to the rear garden. This area of the home also includes the brand-new family bathroom and a separate toilet.
A glass sliding door from the kitchen and diner opens out to a sizable, 25mm Slate paved alfresco area, all under cover. A built-in barbeque and built-in storage leave plenty of room for an outdoor lounge – ideal for year-round entertaining. An additional covered area, with shade sail over lawn, is perfect for the warmer months, and beyond this are established garden beds and a central space set to lawn. This rear area is totally enclosed for children, providing tranquillity and privacy featuring two large Oak Trees. An aviary or chook pen, as well as a storage and utility yard is positioned at the very rear of the allotment. The drive at the side of the block leads down to a double carport and double shed with additional workshop space.
Additional features include:
·Ducted evaporative cooling and ducted heat transferrer unit
·Gas wall heating in both lounge rooms
·Solid fuel heating in living area
·Recently renovated and refurbished throughout including new carpet, new paint, new kitchen and new bathrooms
·Modern kitchen appliances including dishwasher, double wall oven and five-burner gas cooktop
·Large shed (13m x 7.1m) with workshop, concrete flooring ,with a fully carpeted area. It is fully lined and insulated, with power connected)
·Water tank- capacity 33,000 litres, connect to pumps, and all garden taps in the rear yard. There is an isolation valve to allow, or stop flow to the rest of the house.
-3.5kw Solar Power panel system with high grid credits
-LED lighting to all power switches and matching Clipsal power points
-Excellent abundant outdoor lighting
-Internet is connected to the property by all optic fibre
This beautifully refurbished and incredibly spacious home is absolutely ideal for a family wanting to ensure there is room for everyone – both inside and out. A great home for year-round entertaining, and so close to many amenities including the Bendigo Golf Course, this move-in ready property is immaculately presented and still allows scope for a buyer to really make it their own.