Commanding its position within a striking period landscape in the very heart of the city is this stunning commercial property and family residence. With approval of both residential and commercial titles, this unique building was built in 1925 and was originally the offices of T&G Mutual Life Assurance, a company that was renowned for its stunning buildings. Once the tallest building in the city, the expansive roof terrace offers unparalleled 360-degree views across Bendigo.
The ground floor is home to the commercial aspect of the building and a quality existing tenant has utilised the sensational open plan space. A rear terrace offers a private outside area on this level and leads up to the rear garden of the home if required.
The property has secure access from both the storefront, and from the rear of the home. A light-filled stairwell leads up one side of the property, with two bedrooms on the first floor (one currently serving as a home office with custom-built cabinetry, and the other with a modern ensuite) and an additional two bedrooms can be found on the second floor. The spacious master includes his and hers walk-in robes and his and hers dressing rooms, and the contemporary ensuite is light and bright. A third bathroom can be found on the first floor – ideal for guests – along with a mudroom and spacious laundry.
The first floor also features a formal dining space, and a spacious open plan kitchen, dining and living room. This fantastic area includes high-end custom cabinetry, a bar section with wine rack, drink fridge and separate sink, and commercial quality appliances.
French doors from the main living area open out to a paved terrace with distinctive views of historical CBD buildings. A sweeping stone staircase leads down to the concrete swimming pool, landscaped garden and additional terrace. Access to a private laneway and double garage provides a convenient way to come and go from the property. Stairs from the second floor take you to the sizeable roof terrace that offers panoramic views across the city and an opportunity to create the ultimate rooftop garden.
Additional features include: Ducted heating and refrigerated cooling throughout Ceiling fans in bedrooms and main living High-end fixtures and fittings throughout Modern kitchen appliances including five-burner gas cooktop, 900mm chef’s oven and dishwasher Cathedral views from the master bedroom Fully tiled, salt chlorinated concrete inground 4m x 10m swimming pool Approval for two titles: commercial and residential Sonos speakers wired throughout Remote control roller door access to double garage Automatic watering system in rear garden
With quality designer style, stunning heritage features, space and a position that is quite literally a stone’s throw from the historical Alexandra Fountain, this unique property is truly one-of-a-kind. With the commercial aspect providing a built-in income, and the residential space absolutely ideal for a family, this is a home like no other offering the ultimate in modern city living.
Key Selling Features: - Prestigious blue chip central locale – walking distance to CBD, QEO, restaurants, cafes, schools and hospital precinct
- Original heritage features including timber fretwork; timber flooring; 14ft-high pressed metal ceilings; picture railing; decorative cornice and ceiling roses; stained glass windows; sash windows; open fireplaces with timber and marble mantles
- Opportunity to create additional dwelling on 2nd title block (STCA) or utilise floorplan to offer inter-generational or multi-family living Sizeable garage and shedding with driveway access
This exceptional two-storey, Edwardian red-brick home was built in 1895 by local grocer, William McKenzie. The property enjoys an illustrious list of notable prior owners including engineer, John Dethridge in the 1890s (who designed the iconic Dethridge Wheel); city surveyor Joseph Richardson in the early 1900s and Bendigo pioneer G. Stedman Moore in the 1920s. With a gorgeous mature garden featuring many ornamental trees, including a Liquidamber, the home features many unique heritage details, including beaded friezework on the front verandah and the large semi-circular dining and living space with custom plaster ceiling. Walking distance to the centre of the city and the hospital precinct, and offering gorgeous views across Bendigo from the verandah, this is a truly special home.
The property enjoys dual access from both main and side streets with the primary driveway leading through the garden to the front door. Indoors, the ground level features a formal entry, stunning living and dining space, open kitchen and meals area with walk-in pantry, laundry, and three bedrooms and a study ensuring the configuration could easily be adjusted to suit the owner. The second lower level includes two further bedrooms, a bathroom, kitchenette and access to the cellar.
Additional features: - Hydronic ducted gas heating and evaporative cooling - Open fireplaces in most bedrooms and all living spaces - Multiple living areas - Outstanding views - Established garden - Timber and stone kitchen with appliances including double wall oven, four-burner gas cooktop and dishwasher - Modern ensuite, character main bathroom with clawfoot bathtub and third bathroom ideal for guests - Family-friendly yet flexible floorplan (unusual for homes of this era) and generously proportioned rooms throughout Cellar - Inground, fully fenced heated swimming pool - Sizeable garage and shedding with separate driveway access
This absolutely immaculate custom-designed, custom-built property is like new and provides the rare opportunity for living space, excellent vehicle storage and modern living, all a short walk from Bendigo’s CBD. From the pristine façade, through to the many quality fixtures and fittings inside, this property is beautifully considered and perfect for a busy modern family, or a buyer seeking space for vehicles and a workshop whilst also enjoying the benefits of central city living. Sitting on a quiet and leafy street, this property offers convenience, style and an outstanding lifestyle.
The grand entrance to the home features 14-foot ceilings that extend in to the formal lounge at the front of the house. Spotted gum timber flooring runs along the hallway and down to the second living area – an open plan kitchen, dining and lounge that opens out to a spacious balcony with lovely views across Ewing Park and the city beyond. The four bedrooms are positioned off the central hallway with the master enjoying his’n’hers walk-in robes and an ensuite with double vanity. The family bathroom has a freestanding tub and next door is a separate toilet, great for guests. Off the kitchen is a large and light-filled laundry with access to the side of the home. Steps from the dining space lead down to the six-car garage and workshop, and the backyard offers additional off-street parking. The private and tranquil garden is fully landscaped with a paved courtyard surrounded by a lawn area and established planting. -Fantastic central position – walk to Ewing Park, Bendigo Creek Trail and CBD -Like-new, high-end finish throughout with quality fixtures and fittings including high ceilings, spotted gum timber flooring and stone benchtops -Rear vehicle access to property via side street -Six-car garage (3 x automatic roller doors; concrete flooring; lights; power; large storeroom/workshop and powder room)
Additional features: -Ducted evaporative cooling and ducted gas heating throughout -Gas fireplace in living -Timber plantation shutters and quality curtains -Smeg kitchen appliances including oven, four-burner induction cooktop and dishwasher -Stone benchtops in bathrooms and kitchen -Large balcony (timber lined ceiling, downlights, ceiling fan, power) overlooking rear garden, Ewing Park and Bendigo Creek Trail -Ample storage -Additional storage potential under house -Secure side gate access -Water tank (22,500l) -Automated sprinkler system in garden
The epitome of elegance and boasting a lifestyle of luxury, this magnificent homestead is a private oasis offering period charm, an abundance of space and acreage complemented by modern living delights in a highly-sought after location.
Beautifully restored with the utmost care and precision, ‘Dookie House’ is a reminder of the grace and splendour of Federation architecture. Circa 1909 and wrapped in a gorgeous wide verandah, the home sits on over six and a half glorious acres and boasts revived original features accompanied with all the modern conveniences to suit present day life.
Entering by an automatic gate with circular driveway and tranquil fountain, the home is surrounded by a manicured, landscaped garden designed to thrive throughout the seasons.
Greeted by the light-filled vestibule you are immediately embraced by the vastness of the 12ft ceilings, polished baltic pine floorboards, wide central hallway, stunning timber fretwork and large timber sash windows featuring intricate leadlighting. The formal lounge features beautiful bay windows, wood heater and window seat. Freshly painted throughout, the sun-drenched living areas have an air of serenity. The country-style kitchen is immaculate with caesarstone benchtops, stainless steel oven, large pantry, glass cabinetry and a large, central island bench, and overlooks the open living and dining area. Ideal for a family, the home is wonderfully connected throughout, with rooms intertwined and linked together to bring the outside in. Complete with a swim spa, the magnificent sunroom with gabled ceiling is enclosed by large windows that blur the boundary between inside and out. A theatre room is found upstairs complete with Velux skylights and blockout blinds.
The large, master bedroom looks out to the wraparound verandah and includes a large walk-in robe and beautifully appointed ensuite with double shower. A further three, great-sized bedrooms, one with built-in timber bookcases and desk, make this home a wonderful hub for the family. The large main bathroom is centred around the bathtub with a large shower and vanity and laundry offering ample storage.
The verandah encompassing the home ensures there is a place to enjoy at any time of the day and follows around to the large, decked entertaining area at the rear of the property. Boasting a large dam, huge shed and separate double garage both with concrete and power, the property also has a large carport ideal for the caravan or boat. Paved walkways, secluded seating areas spotted throughout, and beautiful gardens add to the peaceful and tranquil lifestyle. With only a short drive to the heart of Strathfieldsaye and amenities, and approximately fifteen minutes to Bendigo CBD, the location is a perfect balance to enjoy both city and country life.
Additional features include; NBN available Fans throughout Split systems Ceiling roses Timber floorboards Skylights 3 x 22,500L water tanks Dam
- Located in a quiet, established street off McIvor Road, just five minutes to Bendigo’s CBD and close to bus stops and All Seasons Resort Hotel - Spectacular mid-century architectural detail including feature entry door; timber-lined ceilings; exposed stone fireplace; generously proportioned rooms with external access; and large dual aspect windows in many rooms - Modern kitchen with stone benchtops and ample storage - Inground swimming pool (salt chlorinated and registered) and spa with deck and garden surrounds Immaculate fully landscaped garden surrounding the property
This beautifully maintained 1960s build has enjoyed just three owners and was designed by Melbourne architect and lecturer, Ann Taylor. Gracing the pages of a 1968 copy of Home Beautiful, the spacious and light-filled build has retained all its unique and character detail, whilst evolving to suit a 21st century lifestyle. An absolutely ideal family home, the property provides space and privacy for all and would suit a variety of ages and stages. The 100m driveway creates a striking welcome, and this leads down to a double carport and the front door.
Indoors, the formal entry leads into a light-filled open plan kitchen and dining space that overlooks the pool, spa and deck area. Hedging surrounds this outdoor zone providing privacy and security. Off the dining area is the main living room, a quiet room with open fireplace and doors out to an alfresco area. A hallway down one side of the home leads to the four bedrooms, all with built-in storage, and the master with an ensuite. The family bathroom is modern and bright, and a spacious laundry includes a powder room and access to the side garden. The sizeable backyard features a formal garden with pond and water feature, paved courtyard – ideal for entertaining – and steps up to a large lawn area. Tranquil and peaceful, this lovely garden is surrounded by a tall hedge and includes a number of established trees.
Additional features: - Split system heating and cooling throughout - Ducted gas heating - Open fireplace in living - Quality modern kitchen appliances including dual dishwasher, 900mm oven and five-burner gas cooktop - Double carport with full powder room - Ample storage throughout - Pool shed - Slimline water tank (2100l) and 2 x water tanks (22,500l each) - Fully irrigated sprinkler systems in all gardens - Water feature and pond - Garden shed
WILSON LANE - ELEVATED AND EXPANSIVE DESIGNER LIVING
Apartment 403 Wilson Lane, Bendigo
This prestigious 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom penthouse apartment combines an expansive 172m2 of effortless liveability with high-end fixtures and fittings.
With frontage to Wills Street and view of the Bendigo CBD, the stunning living spaces include a large lounge, open plan kitchen and dining area, home office and second family/lounge room. A vast 58m2 deck flanks the north of the apartment, providing a perfect space to entertain and enjoy.
Located on the top floor, apartment 403 is one of four luxury apartments on level four of this incredible development and offers outstanding sustainability, accessibility and direct lift access to two basement car spaces and a large lock-up storage area.
With stamp duty savings for off the plan construction there is the possibility to receive significant benefits on the purchase of this apartment now (subject to eligibility). Refer to table of potential savings in project photos.
To receive a detailed Information Memorandum or to find out more speak to the team at McKean McGregor.
Wilson Lane Overview
In the heart of the city is a stunning development offering the rare opportunity to enjoy spectacular designer living. Offering the latest in sustainability and accessibility, these magnificent residences have been designed by Julian Kosloff (Kosloff Architecture) and pay homage to the wide streets of Bendigo and the forest that surrounds it.
Every element has been considered in the design and execution of these unique properties. Additional circulation has been introduced in doorways, corridors and bathrooms, and this, combined with high ceilings and full height high performance glazed windows, offer a sense of space throughout. With thoughtful design elements such as recessed sliding door channels at the threshold to the balconies and lifts to access each residence from the carpark, there are no steps to navigate throughout the home, a considered scheme for both age and ability with regards to access and movement. High-end, timeless finishes from the wide timber floorboards to the elegant marble benchtops, combined with carbon neutral energy use, provide a space that is simply beautiful to live in.
The residences offer beautiful vistas from the wide decks across church steeples, the old mill, and to the pretty historic city beyond.
Additional features include: -3m high ceilings -Timber flooring -Specialist lighting plan -Full compliance with Disability Standards and Guidelines, no steps anywhere in the apartments (including showers and decks) and compliant door widths. -High-end modern Miele appliances -Embedded green energy network offering long term utility savings for residents and carbon neutral living -Large carpark & storage areas with solid walls and roller shutters -Early purchasers may have input into fixtures and fittings
Offering beauty, easy modern living and the city centre on your doorstep, these outstanding residences offer an incredible opportunity to own a rare piece of designer life in the heart of Bendigo. Ideal for the retiree seeking a low-maintenance city lifestyle, or a professional wanting to enjoy a spectacular, distinctive home in the centre of it all, these properties are truly special.
Located just 10 minutes from Bendigo’s CBD and five minutes from the amenities of Strathfieldsaye Sitting on over 2.5 acres with established planting and automated watering system 2 x large sheds (6m x 6m and 15m x 10m) Two spacious living areas and generous alfresco
Set back from the road, at the end of a sweeping driveway, is this impressive two-storey family home. Located just 10 minutes from Bendigo’s city centre, and only five minutes to the many amenities of Strathfieldsaye, the property feels a world away with its tranquil outlook and easy access to bushland and the popular O’Keefe Rail Trail. Sitting on over 2.5 acres, this is a rare opportunity to secure both a sizeable allotment and home so close to everything. Perfect for a large family who are seeking space, style and convenience, the home would also be ideal for a buyer looking for a large allotment and quality shedding.
The front door opens into a large formal lounge and dining room, with an elegant staircase to one side. At the rear of the home is a generous open plan kitchen and dining area that opens to a family room. Also at the entry is a separate study with a hall to powder room, laundry and storage. Upstairs are five spacious bedrooms, family bathroom and separate toilet. The luxurious master suite features beautiful views from the bay window, a walk-in robe and ensuite with double vanity and bathtub. Outdoors, a wraparound alfresco space is perfect for entertaining and adjoins a separate paved patio that serves as a peaceful outdoor garden room. The garden offers established planting – including cherry trees – and two large sheds, along with the double garage, ensure there is outstanding vehicle storage.
Additional features: Ducted evaporative cooling and ducted gas heating throughout Reverse cycle split system heating and cooling in both downstairs living areas Solid fuel heating in family room Ceiling fans throughout Kitchen appliances including four-burner induction cooktop, wall oven and dishwasher Access to rear yard from front Fenced back garden Large alfresco with shade blinds, power and lights Water feature in front and rear yard Solar power Water tanks On town water Septic
EXPRESSION OF INTEREST - Closes Friday 14th May 2PM
- Located just two minutes from schools, shops, post office, pharmacy, childcare and additional amenities at Maiden Gully; five minutes from Eaglehawk and eight minutes to Bendigo - Spacious 4.65 acre (approx.) allotment with the potential to subdivide or develop (STCA) - Character retro features including high ceilings, generously proportioned rooms, picture windows (dual aspect in living), internal glass sliding doors in main living, and original kitchen - Additional living/bedroom and bathroom in separate bungalow - Undercover parking for four vehicles including extra-high carport for caravan or horse float
Located in a quiet and established street, just minutes from Marist College, is this 1960s brick home positioned on just over 4.5 acres of level land. Set back from the road, amongst established trees, this property offers a variety of opportunities for buyers. With plenty of space, the acreage is perfect for a horse lover or hobby farmer seeking land less than 10 minutes from Bendigo and five minutes from Eaglehawk. Alternatively, the ever-growing suburb of Maiden Gully with its many amenities only two minutes away ensures that a developer looking to subdivide (STCA) would also see the many benefits of this property.
A long driveway extends to excellent undercover parking, and an original stone patio leads up to the front door. The main entry opens on one side to a large living space with oversized dual aspect picture windows. This room leads through to a kitchen and dining room, the original kitchen fittings offering a retro feel. The three bedrooms, all with built-in robes, are located off a hallway at the other end of the home, along with a family bathroom, separate toilet and laundry. Outdoors, a sunny terrace overlooks the back garden, and a separate bungalow with bathroom can serve as self-contained accommodation, additional living area or a great workshop space.
Additional features: - Stone fireplace with gas heater insert in main living - Ceiling fan in kitchen - Stove in kitchen with separate grill and four-burner gas cooktop - Triple carport including extra-height bay and single garage - Water tank (currently not in use) - Concrete terrace at rear overlooking back garden - Established trees at front, rear and side of house -Double gates at side of house allowing secure vehicle access to rear of allotment
Key selling points: - Two dwellings on the 1 title - Both dwellings are separately metered for utilities (for ease of letting separately) - Huge 1900m2 approx allotment with plenty of space for further development (STCA) - Easily transformed back into one single home for those wanting a substantial property in a sought after location - 3 Car lock up garage can be used as storage - Directly opposite LaTrobe University
Dwelling 1: 4 Bedrooms & 2 Bathrooms Currently vacant, available for inspection
Dwelling 2: 3 Bedrooms & 2 Bathrooms Currently tenanted, inspection via appointment and request only
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On a generous allotment in highly sought after and centrally located Kennington, this unique property is the perfect investment opportunity. Just minutes from Kennington Village, reservoir and fantastic schools this home provides flexible living options for a growing family or investment portfolio.
Set along popular Edwards Road, directly opposite the entry to Latrobe University this almost 2000 square metre allotment is currently divided into two separate dwellings to maximise a rental return potential of approximately $900 per week. The two dwellings are separate metered for ease of letting separately.
The large allotment provides plenty of off street car parking for multiple vehicles, garage storage options or a home workshop. Surrounded by low maintenance landscaping, including stone edging, stoned driveways and retaining walls, the property is set up for low maintenance living and a 'set and forget' investment.
Upon entry to the first private dwelling, there are two large bedrooms off a separate landing. Both of these have walk in robes and one room is completed with full modern renovated ensuite bathroom, in addition there is also a large family bathroom and separate toilet that has been freshly renovated. Two additional bedrooms are off the central hallway, all rooms have large windows providing loads of natural light and fresh carpets. The hallway leads to the open plan living area and kitchen, which is equipped with plenty of storage and large glass sliding doors leading to a fenced outdoor area. Three large skylights in this room are a feature that floods the area with warmth and natural light all day.
Up a wide private driveway is car parking spaces and entry into the current second dwelling. The entrance leads through into the open plan kitchen and living area, again with plenty of built in storage options and well-appointed kitchen. Down a central hallway you will find two large bedrooms both with walk in robes, built in storage and a large renovated family bathroom. The master suite is to the right of the dwelling, also with full walk in robe and ensuite bathroom.
To the rear of the allotment is a generous parcel of cleared land which could provide someone further development opportunity, or space for your family to create dream backyard. Two large gates open up for rear access to the property, for storage of trailers and caravans.
This extensive property is truly unique, for those wanting the ideal investment, families wanting a great home full of potential or indeed anyone who recognises potential. Set up as the perfect investment, or move in ready and restore to the ideal family home, the opportunities are endless. Opportunities like this are rare and inspection is certainly a must.
Additional features: Built in storage options Further development opportunity on rear allotment Ducted gas heating throughout Colorbond fenced surrounding each dwelling and property edging Fully renovated bathrooms New vinyl flooring and carpets throughout
Beautifully presented home - Substantial Shedding - Industrial Subdivision Opportunity
Expression of Interest Closing - Friday 16th of April at 2pm
This property is located within the bustling Bendigo suburb of Kangaroo Flat. Bordering residential and industrial developments this substantial land holding presents a number opportunities for the astute owner and/or investor.
The fresh and well presented 3 bedroom home, includes multiple living areas and substantial domestic shedding. The main bedroom includes WIR and ensuite with direct access to the outdoor living space, an additional 2 bedrooms and study access a second bathroom and separate toilet. The 2 large living spaces are separated by a well appointed kitchen. The 2 car garage provides rear access to a good sized and very well presented yard as well as a large style shedding of 147m2 (approx) which can house up to 6 vehicles.
The property also offers significant commercial opportunities. Large and well presented commercial shedding, with separate access is ready to occupy or lease, while a significant vacant industrial allotment provides a number of options for further development.
Key Features: • 9,411 m2* of Industrial 1 and Industrial 3 Zoned land • 190m* of road frontage • Substantial vacant industrial land with excellent development potential • Well presented home with substantial domestic shedding • Good quality commercial shedding with excellent access • Excellent proximity to Calder Freeway, 3 sets of traffic lights from Melbourne’s major road network • Subdivision opportunity (subject to council approval) • No easements
This apartment enjoys a rare sense of privacy and seclusion, with generosity of space being a stand-out feature. The rooms feel spacious and light with sophisticated interiors and usable living spaces that can be enjoyed every day. 2,400mm high low e coated double glazed sliding doors provide an abundance of natural light, and link with generous balcony where you can entertain, relax and simply marvel at amazing views taking in iconic landmarks such as the Sacred Heart Cathedral and Ulumbarra Theatre
This apartment has allocated undercover parking in a large high span entry garage, with the added bonus of lockup storage space. 111 Mitchell also offers residents direct elevator access from an opulent grand foyer.
Continuing the crisp, contemporary theme, this apartment provides a versatile layout that would suit both families and couples.
Boasting two large bedrooms, the Master with a WIR, ensuite and private deck, this apartment provides a retreat like environment away from the main living area. An outdoor timber deck facing onto Mollison St adjoins the open-plan kitchen/dining/living room, allowing accessibility and an increased sense of space
This is an extraordinary opportunity in exclusive Spring Gully. The ideal family block to build your dream home, or room to subdivide in this popular suburb. The allotment is located close to recent developments, providing opportunity to see the potential. Plans are approved for a 3 lot subdivision, so all the hard work has been done for you. Walking distance to the Spring Gully General Store, Spring Gully Primary school and just down the road from state forest bushland, this is a highly desirable location full of possibilities.
Key selling points: Zoned residential, all services available Gentle slope from front to rear of the block Ample cleared space for building and established trees Approved plans for a 3 lot subdivision