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.
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 Ducted heating Ceiling roses Timber floorboards Skylights 3 x 22,500L water tanks Dam
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.
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- Expected sale range can be viewed in the statement of information.
This beautifully presented, contemporary home is hidden away with dual access from a private bushland street, and via a long, concealed driveway from Alexander Close, Hidden Rises Estate. Sitting on just under two acres and surrounded by native trees, this stunning retreat offers space and tranquility yet is only five minutes to the many amenities of both Strathdale and Strathfieldsaye with schools and shops within easy reach.
The Glenn Loddon build has a variety of custom features, such as great storage, messmate recycled timber flooring, high ceilings and more. The front door opens in to a formal entry and to one side is a spacious lounge with gas log fire and recycled brick feature wall. This room also serves as a home theatre with projector, surround sound and retractable screen. Off the entry hall is a large open plan kitchen, living and dining space. The timeless kitchen offers ample white cabinetry, black granite benchtops, coffee station and quality appliances. Off this space is a rumpus room, and then a fourth living space with dual glass sliding doors that lead out to a fantastic alfresco area that overlooks the garden.
The master bedroom is positioned at one end of the house, near the living areas, and this sizeable room features a large bay window, walk-through closet behind the bed, and an ensuite with double vanity, walk-in shower and separate toilet. At the other end of the property are four further bedrooms, all with built-in robes and three with ceiling fans. This section of the house also includes a huge laundry with great storage; a family bathroom; walk-in storage closet (separate to the linen press) and powder room with separate toilet.
Surrounding the house is a neat landscaped garden featuring garden beds with established planting and faux lawn. The driveway leads at both ends to 2 fantastic sheds that offer power, lights, concrete flooring, solid fuel heating; spa bath, shelving and five bays for vehicles. Beyond the main house yard is native bushland that extends beyond the allotment over to the Greater Bendigo National Park. A seasonal creek runs through part of the acreage and the many eucalypts offer privacy and an added feeling of peace and quiet.
Additional features include: Ducted evaporative cooling and ducted gas heating Gas log fire and solid fuel heating Ceiling fans throughout Modern kitchen appliances including dishwasher, 900mm oven and five-burner gas cooktop Large shed with auto doors (slider to two bays, open bay and roller door to two bays; concrete; power; lights; heating; spa; shelving) Water tanks with pump (3 x 22,000l to garden and 1 x 10,000l to house – property is self-sustaining on water however town water is connected) Solar panels (x 22, 66c buyback until 2024) Sensor flood lighting Sprinkler system
This beautifully presented property is absolutely perfect for a rural downsizer or family seeking space and country living within easy access of all amenities. Alternatively, a buyer looking for a fabulous tree-change will enjoy everything this fantastic property has to offer.
Sitting in an elevated position in a quiet street, this unique Victorian home is ideally located. Walking distance to the train station and CBD, the property is positioned on a substantial allotment that offers rear access from the next street. With a history that has been maintained and celebrated throughout, the property also offers modern conveniences and a spacious interior that would easily suit a variety of living arrangements.
Set back from the street, the front of the house dates back to 1896 and the period detail starts with the return verandah and wrought iron detail and continues indoors. A central hallway leads to the first of five bedrooms, offering an open fireplace and timber mantle. Across the hall is a reception room – also with an open fireplace – that could serve as a lounge or library. Further down the hall is the spacious master suite, a lovely light room with bay window, large modern ensuite and walk-in robe. In the heart of the home is a large open plan kitchen, living and dining space. The contemporary kitchen provides a classic feel with granite waterfall benchtops, copper exhaust and ample storage. The lounge, with solid fuel heating and brick walls, is a cosy nook, and the dining area opens to a fantastic outdoor deck and living area.
At the rear of the house, remnants of the original miner’s cottage have been lovingly retained, and beyond this is a modern extension. This end of the home includes a large laundry, two family bathrooms and a separate toilet. The split level extension offers two bedrooms upstairs with a connecting walk-through robe (one of these rooms is sizeable enough to serve as an additional lounge or studio with its own external access) and the lower level features a lounge or office space, bedroom with built-in robes and a spacious room that is currently set up as a sewing room but could be used as a workshop, studio or rumpus room. All rooms from the extension open out to the rear yard, with the upstairs rooms enjoying a decked balcony and stunning views across the city.
The established garden is well-maintained with a variety of plantings. With many pockets to sit and enjoy the outdoors, such as a large peppercorn tree, a private paved terrace and the large deck off the dining space, there are ample places to entertain. At the back of the block is a double garage with roller doors and a separate workshop, allowing easy access from the rear street.
Additional features include: Hydronic heating Ceiling fans Stunning heritage detail including various open fireplaces and mantles, timber parquetry flooring, high ceilings, sash windows, original stained glass and elaborate ceiling roses Modern kitchen appliances including dishwasher, five-burner gas cooktop and Belling three-door stove 5Kw solar panels Vehicle access and parking at rear Single gate access at rear allows options for entry to the back rooms
This beautifully presented and inimitable home is positioned in a tightly-held, quality area just moments from the city centre. With a flexible floorplan, this property would be ideal for a buyer wanting to work from home or create a set up that offered Airbnb or guest rental potential. Alternatively, an older family seeking privacy and space for all family members, whilst also being walking distance from town, would love this spacious and charming heritage home.
‘LOMANDRA LANE’ – RENOVATED ENTERTAINER ON ACREAGE
- 12.5 acres (approx.) zoned LDR2 in Junortoun, less than 15 minutes from the CBD and eight minutes to both Strathfieldsaye and Axedale - Fully renovated and spacious architecturally-designed 1980s home - Outstanding living areas with cedar lined cathedral ceilings and exposed timber beams – the larger lounge offering a Tasmanian Oak wet bar and spacious bathroom - providing flexible living options - Multiple zones outdoors for living, entertaining and housing animals
‘Lomandra Lane’, named after the wild Lomandras growing along Splitters Creek at the front of the property, is an extensively renovated regional retreat offering privacy, space and quality country living all less than 15 minutes from the city centre. Absolutely ideal for a buyer seeking the regional dream, the property offers plenty of scope for a hobby farmer, horse enthusiast or family looking for the ultimate lifestyle property within close proximity of amenities. The architecturally-designed 1980s build has been given a complete overhaul with new flooring, paint, plaster, bathrooms, and more – ensuring it is ready to be enjoyed in style.
The home features four good-sized bedrooms – the master with walk-in robe and new ensuite; and the remaining three bedrooms all with built-in robes. A separate home office at the rear of the double garage could also serve as a teen retreat or gym. Two spacious and light-filled living areas make this property perfect for entertaining. A split-level formal lounge off the main entry includes a bar and bathroom, and a lounge and dining room off the kitchen is perfect for easy family living. Both living areas open via glass sliding doors to a large alfresco space and neat house yard. Secure fencing and gates open from this area out to paddocks, veggie garden, dog yard and chook pen.
Additional features: - Reverse cycle refrigerated ducted cooling and heating - Split system heating and cooling in lounge - Solid fuel heating in both living areas - Ceiling fans in all bedrooms - Timeless kitchen with large walk-in pantry and appliances including wall oven with separate grill, dishwasher and four-burner electric cooktop - Secure access from double garage to house - Double garage includes home office with carpet flooring - Picturesque Splitters Creek runs through the front of the property - Multiple outdoor living areas including large patio, alfresco area, fire pit and sunny terrace - 2 x dams - Quality fencing (mostly ringlock) on 5 x fenced paddocks (including creek paddock) - Established natives including mature red gums - Landscaped native garden with irrigation system - Raised vegetable garden beds - 3-bay open fronted shed - Small storage shed - Chook yards - Dog yards - Water tanks (2 x 7000 gallon) - Biocycle wastewater treatment system - Town water and additional power connected at boundary - Fixed wireless NBN - Short walk/ride to O’Keefe Rail Trail and Greater Bendigo National Park - Desirable school zoning for both primary and secondary schooling - Subdivision potential (STCA)
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
Key selling points: Located walking distance to bus stops, Strathdale Park and the All Seasons; just over five minutes’ drive to the city centre and within easy access to schools and shops Stunning landscaped garden including lush established trees and lawn, inground fully fenced swimming pool and formal landscaped garden at rear Double carport and double shed with power, lights and bitumen flooring Versatile floor plan including three large living areas and separate studio at rear Recently refurbished with new carpets and modern kitchen and bathrooms
Executive summary: This recently refurbished home offers space, style and fantastic family living. The flexible floor plan ensures the property suits all ages and stages, making it the perfect home for a family seeking plenty of room and privacy, along with easy access to all Bendigo has on offer. With a bus stop just down the road, the property is walking distance to sporting reserve, cafes, schools and Kennington Reservoir. Hidden away behind a high fence with an automated gate, this property offers a private oasis that you’ll never want to leave.
Established trees line the driveway and fence line and lush green lawn surround the inground pool at the front of the property. A wide deck overlooking this space allows for a great entertaining zone. The formal entry leads to a large lounge and an open plan kitchen and dining area. Sliding doors off the lounge open into an additional living space that could serve as an extra bedroom or home office. Off the kitchen and dining space is a spacious formal lounge, and this opens to a hallway leading to the bedrooms and a large laundry with separate powder room. Three of the bedrooms feature built-in robes and one room has a full powder room neatly tucked away. The master offers a walk-in robe and modern ensuite. The family bathroom is also new, with a corner spa. At the rear of the home, a formal garden features a gazebo and deck, and a separate studio is insulated with lights, heating and cooling, ensuring it could be used as an extra bedroom, living, gym or workspace.
Additional features: Ducted evaporative cooling and heating Gas log fire in formal lounge Split system heating and cooling in outside studio Modern kitchen appliances including dishwasher and 900mm stove with five-burner gas cooktop Timber flooring in main living areas Salt-chlorinated pool with solar heating & water feature Abundance of fruit trees Ample off-street parking Automated gate at entry Camera and audio system connected to front gate Wide verandah with deck, built-in storage and seating and spa bath Large garden shed Water tank Situated next to Greater Bendigo National Park with loads of walking and bike tracks.
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
This spacious brick home is positioned in a quiet street, surrounded by native bushland and a short stroll to the Bendigo Golf Club. With a bus stop just down the road, the property is also just moments from train station, supermarkets, chemist, school, post office and childcare. Set back from the road, behind a lovely landscaped garden, a circular drive also leads on both sides of the block to the rear yard.
The paved, bullnose verandah creates a warm welcome, and indoors an entry hall leads on one side to a large formal lounge with open fireplace, and a formal dining area. Off the entry and the dining space is an open plan kitchen, living and dining room. The large kitchen features quality appliances, granite benchtops and timber cabinetry, and an open fireplace, bar and built-in shelving in the lounge area create the perfect space to sit and relax. A third living area – at the rear of the home – is a fantastic family space and this rumpus room opens out to an alfresco area and the back garden.
The master bedroom is positioned at the front of the home and walk-through built-in robes lead to an ensuite. Off the central living area is a study with built-in robes, however this room could easily serve as an additional bedroom or guest room. A door from the living area leads to the remaining bedrooms, all with built-in robes. Two are located downstairs, along with the family bathroom, separate toilet and a laundry, and the remaining two bedrooms are generously proportioned and positioned on a second level.
A glass sliding door from the family room opens out to a spacious deck overlooking the rear yard – absolutely ideal for entertaining. Steps lead down to a brick-paved, sunny courtyard and BBQ area. The established garden is simply beautiful and will delight greenthumbs. A second alfresco space is located off the back of the house, along with a shed and yard with large eucalypts. A gate at the rear of this space opens out to a further bush block ensuring the possibilities are endless.
Additional features include: Ducted refrigerative cooling and ducted gas heating Open fireplaces Quality kitchen appliances including dishwasher, four-burner gas cooktop and double oven 3.5kw solar Underground three-phase power Ducted vacuum system Automated watering system Double garage with remote controlled roller doors with concrete flooring, power and lights Double carport
Absolutely ideal for a buyer seeking an established family home that offers space and quality close to all amenities, this property has much to offer. With bushland, sporting facilities, shops and schools all within easy reach, this beautifully presented home provides the perfect family retreat.
-Tightly-held McIvor Hill locale, at the end of a private, quiet court and five minutes to CBD -Recently renovated including new paint, flooring, kitchen, bathrooms and laundry -Two living areas and separate study -Beautiful established landscaped garden including terraced rear yard with water feature, alfresco area and courtyard
This much-loved family home is positioned on a large, elevated allotment at the end of a private court in a tightly-held McIvor Hill locale. Five minutes to the centre of Bendigo and walking distance to bus stops, the property enjoys a premium setting. The brick build sits in the heart of a beautifully landscaped front and rear garden that offers terracing over brick retaining walls, established planting, and a sprinkler system. Absolutely perfect for a family seeking their forever home, the property would also suit a green thumb wanting a fabulous garden and a home with timeless appeal.
The main entry is open on both sides to light-filled living spaces. A formal lounge with fireplace, and dining area to one side, and an open plan living, kitchen and dining space on the other. The newly renovated kitchen is pristine with an elegant white finish and ample storage space including a walk-in pantry. Off the lounge room is a separate study, and a door that leads through to the bedrooms. Two of the bedrooms have built-in robes and the master, at the rear of the house features a new ensuite and sizeable walk-in robe. The master bedroom also enjoys floor-to-ceiling windows and a glass door opening out to the rear garden. This section of the home also features a family bathroom, separate toilet and laundry. A door from both the living space and the laundry open out to a spacious paved alfresco area, and a sunny courtyard at the rear. The terraced yard offers lush established planting, lawn area, a water feature, pond and garden shed.
- Refrigerated air conditioner and wall heater in main living - Ducted gas heating - Modern kitchen appliances including Bosch oven, four-burner gas cooktop and dishwasher - Open fireplace in formal lounge - Good off-street parking and double carport with roller door access - Secure side access from front to rear yard - Garden shed - External awnings - Electric lights and power to garden