Dreams of Yesteryear.
Central cottage circa 1930 set in the very heart of Victor Harbor. Typical symmetrical 4 roomed solid stone cottage with modern additions, positioned on the last level block before the hill climb begins on Lawson Street &just a few streets from the CBD of Victor Harbor.
Partially renovated to enhance & embrace the original features, with some modernisation & refurbishment to create a more modern abode. Set amongst natures gifts of tall shading trees & free-flowing pathways winding through the rambling back garden & terraced lawns.
Solid freestone construction with full length front verandah. Elevated to capture views of the hills & Bluff in the distance. A new roof replaces the old, & some upgrading with wiring to include modern circuit breaker.
Central wide hall way with 2 rooms opening off to each side. Beautifully refinished solid timber floor boards flow through all 4 rooms. Benefit from the very high ceilings typical of the 1930’s, with feature tall skirting boards, still in place original brick fireplaces (with inbuilt storage fixtures), decorative timber mantles & picture rails & timber windows with some of the original frosted glass panes. Designed in all to be utilized as 3 bedrooms (one front room with Built-in robe storage) & a formal lounge room.
A newer extension has been added to incorporate a spacious casual living space, the kitchen, bathroom & laundry. Slate flooring has been laid through the living area & laundry, with timber flooring to the kitchen. Grey cabinets have been installed to 2 sides of the kitchen, with a wall oven built into the old fireplace & a large 5-burner gas hob.
Bathroom currently incorporates wc, vanity unit & large bath with shower over & glass screening. Echoing an 80’s flavour, it adjoins the large laundry, creating a good space to rework the configurations. Modernise & improve the wet areas to create a modern & practical bathroom, have 2 loos & good laundry facilities with ease. Rear antique leadlight door opens out to the back verandah.
A freestanding verandah structure set amongst the shady trees & lawns is ideal for your outdoor entertaining. Large rainwater tank is hidden amongst the leafy garden. Driveway leads up to a high clearance carport that will fit your caravan or boat & a couple of cars.
Positioned perfectly for you to wander into the town centre, take a stroll along the beachfront, walk to woollies to do your shopping or drop in at one of the hotels or restaurants in the CBD for a bite to eat.
All you need to do (or not) is the finishing touches to complete the restoration to enjoy vacations at the beach or reside permanently in the beautiful coastal township of Victor Harbor – the choice is yours.