Abercromby’s Real Estate Pty Ltd Sells Timeless English Style Residence for $8.6 Million
Posted by Peta King — January 30, 2017
TOORAK, VIC AUSTRALIA - Abercromby’s Real Estate Pty Ltd has closed the sale of a timeless English style family residence enhanced by an elegant architectural renovation by leading heritage architects Lovell Chen. The property was sold for $8.6 million by Tim Derham and Kate Cusack.
Situated in outstanding landscaped garden environs of approx. 1,684 sqm, with pool, north/south tennis court and large entertainment areas or buy just the beautifully renovated and presented home on approx. 1,147 sqm. Enjoying a prestigious locale within walking distance to Toorak and Hawksburn Villages, transport, and leading schools, this light-filled, five bedroom home offers enviable accommodation. Hidden behind a discreet street frontage, the home has a beautifully proportioned entrance and a North facing courtyard originally designed by Edna Walling. This leads to the heart of the property, a magnificent and substantial garden, providing a large family entertainment area. Downstairs the home comprises a study bathed in natural light with open fire place, impressive staircase, TV room, powder room, laundry, and open plan living and dining with centralised chef's kitchen all overlooking and opening onto the garden. Upstairs there are five large bedrooms, three with ensuite, second study, beautifully appointed fourth family bathroom, and a wonderful use of space and light. Additional features include: Hydronic heating, pool changing rooms, tool shed, cellar room, security system, and double carport.
For more information on this property or other luxury listings in the area, please visit www.abercrombys.com.au.
About Abercromby’s Real Estate
Launched in January 2005, Abercromby's Real Estate has since established itself as the leading agency of choice for those in the hunt to buy, sell or rent a luxury home or hideaway. Based in Armadale, this unique real estate agency specializes in the high-end 'luxury and lifestyle' property market - inner city homes or apartments, rural retreats or beachside getaways.
Directors, Andrew Harlock, Jock Langley, Tim Derham and Rob Vickers-Willis all have extensive property experience and are dedicated to ensure that Abercromby’s have a deliberate shift away from the ‘large office’ mentality. Every client is seen as an individual and their needs are discussed to ensure the outcome desired is achieved.