This solid double brick art deco home originally designed by William Merrit in the early 1940's has undergone a complete renovation to create an incredible oasis of contemporary living while still maintaining many of the charming art deco era features.
Walking through the home you gain an immediate appreciation for the level of detail undertaken during the renovation process, the curved glass windows, period fireplace and original art deco glasswork is all there to be enjoyed as well as the creature comforts of modern living with hydronic and underfloor heating, ducted air conditioning, double glazed windows throughout and ultra-soft Alpaca carpet. Upstairs enjoys a dedicated home office, three generous bedrooms, main bedroom with spacious walk through robes and master ensuite, main bathroom also enjoys a free standing bath.
The rear garden and pool area have been carefully designed for resort-style family living and was curated by the experts at Aloha Pools and Creative Outdoor Solutions. The pool is fully automated with remote control, as well as a low maintenance in-floor cleaning system and Solar & Gas heating for all year-round swimming. A plumbed in gas barbeque adds to the easy living of the area.
The dedicated pool room is fully fitted with in-ceiling speakers, Sonos system, TV, heater and bar fridge, providing an ideal setting to relax and entertain by the pool or a spacious retreat to work out.
Further features include double car garaging with swap and clip storage solutions to adjust for any required storage need, a hearty and sustainable front garden filled with beautiful and matured trees for both privacy and scenery to enjoy from the living room, laundry with dedicated drying cupboard, superb marble benchtops throughout, Miele appliances with two ovens and the perfect location in Grange Road with city and sunset views, easy access to the Yarra River Precinct, many of Melbourne's elite private schools, parks and cafes, eateries and restaurants in Toorak Village & Hawksburn Village, and access either way on the M1 freeway.
This is a magnificent and unique art deco home and we invite you along to experience 78 Grange Road for yourself. Please Contact Nathan or Celeste for viewing times or to arrange a private inspection.