Elwood’s Finest Home On 1,335sqm approx.
The pinnacle of Victorian opulence showcases a meticulous transformation all single level with a north facing rear garden. This remarkable c1891 period estate spanning 1,335sqm approx. was built by the then-Mayor of St Kilda. Steeped in rich history, TREFUSIS - adorning the title of the infamous Violet Trefusis, is enviably positioned in Elwood’s finest pockets.
Privately positioned behind established gardens, this refined home offers breathtaking attention to detail, exemplary quality of finishes and a visionary design. Zoned family enjoyment delivers large-scale alfresco entertaining with wood burning fireplace and a fully self contained studio presenting contemporary interiors and double glazed steel windows.
Grandiose proportions and an imposing entrance introduce engineered oak floors and capacious indoor/outdoor living and dining relishing soaring 4m ceilings, gas fireplace and a specialty entertainers kitchen comprising a marble island bench, integrated sub zero fridges and freezers, Miele appliances, in built bar and spacious butlers pantry with secondary dishwasher and wine fridge. Exceptional family entertaining delivers an outdoor marble kitchen with barbeque, wok burner and fridge plus a self cleaning/levelling salt chlorinated swimming pool.
An expert floorplan features a statement formal sitting/music room comprising bay windows and de Gournay hand painted wall paper, luxurious home office and four lavish ensuite bedrooms, three with ornate fireplaces plus a sub-terranean cellar.
Further attributes include under floor heating in central bathrooms and studio, water tank and bore/desalination unit, 23KVA solar system with Tesla Powerwall battery, sauna, video intercom, gas central heating, reverse cycle cooling, marble powder room, tranquil central courtyard and three car garage with automatic gates plus rear laneway access to Mozart Street plus a further OSP for 3 or more cars.
Superbly poised moments from St Kilda Beach, Balaclava station, Botanical Gardens and esteemed schools.
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