A showpiece of Mid-Century design
Perhaps the most marvellous example of Mid-Century Modern architecture to hit Melbourne’s real estate market, this one-of-a-kind architect-designed retro gem oozes sophisticated Mid-Century style & impeccable custom-designed finishes. Past the streamlined façade & up the side walkway lined with leafy bamboo & vibrant Bird of Paradise hedges introducing you to the home’s remarkable history, a large entrance welcomes you with an immediate snapshot of the curved interior walls, sunken living spaces & striking floor-to-ceiling windows that make this home so incredibly unique. To the left of the entrance, the home’s first bedroom with front-facing window wall & built-in robes with adjacent bathroom & lounge/entertaining space with custom built-in joinery, large windows enveloping the space in natural light & bespoke geometric wooden screens. Set in the centre of the home behind a seamless & smooth rounded wall, the home’s standout formal dining space exemplifying this decade’s freethinking approach to design. Off the formal diner, a large sunken living space leading seamlessly through floor-to-ceiling glass doors onto the marble-clad patio complete with tiled in-ground pool & spacious lawn area providing the best in indoor-outdoor living. Connecting the living & outdoor spaces, a large double galley kitchen & meals area complete with Westinghouse oven, grill & induction cooktop, dishwasher & beautifully finished timber joinery. Enjoying stunning views & private access to the home’s patio, an enviable master suite complete with parquetry timber flooring, deluxe walk-in robes & huge private en suite with separate bath & shower. A final bathroom, laundry, side courtyard & secure garage complete the layout of this unique retro residence with the added amenities of central climate control & internal intercom. With cleverly placed windows throughout for making the most of natural light & varying levels strategically defining living spaces, this Mid-Century-design-lover’s dream home is a true testament to this design-centric era where detail, style & impeccable craftsmanship was paramount. Set in a most prestigious pocket of Caulfield North, this is a rare find indeed!