Historic Fitz Roy House, Hill End
Built in the early 1900’s Fitz Roy House is unrivalled in Hill End for its size and grandeur.
The size of this magnificent two story colonial home will amaze you with up to six bedrooms, four bathrooms including ensuite, very large timber kitchen, formal dining room, separate lounge, spacious family room, a media room, built in library, study, many fireplaces, double lock up garage and more.
Other features include pressed metal ceilings, stained glass windows, French doors, polished timber floors and high ceilings are found throughout the home.
There is expansive decking and a very large entertaining area overlooking the in ground pool allowing the house to be perfectly suited to entertaining.
The current owners purchased the house in 2002 and have added the two car garage. The property also has a covered car port on its right hand side which can accommodate two additional cars.
The house has been constantly maintained over the last twelve years whilst preserving all of the remarkable original features it would have had at the turn of the twentieth century.
This home will ideally suit the family looking for a perfect retreat with room to grow in an inner city lifestyle location.
The dining and entertainment precincts of West End are all within easy reach as is Southbank and the CBD with a number of transport options close by. You even have your own coffee shop, Alberto’s Shot, at the end of the street.
Since 1901 the property has changed its owners and appearances several times.
In 1985 the property was restored to its original glory by reopening verandahs and was added to at the rear.
Due to its size and historic past, Fitz Roy House is truly one of those unique properties which rarely come onto the market.
The original parcels of land, part of which is 17 Cordeaux Street, were sold in 1849. Over time and several land subdivisions later has seen the original 27 acres cut down to the current 911m² allotment with 3 lots……. ‘acreage’ in today’s inner city suburbs.
The property was not affected in the 1974 or 2011 floods.
Don’t miss this golden opportunity or you could be waiting a long time for a similar property of these proportions to come along.
Property City : Hill End
Living locally in West End, Tony Andrew is a fully licensed Real Estate agent with over 13 years of experience in the industry.
He believes his market knowledge of the inner southside suburbs play a major role throughout the sales process.
Tony combines this knowledge with his honest advice, regular communication and patience when needed in achieving outstanding results for his clients.
Call Tony on 0412 155 572.