This imposing balconied Italianate Victorian mansion c1865 -Poolman House- set in stunning garden surrounds, with championship size north south tennis court, swimming pool, two street frontages and situated on 2753sm2 of land within a short walk of the Royal Botanic Gardens.
Features large elegant main rooms, with many original features, excellent floorplan, bathed in natural light with separate living quarters, makes this an ideal family compound.
Comprising: Grand entrance foyer with imposing staircase leading to formal living and separate dining room, spacious country-style kitchen; internal courtyard; grand ballroom, study and family room with French doors opening onto terrace, swimming pool and tennis court;
Six bedrooms; Master suite with extensive north facing terrace, separate day room/study, spacious dressing room and luxurious marble ensuite. Five luxury marble bathrooms. Separate wing with a private balcony overlooking the tennis court.
Outside: the impressive Paul Bangay designed grounds include: a full size north south En Tout Cas tennis court - one of only three properties with a tennis court in the Domain; large swimming pool with wave jet: and 6-car garaging.
Walking distance to the very best lifestyle amenities including the Royal Botanic Gardens, the Yarra River, leading schools - Melbourne Grammar, Christchurch Grammar and Melbourne Girls Grammar - the CBD, Tennis Centre and the Melbourne Cricket Ground.