Sold on 29 Mar 2019
“Kingston” - Large Corner Allotment on 2 Titles
This C1912 Return Verandah Villa on approximately 1054sqm has the charm and elegance of a bygone era. Held by the same owners since 1966, Kingston is now offered for sale for the next family to appreciate. The Villa is situated on 2 separate Titles on a corner allotment of Marlborough Street and Rugby Street with a large rear yard.
When you enter the double front doors, be delighted as you walk along the wide central hallway offering impressive 12’ ceilings, original high timber skirtings, large decorative coves and an ornate archway; grand features that run throughout this magnificent home.
The residence offers 4 bedrooms; 3 with open fireplaces, original tiling and mantles, and 2 of the bedrooms have built in wardrobes. The light filled lounge is the hub of the home and has outdoor access to the return verandah. There is a separate dining hall, sparkling modern kitchen with stainless steel appliances and overlooks the rear and side gardens. If you’re looking for a quiet place to retreat or study, you’ll find a perfect room at the rear of the residence.
Other features of this property include; original polished floorboards throughout, ceiling roses, massive bathroom space, 2 toilets, garage with panel lift door, separate workshop, off street parking, undercover pergola area, fully fenced yard, an abundance of quality mature trees and flowering shrubs, veggie gardens and fruit trees. Situated close to some of the most prestigious schools in South Australia, and just a short stroll to the cosmopolitan shopping precinct, cafes and restaurants on Unley and King William Roads, this could be the one you’ve been waiting for.