The Goldrush days in Bendigo might be a thing of the past, but as agents, we know there is still some valuable real estate gold yet to be discovered! And we think we may have found you a gold nugget here in the form of this extremely appealing and affordable period home; a home that offers a plethora of options for a discerning buyer to unlock the huge potential hidden inside
Located on the edge of the CBD, the property is positioned perfectly in the highly sought after and hotly contested central housing market. Only a short 1km walk from the city and only 150m from Lake Weeroona, why not leave the car at home and walk to work? You can also enjoy the convenience of the city's shops, cafés, restaurants and major events being at your doorstep, as well as the beautiful Lake Weeroona as your "back yard away from home". Enjoy walking the dog, walking yourself, or attending one of the many popular fitness classes that are now a regular staple on location.
Whilst the location is key, the home itself will immediately have your creative juices flowing. In terrific order throughout, and with the character and charm of yesteryear retained, you can live or rent comfortably for now whilst you decide how to best renovate/extend to unleash the homes future potential. Polished floor boards, high decorative ceilings, stained glass windows, and fire places with impressive surrounds are just some of the features to note.
The current floor plan allows for flexibility in its configuration whilst also offering options to expand. There are two large bedrooms at the front connected by a central hallway that leads to the main bathroom on one side, opposite the main living space that boasts an incredible brick feature wall with fire place and glass displays. The hallway opens to the kitchen and dining/living space, beautifully lit by natural light entering through huge windows to the courtyard beyond. Off the kitchen is a multi purpose room that could be utilised as a sitting room, study or another bedroom. A second bathroom, laundry and third/fourth bedroom complete the internal set up at the rear.
Outside there is a good sized yard for an inner city home. Dual street access is a handy option, with secure off street parking available from Wortha Street thanks to a single carport. An existing workshop provides for good storage of tools and bikes, with scope to build a larger garage/shed across the width of the rear of the block. Established lawns and gardens mean its aesthetically pleasing, whilst the sunny courtyard and front veranda are lovely places to entertain or relax
This property is such a brilliant opportunity for those wanting to experience the convenience of an inner city lifestyle. Renovate, extend, or live as is, the choice is yours. I think you get the point.. with so much potential and so many options, this one will not last long!
Close to Transport
Close to Shops
Open Fire Place
Outdoor Entertainment Area