Historic elegance in old torquay: 4 Pride Street

January 12, 2024 BY

STEP back in time with this captivating period home in Old Torquay, a quintessential representation of enduring charm and elegance.

Auction Details: Saturday, 3rd February 2024 at 12 pm

STEP back in time with this captivating period home in Old Torquay, a quintessential representation of enduring charm and elegance.

Occupying a generous 1011m2 (approx.) block, this property offers a unique combination of historical allure and immense potential.

Tim Carson, Director of McCartney Real Estate, is thrilled to present this remarkable property.

“Occupying a substantial 1011 square meters, it features a stunning Californian bungalow-style home,” Mr Carson said.

“It’s a residence that’s immediately liveable but also offers immense potential for renovation or even redevelopment into multiple townhouses.”

This residence boasts four bedrooms, each exuding its own unique allure, including a loft bedroom a secluded retreat that offers a private space elevated above the rest. Photo: SUPPLIED

This home comprises four bedrooms, each brimming with character.

Among them, a loft bedroom stands out as a secluded retreat, providing a private oasis above the rest of the house.

The dining area, bathed in natural light, boasts an exquisite mantel and an open fireplace, setting the stage for warm, inviting gatherings.

Adjacent to it is the cosy lounge, featuring large windows that frame the picturesque view of the front deck and gardens.

The separate timber kitchen is a blend of functionality and charm, equipped with gas cooking, a dishwasher, and notably, the original wood oven and stove – elements that hark back to a bygone era of culinary tradition.

The light-filled dining area is adorned with a gorgeous mantel and an open fireplace, creating a warm and inviting ambiance that connects to the cosy lounge boasting large windows and a picturesque view of the front deck, and gardens. Photo: SUPPLIED

The family bathroom, awash with natural light, serves all bedrooms and is complemented by a separate WC and a large laundry with ample storage.

Outside, the residence is surrounded by verdant gardens that enhance its aesthetic appeal.

The rear deck offers a perfect venue for hosting events or simply enjoying the serene beauty of the expansive backyard.

The fabulous rear deck provides an ideal setting for entertaining, where you can host gatherings and enjoy the scenic beauty of the expansive backyard. Photo: SUPPLIED

The property’s features include high ceilings, timber floorboards, decorative wall panelling, ducted gas heating, ceiling fans, evaporative cooling, a large shed, and an additional garden shed.

Located moments away from Bell Street’s bustling cafes, restaurants, and shops, and within walking distance of Cosy Corner, Front Beach, and Torquay Back Beach, the property’s location is as exceptional as its character.

Whether you envision this as your forever home, a holiday retreat, or a development project, this property presents a rare opportunity.

Contact Tim Carson 0434 690 930

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