14 Mackay Street, Essendon VIC 3040
Quintessential Character with Family Flexibility
Proudly displaying all the allure of its Victorian origins, this double-fronted period home presents an exceptional family lifestyle opportunity with its versatile design, quality appointments and exclusive heart-of-Essendon location. Beyond the picket-fenced garden and captivating facade, discover a previously-extended interior comprising a wide central hallway accessing three main bedrooms (all large with BIRs) together with a period-inspired bathroom with clawfoot tub and additional powder room (second WC). Further emphasizing its adaptable design is an elegant formal lounge or fourth bedroom and wonderfully spacious open-plan living/dining area accompanied by a granite-bench kitchen complete with ample cupboard space, stainless steel cooking appliances and Bosch dishwasher. Other stand-out features of the home include ducted heating and split-system air conditioning, wood heater (living area), high ornate ceilings, plantation shutters and solid timber floors, as well as a family-sized laundry with plenty of storage options. Step outside to enjoy the undercover decked patio and sunny backyard garden with lush lawn area, handy storage shed and high fences for privacy, plus the added advantage of a secure double carport with remote-control rollerdoor via the excellent rear ROW. Walking distance to both Glenbervie and Essendon train stations and the open spaces of Allison Park, it's also close to Napier Street buses and Mt Alexander Road trams, as well as popular schools (zoned to Strathmore Secondary College) and North Essendon Village cafes and shops.