4 Raymond Street, Preston, VIC, 3072
Far more than meets the eye, this Californian classic benefits from a significant extension providing a family environment of immediate quality and design versatility - all surrounded by impressive gardens in an exclusive Preston West neighbourhood. High ceilings throughout, the home's surprisingly spacious interior comprises four large bedrooms (all with robes), contemporary-style central bathroom and laundry/second WC. Adding to its family appeal is a wide central lounge and adjoining dining area leading through to the open-plan family/meals area and kitchen with stainless steel cooking appliances and dishwasher. Other stand-out features include ducted heating and evaporative cooling, powerful 3.7kW solar system, solid hardwood floors, alarm, full-size laundry and handy attic storage. Double sliding doors reveal a full-width undercover entertaining deck and north-facing backyard garden with extensive brick paving and large storage shed, plus the added advantage of a front off-street parking space. Walking distance to Elizabeth Street buses and choice of tram lines (Nicholson Street and Gilbert Road), Merri Creek trails and parkland, close to popular schools and Coburg Hill Shopping Centre, as well as easy access to Preston Market and Preston Station.