Delightful in every way, this colourful, country-style cottage is spectacularly unique from front to back. It is situated in the friendly heart of Bungendore, with walking distance of the IGA, shops, cafes, and hotels, Bungendore Primary and just 100m further to the train station.
Built in about 1906, this charming painted timber cottage showcases a unique mix of functional, stylish, modern and recycled materials throughout, all the while paying special tribute to the classic, original charms of yesteryear.
Beautifully presented and well maintained, the home is over a century old with original doors and windows still in place. There are slate tiles in the kitchen and bathroom and there is polished pine floorboards in the living areas. Modern luxuries include Brivis R/C air conditioner, ceiling fans and a Coonara wood heater achieving effortless comfort year-round.
There is an open dining area adjoining the modern-country style kitchen which is equipped with 900mm stainless steel freestanding oven and gas cook-top, rangehood, dishwasher, plenty of bench and storage space. This home is compact but well laid out, it has oodles of charm and a colourful bright ambience. Retreat outdoors to the vintage-inspired semi-enclosed alfresco veranda, complete with original and working Canberra Stove - the perfect centrepiece of this worthy outdoor escape and the perfect spot to gather on those chilly winter nights. This area is fitted with rolldown café blinds to keep the weather out, it faces east so it get the morning sun making it a lovely area to enjoy your breakfast.
The bathroom has a antique claw-foot bath, separate shower, toilet and timber vanity with modern bowl sink - it would be easy to imagine a long soak in the deep tub on a cold winters day.
A double carport provides undercover off-street parking behind shady, established trees and easy-care landscaped gardens, extensive driveway right around, along with an original freestanding outhouse or potential studio/retreat, wood shed, water tank, the handyman will fall head-over-heels for the huge 16m x 8m industrial-sized Colorbond man-cave, which will easily fit all the cars, boats, caravan, bikes and trailers. This shed has insulation, some plumbing and partitioning up - it is big enough to divide up into rooms and storage areas and tall enough to accommodate a car hoist.
The friendly, tight-knit community here in Bungendore will ensure there is always a friendly face giving a warm welcome. This is a quiet street in a great location, the house is charming and the shed could be just what you are looking for. This is a 'must inspect' for the lifestyle seeker wishing to enjoy the warm social fabric of beautiful Bungendore. For more information or to arrange an inspection please contact Ellie Merriman on 0402 117 877 or Doug Merriman on 0419 999 001 or our office on 62380700.
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