Property Of The Week: 42 Avenue Athol, Canterbury, VIC

Contemporary living on Melbourne’s golden mile.

By Terry Christodoulou 02/07/2021

Ideally positioned in Canterbury’s finest avenues comes this contemporary family residence designed by esteemed architect Rob Mills.

The two-storey, 5-bedroom, 3-bathroom, 2-car garage residence lands on a uniquely shaped 1620sqm plot, complete with a tennis court and swimming pool.

Inside sees a number of light-filled living zones with grand proportions. The open planned kitchen, family and entertaining space all face north and are seamlessly connected to the manicured gardens via floor-to-ceiling glass doors.

It’s here, the kitchen offers a more industrial feel with a stainless-steel splashback, Italian appliances and a marble benchtop with island seating. A butler’s pantry is also here and. cleverly connects to the laundry.

Immediate upon entering the home is a living room with home office capabilities and is replete with a gas fireplace and a verdant outlook.

Upstairs, via the magnificent spiral staircase, the home sees five spacious bedrooms, with the main inclusive of a walk-in dressing room and ensuite – the latter complete with marble tiling. The additional bedroom all offer built-in wardrobes.

Outside the home is beautifully appointed with a 16-metre swimming pool flanking one side of the house, while Paul Bangay landscaped gardens fill the rest of the area. Deeply set on the property is a full-size tennis court replete with floodlighting for a late-night hit out.

Moreover, the home is located on Melbourne’s golden mile – a blue-ribbon row of real estate. Here, Canterbury shines with its leafy green boulevards, opulent residences, proximity to quality schools as well as various parks, Camberwell shopping precinct and more.

The listing is with Michael Armstrong (+61 407 063 263) of Kay&Burton Real Estate. Price guide $8-$8.8 million.


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