26 Linum Street, Blackburn, VIC 3130 | Jellis Craig

26 Linum Street, Blackburn

Historic Elmore residence in the leafy heart of Blackburn

Secluded amidst 1053sqm of tranquil bushland in the heart of Blackburn’s prized Bellbird pocket, with a highly coveted Linum Street position, this c.1920 A.J. Elmore historic Arts and Crafts residence boasts a spacious and sympathetic extension, presenting a generous floorplan that harmoniously integrates impressive indoor and outdoor family living spaces.
The home opens onto an expansive formal living room showcasing elegant hardwood board-and-batten walls and ceilings, an enchanting inglenook fireplace, and muntin French doors leading directly out to the sun drenched front patio.
An oversized separate formal dining / recreation room is complemented by a spacious casual family living area, with a soaring pitched ceiling and full wall of windows bathing the room in abundant natural light. Adjacent, an elevated timber decking and a fully enclosed conservatory are ideally laid out for effortless year-round entertaining.
A deep north facing front lawn is framed by established native gardens, while the back garden features a manicured lawn surrounded by a lush heritage treescape with thoughtful indigenous underplanting, creating a verdant bushland retreat.
A generously proportioned modern kitchen comprises thick granite benchtops, a Miele 900mm oven with 1200mm gas cooktop, a large corner pantry, and a convenient servery window to the formal living room.
Set at the front of the home, a large master bedroom features extensive walk-in wardrobes and a full ensuite, and opens directly out to the front patio. A second bedroom with ensuite is set alongside the master, while the rear of the home includes a mezzanine level with a retreat living space and two additional bedrooms, each equipped with built-in wardrobes and desks, with a shared ensuite and separate powder room. Privately positioned with a direct separate entrance, an airy home office offers exceptional flexibility for those working from home.
A versatile utility room / studio is flooded with natural light and is equipped with ample storage and a full laundry with outdoor access, while the home also features polished timber floorboards, ducted heating, air conditioning, quality drapery and impressive storage throughout. Wide rear lane access leads to a double lock-up garage with workshop, plus a double carport and additional secure trailer parking. Set within easy walking distance of Blackburn Station, Blacks Walk, Laburnum Primary School and local cafes, the home is also just moments from Blackburn Lake Sanctuary, Blackburn High School and Blackburn South shopping.

Land size: 1,053 Square Metres approx.


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