28 Francis Street, Blackburn, VIC 3130 | Jellis Craig
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28 Francis Street, Blackburn

Unrivalled locale, distinctive family warmth

Evocative 1940’s weatherboard charm and botanically inspired gardens combined with a family-flexible floorplan, underline the immense appeal of this stunning Blackburn home. Covered entry leads inside to a brilliant blend of original beauty and a sophisticated contemporary extension. Conveying immaculate, light splashed proportions matched with quality black butt hardwood floors and a refreshing palette. Highlighting ample space for growing children with 4 generous bedrooms including a 3rd bedroom with alfresco access and a BI desk in the 4th bedroom. Comprising 2 smartly appointed bathrooms, main bathroom with luxe freestanding bath, walk-in, rainfall, frameless shower and floating vanity. The master looks radiant with its enchanting picture rails and floor to ceiling mirror robes.
Formal fireside living with double-sash timber windows, elegant cornice detail, picture rails and a classic pendant feature light delivers a refined space for adults to relax after a meal, along with a separately zoned rumpus and study nook set at the other end of the home.
Home chefs are well catered for with a spacious kitchen meals and breakfast bar. Impressively designed with Caesarstone benchtop, European appliances with a 800mm, s/s oven and 5 jet burner gas cooktop, Asko dishwasher and soft-close cabinetry enhanced by elegant glass splashback. An architecturally alluring family/dining domain forms the heart of the home, flooded in natural light with glass sliders that gracefully integrate with an idyllic merbau, open-air deck, shaded by a majestic established tree. Imagine summers enjoying BBQs, birthday parties and everyday relaxation while the children and pets run off some energy in the grassed garden or at the local natively inspired adventure playground, just minutes down the street.
Proudly nestled in one of Blackburn’s most tightly held pockets for its proximity to all your needs and leisurely desires. Metres to Cootamundra Walk, Koonung Reserve and Morton Park with a short cycle or car trip to Blackburn Lake Sanctuary and a network of cycling/foot trails. Shopping and dining choices are numerous with Springfield Rd cafes and the imminent completion of renovations to the North Blackburn Square shopping/cafe precinct. Close to Box Hill for international cuisine and a short drive to Westfield Doncaster, The Golden Mile shopping strip or Eastland. Well placed for a range of preschools and schools incl Pope Road Blackburn Kindergarten, Blackburn Primary and Blackburn High. Minutes to Our Lady of Sion College, Kingswood College and a plethora of Kew schools. Handy to the freeway/Eastlink connections. Picture your family in this irresistible setting and inspect without delay!
Further features and finishes that enhance the home include; GDH, 2 x split system, heating/cooling, ceiling fans, quality window furnishings throughout, wool carpet, laundry and storage in 2nd bathroom, a powered shed plus utility shed, a tandem carport and paved off street parking area for extra cars, boat or caravan.

Land size: 640 Square Metres approx.


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