5 Molesworth Street, Kew, VIC 3101 | Jellis Craig

5 Molesworth Street, Kew

Iconic character, Innovative style

Expressions of Interest closing Friday 19 November at 12:00pm

This property is open for inspection. In accordance to Victorian Government requirements, only fully vaccinated people will be able to attend the open for inspections for this property.

Grace, grandeur and an iconic ornament to an exclusive Studley Park Avenue, “Mynda” is a magnificent Victorian villa designed in 1884 by renowned architect Lloyd Tayler and brought into the 21st century with meticulous care and unique style by its current owners, a prominent Melbourne architect and lauded artist. A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity on some 1682sqm, this rare and remarkable 5 bedroom / 2 bathroom plus powder room, home has been celebrated in number of architectural heritage awards and publications. It flaunts breathtaking original character, innovative contemporary enhancements, and stunning flood-lit tennis court amidst tranquil botanic gardens with some ancient plantings dating back to the home’s inception. A spectacular vestibule, foyer crowned with a soaring timber-paneled clerestory tower reveals the astounding craftsmanship featured throughout the home where splendidly proportioned formal rooms and office/study are still clad in their original wallpapers and intricate papier mache dados. Sensational glass-enclosed living areas, an entertainer’s Gaggenau kitchen and stylish upper ensuite bedroom make a stunning contemporary statement whilst in a separate wing, a 2nd kitchen, studio, and bedroom/library provide flexible options for teen/guest accommodation. An extraordinary offering just minutes to Kew Junction, public transport, and Melbourne’s finest schools.

Land size: 1,682 Square Metres approx.


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