Contemporary inner-city home meets 1900's federation charm.
This 1908 residence started life as a worker’s cottage and is located within walking distance to restaurants and waterfront precinct. The property underwent an Architecturally designed renovation and extension in 2013 create a contemporary courtyard retreat. This small block packs a huge punch and is the perfect low maintenance base to complement your lifestyle.
The private front courtyard is complete with bullnose veranda and established fig & almond trees. Quiet bedrooms and cosy central living space benefit from high ceilings and period timber features. A contemporary full bathroom and laundry enjoy garden views and the integrated large built-in wardrobe within the space will impress. The open plan dining and kitchen feature full width cedar bi-fold doors integrating indoors and out while benefiting from an abundance of natural light into the open plan.
The North facing extension functions as a thermal heat bank utilising passive solar principle to control sunlight penetration into the living areas to maximise winter sun and provide mid-summer shade to moderate ambient temperature. Thermally broken double-glazed windows, natural gas ducted heating and open fire along quality appliances complete the thoughtful renovation.
The living spaces link to a sun-drenched private back yard that has established deciduous trees and landscaped lawn adjacent to the outdoor dining and barbeque space. A converted shipping container provides workshop and storage options with a clever renovation opening up the side to provide an outdoor room/potting shed facing the garden. The gardens are low maintenance and include an established citrus collection located next to a fenced vegetable garden for those green thumbs out there. A remote gate system ensures secure off-street parking for 3 vehicles.
If you are looking for a distinct home in a desirable location, then this discreet property at 38 Turton Street is your very own private sanctuary and just a short walk from Devonport’s Living City and Waterfront Precinct revitalisation
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Prospective purchasers are advised to carry out their own investigations. All measurements are approximate
- 2 bed
- 1 bath
- Land is 443 m²