1/9 Kemps Street, Ringwood East, VIC 3135
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Rustic-infused charm and bursting with potential.
Offers Closing Tuesday 11th May at 10am Set within a popular, well-established neighbourhood and offering convenient access to shops, schools and public transport, this charming home of yesteryear has been much loved by one family for several decades and now needs a new owner to lay the love here and reap big rewards. Occupying a 353m2 (approx.) block and boasting street-front advantage, this character weatherboard abode shares the block with two modern townhouses and features sizable front and back yards to ensure there's plenty of available outdoor space. Whether you decide to renovate this rustic-infused gem or start again by knocking it down and rebuilding your dream home (subject to council approval), the discerning buyer will see the golden opportunity to capitalise on this superb Ringwood East location. Enriched with history and emanating a sense of untapped potential, the home is in need of some tender loving care but the right buyer will see through the rough edges and fall head over heels. A welcoming front porch invites you into a spacious interior showcasing the key attributes of a bygone era, including; high ceilings, sash windows and decorative cornices. The L-shaped lounge and dining comprises a winning combination of split system heating/cooling and a ceiling fan for all-year-round relief. The kitchen offers a Chef upright gas cooker, ample cupboard and bench space and tiled splashback. Step outdoors onto a covered porch where direct access to the quaint laundry and adjoining toilet tell a story of a different time and could be renovated to retain its original charm whilst delivering modern must-haves. All three bedrooms are positioned off the quiet hallway. The spacious master is fitted with split system air-conditioning and a ceiling fan. The tiled bathroom incorporates a shower over bath and could possibly be renovated/reconfigured to add a second toilet. Additional inclusions list as; water tank with pump and a modern single garage (with remote access) that was added as part of the development of the property. The location of this residence is perfect, situated only a brief walk from Burnt Bridge Shopping Centre, Ringwood East Child Care and Kindergarten, Melba College, tennis courts, Mullum Mullum Creek, as well as being within close reach of Ringwood East Railway Station, Ainslie Parklands Primary School, Tintern and Yarra Valley Grammar, Aquinas College and EastLink freeway. Many will visit and see the romance of renovating this much-loved beauty while others will visualise a modern oasis waiting to be dreamed up. Either way, all will agree that this exciting property has a huge future ahead.