A rare opportunity to acquire a beautiful detached double fronted Victorian villa style residence dating from the 1860s. Designed by Edmund Figgis and described by architect Jeremy Williams as “the most elegant Greek Revival residential development in the southern suburbs”.
This truly delightful property can be admired for its wonderful symmetrical design, spacious classical proportions, fine period features, and harmonious contemporary feel. The attention to detail throughout is of a standard rarely seen.
Lovingly cared for by its present owners and sympathetically restored and developed over 29 years, No.1 is flooded with natural light. Functionality and elegance are perfectly combined throughout.
There are 4 double bedrooms, shuttered sash windows in every room, and a magnificent Victorian style conservatory by renowned English manufacturers Amdega.
The charming garden to the rear is a haven of peace and tranquillity, beautifully landscaped and abundantly planted around a spacious lawn, offering privacy and seclusion. There is generous off-street parking to the front and side access.
1 Winton Avenue
Granite steps lead to an imposing main entrance though the original classical portico built in the Greek Ionic style. One is greeted by an unusually wide hall running the full depth of the house, complete with egg and dart ceiling cornice in the Greek classical style, centre rose, dado rail and picture rail topped with original anaglypta.
To the left of the hall is the green drawing room with feature marble mantelpiece and fire hearth, egg and dart ceiling cornice and centre rose, arched wall alcove to match the arch of t ...