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Mount Barker, 9 Ilkley Court

Character Classic - Amblemead Homestead

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Listing Number: SMB22998
About this listing
Situated on a 1482sqm block with elevated prime positioning to capture the surrounding hills outlook and views across the boutique residential community and park reserve of 'Amblemead', this solid homestead creates a lasting first impression with an exposed aggregate driveway, landscaped gardens with rock retaining wall and bullnose verandah.

Lovingly known as 'Amblemead', this superb example of a classic federation homestead is both grand in appearance and proportion. Overflowing with character and combining classic period features with modern comforts, the home is beautifully appointed with high ceilings, solid timber and leadlight doors, ornate decorative cornices, ceiling roses, tall skirtings and sash windows throughout.

The floorplan is timeless with a grand central hallway adorned with a federation style arch leads through to an impressive billiard room finished with solid timber accents, built in cupboards and shelving plus it also has its own external access. (The billiard room also has prospect to be transformed into 2 additional bedrooms if desired). A magnificent front facing lounge room features a superb open fireplace and is complemented by parquetry flooring and ornate ceiling rose and lighting.

The open plan kitchen and dining area is modern and generous in size with sparkling downlights, tiled flooring and built in cupboards to the dining area. The kitchen is well equipped with timber cabinetry including a pantry, stone benchtops and splashbacks, Miele stainless steel appliances including a range hood and dishwasher.

A lavish and substantial master bedroom boasts a walk-in robe complete with quality cupboards and a classic black and white themed ensuite. Bedroom 2 features built-in robes and is serviced by a bright, modern family bathroom with separate shower and bath.

Outside features a detached studio with two separate rooms providing a versatile space as extra bedrooms, home office, artist studio or anything your heart desires. Both rooms feature their own French doors with security shutters and open out to the undercover bullnose verandah with extensive paving area.

The outdoor surrounds include an attractive leafy tree setting plus beautiful newly established shrubs and plants of Manchurian Pear, Magnolia, Autumn Blazes plus a Wisteria garden arbor and a lush lawn area with a convenient automatic watering system and good fencing for added privacy.

This beautiful Adelaide Hills home is in a great location of Mount Barker and has a lot to offer with charming characteristics, quality inclusions and comforts of modern day living with ducted reverse cycle air conditioning and security system. Amblemead is a much loved home with superb attention to every detail.
Property Information
  • Land Size: 1482 sqm
  • Property Type: House
  • House style: Federation
  • Garaging / carparking: Off street
  • Construction: Brick
  • Flooring: Tiles, Parquetry and Carpet
  • Heating / Cooling: Reverse cycle a/c, Ducted
  • Electrical: TV aerial
  • Property Features: Security system
  • Kitchen: Open plan, Dishwasher, Separate cooktop, Separate oven, Rangehood, Double sink, Breakfast bar, Gas bottled and Pantry
  • Living area: Separate living
  • Main bedroom: Walk-in-robe
  • Bedroom 2: Built-in / wardrobe
  • Additional rooms: Pool/billiard room
  • Main bathroom: Bath, Separate shower
  • Laundry: Separate
  • Outdoor living: Verandah
  • Fencing: Partial
  • Grounds: Landscaped / designer
  • Water supply: Mains
  • Sewerage: Common effluent
  • Locality: Close to shops, Close to schools

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Harcourts Adelaide Hills RLA158908

58 Gawler Street
Mount Barker
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