A perfect house for entertaining
on a 3000sq m block, this solid brick house has been in one family for 64 years and is being sold by the estate of the late Patricia and Bing Molyneux.
The Molyneuxs were Melbourne identities famous for their hospitality, especially when Bing was the honorary consul to the Philippines.
The formal rooms and informal areas overlook the garden and pool and are good venues for entertaining on any scale.
The property will go to auction on December 8 through Marshall White. Address: 43 Cascade Street, Balwyn North Price: more than $ 3.7 million. 2GEORGIE
Downey is selling this Victorian mansion opposite the Wrest Point Hotel Casino in one of Hobart’s premium suburbs, Sandy Bay.
Currently run as a bed and breakfast, it could also be a large family home.
The main house has eight bedrooms and bathrooms and is set in a formal garden overlooking Queenborough Oval with views to Mt Wellington.
At the back is a small cottage currently used as the owner’s or manager’s residence plus a large block of land for which there is DA approval from the Hobart City Council for subdivision.
The listing agent is Mary Brownell at Roberts Real Estate. Address: Amberley House, Sandy Bay Road, Sandy Bay Price: $ 1.7 million. 3DOCTOR
Tony Sabato is selling this circa 1887 villa and professional rooms in North Adelaide, close to O’Connell Street and transport.
It has a chiselled sandstone facade and the three- roomed professional suite has a reception area, office built- ins and a sink area and powder room, as well as a consulting room with access to a cellar and storeroom or second office area.
There is internal access from the rooms to an extended character house with a gasheated pool and double carport.
The house also has a separate front entrance with interconnected formal lounge and dining rooms, a kitchen/ family area and the main bedroom at ground level with walk- in wardrobe and ensuite.
Upstairs are two bedrooms and a lounge/ study on the landing, plus a balcony- style lounge with views of the Adelaide Hills.
The property is for sale through Peter Veitch of Toop & Toop. Address: 47 Gover Street, North Adelaide Price: over $ 1.4 million