Family fun in villa with heated pool
A solar-heated swimming pool will attract families to this property, writes Tom Dougherty.
ASINGLE-STOREY villa at Gilberton is within walking distance of North Adelaide and features an inground swimming pool. Originally built in 1895, the home has three bedrooms, with the master located at the front.
It features an ensuite with a shower and a fireplace.
The other two bedrooms are also in the front part of the property, and one has a built-in robe.
Near the middle of the home is a kitchen and meals room, which has a pantry, a 900mm-wide oven, stainless steel appliances, and timber cupboards.
There is also a separate dining room with a feature stone wall.
At the back of the home is a loungeroom which has a bay window that overlooks a pool.
Extending from the back of the home is a pergola that covers a paved entertaining area.
There is a lawn area in the backyard, and the pool is solar-heated.
Also at the back of the home is a study and a laundry with external access.
There are two sheds in the backyard, as well as a cellar underneath the home.
Located on Park Tce, the home is close to Linear Park, Melbourne St and the city.
Schools in the area include Wilderness and St Peter’s College.