You will love this one!!! “Watson’s Cottage” is a stunning C1862 stone cottage that sits on a picturesque corner allotment of approx 1522 sqm. This cottage is one of the oldest remaining buildings in Meadows and it oozes the charm of its era, combined with a tastefully blended modern touch.
The original stone cottage comprises of a main bedroom, a second and third bedroom or study and a formal lounge. The master bedroom and lounge each benefit from an open fire place and all feature German style high timber panel ceilings, traditional solid timber doors, skirtings, timber fireplace mantles, solid Jarrah and Baltic Pine flooring and stunning light fittings.
Step down into the light filled kitchen/dining area and it is from here that you will see the old world charm combined with a modern touch.
The kitchen features stunning black stone/granite bench tops, a breakfast bar overlooking the dining area, shaker style cupboards, dishwasher, stainless steel cook top, overhead extractor and a 900mm built in oven. A fabulous and functional Metters wood burning stove is recessed with a timber mantle above. The kitchen has a solid Jarrah wooden floor and the dining area is tastefully tiled in large format polished concrete look tiles. Feature charcoal coloured walls with white double glazed picture windows are a real highlight of this area along with storage enclosed behind a pair of French doors.
The very impressive and brand new large bathroom has white floor to ceiling tiles to three walls with the fourth wall being a tiled charcoal feature wall. A large walk in shower, beautiful claw foot slipper bath, stone top vanity, heated towel rail and toilet complete this room. The charcoal and white colour theme is carried through to the laundry and second toilet/powder room.
And that’s not all …… the very spacious light filled living room located off the kitchen features a beautiful original exposed stone wall, has solid oak parquetry flooring, a combustion fire place with a contemporary tile surround and timber mantle, RC air con, ceiling fan and bi fold windows with white timber shutters. Double doors open to a lovely decked outdoor area.
What’s outside…..The front established gardens feature winding paved path ways that take you to the verandah that stretches along the front of the cottage. Follow the pathways to the back yard and you will find the perfect spot to enjoy the afternoon sunshine with family and friends. Featuring a paved BBQ area off of the living room, a wood fired pizza oven, free standing gazebo and even a Bocce pitch! Gates lead on to a large lawn.
There is gated access from Flaxman Avenue into the back yard – the ideal spot to park your caravan/boat and approx. 30,000 litres of rain water storage. As well as plenty of off road parking, the property also benefits from two garages, one to the side and one to the front.
An inspection is an absolute MUST!!! Do not miss an opportunity to view the historic “Watson’s Cottage”. Create new and wonderful memories in this beautiful property.
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