69 Darley, Randwick, NSW 2031

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Sold for $5,750,000 (Sep 11, 2019)

Magnificent Parkside Mansion With Private Sunny Gardens & Pool

In a blue-chip position directly opposite Centennial Park, this grand two-storey family mansion stands on a level 668sqm (approx.) dual access parcel of land with landscaped child-friendly gardens, level lawn, sunny swimming pool, self-contained studio retreat and large double garage accessed from Huddart Lane on the rear boundary. A forever family home set in the parkside dress circle close to schools, University of NSW, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney Children’s Hospital, Randwick Racecourse, Bondi Junction shopping and South East Light Rail.

Updated for contemporary living while retaining the elegance and hallmarks of Queen Anne Revival architectural style, the c1901 residence has an abundance of space for a growing family with grand formal living & dining rooms, huge family living room, sunroom, study (or 6th bedroom), large eat-in kitchen (w breakfast bar) and casual dining area flowing a verandah and the poolside rear garden. Perfect for entertaining on a grand scale, the interconnecting living spaces featuring soaring ornate ceilings, black Japan floors, marble fireplaces and leadlights.

Upstairs are a sumptuous master bedroom suite (w huge dressing room and two-way luxury bathroom), 4 more bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and a teenager retreat opening to a sundeck with stairs leading down to the garden. Additional features include ducted r/c air-con, gas Jetmaster fireplace, gas heating bayonets and security alarm. With its own entrance, the spacious self-contained studio is ideal for guests or a nanny.

Features

- Grand Queen Anne Revival c 1901 manor residence

- Level 668sqm (approx.) dual access parcel of land

- Sunny pool; secure gardens w lawn ideal for children

- Elegant entrance hall w designer pendant light fittings

- Formal living room w bay window & marble gas fireplace

- Formal dining room w marble Jetmaster open fireplace

- Huge casual family living room w gas heating bayonet

- Sunroom and casual dining area flow to poolside garden

- Study (or 6th bedroom) w original marble open fireplace

- Gourmet kitchen w Carrara marble island breakfast bar

- Stainless steel gas cooktop, 2 wall ovens, Miele dishwasher

- Rear verandah flowing to level garden w lawn and pool

- Huge master bedroom suite w dressing room and ensuite

- 4 more upstairs bedrooms (3 w built-ins, one w fireplace)

- 2 upstairs bathrooms (incl. 2-way ensuite w bath & shower)

- Teenager retreat opens to sundeck w staircase to garden

- Guest powder room; built-in storage and linen cupbo

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