$1,400,000 - $1,500,00

Coolangatta 1889

Elegant and stately, this Victorian Queen Anne style residence is considered to be one of Katoomba's' most iconic homes, recognised as a National Trust House of significance.

Behind the elaborate double-brick fa├žade, a grand arched reception hall featuring exquisite ruby-stained glass door, soaring ceilings, and timber floors create an unforgettable first impression. Two interconnected formal lounge rooms featuring statuary marble open fires, Flemish-brass chandeliers, and silk brocade curtains, encapsulates the homes quality.

Impressive proportions remain through to the main bedroom overlooking the garden complete with a luxurious ensuite including freestanding oversized metal bath with Perrin and Rowe floor leg chrome taps, walk-through to the dressing room custom built by master craftsman and exquisitely finished with the age-old traditional Flemish woodgraining technique. A sizeable private office-library accessed through the dressing area features a stunning ornamental fireplace and charming library ladder.

The kitchen, entirely handcrafted from timber, centres around the traditional gas-fired AGA oven the backsplash tiles depicting a hand-painted bespoke scene by well-known Sydney tile artist, Kathie Najar. The home offers in total four good sized bedrooms, three living areas and two bathrooms. The house opens generously into the outdoor space, a landscaped classic Blue Mountains garden with English conifers and boxed hedges hugging the winding sandstone walls. Two meticulously renovated studios sit poised over the lush greenery.

Summary of features:

Idyllic for quality living allowing for flexible floorplan. Seamless conversion from the bedroom to living or vice-versa.
Only a short walk to train, local bush walks and both the coveted Leura and Katoomba Villages with boutique shops, galleries and restaurants.
Back to base alarm.
Entire house hydronic heating.
Hand-painted wood graining features in the lounge, library, and dressing room.
Sourced quality and original light fittings.
1535sqm Allotment with dual street access via Waratah and Lurline.

Please call Brenden on 0413 630 226 for more information or to book a private inspection.

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