352m²

Property Description

Moretta (circa 1904) Historic and Prestige Home Ambience, Dignity and Grace

Circa 1904, this exceptional residence offers an eclectic mix of elegance and charm, whilst retaining antiquated character and providing contemporary elements. Built on a grand scale over two levels with an overall area of 352 sqm, this remarkable family home exhibits a wealth of heritage features. Moretta' is of historical significance for its association with GP Fitzgerald (1843-1917), a prominent businessman and politician.

This gracious and perfectly maintained family home is warm and inviting offering 4 - 5 bedrooms, 3 sizeable bathrooms, an exquisite formal dining, elegant sitting room, a library and a light and bright spacious conservatory overlooking the attractive back garden. An amazing French Provincial kitchen, complete with Carrara marble bench tops, gas cooktop and large walk-in pantry providing a perfect area to cook and entertain. This home sits majestically in a commanding position with views to Mount Wellington/Kunyani, up and down the Derwent River and over Sandy Bay. A lovely private garden surrounded by century old established trees, beautiful rhododendrons, Camellias and Azaleas is a place that offers serenity. Complete with an inground pool/patio area, providing wonderful outdoor living. A huge double remote-controlled garage and plenty of off-street parking add year-round convenience.

Desirably located within easy walking distance of the cafes, restaurants and shops of South Hobart Village, Salamanca and Sandy Bay; South Hobart is ever popular for its sense of community, local parks and amenities. Close to the Hutchins School, Princes Street Primary, Collegiate, Fahan and Utas, everything a family could want is nearby. A captivating property and warm and impressive home, the next custodian of Moretta' will relish in an enviable Davey Street lifestyle steeped in history. An outstanding property of grand proportions and every refinement.

The information contained herein has been supplied to us and we have no reason to doubt its accuracy, however, cannot guarantee it. Accordingly, all interested parties should make their own enquiries to verify this information.
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