196 Balcombe Road Mentone
Classic home in the heart of the action
On a prime Mentone corner, where schools, restaurants, shops, station and beach are all just a heartbeat away, this character-filled 2-bedroom period home presents an exceptional opportunity for first home buyers and investors alike.
On its easy-care allotment (approx. 388sqm), with convenient driveway access off Elizabeth Street, the home opens into a wide entrance hall where hardwood floors flow to a formal lounge and dining room. Here, geometric ceiling panels and a striking stepped brick fireplace are fabulous reminders of a glamorous bygone era.
Including a sunny meals area, opening onto a private courtyard, the home also features a functional kitchen with plenty of cupboard & and preparation space along with easy access to the secure carport and rear laundry.
Both bedrooms are double-sized and benefit from built-in storage; they share a radiant central bathroom with WC. This lovely home also features ducted heating and split systems to both bedrooms plus meals area.
Providing comfortable accommodation as is, but with plenty of scope for some simple modern enhancements, this low maintenance property in the heart of vibrant Mentone could also be the ideal new home site for you and your family (STCA).
For all enquiries please contact Andrew Plousi 0411 799 023 Hodges Mentone.
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Mentone is one of the Melbourne’s more affordable bayside suburbs. But is it a good option for investors? Bordered by Black Rock, Parkdale, Cheltenham and Mordialloc, Mentone is a large suburb located in Melbourne’s south-east. In 2012, Mentone had a population of 12,458, according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics. The average monthly mortgage payment in 2011 was $2,171. The majority of the suburb’s homes are occupied by families, rather than lone occupants or house-sharers; in 2011, 64% of Mentone homes …
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