11 Redmond Street Kew
An iconic Studley Park mansion that has long inspired widespread admiration and aspiration; ‘Kiora’ c1889 is a gracious towered Italianate villa commanding spectacular views over Yarra Bend from Mount Macedon to the city skyline. Evoking an era of opulence beyond glorious formal landscaped grounds, the stately façade of this grand Victorian reveals a refined double-storey home where classical grandeur, modern luxury and family functionality converge in a magnificent lifestyle milieu. Perfectly preserved heritage detail from marble fireplaces and hand-painted stained glass to ornate period ceilings combine with a range of contemporary appointments through a beautifully light and elegant interior resonating with an air of sophistication for unrivalled family enjoyment. Features Corinthian columned hall on Versailles oak parquetry, 4 large bedrooms (main with marble ensuite and breakfast balcony), executive study, exquisite dining room with artistic French glass, impressive sitting room and north-oriented family room (HeatnGlo) opening to alfresco terrace, hidden room/study, chef’s granite kitchen (3 AEG ovens, Smeg cooktop, copious storage, butler’s pantry), 3 bathrooms, powder room, ducted heating, air-conditioning, alarm, cocktail balcony, tower panorama, stunning heated pool oasis, secret kitchen garden, cellaring, storage, 50,000l rainwater tank and huge double garage. Enviably located near elite private schools including MLC and Xavier College, Kew Junction, parks and transport.