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5 Melrose Street

5 Melrose Street
Lorn, NSW 2320

Sold on 22nd March 2024

A historic treasure: Circa 1910 home with contemporary charm

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The Owner Loves
"Discover a hidden gem in the charming town of Lorn! This exceptional home, tucked away in a quiet location, offers everything you could desire in a home. More than just a place to live, it invites you into a lifestyle filled with charm and comfort, truly encapsulating what makes a Lorn home so special".

The Location
Nestled in the tranquil neighbourhood of Lorn, renowned for its tree-canopied streets, lies an oasis of peace and charm. A leisurely walk away, you'll find Lorn Village, where a selection of cafés and amenities awaits.

Maitland CBD - 4 min (1.8km)
Stockland Green Hills - 11 min (7.4km)
Newcastle CBD - 43 min (36.4km)

The Snapshot
Step inside this stunning 1910 residence and be charmed by its warmth and exquisite presentation. This Lorn cottage has been restored to marry modern style with the unmatched beauty of the home's original essence. Original timber floorboards, soaring 3m ceilings and stunning French doors capture all the charm of yesteryear.

The Home
Introducing a timeless treasure in this elegant heritage home, built circa 1910. This north-facing beauty showcases weatherboard and colourbond construction, and an adorable heritage-inspired front facade, surrounded by beautifully manicured gardens and grounds.

Upon entering, you'll be greeted by soaring 3m ceilings and a blend of original timber floorboards and quality floating timber-look flooring, exuding an air of tradition with modern comfort. Plantation shutters throughout and stunning French doors effortlessly connect the original structure with an exceptional extension, merging history with contemporary finesse.

The heart of the home features a gorgeous open-plan kitchen, living, and dining area flooded with an abundance of natural light. Enjoy direct access to the impressive alfresco entertaining timber deck, enhancing your living space and inviting seamless indoor-outdoor enjoyment.

The kitchen is a culinary dream with a quality 900mm Smeg freestanding oven, 6 burner gas cooktop, custom white gloss cabinetry, and ample modern fixtures and fittings to satisfy any home chef.

Accommodating a large family, the home offers 5 bedrooms, each with modern plantation shutters and a mix of original floorboards and plush carpet. Bedrooms 1 and 3 boast private ensuite access, while a gorgeous main bathroom with a large corner bath serves the rest of the home.

However, the true standout of the property is the absolutely beautiful backyard. This private oasis showcases immaculately landscaped and maintained gardens with an abundance of unique flowers, fruit trees, and veggies. Every corner has been thoughtfully curated to create a private oasis of enjoyment, relaxation and pure delight.

This stunning heritage home presents a rare opportunity to own a piece of history, meticulously updated for modern living without losing its historical charm. Experience a lifestyle enriched with elegance, comfort and the unique joy of a home that transcends generations.

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Property features

  • Built in Robes
  • Open Car Spaces: 3
  • Ensuites: 1
  • Toilets: 2
  • Car Parking - Surface
  • Carpeted
  • Close to Schools
  • Close to Shops
  • Ducted Air Conditioning
Suburb Profile


NSW 2320
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