The romance of the Victorian era matched by renovated spaces that respond beautifully to modern day needs combine to define this irresistible CLARE VILLAS residence on the cusp of the city, close to shops, transport, St Vincent Gardens, Albert Park Village and South Melbourne Market. A charming façade introduces impressively appointed spaces including an elegant sitting room and a separate formal dining room or library that contribute fourth and fifth bedroom flexibility to a floor-plan currently configured to offer three principal bedrooms, two enjoying their own zone upstairs. Contemporary bathrooms on both levels complement the accommodation of a home in which large living and dining areas lend themselves to refined entertaining and to relaxed everyday appeal with equal success. A sky lit central kitchen with stone benches completes superb interior proportions against a backdrop that's paved, private, landscaped and complemented by a convenient carport accessed from Nelson Place at the rear. Bose surround sound, ducted heating and cooling, large rainwater tank, state-of-the-art US watering system, elegant, effective awning, security alarm and intercom enhance a home where enjoyment is inevitable. Land Size 375sqm (approximately).