Manawatu - 295 College Street, West End
Elegant character home
Built in the 1920s for Robert Hewitt Billens and his family. Robert Billens was a notable Editor of Palmerston North's first newspaper 'The Times'. New to the market, this classic four bedroom character property has been completely renovated into a high-quality insulated family home in desirable central Palmerston North. This is a special home to build memories in. With superb formal buxus gardens throughout and fantastic indoor/outdoor flow from the open plan living rooms and modern kitchen areas. Enjoy the entertaining area on the patio from the rear living room and relax in the beautiful gardens with native evergreen trees or get creative in the versatile outdoor garden hobby cabin. Stunning features such as leadlight windows, shutters, high ceilings, fantastic storage throughout with exceptional built-in wardrobes and a recent high-quality neutral paint finish are highly desirable for character lovers. The fully fenced 996m2 property is secure with side gates on both sides of the house as well as sensor security lights on the garage with remote operated sectional overhead door and handy workshop area. Rarely does a property of this calibre come to the market.