1202 Burke Road, Balwyn North

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Turn the page of local history to one of the early homes built in this area. Constructed by the dairy owner who serviced the rural properties of North Balwyn, this brick residence was built c1930s overlooking the tranquil Koonung Creek Valley where cattle grazed and the freeway now runs.

This exceptional residence in the Riverside Estate has housed 4 generations of its next family over the past 70 years, and while retaining its superb period features, has been extended to cater for modern family living. This combination of the traditional and the contemporary is presented in immaculate condition surrounded by beautifully landscaped gardens and alfresco entertaining spaces.

The original front section of the home is all double brick and comprises an elegant formal lounge and separate dining room, spacious main bedroom, entry hall, study, second bedroom and refurbished bathroom, enhanced by traditional high ceilings, cornices, light fittings, custom joinery and cabinetry, and leadlight windows.

The stylish contemporary kitchen opens onto a vast family living area flooded with natural light, looking out over the lush private garden and inviting rear verandah, and another bedroom, fitted laundry and second bathroom.

Zoned for Kew High School and Belle Vue Primary School with easy access to Kew private schools, the Eastern Freeway, Koonung Creek Trail and Hays Paddock are conveniently close by, with city tram and bus, Coles Supermarket and North Balwyn Village just minutes away.

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sue woollard

As someone who has built an enviable reputation over many years among the home owners of Melbourne, particularly throughout some of the most sought after addresses in the eastern suburbs, Sue Woollard is a breath of fresh air for anyone seeking highly experienced yet user-friendly advice and guidance on any property matter. One of the things that Sue enjoys most about being an Advocate, rather than a Sales Consultant, is that it enables her to provide totally independent, unbiased advice focused purely on the best interests of each client. Her role allows her to work hand-in-hand with each vendor, using her extensive experience of the real estate industry to ensure that the right agents are selected; that the most appropriate marketing strategies are used; that any unnecessary costs are avoided; and that the best result is negotiated. She particularly enjoys the fact that all this can be done for each client without costing them one extra cent for the service! Having come to the real estate industry after a successful career with several major multi-national companies, Sue is able to offer her clients an edge in negotiating skills, not to mention developing individually tailored marketing strategies. Always utterly professional, she is also refreshingly personable and has built long and lasting relationships with many of her clients who value her undoubted work ethic. A creative thinker with an attention to detail that was honed in the demanding world of event management, Sue is both an excellent communicator and an astute listener. She makes it a priority to establish her client’s goals and aspirations and then to work tirelessly to achieve the very best results possible. With Sue Woollard and the team at Vendor Advocacy Australia looking after your interests, you can look forward to a rewarding and relaxing sale.

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