Iconic Freestanding Character Home Offering Outstanding Kensington Opportunity
55 Doncaster Avenue Kensington
4 bed | 2 bath | 2 carElegant, graceful and exuding a delightful historic charm, this expansive 4-bedroom circa 1893 home is a magnificent family residence of space and light, complete with sunny garden and courtyard, plus lock-up garage and off street parking. Located in a convenient position minutes to Centennial Park, light rail and vibrant local amenities, it offers a landmark Kensington opportunity, set over 2 levels on generous land.
Presenting proudly to the street, this home is one of Doncaster Avenues original residences and has been held in the same family for more than two decades. Opening to spacious formal living and adjoining dining room, with high ceilings and hardwood floors, flowing to an open plan eat-in kitchen with adjacent family area opening to sunny level lawn and additional side courtyard garden granting a perfect space for kids.
Lovingly cared for by the current owners and comfortable as is, it nevertheless offers outstanding scope to craft into a contemporary dream home (STCA). With wide 11m (approx.) street frontage and located on a level land, there are options aplenty here for the discerning new owner to realise their dream Eastern Suburbs home. This exceptional home stands ready for the next chapter in its distinguished history.
Expansive 2-level, 4-bedroom c1893 family home
Generous floorplan, spacious interiors + large outdoor areas
Comfortable as-is, great scope for remodelling
Formal living/dining rooms, eat-in kitchen, rear family space
Huge upper level main bed w b/ins, charming front balcony
LUG, courtyard, sunny garden, high ceilings, marble fireplaces
Enviable central location, stroll to Centennial Park, UNSW, cafes
Easy access to light rail, close to schools, quick trip to beaches
Much-loved family home, first time offered to market in decades