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12 Childers Street Kedron, QLD 4031

Sold on 8 Oct 2015
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2 Cars
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House in Kedron

Stunning Historic Residence, Pure Enchantment, Circa 1917

  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2 Cars

This beautiful property will be sold!
On walking up the wide front staircase you step into yesteryear with this grand romantic Federation Queenslander set in the midst of towering palms on a spacious 810m2. Steeped in local history and in the heart of Kedron this huge old homestead is available now. Stunning Italian marble finishes to the kitchen and bathrooms, 12 foot ceilings, magnificent decorative cornices, period chandeliers, leaded windows are mixed with modern heritage hues to complete the renovation of this beautiful home which now features:

  • 3 bedrooms (walk in robe and ensuite to main)
  • Formal lounge dining area
  • Family room
  • Air-conditioning
  • Wrap around verandahs
  • Sun deck
  • 2 car accommodation
  • Fully fenced 810m2

But wait there's more.
This already sizable home has been excavated under, awaiting a second living area, potential to enlarge for an extended family or guest quarters.
A true piece of history awaits discerning new owners seeking something truly out of the ordinary and who will enjoy all that this home has to offer. Call John today to inspect.

History..
After being part of farmland since 1865 with multiple owners, a subdivision made this land part of the Burwood Estate (1890). The parcel of land on this gentle Northern slope on one of the rises in Kedron was purchased in 1909 for the Pill Family who were long associates with Kedron's major industries being tanning of skins, supplying leather for shoe manufacture and other leather based products. 1917 saw the construction of this majestic Federation Queenslander. Sold by Stephen Pill (senior)'s widow in 1950. The home was repurchased by Stephen Pill (junior) & Son in 1951 owning the property till 1966 when Johnson and Sons P/L purchased the Cornwall Tannery which included the Pill Residence (12 Childers Street, Kedron). Since then it has had a further 6 owners the last ensuring the resurrection of the home to former glory.

Features:
  • Close To Schools
  • Close To Shops
  • Close To Transport
Parking:

2 garage spaces

Bedrooms:

3

Bathrooms:

2

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Suburb

Kedron

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