Mentone House - Partially Furnished
Historic Mentone House is the former residence of the master plasterers, the Paton brothers. (Please view a full video inspection at www.foxface.tv/live/mentone). The Scottish born brothers were master plasterers of outstanding Italianate residences in Hobart, Launceston, Adelaide and Melbourne. Mentone House, circa 1880 is a significant two storey, three king bedroom residence comprising of a grand Italianate entrance, etched glass, polished boards and a Kauri pine and cedar staircase. Living room has bay windows and is fitted with French iron book shelves and an antique gilded mirror. Magnificent river and city views. Separate dining room with hand plastered fireplace, French iron book shelves and hand woven sisal rugs. Modern Huon pine and Blackwood timber kitchen with European style bench top fitted with a hand forged French Provincial farmerâ€™s zinc sink and waste disposal. The kitchen includes Miele appliances, Smeg microwave, Jenn Air fridge/freezer and Miele laundry appliances. Mentone House has two bathrooms, one with an original clawfoot bath. The bedrooms have ample storage. The master bedroom has bay windows and Romeo and Juliette balcony with river views and a separate powder room. A gardener, window cleaner and property caretaker is included. Available from 5th February 2011 and a twelve month lease is offered. Unfortunately no pets permitted. (There is an open home for this property on Wednesday 5th January 2011 at 10:30am. To attend this appointment, please confirm via email to email@example.com).