The scent of magnolia wafts in the breeze as you pass the white picket fence and step onto the welcoming front porch.
Wide Blackbutt floorboards lead your eye from the front door, complete with snoozing Shar-Pei Hans, and out into the wide open plan living spaces.
What first strikes you about this charming traditional cottage in Tighes Hill, is the delightful blend of heritage and modern architectural design.
Retaining all the warmth and quirk of the original home, the 2015 extension has created a bright and functional five bedroom home with impeccable attention to detail.
“This was built as a forever-home,” the owner Belinda tells us.
The growing family have adored living a vibrant Novacastrian life from this stunning base.
But it’s time to move on, so this home is looking for new owners.
The designer renovation was seamlessly completed in 2015, with this home now boasting five bedrooms all with built-ins.
The master bedroom is a parent’s retreat with ensuite, walk in robe and french door access to the bright front porch.
Cooking and gathering happens literally in the heart of the home in the beautiful Caesar stone kitchen with stainless steel gas cooking.
Then choose to eat a meal in the scenic dining room or alfresco on the deck.
For entertaining and active little legs, there are plenty of large open areas where the laughter will flow …
… plus quiet nooks located throughout to sit, relax and enjoy …
To keep everyone comfortable there’s air conditioning, plenty of storage and a shed in the backyard with a workshop.
Work from home? Or just really love your Netflix?
Two CAT6 network ports are installed in every bedroom, study nook and TV location for seamless HD streaming.
Share produce from the edible garden, brimming with strawberries and citrus and enjoy time in the fully fenced secure backyard.
Tighes Hill is on-trend and Hewison Street is the ideal location, just walking distance to Tighes Hill Public School, TAFE, public transport, playground, parks and cycleways, yet is still quiet and community centered.
You’re also just a short drive to Newcastle CBD and world class beaches.
To find out more contact Rod by clicking here.