SOLD SOLD SOLD
Dating from c1896 in the gold rush era this home is Georgian in style and has remained in the same family for 70+ Years so it’s truly….tightly held in a bygone era.
31 King William Street is a classic turn of the century timber & iron cottage sitting on a green titled 526sqm block hidden behind foliage in this premier tree lined street presenting a unique architectural facade called “The Ashlar effect”. Upon entry a wide entrance hall greets you with 5 large rooms in total having high ceilings – sash windows – Oregon & Jarrah boards – 2 x fireplaces (One covered) with decorative ceiling roses and more the character abounds.
This North Facing property is extremely unique being one of very few in South Fremantle with Dual street frontages with access from King William Street through to Little Lefroy to the rear, there is also access down the side of the home boasting a rear ramshackle Limestone stable like structure perfect for exposing the “South Freo” character into a new modern build.
Yes there is work to be done which is not for the faint heated but the bones of this property make it ideal to create something special with options like creating a modern extension with open plan living /dining areas to mould into something that your dreams are made or retain the home and bring it back to the character it displayed in the past, the choice is yours.
Zoned R30 with an original workers cottage insitu the options here are endless (STA):
• Retain/Renovate/Extend and enjoy a dual street frontage home for years to come
• Retain/Renovate the front home and create an ancillary dwelling (Granny flat) with its own access onto Little Lefroy Lane (STA) then either air bnb/lease or perfect for family members to live in
• Retain/Renovate the front home and create another rear property (STA)
Located in the thick of South Fremantle’s village atmosphere this property is part of the “South Freo” fabric literally within an earshot of the iconic South Terrace strip and only a short Stroll/ride to gorgeous South Beach or why not wander in or catch the cat bus into Fremantle’s bustling café/Markets/restaurant & bar scene, your coastal lifestyle will be truly amazing.
Fremantle sailing club – South Beach – Fishing Boat Harbour – Swan River – boat yards & beauty parlours – boutique shops – bespoke bars & restaurants all make South Fremantle such a fabulous place to live.
The end of an Era and the start of a new one, this property will be sold “as inspected” with warts and all.
Seriously don’t wait call now, Richard Caldwell 0413 984 815
*(STA) Subject to approval
Low Heritage Listing
Management category – Level 3
Management Category Description (summary only) – The City of Fremantle has identified this place as being of some cultural heritage significance for its contribution to the heritage of Fremantle in terms of its individual or collective aesthetic, historic, social or scientific significance, and /or its contribution to the streetscape, local area and Fremantle. Its contribution to the urban context should be maintained and enhanced.