21 Mead Street
2 BED | 1 BATH | 1 CAR
Sale Price: $400,000
Settlement Date: 15th June 2021
Sale Method: Auction
(Full Campaign Summary Below)
Old Birkenhead charm by the water
Michael and Christine Holowiecki from Keeping It Realty are proud to present this historic cottage set in the heart of Birkenhead.
Be ready to be blown away by the character this home radiates and what it offers for you its new owner!
Let’s start with the fact that this is a circa 1900 cottage-style house complete with rear lane access and a gorgeously quaint verandah. It’s the perfect place to enjoy your morning coffee, admire the garden and watch over your very own white picket fence.
Walking straight through the front door into the cosy living space, you’ll be greeted by a fireplace mantel (with electric heater) where you can proudly show off your favourite family photos. Featuring a seamless fusion of old character and modern convenience, a flexible layout incorporates 2 generous bedrooms, one which is currently used as an extensive library, and both serviced by 1 fully revamped bathroom at the rear of the property.
Your new modern kitchen featuring stainless steel appliances, sleek timber benchtops and white cabinetry is set adjacent to a delightful rear sunroom welcomed by French doors – eat in the kitchen, eat in the sunroom, the choice is yours! But what’s so great here is that there is perfect flow through to the undercover entertaining area, where you won’t have to worry if it’s raining or hailing thanks to a set of café blinds – have dinner parties or barbecues in the winter months with ease.
At the very end of the back garden, where you’ll delight in growing fresh food in your very own veggie patch, is a gazebo with gate access. Use it how you see fit, including as a potential car park spot for 1 vehicle, or turn it into a private tranquillity space – anyone for a spot of tea?
It all adds up to the irreplaceable personality of this home in a great neighbourhood.
Walk to Semaphore Beach or take a quick 5-minute drive to Largs Bay Beach or North Haven boat Ramp for a spot of fishing. Enjoy how close local restaurants, cafés and shops are including Semaphore Road, Westfield West Lakes and Port Mall Shopping Centre, and if it’s schools you’re looking for you have a choice of LeFevre Peninsula Primary, Westport Primary, Largs Bay School, West Lakes Shore R-7, Portside Christian College, LeFevre High School and Ocean View P-12 College.
Just *15.5km from the Adelaide CBD and public transport within walking distance, enjoy all this and everything else that makes this part of the world a wonderful place to live.
Features of this home you will fall in love with include:
• 2nd bedroom adjacent to kitchen, used as an office/library
• Ceiling fan in front lounge
• Rainwater tank, gas hot water system, solar panels
• Café blinds in outdoor entertaining space
• Bathroom equipped with bath, shower, vanity and toilet
This cottage, full of history and so many stories within its walls, is elegant and extraordinary, and is waiting for a new owner to continue making memories that will last a lifetime.
For further information about this listing, please contact:
Christine Holowiecki on 0422 399 943 or Michael Holowiecki on 0404 833 919.
Areas & Valuations
Approx Land Area (m2)
Approx Building Area (m2)
Taxable Site Valuation
Rates & Outgoings
$562.20 per annum
$879.60 per annum
Emergency Services Levy
$188.20 per annum
Surrounding Sales Evidence
194 Hargrave Street, Birkenhead SA 5015
Car Spaces: 2
Land Size: 557m2
Sold Date: 4th February 2021
Sold Price: $381,000
1 Craigie Street, Birkenhead SA 5015
Car Spaces: 3
Sold Date: 3rd July 2020
Sold Price: $357,000
32 Mead Street, Birkenhead SA 5015
Car Spaces: 2
Land Size: 306m2
Sold Date: 1st April 2020
Sold Price: $430,000
Shopping & Attractions
Port Mall Shopping Centre
Westfield West Lakes
Cafe's & Restaurants
The Birkenhead Tavern
Exeter Hotel Semaphore
Le Fevre Kindergarten
Le Fevre Peninsula Primary
Le Fevre High
Glanville Railway Station
Peterhead Railway Station
21 Mead Street, Birkenhead SA 5015
Full Campaign Summary
Method Of Sale: Auction
Number Of Groups Through The Property: 55
Total Registered Bidders: 2
Total Active Bidders: 2
Number Of Bids: 8
Days On Market: 19
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