This centrally located Edwardian home with generously proportioned rooms throughout, provides an effortless family lifestyle. The traditional verandah façade gives way to a wonderfully wide central hallway adorned with period cornices and ceiling roses which are a feature of its era. Arranged around the central hall are four beautifully sized bedrooms, two with bathrooms and three with stunning period fireplaces. The spacious main bathroom connects to the master suite offering the privacy and convenience of an ensuite and features a walk-in shower and separate bath.Beyond its entry this home reveals large open-plan living, with a sunken living area framed by soaring ceilings and drenched in natural light. The area is serviced by an elevated, well-appointed kitchen with an abundance of storage and stainless-steel European appliances plus brand new dishwasher, and also includes a dining area and breakfast bar big enough for the whole family. Bi-fold doors give way to an inviting decked area perfect for al fresco dining and lounging in the morning sun.Enjoy a low maintenance, family friendly back garden bathed in sunshine that truly offers the easy lifestyle every family is looking for. Highlights of the property include hardwood floors, high ceilings, ducted heating and cooling offering individual room temperature control, centrally located powder room with additional water closet, European laundry and garden shed storage.Street parking available along with the potential to add off-street parking via the right of way at the rear of the property. Situated just an early morning wander to nearby Harold Holt Swim Centre, this family gem is also located a short stroll from Malvern Hill shopping, restaurants and your morning coffee. Nestled amongst a multitude of Melbourne's leading local and private schools, with easy access to the M1 freeway, Tooronga train station and #72 and #6 trams, family life has never been easier.