12 Shakespeare Avenue, Preston VIC 3072

House  4  1   2 carports
10.1km to CBD | 1.0km to Regent Station

Auction Sale $1,498,000 on 07/12/2019
Listed price: $1,200,000 - 1,300,000

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The property

With its authentic period allure, architect-designed extension and premium features throughout, this captivating Californian delivers an idyllic family lifestyle - all surrounded by established gardens on a substantial block of land. Warmly inviting and bathed in natural light, the home's impressive interior comprises three main bedrooms (all with built-in robes) and formal lounge or fourth bedroom, modern bathroom with stone-top double vanity and separate (second) WC. Complete with high vaulted ceilings, the spacious and versatile open living/dining areas are perfectly complemented by a superb stone-bench kitchen with ample cupboard space, 900mm Glem oven/cooktop and Asko dishwasher. Other highlights of this remarkable home include hydronic heating throughout and Jetmaster fireplace (living area), double-glazed windows (extension) and solid timber floors, modern laundry, plus a simply delightful north-facing backyard with large entertaining deck, established fruit trees and native gardens, workshop/storeroom and carport via gated side driveway. Plenty Road trams at the end of the street, it's also walking distance to Preston Primary School and the new Preston High School (zoned to both), as well as easy access to popular parks, Regent Station, High Street shops/cafes and renowned Preston Market.


Good School Outdoor Lifestyle Shop & Dine Transportation Contemporary


Highlighted nearby amenities

Name Category Distance
Regent Station 1.0km
Preston Station 1.3km
Preston's average rating


out of 10
Rank 159 in Melbourne (Greater)


Public Transport
Internet Access
Medical Facilities
Pest Free
Shopping Options



Burglary rate above state average in 2018

Preston: 1 in 53 homes
State average: 1 in 76 homes

Walkability: Preston is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Preston Melbourne. Preston is the 64th most walkable neighborhood in Melbourne with a Walk Score of 73.


The best way to get from Preston to Melbourne without a car is to train which takes 22 min and costs $5.

The driving distance between Preston to Melbourne is 11 km. It takes approximately 11 min to drive from Preston to Melbourne.


Nearby schools

For more information, please checkout the school ranking

Name Distance Level Sector Gender
Preston Primary School properties in zone > 311m Primary Government
Holy Name School properties in zone > 592m Primary Catholic
Preston High School properties in zone > 1112m Secondary Government
Northern College of the Arts and Technology properties in zone > 1363m Secondary Government
Preston North East Primary School properties in zone > 1405m Primary Government

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