2/1 Tower Avenue, Alphington VIC 3078

House  3  2   2 carports
6.2km to CBD | 0.7km to Fairfield Station

Listed price: $1,150,000 - 1,265,000

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The property

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Promising a life less ordinary, this truly distinctive townhouse oozing charm and character is one of just three residences located within Edgebaston, an enchanting mansion steeped in Victorian history dating back to the early 1880’s. Once a regular stopover for artists on the way to the Heidelberg School, the double storey, north facing residence with off street parking for two cars is set within a tranquil garden sanctuary of over 300 sqm (approx) and comprises of an entrance vestibule, an inviting lounge and dining with open fire place, separate kitchen with commercial cast iron stove and dishwasher, spacious bathroom with shower over bath, large sun-filled bedroom and an artist workshop/potential bedroom. Self-contained accommodation within the glorious established courtyard garden boasts a lounge with kitchenette, bedroom, bathroom and an additional loft bedroom. Retaining period features such as high ceilings, timber floors, tall windows all with garden outlooks and sizeable proportions throughout in addition to comfortable updates including modern bathrooms, laundry facilities and hydronic heating ensure a relaxing lifestyle. It’s hard to believe the CBD is merely six kilometres away and schools, shops, the Eastern Freeway, train stations and dining on Station Street is so close from this leafy cul-de-sac offering a peaceful riverside lifestyle moments from the Yarra River, native bushland and parklands.


Good School Outdoor Lifestyle Investment Potential Shop & Dine Contemporary


Highlighted nearby amenities

Name Category Distance
Fairfield Station 0.7km
Alphington Station 0.9km
Dennis Station 1.4km
Alphington's average rating


out of 10
Rank 274 in Melbourne (Greater)


Parks & Recreation
Resale or Rental Value
Clean & Green
Public Transport
Safe & Sound



Burglary rate below state average in 2018

Alphington: 1 in 79 homes
State average: 1 in 76 homes

Walkability: Alphington is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Alphington Melbourne. Alphington is the 94th most walkable neighborhood in Melbourne with a Walk Score of 69.


The best way to get from Alphington to Melbourne without a car is to train which takes 19 min and costs $5.

The driving distance between Alphington to Melbourne is 10 km. It takes approximately 9 min to drive from Alphington to Melbourne.


Nearby schools

For more information, please checkout the school ranking

Name Distance Level Sector Gender
St Anthony's School properties in zone > 437m Primary Catholic
Fairfield Primary School properties in zone > 657m Primary Government
Alphington Primary School properties in zone > 825m Primary Government
Alphington Grammar School properties in zone > 1291m Combined Independent
Westgarth Primary School properties in zone > 1604m Primary Government

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