Outgoing AFL boss Gillon McLachlan’s lavish Prahran mansion he shared with spouse Laura has lastly offered after being listed for $11m final August.
The ritzy six-bedroom digs was later pulled from the market, earlier than it will definitely notched an off-market $8m sale, settling early in January with a $3m haircut to its preliminary asking value.
Set throughout 1189sq m, the property might be likened to a luxurious resort, that includes two storeys, a tennis court docket, in-ground swimming pool and alfresco entertaining space.
The house was additionally the placement for McLachlan’s annual coaches dinners, the place he hosted a handful of the league’s senior coaches.
Marshall White Stonnington director Marcus Chiminello dealt with the sale, nonetheless the company declined to remark.
It got here after McLachlan and Laura splashed a whopping $13.5m on a stately mansion in July, additionally in Prahran.
Ross Noble, Tonia Todman notch mega gross sales over summer time break
Different notable Victorians who scored offers on their properties over the festive season included Australian tv icon and beloved ‘queen of craft’ Tonia Todman, who not too long ago offered the historic Kyneton farmhouse she listed in October.
The 4.05ha property, initially listed for $2.9m-$3.1m, offered for an undisclosed sum above the unique value information.
RT Edgar Kyneton agent Jodie Alcaraz mentioned it was a “implausible end result”, after three presents had been positioned on the finish of the expressions of curiosity marketing campaign.
Ms Alcaraz mentioned a single feminine purchaser downsizing from a bigger farm made the profitable supply.
“It had 14ft ceilings all through … different properties she checked out wouldn’t have slot in along with her sort of decor as she got here out of a really massive Victorian residence,” she mentioned.
Ms Alcaraz added Ms Todman and husband Michael Dowding had been “over the moon” with the end result.
English-born humorist and actor Ross Noble additionally offered his Tuerong property not too long ago for an undisclosed sum inside its $3.2m-$3.5m asking value.
It was initially listed in December with $3.4m-$3.7m value hopes, earlier than Mr Noble and spouse Fran slashed $200,000 from the value tag amid robust market situations.
The property got here with a three-bedroom home, self-contained cottage and artist’s studio.
Houses and Acreage director Penny Verco mentioned an area household seeking to upsize made the acquisition, who liked that the property was a “clean canvas”.
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