A “palatial” Versace-inspired mansion in Narre Warren that includes mermaid wall sculptures and a pool with Italy-imported tiles is inflicting consumers to cry “bellissima”.
Influenced by the Palazzo Versace Gold Coast resort, the opulent home at 10 Hillcrest Ave with a $1.4m-$1.54m asking vary is ready turn into one of many suburb’s priciest pads.
Julius Caesar could be impressed by the house’s Roman Provincial-look facade; boasting decorative wrought iron thrives, ornamental window architraves, wall-mounted lighting and a terracotta tiled duo-arc staircase resulting in a portico.
Inside, the eyes feast upon excessive ceilings with ornamental cornices, brass ceiling roses and Roman-style options like an inner atrium, pillars and grand artworks on the partitions.
Outside, a saltwater solar-heated pool with a spa options Versace tiles shipped from Italy, offering a slice of resort-style luxurious.
Proprietor Nada Radovanov mentioned her late father Steve fell in love with the five-bedroom home and bought it about twenty years in the past.
Steve gifted the property to Ms Radovanov, telling his daughter that he hoped it might assist her discover a husband – though she “by no means understood” his pondering behind this reasoning.
Ms Radovanov has lived in mansion for 19 years and her mom moved in three years in the past.
The home is now “fully totally different” to when Ms Radovanov first moved in.
Each she and the builder she engaged to improve the house shared an admiration of the Palazzo Versace resort, inspiring them to present the mansion its Romanesque makeover.
Ms Radovanov put in the pool and an 1200mm freestanding oven, hotter and gasoline cooktop, – additionally from Italy – within the kitchen, as she likes to entertain.
“This home is unbelievable for events,” Ms Radovanov mentioned.
“I had Mum’s sixtieth birthday and we comfortably had 150 individuals within the dwelling.”
Upstairs, a rumpus with a balcony appears to be like out to Timbarra Reserve and the primary bed room has a
a walk-in wardrobe and ensuite.
A separate cabinet shops Ms Radovanov’s 130 pairs of sneakers, largely heels – together with some from Versace.
In recent times, Ms Radovanov has “toned down” the home which beforehand had extra vibrant characteristic partitions, much like the large-scale, partially-gold mermaids framing a portray within the entry method.
“It (the abode) is fairly plain now, as a result of it has been painted white,” she mentioned.
Ms Radovanov, who’s planning to maneuver to the nation along with her mom, mentioned the house would swimsuit a household resulting from its location reverse Timbarra P9 School and close to Parkhill Plaza Procuring Centre.
Gr8 Est8 Brokers director Liron Selimi described the mansion as “grand, opulent, palatial and delightful”.
“The formal lounge as you enter is my favorite, with the eating space, grand piano and mermaids on the wall, and the rose gold cornicing across the chandelier,” Mr Selimi mentioned.
“This kind of property in Glen Waverley or Mount Waverley would value three to 4 instances extra, however Narre Warren is simply a 15-minute drive away.
“I feel it might value at the least $1m to $1.2m to duplicate.”
Mr Selimi mentioned consumers have been “amazed” by the mansion which is ready on 746sq m of land.
A handful of Narre Warren homes have bought for greater than $1.4m, with most positioned on blocks measuring 2000sq m or bigger.
The suburb’s $1.8m document value was set by 40 Tinks Rd in 2018.
Mr Selimi, in partnership together with his son and fellow agent Chaz, bought a home at 33 Beauford Ave, Narre Warren South, for $1.5m earlier this month.
Mr Selimi mentioned the 757sq property had turn into the most costly within the suburb, for blocks sized at 1500sq m and underneath.
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