"Proudly positioned in this premium eastern suburbs locale, Sir Edward Holden House C.1925 offers an imposing Lifestyle Estate on the grandest of scales and being of great significance. Elegantly elevated on a striking corner position, Sir Edward Holden House is supremely set on park-like grounds of 3720sqm approx. and features an impressive circular driveway. This iconic Gentleman's Residence comprises some 11 main rooms and is undoubtedly one of South Australia's finest private estates. We are absolutely honored to be offering this incredible private estate that is a standout for the area and one of largest land holdings in the exclusive Eastern suburbs. This represents a rare and exciting opportunity" John & Stephanie Williams – WILLIAMS LUXURY
Sir Edward Holden House was originally built in C.1925 for Sir Edward Wheewall Holden, a prominent Australian industrialist who created General Motors-Holden Ltd. In recent years the property has been beautifully renovated and offers impressive family accommodation and extensive living & entertaining options. The residence features elegant grand proportions that are beautifully entwined with contemporary improvements, opulent interiors and statement lead light windows. This elegant property is sure to cater for the enduring pleasure of several generations to come.
Positioned in exclusive and tightly held Kensington Gardens, this elegant family entertainer offers the best of both worlds, with both classic and contemporary themes throughout with the grandest of proportions and offering excellent versatility. Perfectly positioned on the corner of East Terrace and Kadonga Avenue, the residence is sited on 3720sqm approx of park-like grounds with a striking street presence and an impressive circular driveway.
The residence offers a stunning grand entrance into tessellated tiled Grand Gallery, with hallways leading into the magnificent blueprint of an imposing 743sqm approx. of grand luxury and living. Comprising up to five king-sized bedrooms, master bedroom suite with walk in dressing room & ensuite bathroom and three further contemporary bathrooms, grand formal dining room and adjoining formal lounge room, informal lounge living/TV room, spectacular games room/billiard room, sunroom/lounge living, contemporary open plan living spaces which incorporates a light & bright informal dining area adjacent to the stylish Chef's kitchen and walk in pantry, wine collectors cellar, undercover entertainer's terrace, family friendly laundry room, and car enthusiasts garaging for up to four cars with access off Kadonga Avenue .
Enjoy entertaining family and friends in this magnificent undercover entertainer's terrace which offers unlimited freedom encased in the lush privacy of the beautiful park-like surrounds together with established trees, vines, vegetable garden, chicken shed and beautiful trickling fountain. Spend your evenings watching the sun set through the trees on the wrap-around front verandah terraces which overlook the park-like gardens and surrounds - the proportions of this property lend itself to family life, with plenty room for a tennis court and swimming pool (STCC) .
Simply move in and enjoy this prestigious estate and embrace a lifetime of precious memories for you and your family to cherish forever…
What we love about this Iconic Estate...
Valuable Corner Allotment of 3720sqm approx.
Iconic Estate – Grand Gentleman's Residence
Stunning Park-like Grounds and Surrounds
Grand Gallery Entrance with tessellated tiles and grand fireplace
Ducted Reverse Cycle Heating and Cooling (three units)
Impressive Entrance Gallery with tessellated tiles
Up to Five Bedrooms and Four Bathrooms
Grand Dining Room
Grand Formal Lounge Room
Versatile Living & Entertaining Spaces
Character laden Fireplaces
Spectacular Games Room/Billiard Room
Undercover Entertainers Terrace
Wine Collectors Cellar
Beautiful Timer Floorboards
Amazing Circular Driveway
Private & Secure - Alarm
Stunning Open Plan Living Area
Gourmet Chef's Kitchen with Walk-In Pantry
Beautiful Garden Fountain
Vegetable Garden & Chicken Shed
Secure Garaging for Four Cars – Access of Kadonga Avenue
Solar Panels – Approximately 30 panels
Irrigated Gardens – Automatic Reticulation
KENSINGTON GARDENS – Fly the flag in this amazing lifestyle estate where you can enjoy this popular premium eastern suburbs precinct, nestled amongst other premium homes in this leafy quiet location, with proximity to popular amenities, parks, elite schools including St Peter's Girls, Pembroke and Seymour College, Adelaide Hills virtually at your doorstep, Burnside Village, The Parade Norwood, North Adelaide, Zoned for Marryatville Primary and Norwood Morialta High School.
CT Reference: 5339/680
Year Built: C.1925
Living: 743sqm (approx.)
Land: 3720sqm (approx.)
Council: City of Burnside
Council Rates: $$6,658.15pa approx
ESL: $543.20pa approx
SA Water: $780.45pq approx
Close to Shops
Close to Schools