303-305 Rathdowne Street Carlton
At the top end of this wide, bustling, iconic tree lined boulevard, within meters of the City and overlooking an expanse of Melbourne’s culturally diverse metropolis, sits an ornate Victorian double storey brick dwelling with arched windows and turned wooden posts holding up an elaborate metal and filigree awning.
The property is situated on the corner of University Street with its blend of modern apartments and Dickensian style cottages, which are so frequently seen in the picturesque heritage inner suburbs, and Lygon Street, Melbourne’s most famous restaurant precinct, with its distinct Italian culture, is just a block away.
Enjoy eating home made pasta inside or under the stars, at any one of the myriad of choices, in an entire street of restaurants catering to any budget. This truly is an inspiring environment which is close to everything a large city has to offer and prime accommodation at a fraction of the price. 303-305 Rathdowne Street is a newly renovated property featuring a fully enclosed courtyard with BBQ and dining facilities, plus a large plasma television and DVD player.
It is an ideal space for entertaining and get-togethers with friends. It boasts quality internal finishes including: a fully equipped kitchen with substantial bench space, good sized bathrooms and laundry facilities.
The property accommodates up to twelve people on a single room or double room basis. Opportunities exist for those who wish to rent several rooms of a house. Communal kitchen, dining and lounge areas assist new arrivals, to Melbourne, to form friendships and networks.
Orientation – Melway map 43 J4:
303-305 Rathdowne Street is 600 metres from the heart of Melbourne CBD plus:
- 120 metres from Carlton Gardens
- 200 metres from the heart of the Lygon Street restaurant and shopping precinct
- 300 metres from Melbourne Museum and the heritage listed Royal Exhibition Buildings
- 500 metres from the University of Melbourne
- 600 metres from RMIT University
- 700 metres from St Vincent’s Hospital
- 1 kilometre from Royal Melbourne Hospital