Not often does an opportunity like this come to market! A grand period home on a large allotment of around 1638sqm within walking distance to the Ballarat Train Station and Bridge Mall. The characteristic facade with bullnose veranda and iron lacework, leadlight windows, timber floorboards, high ceilings & cornice work, are features respective of a bygone era. Comprising three grand bedrooms, front lounge/dining room with authentic fireplace in the original home, stepping down to the huge family, meals & kitchen area, with slow combustion heating and glass sliding doors opening onto the porch and majestic view outside. Bathroom with bath and shower, large laundry, separate toilet, and study or utility room complete the inside floorplan. Central gas heating is also throughout the home with ceiling fans in the living room. Outdoors you will find a yard full of authentic character and rustic charm, with workshop and single garage, quaint cubby house, two water tanks and beautiful gardens. A block with great access and convenience, only minutes to schools, shopping and train station. This is a unique opportunity to purchase a home of this caliber on such a huge block with enormous potential in a prized location. Avoid disappointment and call Karen now on 0408 249 996.