35 Russell Street
BOUGHT* - Undisclosed
Bought before Auction


35 Russell Street CAMBERWELL


35 Russell Street CAMBERWELL


Great street
Excellent street presence & facade
Quiet and peaceful
Within normal walking distance to rail
Excellent Backyard


Requiring significant additional cash to purchase price
Size of living/dining room
No separate laundry
Poor bedroom position
Proportions/quality of living/dining room
Mal James
Mal James
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0408 107 988

Comments on 35 Russell Street CAMBERWELL

Wow how can something so good - be worked by humans into something so bad - the good news is, it can all be fixed.

Great street - great precinct - great location - please tell me a fault on location - there isn't one and it's a Heritage area (no high-density Yay)!

The other P price - even in this market the quote feels there or thereabouts - the market is weaker, but not in my opinion for these types of entry-level homes in great neighbourhoods - families stretch themselves for these things when the offering is this good - so expect competition.  

And what actually is the offering - a beautiful mid-sized to ¾ period home in a sensational spot with a disaster of a reno. Now specifically, it's all very liveable right now and if you are not a "perfect house" family - just one for the practicalities, then there is everything here you need, sans a decent laundry - but OMG with just a little thought and not much more cash they could have enhanced the value of this home so much, not subtracted with the 1st year draftsmen reno at the rear - even the age of reno doesn't excuse the lack of class that went into this 1990's facelift.

So, buy it as a shell and live in it or rent it out while you save and get your plans through council and then give this home the rear reno a home of this class so richly deserves and get a real laundry and fix the master. 

Yard and parking work for me and you can after some mental dexterity work out a way to get in and out of the rear easily, in a both-ways forward direction.

Best opportunity at this price level in this area I have seen for 2 years - bang this is a beauty and even so at $3m plus a $1m make-it-your-own reno - it still stacks up long term - all of course subject to a pest and building and council approval.

This home is a beauty as an home or investment or both.



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We probably would have given up without you. Many thanks Gina!! It‘s been a wild ride hasn‘t it. Thank you and Mal for all your help. We probably would have given up without you! Now we can get emotionally invested in the place :) :) and imagine that brutalist reno!! We are celebrating - especially about the backyard and being settled ! See you soon and tha ...more

Tara & Dan


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Sold - 2:00 PM Feb 23 2019

Quote $2,700,000 - $2,900,000

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