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This 1900s cottage in Parnell for sale comes with a spacious backyard

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This original circa 1900s cottage is nestled on a flat 809sqm freehold site in a prime location a short walk from Parnell’s vibrant cafes, restaurants, boutique shops, and galleries


  • Address: 79 Brighton Road, Parnell
  • Land Size: 809sqm
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Parking: 2 cars

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This 1900s cottage in Parnell for sale comes with a spacious backyard

Offering an alluring façade and with a north westerly aspect, this character-filled cottage is positioned on the right side of the road to capture the afternoon sun. In the sought-after single house zone and with the home sitting on the front of the site, the rear section is a blank canvas with plentiful space for discerning purchasers to extend the current dwelling or to possibly build a contemporary new home upon.

A covered front veranda feeds into a central hall where three generous bedrooms share a family bathroom complete with a dual sink vanity. An intimate lounge is beautifully appointed with a crisp white palette of materials. The kitchen features a gas cooktop, a butler sink, country-style cabinetry and abundant windows that permeate natural light throughout.

There is potential to push out the kitchen to the north west to extend the floorplan if desired. The master bedroom opens to a sun-drenched cobbled patio and expansive back lawn dotted with easy-care gardens, established hedging and mature trees. A double carport and off-street parking provide further convenience.

This charming home is in zone for Epsom Girls Grammar, Auckland Boys Grammar, and Parnell Primary and is conveniently located close to other sought-after schools, transport links, and the Auckland CBD. In a handy location close to an array of amenities and offering ample outdoor space with abundant potential this property is a must-see! Move-in and enjoy taking the time to plan for the future.

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