With hovering interval ceilings, a Zen-like backyard and distinctive fixtures, this transformed Salvation Military corridor is in contrast to most internal west homes.
In-built circa 1916, the previous Salvation Military corridor additionally has engineered flooring, a 200-year-old entrance door from Argentina and a business kitchen.
Listed with Cobden & Hayson’s Ben Southwell, 54-56 Carlisle Street is on the market with a $4.2m information.
Mr Southwell mentioned the homeowners have executed an unbelievable job to make sure the transformed corridor nonetheless retains loads of character.
“They needed to do one thing sympathetic to the unique design,” he mentioned.
“All the things has been in such a approach to make sure it takes nothing away from the corridor just like the extension, which blends effortlessly into the remainder of the corridor.”
The four-bedroom home on 378sqm retains unique Salvation Military signage, restored ornate cathedral ceilings and an unlimited open plan residing and eating area. The kitchen options stone benches, a business fuel cooker and privateness screens to shelter it from the remainder of the corridor.
Behind that is two flooring of bedrooms, together with a decrease degree suite with a designer bathtub and area for a big mattress. Upstairs has two bedrooms with built-in wardrobes and a shared toilet.
Mr Southwell mentioned the backyard stands out from most different transformed warehouses within the internal west.
“Most conversions don’t have any real out of doors area, however the homeowners have designed a backyard with north to east side and a fish pond,” he mentioned.
Different options of the property embrace off-street parking for 2 vehicles, fuel heating, ducted airconditioning and an out of doors barbecue kitchen.
Mr Southwell mentioned this home will appeal to a distinct sort of purchaser than what a typical dwelling in Leichhardt would.
“We’ve had individuals who weren’t actively trying to purchase, however wish to soar on this one due to the historical past and significance of the corridor,” he mentioned.
Earlier than the present homeowners undertook the transformation, Mr Southwell mentioned the constructing was used a images studio and an vintage seller.