House of the week: A North Melbourne warehouse conversion in the old Gasworks precinct

Posted on 28 Feb 2020, 10:58 a.m.


Part-art installation, part-cutting-edge cool, 100 per cent astonishing.

The building housing this incredible sensory journey is part of the old Gasworks precinct and the glorious red brick exterior with its tall, arched windows is a beautiful thing. Once inside though, it’s like moving through layers and levels and planes inside which a home is “arranged”.

Beyond the handsome Japanese garden step into what looks like a fairly conventional hallway until you realise the internal wall is three-quarter height, acting merely to delineate the space.

Historic Canterbury mansion listed for eye-watering $42 million to $46 million

Posted on 28 Feb 2020, 10:08 a.m.


The historic mansion known as Shrublands, in the heart of Canterbury, has been listed for sale with an eye-watering price range of $42 million to $46 million.

The nine-bedroom, nine-bathroom home at 16 Balwyn Road has only had four owners over its almost 170-year history, and is now looking for its fifth.

“It’s looking for its next custodian,” Abercromby’s Real Estate director Jock Langley said.

Mr Langley, one of the agents on the sale, said the current owners had decided to sell after years of renovation to bring it back to its former glory. Read MORE:

New Laws on Pets in Rental Properties start on 2nd March.

Posted on 27 Feb 2020, 12:43 p.m.


New laws on pets to start on 2 March 2020
From Monday, 2 March 2020, new laws mean it will be easier for renters to have a pet.
Renters can keep pets at a rental property, with the written permission of the rental provider (landlord). Rental providers can only refuse permission with approval from the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (VCAT).
Under the law, a pet is any animal except an assistance dog.
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Maddie's Shield #4 - Celebrity T20

Posted on 18 Feb 2020, 9:58 a.m.

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Last Sunday on the 16th of February, Abercromby’s were proud to help support the Maddie's Shield #4 Celebrity T20 Match. Hugh Hardy volunteered his services as the Auctioneer for the day, achieving a fabulous result!

Overall the day was a great success, with all monies raised going to Maddie Riewoldt's Vision

When Architecture Becomes Art

Posted on 13 Feb 2020, 2:49 p.m.

Explore Gasworks, 90 Macaulay Road, North Melbourne, featured on Domain TV last weekend #luxury #luxuryproperty #melbourne #abercrombysrealestate

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