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Wallsend 62 Metcalfe Street

Sold $832,500
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Gorgeous Period Home with Modern Updates Will Have You at Hello

This gorgeous period weatherboard home has travelled through time gracefully with a host of stylish updates adding contemporary appeal. Behind a captivating facade, the beauty continues inside where polished timber floorboards flow underfoot, stunning decorative high ceilings soar above, and dado boards and picture rails add a fine finishing touch. A delightful sunroom on entry precedes the spacious nature of the lounge and dining area that invites the household to come together in the heart of the home. Three generous bedrooms are serviced by a charming family bathroom, while under the home the large laundry features a second shower and w/c delivering family-sized comfort. The island kitchen sits at the rear with easy flow onto the Merbau deck. Elevated above the leafy backyard with a sunny north-easterly aspect, you are going to love this spot that's wonderfully private for alfresco entertaining and where lorikeets and black cockatoos come to say "Hello." Corner block positioned with an oversized double garage accessed off Close Street, the edible backyard completes this heart-warming property. Stroll to parkland and sports ground as well as Wallsend Public school, and Wallsend Village is nearby for all your shopping needs. Easy access to buses and link roads into and out of the city as well as the University of Newcastle make the daily commute a breeze.

- Weatherboard and tile home on 506sqm corner block with NE rear aspect and freshly painted facade
- Landscaped front garden, edible rear garden with veggie patch, chicken coop, mango, citrus, passionfruit and blueberries
- Ducted air-conditioning and gas heating keeps things comfortable
- Ornate plaster ceiling, timber floors, dado boards, picture rails add charm and character; new statement lighting throughout
- Caesarstone island kitchen with Ilve gas stove, microwave & Miele dishwasher
- Three robed and carpeted bedrooms served by subway tiled bathroom with shower over bath; second shower and w/c in laundry under the home
- Covered Merbau deck is wonderfully private with pleasant district outlook
- Double gates into garden plus oversized double garage accessed off Close St
- Land rates are approximately $1900 per year
- Water rates are approximately $860 per year

Disclaimer: We have obtained all information in this document from sources we believe to be reliable; however, we cannot guarantee its accuracy. Prospective purchasers are advised to carry out their own investigations.


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Property Information

  • Land area approx 506sqm
  • Council Rates $1900/year
  • Water Rates $860/year

Property Features

  • Uncovered Carspaces 2

Local Information Wallsend

Nearest Schools*
  • Government Schools
  • Independent Schools


  • Wallsend Public School
  • Elermore Vale Public School
  • Wallsend South Public School


  • Callaghan College Wallsend Campus
  • Callaghan College Jesmond Campus
  • Glendale High School


  • John Hunter Hospital School
  • Wetlands Environmental Education Centre
  • Kotara School


  • Newcastle Waldorf School
  • Macquarie College
  • Bishop Tyrrell Anglican College


  • St Patrick's Primary School
  • Our Lady of Victories Primary School
  • St John's Primary School


  • Margaret Jurd College
  • Aspect Hunter School, Cardiff Satellite
  • Aspect Hunter School, Waratah West Satellite
* Nearby schools are selected based on straight-line distance only.
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