1930’s Californian Bungalow

224 Railway Parade, Bayswater WA 6053

  • 2 bed
  • 2 bath
Sold $885,000

1930's Californian Bungalow

Built circa 1939, this Californian Bungalow is conveniently located within 6km of Perth City and sits on the fringes of Inglewood and Maylands. Rich with character features, the residence rests on a full sized 819 sqm block and benefits from underlying redevelopment potential. This opportunity is set to appeal to those wanting a character home close to the city without compromising on land size and those wanting a property with the scope to add value in the future.


/ 819 sqm Green Title block
/ Zoning – Residential (MIXED USE-RAC3)
/ Located on the fringes of Inglewood and Maylands and within approximately 6km of Perth City
/ Californian Bungalow
/ Original character features including ornate ceilings, jarrah floors, leadlight glass and original fireplace
/ Large rear garden for those wanting to cultivate a substantial garden with existing established trees and vegetable patch
/ A large “barn style” rear verandah for entertaining and dining outdoors
/ Various sheds perfect for storage, hobbies and garden equipment
/ Split-system air-conditioning to main bedroom and kitchen/living area
/ Cubby house to rear garden
/ Just metres from Meltham Train Station, making daily commutes to the City, Fremantle and Guildford effortless
/ Walk to Whatley Crescent and Eighth Avenue precincts

Overflowing with charm, this late thirties Bungalow benefits from natural light and well proportioned spaces. Anchored by the central living area, this space features leadlight windows, ornate cornices, an impressive ceiling rose and a beautiful original fireplace.

Adjacent to the living area is the spacious kitchen, with ample storage and space for a central island should the desire arise. Appointments include a gas cooktop, oven and double sink. This is a residence that lends itself to entertaining, with easy access from the kitchen to both the living and dining areas, as well as the rear verandah.

The two bedrooms are adorned with elaborate ornate ceilings and both feature built-in robes. These spaces each benefit from lovely natural light.

Both bathrooms have been stylishly renovated and modernised. The main bathroom features an elegant vanity, marble look tiles and a white colour palette. The secondary bathroom doubles as the laundry and includes a bathtub with overhead shower as well as a separate toilet.

The rear of the property is where this home really comes to life. With a substantial land holding, there is an incredible amount of space to entertain, flex those green thumbs and enjoy your down time. With a wrap-around “barn style” verandah, this area provides a wonderful space for parties and celebrations. The options are endless with the rear garden, with enough outdoor space for all your furry family members and an abundance of land area to cultivate your dream garden.

With underlying redevelopment potential, the opportunity exists to develop the property into a mixed-use development, providing added appeal to those wanting a property with significant upside.

With a location that positions you within just metres to Meltham Station, you can be in the City, Fremantle or Guildford effortlessly. Sitting on the fringes of Inglewood and Maylands, your immediate lifestyle options are plentiful. Located within close proximity to cafes, restaurants, grocery and specialty stores; you won’t be starved for choice here. Mount Lawley is also only minutes away.

Land Size
819 sqm

Property Features
  • House
  • 2 bed
  • 2 bath
  • Land is 819 m²
  • 4 Open Parking Spaces
224 Railway Parade, Bayswater WA 6053
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