The grand dimensions and classic solid red brick style of No. 8 Gray Street are typical of its era-around 1929 when the dwelling was built. A more recent addition authentically matches the original and provides a modern light filled kitchen and spacious sunroom with picture windows. High ceilings, a central hallway, formal entry and decorative finishes including lead lighting are attractive eye-catching features. There is generous space throughout providing five bedrooms and two main living areas. Most of the home has been re-wired and generally appointments are excellent including solar HWS, ceiling fans, a reverse cycle air con and solid fuel heater.
The spacious 950m2 site easily accommodates the 11.0m x 6.0m brick lock up four car garage. The dwelling is not in perfect condition however with some structural issues plainly evident which need to be carefully assessed and dealt with by a new owner. On the upside an appreciation for the enduring style, iconic character and size of the home, set as it is on a large site a stroll from the CBD, will pay dividends for an enthusiastic capable and owner who can undertake the restoration and repairs required. $349,000.