Lush and leafy Malvern, at just 8km south east of the CBD, is a prestigious suburb characterised by large period homes, charming gardens and regal old buildings. Popular with families and older couples who value the established infrastructure, the area’s growing cafe lifestyle also appeals to younger independent singles.
Alongside gracious old mansions, renovated Edwardians, Victorian’s and Art Deco homes, sit a diverse range of mid to late century apartments and contemporary new residential developments.
A central location, along with excellent tram and train services running directly into the city, also ensures easy access to all neighbouring areas, with St Kilda or Brighton beaches a short drive away.
Families with children can choose from Malvern Primary, St Josephs Primary, Malvern Central School and De La Salle College, while fur families have their run of numerous off-lead parks and reserves. Known for its splendid and historically significant gardens such as Hedgeley Dene and Central Park, residents have their pick of parks with playgrounds, ducks, sporting ovals and picnic grounds.
The Glenferrie Road shopping strip remains the hub of boutiques, cafes, deli’s, beauty salons and book stores, with High Street offering a range of Bridal stores and antique shops, newly refurbished Malvern Central with its vibrant array of stores, and renowned fashion behemoth, Chadstone Shopping Centre, conveniently close by.
Malvern’s brilliant swim centre, library, Theatre Company and Urban Forest development are just some of the delights of this expansive suburban enclave, why not let the MRE team of property professionals show you some more?