Our home in Richmond is a two level spacious warehouse apartment located in the inner city of Melbourne
From the front door you enter into a garden courtyard and BBQ eating area.
Inside the home the downstairs area has the kitchen eating area, a lounge TV area and formal dining.
The laundry is also located downstairs.
Upstairs there are two double bedrooms both with their own bathroom and toilet and also a cosy TV reading room as well
Off the master bedroom is a spacious balcony deck area that overlooks the City and the Melbourne Cricket Ground.
Heating and air conditioning is downstairs and in the master bedroom upstairs.
The apartment is located 5 minutes from the City centre and is accessed by both trains and trams.
At the end of my very quiet lane is the bustling Bridge Road that has cafes, restaurants, supermarkets and great shopping. One kilometre away is Victoria street that is famous for an excellent variety of Vietnamese and Asian cuisine
In my neighborhood I live in a very quiet residential area and where the apartment is situated in a non thoroughfare lane so there is no through traffic.
The MCG, National Tennis Centre and Soccer Stadium are all in walking distance. Also the Yarra river, Fitzroy Gardens and the Botanical gardens are within 10 minutes as well. Bike paths and walking tracks are all immediately close by to enjoy too.
The location offers very easy access to traveling around Melbourne using public transport and a car is definitely not essential
Melbourne offers a great range of multi cultural cuisine - Greek, Italian, Thai, Chinese, Vietnamese, French, Spanish etc.
Wine regions all within one hours drive from Richmond are the Mornington Peninsula, the Yarra Valley and Gisborne.
Melbourne also offers a great variety of Micro Brewery and Independent Pubs and Bars
The choice of Theatre, Art Galleries and Music is wide and varied to suit all tastes.
And Melbourne is the home of individual live music gigs including Blues, Jazz, Garage Bands, Indy, Rock and Latin
St Kilda beach is a 20 minute trip away with groovy cafes and bars and a very cosmopolitan atmosphere
Melbourne is a very exciting multi-cultural and diverse City for your next holiday destination