Newtown, Victoria trophy home Raith listed with record breaking hopes

Newtown, Victoria trophy home Raith listed with record breaking hopes
Staff reporterDecember 7, 2020

The mid-1880s Newtown trophy home Raith, has been listed with record breaking hopes for the area near Geelong.

The five-bedroom, five-bathroom house sits on a 0.64 hectare block.

Situated at 2 Raith Terrace, Dale Whitford of Whitford is marketing the property.

It is on the market with a price guide of $6,750,000 to $7,250,000.

Located with walking distance of the Barwon River it has been renovated and extended to an high standard while retaining its period integrity.

Highlights include: bi-fold glass doors linking the family hub to north-facing private gardens; underground cellar; wrap-around verandah among a suite of heritage features; and zoned heating and cooling throughout.

Outdoors are twin four-car garages, a sweeping circular driveway, glass house with heated 25m lap pool, spa, sauna and gym and a three-bedroom guest house. 

The current Geelong record is over $5 million, set in March this year. 

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