Behind the picket fence sits this charming period home circa 1874 home which has been tastefully restored, perfectly positioned within walking distance to the Castlemaine Railway station and town centre. Retaining original period features including high ceilings, Baltic pine floorboards, open fire places, timber double hung windows and featuring three bedrooms, large family bathroom with freestanding bath, separate laundry, powder room and central hallway opening to the north facing open plan living spaces at the rear. Cleverly configured, the kitchen has a country feel with timber cabinetry, 900mm stove and granite benchtops with the original double sided fireplace being a storage space in the kitchen and a fireplace in the dining area. French doors from both the dining area and living room open onto the sunny deck overlooking the newly landscaped garden. Additionally the property has been re-roofed, there is a split system air conditioner, ducted gas heating, ceiling fans and an integrated 3kw solar system.