Gary Peer & Associates Windsor
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Located 5 km southeast of the CBD, Windsor is considered one of Melbourne’s best up and coming neighborhoods. The population consists of mainly independent youth (34.2%) and maturing and established independent residents (25.1%). The median age of residents is 34.
The area is ideal family or independent living. The suburb is ideal for a leisurely lifestyle. Located at the Southern end of Chapel Street, Windsor is in walking distance to an abundance of restaurants, cafes, pubs, retail stores and cinemas. The Windsor end of Chapel Street has a local feel and is known to be distinct to the Northern Side for being more bohemian. Yet, development continues, the area is offering highly sought-after real estate, with many high-end retail options and restaurants being opened next to the smaller retro-type clothing and vintage stores. This means that the suburb has the best of everything. As well as offering unbeatable options for shopping, nightlife and cafes, Windsor is home to top schools, universities, childcare centers and wonderful recreational venues. The area is also serviced by numerous public transport options making it easily accessible.
House Styles: Windsor contains a diverse mix of housing, including medium density apartments, Victorian terrace housing, high-rise apartment buildings, modern houses and semi-detached cottages.
Best known for: The suburb has many landmarks, including the historic Presentation Convent (now a secondary school), the Stonnington Primary School, old post office, Telstra exchange tower and a campus of Swinburne University. The suburb also features new design, including the award winning Windsor Fire station, by architects Edmund and Corrigan. In Raleigh Street are the K2 apartments, a Sustainable architecture built in 2006, to the design of Hansen Yuncken and features passive solar design, recycled and sustainable materials, photovoltaic cells, wastewater treatment, rainwater collection and solar hot water.
Nearby Shopping Centres/Strips: Chapel Street shops, Prahran Central, Jam Factory, Como Centre.
Popular Cafés/Restaurants: Journeyman, Borsch, Vodka & Tears, The Smith, Misty’s Diner, Lucky Coq, Fonda Mexican, Tusk, Mr Mister Café, Huxtaburger, Patee Thai, Kid Boston, Zimari, Marmara, School of 7 Bells.
Train Stations: Windsor Station, Prahran Station, Hawksburn Station, Balaclava Station, South Yarra Station
Tram Routes: 78, 64
Bus Routes: Punt Road is one of the main bus thoroughfares in Melbourne and passes through the western side of the suburb.
Parks: Winsdor Siding, Chris Gahan Reserve, Gladstone Gardens, Alma Park, Princes Gardens, Grattan Gardens, Stonnington Gardens
Schools: Stonnington Primary School, St Kilda Park Primary School, South Yarra Primary School, Toorak Primary School, Melbourne High School, MacRobertson Girls High School, St Michael’s Grammar School, Wesley College Melbourne, The King David School.
Surrounding Suburbs: Prahran, St Kilda, St Kilda East
Median House Price: $951,000
Median Unit Price: $537,000
Local Government: Cities of Port Phillip and Stonnington