In a serene Strathmore neighbourhood backing onto the open spaces of Strathnaver Reserve, this distinctive home presents an outstanding family lifestyle with its floorplan flexibility, long list of features and terrific indoor/outdoor living spaces. Filled with natural light, the home's extended split-level design comprises 5 generous bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, open-plan lounge/dining area and spacious living room at the rear. Add to this a beautifully-appointed modern kitchen with stone benchtops, soft-close drawers, Fisher & Paykel cooking appliances (including dual ovens) and integrated Miele dishwasher. Other highlights include heating and cooling throughout, alarm system, solar power, efficient LED lighting and solid hardwood floors, family-sized laundry and excellent storage spaces. Step outside to a wonderfully private north-facing backyard complete with undercover entertaining area, large solar-heated pool and gate to reserve, plus home office and adjoining garage (remote-controlled), carport and two additional front off-street parking spaces. Within the Strathmore Secondary College zone, it's also close to Moonee Ponds Creek Trail, Mascoma Street buses, local shops, Strathmore North Primary School as well as easy access to Citylink and Tullamarine Freeway.