Two storied Colonial style Wallauwa built in 1917 by present owner grandparents and retained in the family since 1917. Entire building built with brick (not cabook), entire main roof ceilinged with Burma teak and covered with tiles (not sinhala Ulu)
Doors, windows and entire staircase (32 steps) and banisters (elegantly carved) also of burma teak. Upstairs floor boarded with burma teak.
Ground floor consists of a large outer verandah and patio, main drawing room and dining room (wooden high ceiling intricately carved ). Main doors are doubled doored with intricately carved fanlights and panels. Originally the ground floor consisted of three bedrooms and a doctor consulting room/study. Presently, consists of two large bedrooms and a dressing room,and attached toilets with modern amenities. Also consists of a Bar room and a large TV room/ Reading room. Large pantry, outer kitchen and servants quarters.
Upper Floor consists of a lounge, enclosed balcony turned into a reading room, three large rooms and a common toilet accessible through the lounge room. Also consists of a dressing room.
In all, five large bedrooms (18x16 feet) and two dressing rooms in entire house.
Off Galle Road, Moratuwa (2nd house on road abutting Galle road ) within walking distance to main Banks such as HSBC, NDB Bank, Sampath Bank, Schools such as Prince of Wales College & St Sebastian College, Supermarkets such as Cargills/ KFC., Anglican & Roman Catholic churches.
Extent of Land : 52 perches.
Ownership - Partition Title, family owned since 1917. Adjacent Properties owned by owner siblings.
Expected Price - (Negotiable)
inclusive of main items of period furniture
Genuine Principals only to contact,
Mr. Heshan Fernando
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