Melbourne’s East offers the perfect combination of luxury living with close proximity to the Central Business District (CBD) and the very best Melbourne has to offer in gorgeous architecture, world-class entertainment, fine dining, spacious outdoor areas and everything in between to provide a high quality of life. From its stately mansions, leafy trees, and verdant parks, residents looking for the finest in amenities flock to this part of Melbourne and look for Mount Waverley houses for sale and real estate in Mt Waverley.

The district is rife with history and natural beauty, and maybe because of this, luxury living surrounds it. Sophistication reigns in homes as well as historic buildings that have stood the test of time. Proximity to parks, gardens, galleries, Melbourne’s leading private and public schools, and sporting venues make residing here ideal for those who appreciate the bespoke enchantment of Melbourne East luxury living. Here are some of the top six reasons why Melbourne East is a desired destination.

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1. Reserves, Reserves and More Nature Reserves!

Mount Waverley is sprawling with luscious nature reserves including Valley Reserve, Damper Creek Reserve, Regent Street Reserve, Pinewood Reserve, and Fairway Reserve. There’s nothing quite as spectacular as being able to choose from several nature reserves all within a short walking or driving distance. Whether you’re looking for a morning stroll to walk the dog or an afternoon BBQ and playground pit stop with the family, these reserves offer the very best in getting some fresh air.


2. MCC Glen Iris Valley Tennis Club

Is there anything in life really more luxurious than a good tennis club near home? Maybe fine dining and we’ll get to that, but let’s start with these beautiful 12 en-tout-cas tennis courts and a function room for hire with spectacular golf course views. Whether you’re looking for a social game with friends or showing off the competitive streak with team games, this glorious club has everything you need to break a sweat in a lap of luxury.

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3. Architectural Residence Wonders

Mount Waverley, situated in East Melbourne with its historic and trendsetting modern architecture, has its own gems when it comes to residences from historical federation farmhouses to an envy-inducing modern oasis. Spacious lawns, as well as planted flowers, revitalise those who enter its serenity. Strolling around Mt Waverley, there are several residences that are worth noting for future inspiration including Les Serin’s ‘swangsong’  of a Frank Lloyd Wright and the Prairie School of home design inspired modern marvel and Melbourne’s own architect, Maria Danos’s masterpiece, ‘The House of Primary Colours’. However, the newest exclusive residence in town is  Sienna Mt Waverley. Developed by leading developers, Five Squared Property Group, Sienna Mt Waverley is a premium selection of individually designed homes presiding over picturesque water views in the green heart of Sienna, named Aqua. Aqua is an absolute waterfront. The bespoke modern architecture is defined by the highest levels of quality and function from one of Melbourne’s most vibrant architectural studios.

Both inside and out, purposeful design and crafted detail give each home an air of exclusivity with the luxury of space and customised appointments. These homes are large in scale and grand in liveability the dual-level, 4 bedroom free-standing homes featuring high ceilings, two living zones, powder rooms to both levels, spacious outdoor entertaining decks and remote-controlled, 2 car garage with internal entry.

Reside at Mount Waverley’s award-winning residential destination, where luxury becomes part of your daily routine and intuitive architectural design transforms your lifestyle.

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4. Nearby Fine Dining

Fine Australian restaurants such as Clancy’s Restaurant, Overflow Cafe Wine Bar, Bensons, and South Society are a stone’s throw away, ensuring Melbourne’s East is truly an outstanding symbol of a fine life. Whether you’re looking to finalise a big deal, take the family out or grab a stellar Melbourne-quality coffee, there’s a beautiful cafe nearby to stop and take a mindful minute.

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5. Proximity to Melbourne’s leading private and public schools

Mount Waverley and Glen Waverley have an exceptional selection of Melbourne’s leading private and public schools. The high performing Mount Waverley Secondary College, Glen Waverley Secondary College, Wesley, Huntingtower, Avila College, Deakin University and several state and Catholic primary schools are all nearby, contributing to the precinct’s widespread appeal.

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6. Proximity to Melbourne

It’s no secret that Melbourne is a world-class city of opulence that offers the very best in life with entertainment, nightlife, food, and outdoor activities and it’s a treasure to sit less than 30 minutes from the heart of the city.

Melbourne’s East is rife with nature reserves, a premium tennis club, architectural residence wonders, leading private and public schools, fine dining and a city that is the epitome of why Melbourne’s East is home to luxury living.