David Walker-designed Vaucluse home most expensive sale: RP Data

An architecturally designed-David Walker home in Vaucluse sold under the hammer for $5.15 million, making it this week’s most expensive sale, according to RP Data.

Located at 54 Olola Avenue, the five-bedroom sold on September 17.

The double level residence features four bathrooms, an atrium style entry, high ceilings, timber floors and wool carpets.

Situated on 759 square metres, the property also includes an entertaining terrace and pool with harbour views.

The home last traded in 1988 for $1.15 million.

Listing agent David Greenblo says the 1930s or 1940s home has undergone a significant transformation, making it now unrecognizable.

The property was listed with Martin Maskin and David Greenblo of Raine & Horne Double Bay.

The median house price in Vaucluse is $2.78 million, a 13.1% decline in the past five years, according to RP Data.

Most expensive sales:

54 Olola Avenue, Vaucluse, NSW, 2030, five-bedroom house, sold at auction on September 17 by Raine & Horne Double Bay for $5.15 million

20 Mansion Road, Bellevue Hill, NSW, 2023, five-bedroom house, sold on September 19 by BradfieldCleary Real Estate for $4.2 million

231 Burke Road, Glen Iris, VIC, 3146, five-bedroom house, sold at auction on September 21 by Abercromby's Real Estate Armadale for $3.705 million

116 Stanhope Street, Malvern, VIC, 3144, five-bedroom house, sold at auction on September 21 by Marshall White Real Estate Armadale for $3.475 million

89 Claremont Avenue, Malvern, VIC, 3144, four-bedroom house, sold at auction on September 21 by Marshall White Real Estate Armadale for $3.22 million

28 Ryeburne Avenue, Hawthorn East, VIC, 3123, four-bedroom house, sold at auction on September 21 by Marshall White Hawthorn for $3.175 million

21 Mermaid Avenue, Maroubra, NSW, 2035, five-bedroom house, sold at auction on September 21 by Home Estate Agents Bronte for $3.01 million

47 Drummond Street, Carlton, VIC, 3053, four-bedroom house, sold at auction on September 21 by Woodards Real Estate Carlton for $2.935 million

78 Middle Harbour Road, Lindfield, NSW, 2070, four-bedroom house, sold at auction on September 21 by Belle Property Killara for $2.78 million

107 Finch Street, Malvern East, VIC, 3145, four-bedroom house, sold at auction on September 21 by Marshall White Real Estate Armadale for $2.7 million

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