Are you looking for a family home large enough to meet your growing needs or accommodate a blended family? A house ready for a family to move straight in or that you can make your own that is located on a quiet residential street within the Vermont Secondary College Zone? This fabulous property, complete with a five -bedroom family home, meets these needs and, with an expansive 719sqm approx. of prime land has versatile appeal. Whether you are seeking a family home with long term potential, want a flat block to build your dream home or looking for a great development opportunity (STCA) in an area where properties like this are not available often a visit to 29 Barbara St, Vermont is bound to impress. Everything about the design of this home has a family or dual-family living in mind. Lifestyle, comfort and privacy is paramount as seen by the expansive family living zone, freshly renovated outdoor entertaining deck that looks over a generously sized back yard and a design with plenty of options to either be together or find some privacy. You are welcomed into the home by a light filled living room with open fireplace, perfect for cosy winter nights or to escape and read a book. This could also be a great space for a home office or teenagers retreat. At this end of the home there are three bedrooms and one bathroom. The remaining two bedrooms are zoned privately at the rear of the home with sizable built in robes where you can enjoy the view of the entertainment area and also enjoy the use of a deep spa bath. As you walk through the centrally located kitchen you will find yourself in the hub of the home. This open plan area houses an ample kitchen with a BOSCH dishwasher overlooking a substantial meals/family space. Whilst the gas ducted heating throughout the house will keep you warm through winter the wood-burning fire creates additional warmth and comfort through the cooler months. For outdoor living, alfresco dining and entertaining the undercover deck will be a favourite throughout the year. Recently renovated and complete with new roof, privacy screen and café blinds this area is perfect for the adults to keep an eye on the kids playing outside or to watch the sun set over the Dandenong Ranges. This enticing space overlooks a large grassed backyard, ideal for those seeking a safe and private play area for children and pets, space for a pool, or even an edible garden for sustainable living and a shared family activity. Astute developers may also see immense value in building a second dwelling here or using the significant block as a new home site (STCA). Other pleasing additions include Tasmanian Oak floorboards, high ceilings, gas ducted heating, air-conditioning, split system heating/air-conditioning, ceiling fans, fresh painting, off-street parking and a number of outdoor storage options including two sheds. If location and safe family living is important to you, there's no going past this property. You're zoned to the tightly held Vermont Secondary College and within walking distance of Rangeview Primary School, Heatherdale Train Station, local buses, popular cafes, plus open green spaces that include Heatherdale Reserve. You're also a short drive to Eastlink, a number of shopping precincts including the recently renovated Eastland plus a number of other desirable amenities. This is the first time in 21 years this versatile family property has been made available. An inspection of this versatile offering will impress; do so without delay and avoid disappointment.