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227 Lawrence Hargrave Drive, Thirroul, NSW 2515

Iconic Thirroul Residence In Exclusive Beachside Location

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Presenting a once in a lifetime opportunity, this Queen Anne style home exhibits wonderful craftsmanship and ornate detailing synonymous with the character and identity of Thirroul.
Estimated to have been built in 1913, 'Beechworth' is your chance to own a slice of Thirroul's history on the water's edge!


With the ocean visible from your bedroom balcony, this home delivers a vibrant beach lifestyle only a 150m (approx.) to the sandy shores of Thirroul Beach.
A short stroll down the road will take you to the iconic Thirroul Beach Pavilion and Surf Life Saving Club, or hop on the Illawarra cycleway and explore other neighbouring beach towns including Austinmer Beach, only moments from your door.

The eclectic village centre is brimming with retail outlets, supermarkets, services and plenty of trendy wholefood cafes.

A 10-minute walk to Austinmer Train Station and readily accessible to the highway, the property is positioned 20-minutes (approx) from Wollongong and 90-minutes (approx) from the Sydney CBD.


Exuding exquisite street appeal, a wrought iron fence and a quintessential wrap-around front porch welcome you to this distinguished home.

From the moment you step inside, you'll be mesmerised by the incredible workmanship on display. The soaring high ceilings are adorned with elaborate panelling, the windows are delicately crafted with eye-catching colours of leadlight while the rich timbers of the flooring and French doors add an element of warmth throughout the home.

Unfolding over two levels, the lower floor reveals a generously sized living room that flows to the central dining room. A rustic-style kitchen hints at the home's glorious past with gorgeous custom timber cabinetry and an original fireplace. Quality appliances, a dishwasher and a huge pantry provide the family with all the modern-day cooking essentials they need.

Accommodation on the ground floor comprises three well-appointed bedrooms which share an updated family bathroom where a beautiful clawfoot bath takes centre stage.
Internal stairs ascend to the master wing, a private sanctuary which boasts a sun-drenched balcony serving up spectacular ocean views through the tropical trees.
The master bedroom also features a walk-in robe and a deluxe ensuite. Across the hall awaits the study, a flexible space that could be used as a parents lounge, nursery, library or 5th bedroom.

Perched on approximately 696m2 of impeccably well-maintained grounds, enjoy afternoon tea in the charming garden patio while pets & children roam on the lush, green lawn.
Other notable attributes of this unique home include an internal laundry, split system air-conditioning and multiple fireplaces. The property also appreciates side access which leads to an over-sized lock-up garage with ample onsite parking.


This historic residence captures the essence of a bygone era while relishing in a beachside address.

Whether you choose to spend your days surfing the waves, hiking the trails of the escarpment or discovering new cafés and eateries, living in Thirroul offers an enviable, laidback seaside lifestyle.

Homes of this calibre are both special and rare. This remarkable home deserves your inspection today.