Rathdowne Wollert combines all the features for which Villawood Properties is renowned but takes it even further through the inclusion of a proposed town centre with a retail element as well as a commercial precinct. Rathdowne takes its name from the iconic Rathdowne Street on the fringe of Melbourne’s CBD, evoking a cosmopolitan energy to bourgeoning suburb of Wollert.
Rathdowne will be a vibrant community with unique and interesting streetscapes and diverse housing options. With its proposed landmark Town Centre, exclusive Residents’ Club and distinctive landscape of waterways and green spaces, Rathdowne is set to be a premier destination like nowhere else.
Rathdowne’s vibrant heart will be a proposed Town Centre with landmark buildings created by one of Melbourne’s leading urban architectural practices. The town centre will comprise 5000m2 of retail floor space, including specialty retail, cafes, and a supermarket, and is well positioned within the community with bike and pedestrian paths connecting the proposed town centre to the entire neighbourhood.
The landscaping at Rathdowne will be as diverse as it is stunning and will leverage of the natural Wollert landscape including an adjoining natural conservation reserve, ancient river red gum trees and the Curly Sedge Creek. It will feature attractive tree lined streets, premium waterways, elevated green open spaces and an impressive landscaped entry boulevard.
Rathdowne’s many other features will make living here one of the easiest decisions you’ll make. Features for families include a proposed primary school, and council-run activities at the Community Centre in the Town Centre. To the north are the local sports ovals and more open spaces for an active lifestyle.
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