The Block TV Show’s Very Own Port Melbourne House Showcase

Melbourne / 12 Mar 2017

The popular hit TV show, The Block 2016, was filmed on location at a Soap Factory building in Port Melbourne. Port Melbourne used to be known as being run down and an undesirable place to live, however following the Block, the average price of each of the renovated apartments was well over 2million dollars, the highest selling apartment maxed at just under AUD 3million. But why wasn’t Port Melbourne ‘spotted’ earlier? Its prime location is only a bounce from the CBD, its close to the waterfront, which has been greatly ‘dolled up’ following recent refurbishments related to the Docklands developments. Port Melbourne is hip, cool, modern and fresh. We hope you enjoy the below collection of houses for sale in the area, some renovated, some offering potential for DIY renovations.



51 Edwards Avenue Port Melbourne Victoria 3207 / Source: hockingstuart albert park

This home is amazing, it’s a Bank House, and it delivers pure quality and luxury. The backyard showcases a beautiful green garden and the interior is absolutely devine. This 3bedroom (and study) home has an ensuite off the main bedroom, a theatre room, formal living spaces and beaut polished heated floors. The kitchen is amazing, with stone benchtops, walk-in pantry, 3 toilets. Solar power, video security systems, double glazed windows plus much much more. Such easy access to parks, the beach, Port Melbourne Primary school, public transport and so close to th Bay street café zone.


172 Albert Street Port Melbourne Victoria 3207 / Source: hockingstuart albert park

Showcasing impeccable period magnificence with today’s most modern trimmings, this liberally well-proportioned Victorian home offers delightful light filled living. Superbly situated in a calm terrace lined road, only minutes to the cosmopolitan locations of Bay Street, city bound open and easy transport and the beautiful Bay, this enamoring home speaks to a great way of life. Including high roofs, two huge roomy rooms with BIRs, a lovely gourmet kitchen with nearby living and eating area. A vast and private back garden is ideal for hanging out indoor/outside. There is a perfect ultra-modern toilet, clothing space, timber flooring, warming/cooling and a back shed. This house is prepared to move straight into and appreciate!


215 Princes Street Port Melbourne Victoria 3207

This home is absolutely exquisite, it is low maintenance living, that allows you to enjoy the amazing living culture of the Bayside. This property is really spacious and so light-filled that it feels incredible. The kitchen is well-equipped and perfect for the budding chef. There are three upstairs bedrooms, the master contains a ‘parent’s retreat’ and there is a central bathroom. The courtyard is incredible and as its north facing and can also be used for off street parking. Heaps of storage space and an awesome laundry. Close to facilities, shops, schools and cafes etc, this is such a great opportunity.


151 Dow Street Port Melbourne Victoria 3207

What an amazing location and staunch North facing zone that this tightly held Port Melbourne house is set upon. This home is a wonderful Victorian home, its comfortable and cozy as is or can be developed and sold or lived in. There is also a rare chance to extend, renovate or demolish and build from scratch (under the STCA) on the large 230sqm allotment (it also has a great deal of rear access through Adams Lane) and a double garage with rollers. The property includes two substantial bedrooms with robes, roomy and open plan living/dining with loads of light. Kitchens are amazing. The floorboards are polished, the laundry is practical and functional. This really is a rare opportunity to get into the prime Port Melbourne location up the road from the best of Bay Street and the Beach.