CHARMING MANSION ON SPRAWLING ACREAGE PROPERTY
Full of character, this magnificent north-facing Cape Dutch-style home is conveniently located in inner-Brookfield on 10,500m2 of sweeping park-like grounds with a stunning pool, outdoor pavilion, multiple living rooms, fireplaces and so much more. Built in 1974 and featuring the hallmarks of this distinctive and highly celebrated architectural style including ornate rounded gables, this exceptional family home is a private retreat surrounded by lush green lawns and established gardens.
Arrive at the stately circular driveway and make your way to the front doors before stepping inside the grand entry foyer with its impressive chandelier and spiral staircase. There are multiple large living spaces with either polished timber or parquetry floors throughout the home with double French doors opening onto cool covered patios and pergolas overlooking the gardens. The main sitting room features a traditional brick fireplace offering storybook charm and is the perfect place to gather with loved ones during the cooler months. Another fireplace is situated in the open plan living space connecting to the modern gourmet chef’s kitchen with two island benches, one in stainless steel for prep and the other with a breakfast bar for entertaining. There are also stylish stone benchtops, double Bosch wall ovens, a gas cooktop, Panasonic microwave, large soft-close storage drawers and cupboards, two double pantries, integrated Miele dishwasher, designer tapware, Zip instant boiling/chilled water tap, wine fridge, glass splashback and a comfy window seat to enjoy. A media room/gym runs off the open plan living room creating plenty of space for the whole family to find separation when needed while a spacious home office is privately tucked away with its own entry door. There are also stylish bathrooms with modern fixtures and finishes throughout.
The home’s bagged double cavity brick creates wonderfully quiet rooms with a study/library and bedrooms that open onto the long patio and overlook the gardens. The master bedroom is a tranquil retreat with a large dressing room and ensuite with shower, double vanity and separate toilet. On the upper level, attic ceilings add architectural interest to the two bedrooms, three additional multi-purpose rooms, sitting room and bathroom on offer. All of these take in beautiful views of the outdoor surrounds through delightful dormer windows. Outside, relax in the beautiful pool and entertain family and friends beneath the large outdoor pavilion and out amongst the completely usable grounds. Other features of this wonderful property include air-conditioning, fans, back-to-base security, wine cellar, double garage with storage cupboards, separate double storage shed, town and 30,000L tank water, sewered, hidden dog fence perimeter and an abundance of off-street parking for family, guests or clients.
This one-of-a-kind property just 11km from the Brisbane CBD is located just a short walk to Kenmore Village, Kenmore State High School and public transport.
- Air Conditioning
- Land is 10500 m²
- Floor Area is 700 m²
- 2 Garage
- Built In Robes
- Rumpus Room
- Open Fire Place