LOCHIEL - TIMELESS ELEGANCE WITH STATE OF THE ART FUTURISTIC LIVING
This mansion, Lochiel, is a Queensland landmark. Named by J F Buckland in 1858, 33 years after Brisbane was first settled, it is situated in the most prestigious suburb in Queensland, Hamilton Hill. There are sweeping views of the city, river and Story Bridge from almost every room of this elegant masterpiece. In a suburb where even the smallest house blocks are desperately sought after, this is truly a rare and extremely valuable property with over half an acre of land and 200 year old trees.
As you practice your putting on the four hole putting green, your family plays in the garden or the games room with 20ft ceilings. Even as you work in your study, the views of the city are captivating. At night the gardens come alive with sensor activated mood lighting, the perfect backdrop for entertaining guests in the large outdoor BBQ and entertainment area and River Fire and New Years Eve fireworks create an enchanting display of dazzling proportions each year.
The twin sensor electronic gates sense your vehicle has entered the compound and automatically close behind you. You enter the residence via a keyless entry Fortress alarm system which automatically disarms the alarm and greets you. It allows you to command your home over the phone, you can open the gates, dim the lights, turn on the cinema or open the front door from anywhere in the world. Movement activated, infrared, high resolution security cameras with 24hr digital recording ensure the safety of your home and family. These cameras also assist with monitoring children in the pool area and pool house. Internet integration permits video monitoring of your home from any location world wide.
There are so many indulgences to enjoy in this majestic home, large two pac and granite kitchen, marble bathrooms, cathedral ceilings, grand bay windows, French doors, four marble fireplaces juliette balconies, large balcony off the master bedroom overlooking the river and city, together with five bedrooms, six bathrooms, study, formal dining room, informal dining room, powder room, wine cellar, cinema and games room with bar. There are four remote garages with sandstone walls, remnants of their original use as horse stables in 1858. A spectacular property of this nature is simply unique and irreplaceable. There will never be another property like this.
- Land is 2344 m²
- Floor Area is 1000 m²
- 4 Garage