SOLD By Jason Adcock $1.715 Million
This classic, charming and beautifully renovated Queenslander with architecturally designed modern extension is immaculately presented combining all the character of its heritage past with all the conveniences of contemporary living. With its desirable street address in a quiet bushland setting in this leafy and family friendly inner-city suburb, this five bedroom home provides everything you could ever want for the idyllic family lifestyle. This extraordinary home was renovated and extended just five years ago with the addition of the stunning pool.
On arrival, make your way past the picket fence through the landscaped gardens and up the sandstone steps to the classic front entrance on the wide wrap-around verandah where the black timber front door is surrounded by stained glass windows with charming coach lights either side. Step inside this exquisite home where every room opens to either the garden, the verandah or the balcony, providing an indoor/outdoor connection to every room that embraces the Brisbane lifestyle. There is a timeless beauty about the central hallway with arch, leading to the various rooms located on the main level in both the original home and the modern extension. The large and sophisticated chef’s kitchen with its pitched roof is an absolute dream and perfect for entertaining. It features imported European joinery by Poliform, oversized island bench, quality Siemens appliances including induction cooktop, oven, combination steam oven and integrated dishwasher, ample cupboard space, glass splashback reflecting the pool and feature pendant lights.
Wake up to the sounds of the kookaburras in your luxurious and private master retreat separated from the other bedrooms on the lower level of the modern extension and complete with walk-in-robe and stylish ensuite. Entertain in the spacious undercover patio featuring high ceilings and looking out to the sparkling heated pool with water fountains and sundeck through frameless glass fencing. There is also a private cottage behind the pool with its own guest room, walk-in-robe, ensuite and deck. This marvellous home is set on a generous 701m2 allotment with lush and level green lawns providing the perfect area for the kids to run around, kick a ball or play backyard cricket. You will also enjoy a wonderful sense of space and privacy with the neighbours set back from the fence.
Period features of this truly special home include gable roof, timber floors, double hung windows, ornate breezeways, leadlights and VJ boards. Other valuable features include solid American Oak and polished concrete floors in the modern extension, Poliform joinery in the laundry and master bedroom, imported designer pendant lighting by Moooi and Caravaggio, Glass Stax door system to the courtyard, rainwater collection bladder servicing toilets and double glazed and tinted rear windows for energy efficiency. There is also ducted air-conditioning for year-round comfort, stainless steel ceiling fans in the living areas and a back to base monitored security alarm. With its close proximity to the CBD and easy access to the freeways, quality schools, universities and shopping and restaurant precincts, everything is at your fingertips.
- Air Conditioning
- Land is 701 m²
- Floor Area is 527 m²
- 2 Garage
- Remote Garage
- Rumpus Room
- Outdoor Entertaining