Auction Location: On-Site.
Brimming with original character features and offering all the comforts of a modern family lifestyle, this beautiful two-storey red brick home built in 1948 enjoys an elevated north-facing position with magnificent leafy views across a nature reserve on an extra-large 1214m2 allotment featuring a new heated swimming pool, basketball court and big grassy lawn just 7km from the Brisbane CBD.
With its enviable address so close to some of Brisbane’s top schools, this superb home with its charming multi-gabled roof, dormer windows and red brick chimney framed out front by an elegant sandstone boundary wall is a private family oasis. On arrival, make your way through the front gate and past the stunning pool and water fountain towards the home’s entrance. Once inside, character features abound including high ceilings, timber floors, decorative cornicing, VJ walls and picture rails which give the home its authentic period charm. These are complemented by sash windows, French doors, brand new internal doors and carefully selected Art Deco lighting.
Multiple living rooms throughout the home are filled with natural light and offer plenty of space to relax and entertain. These include the main lounge with new gas fireplace, meals room and open plan living area with kitchen, dining and family room. These in turn connect to the large rear deck that captures cooling breezes and offers wide open views across the beautiful nature reserve at the back of the property. In the pared-back kitchen you’ll find a brand new freestanding designer Falcon cooker, sleek black rangehood and crisp white splashback tiles with the kitchen being brought back to basics allowing you to bring your dream kitchen to life.
The master suite overlooks the pool area and includes a spacious sitting room and walk-in-robe. The main level also includes the main bathroom and two additional bedrooms, one with a private ensuite. Providing plenty of space for growing families, the home’s top level offers charming vaulted ceilings, a rumpus room with private balcony and two more bedrooms.
Outside, there is so much for families and work from home professionals to enjoy. At the front of the property you’ll find the sun-drenched Southern French-inspired pool area with its sandstone pavers, bench seating, outdoor shower and landscaped gardens with beautiful night lighting offering a picturesque setting for pool parties and family barbecues. In the backyard, the big grassy lawn has been newly levelled while a new basketball court with championship backboard and hoop will keep the kids entertained both day and night thanks to hooded LED flood lights illuminating the entire backyard.
Other features of this quality home include ducted and split-system air-conditioning, 5000L rainwater tank, automatic irrigation system, vegetable and herb garden, Chubb security camera system, high definition external camera system, intercom, electronic vehicle gate, fully fenced and dog friendly, four carports and additional underfloor space with loads of potential.
This wonderful property is walking distance to Ambrose Treacy College and close to Indooroopilly State School, Indooroopilly State High School, St Peters Lutheran College, Brigidine College and Brisbane Boys’ College with Indooroopilly Shopping Centre just 2 minutes away and easy access to public transport, the freeway, Legacy Way tunnel and the airport just 20 minutes away.