Auction Location: On-Site.
Designed to capture leafy views while maximising privacy, this builder’s own tri-level home boasts exceptional architectural finishes, a flowing layout that blurs the line between indoor and outdoor living, a pool built into the hillside and garaging for 4+ vehicles. With an enormous black granite tiled entertaining terrace of over 45m2, separate family zones and an exquisite central living floor of dark polished concrete, this masterfully constructed residence is visually striking and impressive in detail.
Engaging textures and colours of Balinese lava stone and silver travertine, rich spotted gum, expanses of glass and featuring a monochromatic palette throughout, delivered is an on-trend, enduring style aesthetic. In this elevated Fig Tree Pocket location, the home’s multiple living areas and master suite enjoy the most desirable aspect towards the north-east.
Set within an exclusive enclave, a shared driveway leads to the entrance of this residence. Gated, secure and accessed by way of remote control and visitor’s video intercom, the property’s landscape includes commanding eucalypts, grassed lawns and level, terraced areas.
The foyer at ground level presents the contemporary form that is to follow. A solid timber pivot frame door opens into a foyer lined with the distinctive grey lava stone; its stunning double height void filled with light. An open, dressed hardwood staircase leads to the first floor and as you turn around, an enormous pane of glass frames a view of the pool that sees an overhead waterfall cascading from the roofline and through your line of vision. Inherently soothing by day, this spectacle is particularly brilliant at night, lit up by blue LED lights.
The suspended concrete slab that is smooth, stylishly appealing and supremely durable, lends a commercial design edge as it boldly transitions through the principal living and accommodation areas. Corner opening sliding doors, floor to ceiling glass and louvred openings connect effortlessly with the outdoors, drawing in breezes and allowing peaceful views through the treetops to the surrounding district.
Voluminous living areas, individually, see high ceilings, bespoke inclusions, high-end finishes and adaptability in abundance. Open the doors to the granite tiled terrace framed by glass balustrades, and these combined spaces now offer spectacular, large scale entertaining destinations and an extraordinary, everyday liveability for all family members. Featuring a wall of grey porcelain tiles with spotted gum lined ceilings overhead, an outdoor kitchen with built-in BBQ, ducted rangehood and under bench appliance storage, alfresco dining is capably catered for.
The kitchen is dynamic in appearance and rewarding in its level of innovative inclusions, with an AEG induction cooktop, two AEG multifunction ovens and a Miele dishwasher fit to equip the modern cook with the latest in premium appliances. Streamlined black cabinetry conceals the entrance to the sizeable butler’s pantry and an elegant 40mm thick Caesarstone topped, elongated island seats eight. With a black quartz sink, an extra deep, plumbed-in fridge recess, smoky mirrored glass splashbacks and custom designed cocktail display and wine bar, whether entertaining in the formal dining room or taking food and drinks out to either terrace, this functional kitchen presents plenty of wow factor.
All on the same level, walk out onto the travertine paved poolside terrace and slip straight into the cool water. With no need for balustrading on its raised north-east side, stop awhile, rest your arms on the pool edge and enjoy the vistas. A solid, block-walled services corridor runs along the back of the house, leading to an external entry cedar lined sauna room, drying court and the laundry entrance.
With five bedrooms in total spread across both upper levels, good separation for parents, children and guests is assured. The luxurious master suite has one entire one wall of glass and, due to its elevated position, is blissfully private and tranquil. With louvres allowing a natural airflow and an idyllic aspect over swaying bamboo, designer sheers and block out drapes can be drawn to fully enclose the room for indulgent weekend sleep ins. A walk-in robe is complete with custom-built drawers and dressing table, while the ensuite features a freestanding bath, circular matt black basins and tapware, separate toilet, rain shower and floor to ceiling tiling in complementary shades of grey, black and white.
Throughout the residence, the continuation of interrelated tile designs, colours, fixtures and fittings maintain the consistent contemporary look and feel. A further two queen-sized built-in bedrooms on this level share a full family bathroom with a second freestanding bath. Convenient powder room amenities service the living and entertaining areas and are easily accessible for pool users via the external corridor.
Tall internal doors and ceiling heights ranging from 9ft to 10ft in the central living area, create light-filled rooms that possess a welcome, added volume.
Edged with glass balustrading and topped with a polished stainless-steel handrail, timber stairs ascend to the uppermost level of the residence, where a teenager’s retreat, rumpus or media area is located. All air-conditioned, this separate living zone features another two bedrooms and full bathroom with set-in bath, rain shower and separate toilet room.
Storage throughout all three levels of this home is plentiful, with extra-large built-in robes, games storage, multiple linen cupboards and laundry cabinets to ensure there is a place for everything.
At ground level, undercover garaging for 4+ vehicles together with workshop area and a separate, enormous 50m2 of enclosed additional working and storage space amount to a versatility that is yours to explore. Tradespeople and home business operators will be thankful for the three-phase power and will love the cooler temperatures under the concrete slab ceiling. Whether a gym, studio or creative arts zone is on your radar to develop, this space with separate entry, if desired, is ideal. Parking for two additional cars off-street is available behind the secure driveway gate.
Air conditioning has been installed with efficiency in mind. A discreetly vented, large ducted system cools the main living areas and split systems service bedrooms and the upper level where required. Crimsafe style screens have been fastened to accessible windows and doors and a C-Bus system controls and monitors visitor access cameras and the home’s automation applications.
Cleverly designed and well executed, enjoy the sophistication and prestige of living in one of the western suburb’s premium and most in demand locales. Situated only 9km from the CBD, family friendly Fig Tree Pocket enjoys plenty of parks, sports and recreation spaces, highly regarded schools and all the last minute daily, regular weekly and specialty designer stores and conveniences you could need at the nearby Indooroopilly Shopping Centre.
This residence presents an opportunity for discerning buyers to secure a luxurious, contemporary family home in which to start the new year.