This beautiful designer home with a front row seat to the main track of the heritage-listed Eagle Farm Racecourse in one of Brisbane’s most exclusive suburbs is a completely renovated double storey Hamptons-style Queenslander with a rooftop terrace and sparkling pool on a generous 549m2 allotment where lifelong memories with you and your loved ones will be made. The house, land and location is a winning trifecta just 6km to the Brisbane CBD!
Offering classic sophistication, contemporary elegance and family-friendly practicality, make no mistake this dream home looks like it has been lifted straight from the pages of a magazine. Its kerbside appeal is achieved with a charming white picket fence, triple gabled roof, modern colour scheme, hedgerows, magnolia trees and an elegant entry arbour at the front gate.
Perfectly suited to the Queensland lifestyle, this high-quality family home offers character features including high ceilings, French doors, breezeways, VJ walls and sash windows. At the back of the home, a modern extension blends in seamlessly with the look and feel of the original house.
On the ground level, a large open plan area bathed in natural light with soaring ceilings comprising the kitchen, dining and lounge room is the heart of the home. The modern gourmet entertainer’s kitchen is beautifully appointed and includes two 900mm and 600mm ILVE freestanding ovens with gas cooktops, contemporary subway tile and window splashbacks, shaker cabinets, canopy rangehood, stone island bench with designer lighting overhead, breakfast bar seating and hidden laundry for ultimate convenience.
Gorgeous oak timber floors run throughout this space which overlooks the fully landscaped outdoor entertaining area complete with wrap-around deck, stunning heated pool, grassy lawn, fruit and olive trees and timber bench seating. The pool is elegantly surrounded by frameless glass fencing for optimal integration and visibility.
On the ground floor of this wonderfully spacious family home you’ll also find a media room, two bedrooms with built-in-robes, a home office with separate front entrance, luxurious designer bathroom, powder room, mudroom and lots of storage space.
With multiple living spaces and bedrooms both upstairs and downstairs, you can tailor the rooms to suit your lifestyle and relax in the knowledge the house will adapt to the changing needs of your growing family as the years go by.
The main bedroom is located on the upper level and includes a large walk-in-robe plus built-in-robe and drawers and a stylish ensuite. There are also two additional bedrooms with built-in-robes on this level, along with a bathroom, powder room and living room opening onto the spacious undercover front deck overlooking the racecourse.
For the best seat in the house, climb the elegant stairwell to the rooftop terrace for 360 degree views taking in the racecourse with the curve of the track directly in front of you offering your very own unbeatable and private entertaining space for race day events. Take a seat at the bar to watch the horses galloping for the win and fire up the BBQ for a relaxed lunch on the sun-drenched terrace or dinner beneath the stars.
Other valuable features of this dream home include ducted air-conditioning, stylish plantation shutters throughout, keyless entry, retractable awnings and fly screens, Crimsafe doors, garden lights and double remote lock-up garage.
– Walk to Racecourse Rd with specialty shops, cafes and restaurants
– 5 minutes to Portside with restaurants and access to river walk which gets you all the way to Breakfast creek which then flow onto additional walkways and parks right up to New Farm Park
– Access to multiple bike paths which lead to parks and Nudgee Beach
– Quick drive to Hamilton Ferry Wharf with parking available
– Access to arterial roads to Sunny Coast and Gold Coast
– Private school buses pick up and drop off from local shops at end of street
– Close proximity to 24hr Woolworths and DFO
– 6km to Brisbane CBD
– 5km to Brisbane Airport
Mon-Fri – trains run from 5.42am – 7.42pm every half hour Saturday – trains run from 7.42am-7.42pmhourly Sunday – no trains