Auction Location: On-Site.
With over 250m of absolute Brisbane River frontage, this secluded prestige acreage property with sprawling single level residence, offers its new owners an incredibly rare slice of paradise, where the only close neighbours are the local wildlife who call this area their home.
Experience an unrivalled family lifestyle high above the river’s edge; the gentle undulation from the home’s site allowing far reaching, peaceful views that you will never tire of. Whether to partake in water sports from the private pontoon, swim in the undercover pool or ride horses or bikes on this very large land parcel, a multitude of recreational choices are yours to explore.
As the largest useable river fronting allotment in Brisbane right now at 89031m2, this destination is not only an indulgent private retreat determined to enrich the lives of those who live here now, but a unique opportunity to attain and preserve a considerable expanse of precious, natural habitat.
With a refined exterior design, stylishly contemporised interiors displaying supreme finishes, and the owners’ deliberate undertaking to provide their family with an exceptional level of comfort and luxury, this wonderful home delivers it all, in spades.
A one-kilometre exclusive use road brings you into the property, past a video intercom security monitored entry gate and along a gently winding, all-weather bitumen track. Picturesque scenes of eucalypt woodland open out to formal, level landscaped and grassed surroundings, the concrete driveway from that point on, directing you to the front entrance and parking area of the residence.
Rich, warm timbers, a hand-laid stone framed portico and black marble and charcoal highlights set the tone for the continuation of design that appears throughout. Double cedar doors, a stunning vaulted atrium with skylights and grey, large format tiles lead down a step, and then another, into the vast central living areas and the full-width poolside deck that lays beyond. You’ll notice immediately how cool the interiors are. Bi-fold doors open completely across the rear of the home, letting in beautiful breezes and granting unobstructed views out to the river.
Outdoor entertaining whether for a few, or for large gathering of friends and family, is perfectly catered for. Completely undercover and providing welcome shade protection for swimmers at all times of the day, the 20m lap swimming and large, child friendly wading area of the L-shaped pool is ideal for all ages and capabilities.
Where cooking is your passion, you will want for nothing in this outstanding chef inspired kitchen. This is an elegant combination, with the use of marble look engineered stone and timber, an abundance of 2pac soft close deep drawers and cabinets, a waterfall edged island bench with stone facing feature and the most incredible array of premium appliances.
Advanced, innovative German Siemens products feature exclusively. Installed at a perfect user-friendly height, the combination oven, steam oven, microwave and coffee machine are accessed effortlessly. With a wide induction cooktop and rangehood, fully integrated dishwasher and double fridge/freezer combinations all built in immaculately within high quality cabinetry, the space is streamlined and superbly functional. A large capacity, tall Vintec wine fridge is an entertainer’s delight and a collectors must have.
High ceilings feature throughout the residence enabling an incredible feeling of space and light. Five oversized built-in bedrooms are spread throughout the flowing layout, with the master suite an indulgent retreat inspired space. With an enormous walk-in robe and luxurious ensuite with dual vanity, open shower and high-quality fittings, the master bedroom is blissfully relaxing, and opens fully to the pool deck via sliding glass doors.
One bedroom is currently utilised as a home office and has an adjoining guest’s powder room. Two further bedrooms are large and light and are ideally separated, one has a private ensuite and deck access, the other is incredibly spacious for young children to play in now and will be roomy enough to add in a desk and sofa when it’s time to study.
The largest bedroom has been personalised and accessorised for a couple of children to share but would easily adapt to create a fantastic teenager’s retreat. With lounge, reading, music and playing areas, a powder room and oversized, custom designed walk-in robe and dressing room, children of all ages will adore this very special space.
A family bathroom with separate bath, large walk-in shower and wall mounted TV will make bath times popular. Plenty of storage throughout ensures that everything will have a place and be neatly stored away. There are multiple linen and general storage cupboards and a large highly functional laundry with clothes hanging rail and ample under bench and overhead cabinetry.
The residence is fully air-conditioned, with a ducted reverse cycle, top of the range Actron Air system. Advanced smart lighting sensors and internal switches can control multiple areas at once by phone or by waving your hand across the faceplates to engage activation. Security features have not been overlooked either. For peace of mind, smart phone operated CCTV cameras monitor the entry gate and home, there is an internal TV viewing display and the comfort of back to base alarm protection for when you are away.
The residence’s acreage surroundings are idyllic and tranquil, with a resort styled landscaping design that is expertly maintained. A bitumen driveway leads down to the river front parking area, where a 12m pontoon is awaiting your river adventures. The structure offers 7m long dry dock storage for watercraft up to 2.5 tonnes and deep water mooring, with a 5m depth to the riverbank side and 7m to the open side.
There is insulated undercover carport accommodation for four vehicles, of which two can be oversized, such as a boat or caravan, and additional visitor parking and convenient turnaround area. A double car steel shed features usable workshop spaces and houses the garden machinery. Bicycle storage is provided at the front of the home in a complementary designed, stylish enclosure.
With town water connected plus three rainwater tanks, there is no shortage of water on this property. Offering so much potential depending on your needs, there are areas that are suitable for horse arenas, stabling and paddocks, and large sites to suit the construction of additional sheds and workspaces.
You’ll sense as though you are a world away as soon as you start to enter the road to 98 Mercury Street, and yet this location is only 22km from the CBD. Moggill is community minded suburb with a country feel. With the newly opened Moggill Village Shopping Centre and Moggill State School 3 minutes away, desirable conveniences are all close at hand.