Rates: $611 p.q | Water: $200 + usage p.q
Bedrooms: 5 Bathrooms: 3 Parking: 2
Rediscover the grace and charm of a bygone era with this stunning fully renovated Queenslander. Nestled on one of the best streets in West End – a tranquil, welcoming tree lined landscape which leads you to this once in a lifetime gem. Faithfully retaining its period character, this home has been rebuilt by a master craftsman with the original two bedroom cottage now an exquisitely renovated 5 bedroom, 3 bathroom home with pool and multiple alfresco entertaining areas.
As you take a step through the ornate Arbour gatehouse you have the luxury of choice; this home has been custom designed for dual living, so choose to enter as you wish through the upstairs or downstairs keyless entry.
If you choose to enter from the top floor, you will find soaring 3.1m ceilings, with quality fixtures and fittings, polished Hoop Pine floorboards, stained glass windows and a traditional heritage colour scheme. Together the end result is a celebration of old meets new. As you waltz into the master bedroom you will be greeted with an abundance of space. The master comes complete with a large walk-in wardrobe and bespoke ensuite oozing luxury and class with a custom built Merbau vanity unit and Carrara marble tiling. Here you will find a second bedroom with a beautiful stained glass bay window. This bedroom interconnects with the spacious family bathroom, which houses traditional black and white check tiles with Norwood border. The hero of this space is the opulent claw foot bath. Appealing to the practical buyer, this bathroom has the added convenience of a laundry chute.
Moving through this space you will soon find yourself at the centre of the home, the newly designed French provincial kitchen. Crafted for a culinary enthusiast this statement kitchen boasts 40mm Athena stone benches, Falcon oven including induction top with two ovens and grill, Fisher and Paykel integrated dishwasher, De Longhi built in coffee machine, Siemens combi steam oven and two integrated Liebherr fridge/freezers. Adjoining this masterpiece is a butler’s pantry with additional Fisher & Paykel integrated dishwasher, quality cabinetry and 20mm Athena stone benchtops.
The luxury of space abounds with this home, with living zones opening out through bi-fold Merbau doors onto a large undercover deck. A home made for entertaining featuring a heated L-shaped magna pool with patio, BBQ area and multiple decks with lighting, electric blinds and fans for all weather alfresco dining and entertaining.
Venturing down the polished Hoop Pine staircase and behind the lockable French Merbau door, you will find an additional three bedrooms, spacious bathroom, a modern kitchenette/bar and laundry, all completed to the finest of standards. This space is perfect for elderly parents or adult children with the additional option to sub-let out for long term rental or a lucrative Airbnb arrangement.
Additional features of this marvellous mid-century modern home include a library, study space, security system with eight security cameras positioned around the house, ducted reverse cycle air-conditioning, two large water tanks, 5 kilowatts of solar panels, tool shed, garden greenhouse and an abundance of storage, including 100sqm attic.
Accompanying this rare find is a lifestyle of enviable convenience, with some of the best cafes, award winning restaurants, local breweries, supermarkets, bakeries, and European Style Delis just a quick meander away. Leave the car at home and enjoy a leisurely stroll to West End’s famous dining and entertainment precinct, riverside parks, bikeways and ferry terminal which can deliver you to the nearby universities and CBD. Bus stops are also on your doorstep with the CityGlider only 100m away. Stock up on your fresh food at the nearby produce market on Saturdays or make the 6 minute walk to the new billion dollar Montague Rd Markets with full line Woolworths, and specialty dining and retail. The property is in the catchment zone for Brisbane High School and West End State School plus close to Somerville and St Laurence’s College.
Reward yourself with this serene sanctuary in a warm and friendly community – simply move straight in and enjoy! Everything feels right with this one!
Our instructions are clear, and this property will be SOLD at auction, if not prior.
Contact Luke O’Kelly on 0408 330 161 and Jim Ampelas on 0436 332 483 to secure your inspection or for further information.