Proudly perched on a sprawling 1,214 square metre allotment in prestigious Watson Street, this exclusive traditional estate is sure to provoke an emotional response upon first sight.
This is a flawless fusion of classic design and sophisticated styling offering 270 degree views that stretch across the Brisbane landscape from Mt Coot-tha to the Gateway Bridge.
Step through the charming leadlight doors to be greeted by 788 square metres of family friendly living. Formal and casual areas of grand proportions integrate with designated entertaining spaces and classic wrap around verandahs (with festive lights adorning the top level).
With a seamless transition between indoors and out, the home captures cooling Easterly breezes while creating the opportunity for effortless year round entertaining with unforgettable views that seem to go on forever.
Rich in character, understated interiors blur the lines between old and new, incorporating traditional features with modern upgrades. Subtle tones and detailed fretwork are punctuated by polished Blackbutt timber floors, 3.6 metre ceilings and custom fitted joinery.
A centrally located gourmet kitchen is ideal for those that love to cook. The perfect statement in form and function, it incorporates such quality fittings as marble benches, timber floors, breakfast bar and a full range of stainless steel appliances.
There are five oversized bedrooms serviced by a main bathroom and powder room, three of which boast built-in robes and desks. The decadent master suite is completed by an extensive walk-in robe, lavish marble ensuite and private balcony. There is also a private guest retreat with ensuite on the lower level for additional space and privacy.
This exceptional home is further enhanced by a host of additional features. This includes an executive home office with separate access, expansive rumpus/home theatre, ducted air conditioning, temperature/humidity controlled cellar with 3690 bottle capacity, internal intercommunication system in the kitchen, bedrooms and office, monitored security and dual street access with gated entries with CCTV and six car accommodation.
The beauty of the home extends out to the superbly private landscaped grounds. Completed by terracotta paved patios, BBQ area, sunken trampoline, cubby house with electricity and sparkling, 12.5 metre Italian glass tiled pool (with heat pump for year round enjoyment), this is a veritable children's paradise with plenty of room for outdoor adventures. These expansive grounds also feature water tank, an integrated irrigation system, outdoor lighting and surround systems on both levels including the pool area.
This classic estate will endure the passing of time, providing the ideal environment for the family to grow and mature. It is situated just five kilometres from the CBD and within walking distance to the rail, schools and Wilston Village.
It is also just a short five minute drive to the popular James Street, New Farm and Fortitude Valley precincts. When position is paramount, and character is a prerequisite, this property constitutes essential viewing