Presenting a showpiece of significant heritage and expert artistry, astute buyers can now purchase one of Highgate Hill's finest residences. A remarkable address, this exclusive and whisper quiet position is one of the most sought-after in the inner city.
Previously held by the original architect as his own family home and appointed to meticulous standards, this graceful two level home retains many of the original heritage features while simultaneously unifying luxurious contemporary additions. The entry foyer introduces the beautiful elements of marble flooring with wrought iron grills aesthetically complementing the crisp white interiors and open voids.
Reminiscent of a charming bygone era, you can feel the historical character embedded throughout as an immaculate timber parquetry staircase leads to the first floor of living decorated with chandeliers, ornate cornices and intricate detailing.
The stunning north-east metropolitan views serve as a backdrop to the open plan living, dining and formal family areas. Seamlessly flowing together, a huge gourmet kitchen equipped with the highest specifications and appliances completes this open family space. Featuring a huge island bench with marble benchtops, LED lighting, ample storage and bench space, this culinary masterpiece is finished with an integrated dishwasher, gas cooktop and stainless steel preparation bench.
Designed to indulge in those breathtaking city and urban views, a huge wraparound deck is positioned just steps away and is the ultimate entertainer's retreat. The perfect alfresco escape, you can dine or relax in private above the leafy urban surrounds.
Two spacious bedrooms are also accommodated on this first level. The lavish master suite is highlighted by its oversized dressing room, easily satisfying the volume of any wardrobe. Appointed with boutique wallpaper and beautiful pendant lighting, this master suite is serviced by a pristine and contemporary ensuite fitted with the finest of finishes. The second bedroom is also oversized, boasting its own study area and walk-in robe.
The ground floor layout comprises two study or home office areas, a third bathroom and two additional bedrooms that open out onto a terrace, ideal for guests or teenagers seeking breakaway space from the household above.
Framed by manicured hedges and an array of established trees, this landmark property is a short stroll to Somerville House, Brisbane State High School, Lady Cilento Children's Hospital and the iconic, world renowned entertainment precinct of South Bank.
A truly rare offering of the collection of homes available within this sought-after setting, this unique opportunity is not to be missed. Call today to arrange an inspection.