This expansive two-level entertainer is spread over a rare and beautifully landscaped 1,010m2 allotment on one of Bulimba's best streets.
Having stood since 1906, this palatial six bedroom residence has undergone a magnificent renovation and is utterly equipped for every facet of modern, family life, including accommodation for more than six cars.
From the moment you enter this iconic, grand frontage, you are greeted with landscaped, sandstone and magnolia gardens and a manicured lawn with sweeping front verandah.
With a stunning gabled roof protecting the wrap-around verandah, offering views as far as the CBD and across the river to Teneriffe. The interior of the home is composed of equally impressive traditional elements, including soaring ceilings, original polished floors, leadlight glass and VJ walls.
The upper level of the home has been artfully provisioned for comfortable family living, with four expansive bedrooms and a sleep out. Every member of the household will find space to enjoy over a formal lounge with central fireplace, formal dining room, family room, casual dining area and music room. All areas are serviced by an expansive main bathroom, two ensuites and powder room. The newly renovated kitchen lies toward the rear of the residence, and features granite benches, a butler's pantry, two ovens, two dishwashers, a steamer oven, gas cooktop and bar fridge. Three massive bi-fold doors flow out onto the entertainer's deck overlooking the resort-style facilities of the property.
The lower level of the home is the entertainer's dream. A sprawling open plan design encourages and inspires gatherings and relaxed leisure, complete with a billiard room and home cinema. Sitting adjacent is a wet bar and attached cold room, featuring a reticulated beer tap. The interior of the lower level also features an additional two bedrooms, serviced by a large bathroom and powder room. Flowing out from the billiard room, the poolside pavilion is protected by the deck above. The salt water pool and spa itself is an architectural marvel, set beneath a garden of native and tropical trees, guaranteeing complete privacy.
Additional extras of the home include fully ducted/split system air conditioning throughout, in-built Sonos sound system, Ibiquity WIFI network, Auto Water system and solar panels with 5kW inverter. Completing the sanctuary, this residence features a top quality, remote monitoring security system throughout, bars on most windows, secure driveway gate and front pedestrian gate access with video and call button. A final slice of luxury, this home also features a magnificent cellar with room for sophisticated tastings, and capacity for 1,500 bottles.
As well positioned as it is exclusive, the residence is a short stroll from Bulimba's iconic Oxford Street, with cafes, dining, retail and entertainment. Also close by is Bulimba Ferry Terminal, city-bound public transport, and major arterials. Buyers seeking an active lifestyle have access to Vic Lucas Park, Bulimba Memorial Park, and the bike paths and esplanades along the Brisbane River.
This stately home demands attention from entry to exit, and everywhere in between. A true triumph of family living, this home references the comfort of the past, whilst promoting the luxury of the present. Fully landscaped and fenced, this home has been entirely imagined for privacy and entertainment. Established and growing families will discover space to flourish, with all the trappings at their disposal to become the ultimate entertainers. Inspections are a must, so witness the grandeur for yourself, today.