1883 Queensland Residence, Renovated and Ready
This beautiful Colonial is nestled in the picturesque and leafy area of sought-after West End. Set on 329sqm, the home is perfectly placed on the lot offering all the charm of yesteryear with all the modern luxuries and space a family could need. All of the hard work has been done, the new owner will be inheriting a finished product. From the beautiful solid maple and Helidon sandstone floors, VJ interiors, high pressed metal ceilings, character archways, breezeways and French doors, there is delicate detail throughout that makes reference to this home’s Queensland history. The entrance has a charm all of its own and warmly draws you in through the original etched glass and timber front door. On this floor you will find three spacious bedrooms with high set ceilings and rich timber maple floors which add to the character and appeal. Two bedrooms are furnished with freestanding robes. An adjoining bathroom, a sitting room complete with small kitchenette and functional, discrete laundry, complete this level. The beautiful Helidon sandstone floor leads you down the hallway from the front door, and out to a small covered private patio. From here, a couple of steps lead you to the large back garden complete with huge paved courtyard entertaining area beneath the cover of a large, old tree casting filtered shade. An internal timber staircase transports you to the upper floor where you will find the contemporary U-shaped kitchen with gas cooktop and oven, Bosch dishwasher, loads of cupboard space, stone benchtops, large stainless sink with modern tapware, and subway tile splash backs throughout. From here, the open plan dining and family area flows seamlessly through full-length glass doors to the large deck overlooking the paved courtyard which can be accessed down the hardwood stairs. The kitchen windows incorporate a servery to the back deck for easy entertaining. The huge carpeted formal lounge room with high-set pressed metal ceiling opens out through French doors to the front deck with views over the district to the river and the University of Queensland, and beyond. Two more spacious carpeted bedrooms on this level including the master which also opens out through French doors to the front deck, plus a luxurious bathroom complete the picture. Other features include:- • Air-conditioning • Multiple indoor and outdoor entertaining areas • Flexible floorplan with multiple living areas and decks • Leafy low maintenance garden and yard • Brisbane State High School Catchment • 10 minutes walk to the West End Ferry Terminal • Extra off-street car park Impeccably presented, the home offers so much more than just great street appeal, being close to cafes, bars and boutique shops of West End, the attractions of South Bank, restaurants, transport, schools, universities, and the CBD. Paradise Park is just around the corner, with playground, ball court, pizza oven, community garden and toilet amenities. It is rare to find a property that ticks all the boxes, but even better when it is located within the community you love. I look forward to showing you through your new home!
Auction Time: Sat 16 Jun, 1:00pm