Commanding an elevated block and boasting wonderful street appeal is this classically renovated character home, superbly positioned to capture views and breezes in a highly coveted inner city location.
Dating to 1900, the property wonderfully combines heritage with modern conveniences, to create a warm and comfortable family residence.
A verandah to the front and side of the home offers both a charming welcome and an ideal spot to sit and enjoy the sweeping suburban outlook, while also offering glimpses of the CBD.
A lovely open plan lounge and dining room has polished timber floorboards, stunning decorative ceilings and French doors opening to the verandah - ideal for capturing natural light and the prevailing breezes.
The home has three generously sized bedrooms; the Master has a walk-in robe and an ensuite, with double vanities and a shower. The other bedrooms share the main bathroom, which has a shower over bath. There is also a light-filled study, which is currently used as a baby's nursery. The laundry is also conveniently located on this upper level.
At the rear of the home you will find a kitchen and adjoining informal living area, with bi-fold doors that retract to allow a seamless connection with the rear terrace and backyard. This indoor/outdoor area is brilliant for entertaining and great for young children. The kitchen is well equipped with a gas cooktop, stainless oven, Miele dishwasher and conveniently there is a servery window to the rear terrace.
Beyond the landscaped garden you will find a modern and indulgent resort style pool, with travertine surround tiles, a water feature, spa jets and a fabulous poolside pavilion, that is just perfect for parties. The flat backyard is great for children's play and it even has a deluxe cubby house!
Underneath the house you will find secure parking for two cars, plus room for another off-street. Here you will also find a huge amount of storage space. The property is fully fenced and the home has insect screens throughout. The is plenty of opportunity to further enhance the property and capture the city views (STCA).
The location is one of the inner-city's most sought after - and it's easy to see why. Quiet, leafy and residential, yet within easy reach of the CBD, the shops, cafes and parks of Rosalie Village and the conveniences of Toowong. The home is walking distance to child care and close to the Wesley Hospital and various public and private schools. It sits in the Milton State School and Indooroopilly State High School catchment areas.