October 12, 2020
  • 4:43 am Palatial mansion snapped up before auction by local family
  • 4:33 am This Clayfield home has a distinct feeling of European elegance
  • 4:31 am Lowset home on an extra large block a drawcard for keen buyers
  • 4:27 am Exciting new development coming to Townsville
  • 4:20 am The Wynnum home that was snapped up for $1.2 million before auction is a stunner

first_img26 Knightsbridge Parade West, Sovereign Islands.A palatial mansion on the Sovereign Islands sold for $2.2 million moments before it was set to go under the hammer.The five-bedroom five-bathroom home at 26 Knightsbridge Pde West was bought by a Gold Coast couple who plan to live in the property.Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayNext playlist itemMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:37Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:37 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedQuality Levels720p720pHD540p540p360p360p270p270pAutoA, selectedAudio Trackdefault, selectedFullscreenThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.This is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.Close Modal DialogThis is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:00Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:00 Playback Rate1xFullscreenPool Inspiration00:37Ray White Sovereign Islands agents Edin Kara and Paul Ledgerwood negotiated the sale.“The buyers loved that it is modern, has clean lines and a is a low-maintenance property,” Mr Kara said.More from news02:37Purchasers snap up every residence in the $40 million Siarn Palm Beach North11 hours ago02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa1 day ago“All they have to do is bring in their furniture and enjoy the property.”26 Knightsbridge Parade West, Sovereign Islands.The house is on a 749sq m property with almost 21m of water frontage and a 15m pontoon.A pool, spa, outdoor kitchen with a rotisserie barbecue, media room, and full home automation are among its luxury features.26 Knightsbridge Parade West, Sovereign Islands.last_img read more

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first_img8 Beaufort Lane, Clayfield.Constructed by builder Leo Bandiera, the residence has zoned and ducted air conditioning, video intercom and additional undercroft storage. Agent Christine Rudolph said magnificent proportions, stunning European elegance and lavish finishes defined the residence. 8 Beaufort Lane, Clayfield. NESTLED on a quiet street, this European-style residence offers privacy and extravagant indoor and outdoor living areas. A front gate opens to a tiled pathway to the ground-floor entrance, of 8 Beaufort Lane, Clayfield, which runs past established gardens and a solar-heated pool with lap-training resistance jets.Inside, floor-to-ceiling windows with privacy blinds allow natural light and pool views into a family room with polished stone flooring and high ceilings. Timber-framed glass bi-fold doors open out to a patio with an automatic awning. Back inside, a kitchen with Miele appliances, a wine fridge, coffee maker and butler’s pantry with wine cellar border the family room.Beyond the kitchen is an open-plan lounge and dining room with carpet, a gas fireplace and recessed ceilings. 8 Beaufort Lane, Clayfield.Two bedrooms have carpet, built-in wardrobes and timber casement windows. Another bedroom has a walk-in wardrobe, an ensuite and a private Juliet balcony overlooking the pool; this bedroom also shares its large, open-plan space with another bedroom with built-in wardrobes.Taking over the majority of the upper level is the main bedroom, exuding opulence with its gas fireplace, custom-fitted walk-in wardrobe and ensuite featuring a spa bath and double vanity.Sliding glass doors from the main bedroom open out to a spacious terrace with privacy screens and leafy views.center_img 8 Beaufort Lane, Clayfield.More from newsFor under $10m you can buy a luxurious home with a two-lane bowling alley5 Apr 2017Military and railway history come together on bush block24 Apr 2019Completing the lower level of the house is a powder room, media room, laundry with external access and a double garage with storage cupboards. A mosaic-tiled staircase with glass balustrade leads up to the first floor, where a central hallway connects to four bedrooms and a bathroom with a spa bath and double vanity.last_img read more

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first_img73A Boscawan Crescent, Bellbird Park.Serenity and affordability were key to the sale of this Bellbird Park home. Ray White Redbank Plains agent Lise Vasiliou said the home at 73A Boscawan Cres sold for $315,000.“It was so well presented,” Ms Vasiliou said.The four-bedroom home was set on a 1200sq m hatchet block which created a sense of privacy. It sold on September 13.“Bigger blocks are very hard to find these days – especially at that price,” Ms Vasiliou said.More from newsDigital inspection tool proves a property boon for REA website3 Apr 2020The Camira homestead where kids roamed free28 May 2019“The other things were it was tucked away and off the street and people are finding that attractive these days,” Ms Vasiliou said. 73A Boscawan Crescent, Bellbird Park.Apart from the airconditioned home, the property included a detached double garage with workshop and power connected.The outdoor entertaining area to the rear was also a big selling point. The sellers were looking to downsize, which provided the buyers with an opportunity to get into the local market. One of the bedrooms at 73A Boscawan Crescent, Bellbird Park.“They’re a young couple and they’re about to have their first child, so it’s a good start for them,’’ Ms Vasiliou said. “The amenities in this area are second to none.“These days we’re selling the area before we’re selling the house.’’last_img read more

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first_imgA render of the Castle Glen development to be built at Belgian Gardens.About Town Real Estate agent Anthony Dare said the Castle Glen development would offer buyers something different from the typical homes that have dominated new estates in Townsville.“It’s a modern take on the Queenslander in a gated community,” he said.“There are only 12 residences and with the landscaping the species are all in keeping with architecture and the area and they are drought tolerant as well as giving a lush look.“This is going to be for families and in particular second or third home buyers.More from news01:21Buyer demand explodes in Townsville’s 2019 flood-affected suburbs12 Sep 202001:21‘Giant surge’ in new home sales lifts Townsville property market10 Sep 2020“It’s going to value add to the suburb as well because it’s in keeping but it still has a modern twist.” A render of the Castle Glen development to be built at Belgian Gardens.“It shows there is faith in Townsville to put quality into there instead of doing mass produced homes because these have been architecturally designed internally and externally right down to the plants,” Mr Dare said.“It’s a great vote of confidence in the region and this is a piece of land that otherwise no one would have done anything with.“I think people are now seeing that we’re in the early stages of recovery.”For more information on the project contact Mr Dare on 0455 859 528. A render of the Castle Glen development to be built at Belgian Gardens.A BOUTIQUE development consisting of 12 homes inside a gated community will be built at Belgian Gardens as confidence continues to grow in Townsville’s property market. Land has been cleared at Potts St ready for the homes to be built with the community to have a modern Queenslander feel.The homes will be catered towards mid to high-range buyers and feature premium finishes in lush, landscaped grounds.center_img A render of the Castle Glen development to be built at Belgian Gardens.The land has been cleared ready for development and interested buyers are circling, with interest coming from as far afield as Melbourne.Four houses and two duplexes are available for sale in stage one.Construction will start once four homes have been bought off the plan which is expected to occur in the next few months.Prospective buyers will be able to take virtual walk-throughs of the yet-to-be-built homes. Mr Dare said now was the perfect time for the development to go ahead as confidence starts to return to Townsville.While buyers won’t be able to change the look of the outside of the homes to ensure it is in keeping with the estate, things like internal colours will be able to be customised.last_img read more

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first_imgPerfect views across Wynnum.A large timber deck with views overlooking the water was one of the additions from the massive renovation job. Although the home was due to go to auction, a person who wanted to live closer to the water made the offer before the scheduled date. “The conditions were ideal and it is a lot bigger than most of the other properties out there,” he said.He said there were a lot of older homes in the Wynnum area that were being renovated for sale and by owners that wanted to improve their homes. This home was snapped up before auction for $1.2 million.A RENOVATED terrace house close to the water at Wynnum was snapped up for more than a million before it went to auction.The double-storey house at 6 Melville Terrace in Wynnum was the biggest sale across the Wynnum area for the week, with a sale price of $1.2 million. More from newsParks and wildlife the new lust-haves post coronavirus20 hours agoNoosa’s best beachfront penthouse is about to hit the market20 hours agoInside the newly renovated home.According to agent Murray Mercer from LJ Hooker Wynnum, the home was renovated from an older one-storey home to the double storey terrace.“The renovations really made it suitable for dual living,” Mr Mercer said. “All the renovation works had been done very nicely.”last_img read more

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