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16/72 Sandford Street, ST LUCIA QLD 4067


On a graceful curve of the river with direct access to the water and private, picturesque gardens, apartment 16 enjoys stunning views, a prime north-easterly aspect, and a spacious floor plan that is rarely available. Seldom does a 3 bedroom apartment present itself for sale in the much sought after Riverford building. Complete with double-car lock-up garage and extra storage space, apartment 16 offers the best of expansive design. It enjoys an open-plan living/dining/kitchen area and a spacious 14.6 sq.m. al fresco entertaining area with plenty of room for taking in the views, enjoying the peaceful ambience from the outdoor couch or entertaining by the dining table. As a prime example of building in the 80s, this home represents size, solidity and substance and will repay any investment on bringing it back to its former glory. This home will be sold so be quick to inspect.

This tightly held complex is set in luscious manicured gardens with pool, refreshing spa and barbecue all giving out on to the serene riverscape. The grounds are fringed with lofty palms, ferns and jacaranda trees and there is also a fenced lawn and multiple picnic areas and steps down to the river. It also has a permanent on-site manager and access to the river for fishing, jetskiing or boating just a few metres away. Just stow your own private runabout and fishing tackle in your expansive garage or use the garage as an office or hobby room as it has its own electricity connected!

The interior of the home is arranged with a stylish open-plan design of lounge, kitchen and dining room, allowing the master chef to concoct culinary creations whilst entertaining guests. This layout also creates a seamless flow between indoor and outdoor living where the alfresco entertaining capitalises on the magnificent vista across to West End. This entertaining deck is surrounded by glass panels, maximising the river and city views from every angle.

The kitchen has ample storage, Westinghouse dishwasher and stainless steel electrical appliances. It too enjoys views of the surroundings through its generous side windows.

The substantial master bedroom is replete with mirrored built-in robes and recently renovated ensuite. The large second bedroom lies next to the family bathroom making it feel like a second ensuite. The family bathroom comes with more storage, a combined bath/shower and large mirror. This residence also boasts a separate laundry room with plenty of space for an ironing board and storage. The third double bedroom overlooks the soothing greenery of the entrance to the property and also has its own built-in robe.

This cavity brick home is solid in construction, completely sound-proofed, and offers year- round attractive temperature. With a motivated vendor with strict instructions to sell, prime positioning and value for money, this property will be sold. Make an appointment to see it today by phoning Adam Nobel on 0401 007 001.


At only 5 kilometres from the city centre, the leafy suburb of St Lucia is set on a curve of the Brisbane River which beckons with its impressive riverscape and relaxing greenery. To the north lies the up-market residential suburb of Toowong with its glittering Toowong Tower for shopping options and to the west, Indooroopilly where you’ll find the retail and cinema centre of Westfield Shopping Town.

St Lucia appeals to both the family, professional and student markets with its iconic University of Queensland and the primary school of Ironside State School with its 940 students. Secondary students in St Lucia attend the nearby school of Indooroopilly High which celebrates multicultural and socio-economic diversity in their school community or seek out the private Brisbane Boys’ College one of the most illustrious educational establishments in Brisbane.

As well as first-class educational opportunities, St Lucia residents enjoy the leafy parks of Perrin and Robertson Parks. Perrin Park boasts two bike paths one being a figure 8 with kiddies’ street signs and a larger one for adults. It also offers new equipment such as playground equipment for younger and older kids, barbecue facilities and has its own fully fenced, off-leash dog park.

The swift transport links to the city cannot be bettered from St Lucia as it lies a stone’s throw from the Toowong train station (giving commuters a 10-minute trip to the city on the Richlands line) as well as Guyatt Park Ferry Terminal (City Cat)which offers ferries to the city and beyond, and also to the university. Sandford Street is also served by the 402 and the 411 buses that offer a 20-minute journey to the city and a BCC cycle depot lies 20 metres from the complex’s entrance.

With regular transport links, exceptional educational facilities and retail opportunities galore, it’s no wonder a blend of young professionals and families are attracted by the cachet of the 4067 postcode.

Sold $650,000


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