ANOTHER ONE SOLD BY ADAM NOBEL
Set in a quiet leafy cul-de-sac sit the private villas of Russell Street. Regarded as the most prestigious on the estate due to its layout and it being the only home with a double remote controlled garage, Number 4 possesses all the desirable appointments of a house with the appeal of a low maintenance residence. Boasting three double bedrooms and three bathrooms plus powder room, this home is sure to be extremely attractive to both the home owner or wise investor.
With ample visitor parking and a tree lined entrance, the Russell Street enclave retains the charm of a secluded community yet offers an inviting venue for entertaining your guests. Behind the stepped pavers and discreet privet hedge frontage, the home opens up to the welcoming open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner. Fully air-conditioned, this area allows the domestic goddess to conjure creative concoctions whilst entertaining guests. The tiled floors and overhead ceiling fan maintain a cooling ambience in the heat of summer and the front and back doors (protected by sturdy screen doors) encourage a welcome breeze to flow through the rooms.
The ample kitchen, replete with stainless steel appliances, reflects the quality appointments you’ll find throughout the premises. Whisper-quiet sliding drawers and capacious cupboards with a double-sink and your own private wine bar form only part of this room’s appeal.
Access through the double lock-up garage, which in itself stands at more than 30 sq.m., allows you to bring the groceries into the house without any concerns about the weather and leads you into the living room with its stain-resistant tiled flooring and durable, attractive timber blinds. A recessed alcove gives out on to the privet and yields glimpses of the surrounding greenery.
Through imposing double doors off the living room lies the master suite with space for the enormous Californian king bed flanked on either side by symmetrical timber-blind windows. With two built-in wardrobes and an ultra-modern ensuite, the room offers a magnificent retreat for parents.
On the other side of the living room lie two more bedrooms, each with ceiling fans and built-in robes and the family bathroom and powder room. The luxurious bathroom is replete is full-size bath, tub mounted sink, quality tapware and panel tiles highlighted in chocolate brown. The second bedroom possesses its own ensuite of generous proportions. All bedrooms are carpeted for comfort in a long-lasting cross-weave.
The showpiece of this residence is the haven of the north-facing outdoor courtyard at over 15 square metres and lying at the rear of the property through the full-length doors of the dining area. This locale draws you out of doors with its magical landscaped gardens, musical birdcalls and wind-protected sanctuary. It will become the highlight of your week as the place for leisurely Sunday brunches and relaxed evenings with friends.
Lying 8 kilometres north of the CBD, Everton Park has long been the enviable residence those wanting accessibility to the city together with quality of lifestyle. With regular buses to Roma Street and links to Brookfield Shopping Centre in Mitchelton, you will be spoilt for choice in the shopping stakes. Everton Park has its own community-based centre on Stafford Road and a fully stacked library. Neighbouring Stafford has its own 10-cinema AMC offering the very latest in movies plus a dining experience beforehand in the Stafford City Complex.
Residents of Everton Park often slip away to explore the incomparable Bunyaville Forest Reserve at weekends. The Reserve offers a peaceful retreat and wildlife haven close to the busy metropolitan area. Walkers can wander through the sub-tropical rainforest spotted with grey ironbark, white mahogany, tallowwood, forest red gum, grey gum and brush box growing in the open forests. Picnic and barbecue areas abound in this sheltered retreat, offering firewood, picnic tables, drinking water and toilets. Maps to the walking tracks in this area are available online.
On hot summer days, you’ll find the attractions of Albany Creek Leisure Centre, just a few minutes’ drive away on Old Northern Road, an irresistible magnet for the family that wants to lap up the sunshine together. Here, after $3.3 million worth of renovation, stands the new Health Centre providing a modern cardio theatre, Zumba, Top Ride, Yoga or Navy Seal Training. For more leisurely options, enjoy the lagoon, the rapid river and giant slide and soak up the summer fun.
Everton Park is also well provided for in education with Everton Park Primary, Everton Park State High School and the renowned Northside Christian College offering an independent co-educational tuition all situated nearby.
With natural beauty and swift links to the city, Everton Park is the pride of the northern suburbs and offers the distinct advantage of lifestyle.