You are sure to be wowed by this bespoke original residence set in its own private forest right next to a park. With no neighbours to overlook you and no possibility of building in the future, this brand new property enjoys the best of quality fixtures and fittings and exemplifies a brilliant marriage of modern design with Queenslander features such as louvres, corrugated iron roof and zinc awnings.
With room for six cars, this spacious home opens out on to a study and a magnificent staircase of Victorian ash. As you descend to the cooler main level, you appreciate the extensive alfresco dining through the French doors from the substantial living room. This open-plan area leads to dining, which easily seats twelve, and to the left, the kitchen.
The kitchen boasts top-of-the-range Bosch stainless steel appliances. It also includes an ample fridge and freezer and enjoys soft-close drawers, an elongated kitchen bench and stainproof Corian benchtops. Hand-made Italian tiles create an impressive splashback. With the 6 gas burner stove-top and double width electric oven, this is a full chef’s kitchen for the master chef to enjoy. The alfresco on this level features an electronic cover and the balustrade is made of recycled timber.
Also on this level lies the master suite with its walk-in robe and ensuite and carpeted by hard-wearing neutral toned flooring which comes with a 25-year guarantee and is protected from any kind of stain.
On the level below you will find three more double bedrooms, including a guest wing with ensuite, a large deck, an enormous rumpus room, a family bathroom, separate toilet and a wine storage room.
52 Derby Street represents the best in privacy and originality with its landscaped gardens and expansive decks giving on to greenery. Occupying over 400sqm of floor space, this property offers a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to find a lush nature reserve so close to the city.
Highgate Hill, has a commanding position allowing easy access to all major amenities and retail shopping. You can take advantage of the eateries and bars of Hardgrave Road while a 15-minute walk takes you to West End’s bohemian mix of bars, cafes, restaurants and specialty retail stores.
Four city bus services (the 196, 198, 199 and 192) can whisk you into Brisbane Central in 20 minutes and the South Brisbane train station is also within walking distance.
Highgate Hill is located within the catchment area of the highly-regarded Brisbane State High School, which regularly outscores many other private schools in its academic and sporting achievements.
You’re only a few minutes from the hub of Brisbane’s cultural and intellectual life; the cream of Queensland’s creative life lies just a short walk away.