This eco-friendly and aesthetically appealing easy maintenance home is a model of inner-city sustainable living. Only 8 years old, it will appeal to buyers who like the lock up and leave aspects of a town house but without the body corporate fees.
Enter through a gated, grassed courtyard, surrounded by lush tropical plants that provide salient privacy, into a home filled with natural light. Abundant louvred glazing allows caressing breezes to waft through the open plan family living area boasting a considerable, annexed dining space. Sliding glass doors create a seamless flow to a sheltered patio/outdoor entertaining and alfresco dining room and a place to gather with family and friends to enjoy summertime barbecues.
The windowed kitchen is designed to be interactive and not too precious yet is highly functional, casual and comfortable with Bosch gas cooktop and oven, dishwasher and double sink. The front courtyard is clearly visible from the kitchen allowing constant supervision of little ones at play.
Additional attributes include a remote controlled garage with direct internal access, handy for bringing in the shopping or sleeping youngsters. A discreet laundry and powder room add to the overall convenience.
A clerestory window illuminates the staircase leading to the upper level where two bedrooms with built-ins and ceiling fans share a crisp white bathroom. The air-conditioned master bedroom boasts his and her built-in wardrobes and an ensuite.
Other features comprise security screens, great under stair storage, and an in-place security system, heat lamps in bathrooms and gleaming, glossy tiles and air-conditioning in the living zone. Sustainable strategies consist of a rooftop solar system to reduce power bills, a 5,000L water tank, and a garden irrigation system.
Annerley offers a wonderful synergy of lifestyle and convenience with bus and train transport to the CBD, which is located a mere 5 km away, as well as easy access to the M3 to head north or south. Cafes and shops blend with open parks, bike trails, and good schools including Yeronga State High, Junction Park State School and Mary Immaculate Primary School. With a short trip to the PA and Mater hospitals, UQ, Griffith and QUT as well as South Bank and vibrant West End it is not hard to see why this suburb is so highly sought after.