As the winter chill sets in it’s no surprise eyes are turning to the Sunshine State! Queensland listings make up four of the ten properties this week, because they’re literally and figuratively the hottest properties around.
172-174 New Canterbury Road, Petersham, NSW 2049
‘Hazelbrook’ is on the market for the first time in nearly 30 years, and is anticipated to set a new suburb price record when it goes under the hammer on May 8.
The more than 100-year-old house retains much of its original charm, including soaring, pressed metal ceilings, ornate fireplaces, bay windows, leadlight Art Nouveau glass and decorative chandeliers. Seven large bedrooms can be found across the two floors, including a master room with an en suite and balcony, and plenty of room for multiple living spaces, a country-style eat-in kitchen, and even an attic.
Saturday, May 8, 10.30 am
Savannah Barber – 0475 925 316
Shane Vincent – 0425 333 400
48 North Point, Banksia Beach, Qld 4507
This commanding three-story structure is looking for offers over $3.2 million. Carefully positioned on a 1,069sqm block on Bribie Island, you won’t believe the stunning rooftop views of the beautiful Glass House Mountains!
Inside you might just find the master suite of your dreams, with an entire room dedicated to the bathtub, and a 40-metre private balcony overlooking the canal. Downstairs includes a massive open-living space overlooking the pool and terrace, with formal and informal spaces perfect for any occasion.
Leon – 0448 012 121
Tom – 0438 164 697
Sell Exclusive Bribie Island
18 Viking Court, Paradise Waters, Qld 4217
The ultimate entertainer is on the market for $3.85 million! Exotic marble tiles, tempered glass feature doors, granite stairs and a spectacular 10-metre stone fireplace all combine to make this five-bedroom home something truly special. Enjoy a custom-designed media room, stylish billiards room, and three separate indoor/outdoor entertaining areas, plus open plan lounge, dining and family areas.
For the kitchen, think Spanish polished timber feature panels with European appliances, and just past massive concertina doors, a fully equipped barbecue area with a themed pizza oven!
Ryan Ward – 0405 309 359
Matt Lanyon – 0402 669 933
84 Highett Street, Richmond, Vic 3121
This bespoke residence delivers breathtaking spaces set in a stunning warehouse-inspired design, all with a price guide of $3.3 – $3.5 million. Rich with texture and natural materials, the exceptional property offers a vast entertaining zone with scope to relax and dine in style, and a wall of glass doors to an alfresco deck with a built-in fireplace and pool.
Premium finishes including polished concrete, sustainable timber and a soaring “Brick Face” wall up to a rooftop terrace taking in 360-degree views from the city skyline to the Dandenong ranges.
Saturday, May 15 at 2 pm
Julie Taylor – 0439 859 811
Chantelle Wilkins – 0435 187 768
Biggin & Scott Richmond
26 Dolphin Bay Drive, Sunshine Beach, Qld 4567
It takes great skill to create a home so visually interesting you instinctively gravitate towards it, but this Gabriel Pool designed house has managed it. On the market for $4 million, the home sits in undeniable harmony with its natural environment.
Vibrant and fun with yellow features and warm timber notes, the property still has a classy feel, while chic modern pendant lights bring a touch of style.
The home’s design adopts a more conventional approach from the back, with gently terraced lawns, an angular pool, and even a bunker studio, all overlooked by balconies and terraces just a stroll from the beach.
Brendan Weatherill – 0466 248 345
1/120 Esplanade, Brighton, Vic 3186
One of Melbourne’s most iconic historic properties, The Riviera, has been listed with a price guide of $3.9 – $4.1 million. The north-facing three-bedroom apartment with ocean views has been magnificently restored and renovated, incorporating imported materials and features, with graceful period detailing from the original Victorian home.
Oversized Italian floor tiles and captivating floor to ceiling steel windows accent the huge family living room, further featuring extensive bespoke joinery and a French marble fireplace which enjoy the backdrop of a beautifully landscaped private garden. The solid oak chef’s kitchen is handmade, while the three generous bedrooms are full of character.
Ben Vieth – 0404 084 793
Dahli Woosnam – 0435 505 309
Marshall White Bayside
4 Mitah Crescent, Sandy Bay, Tas 7005
Offering uninterrupted views across the River Derwent, this four-bedroom Sandy Bay home is a statement in architectural design. On the market for offers over $3 million, three levels accommodate open plan living with easy access to the outside.
The middle level hosts a well-designed kitchen with a walk-in pantry, plus dining and living with fantastic water views, while glass sliding doors open onto the upper terrace with easy access to the plunge pool. On the upper level, the master retreat – one of four bedrooms – has an expansive en suite, and the best views in the house.
Abi Freeman – 0438 291 301
Knight Frank Tasmania
343-347 Sunrise Road, Doonan, Qld 4562
A sea change and tree change in one, with ocean views from Peregian to Coolum! This five-bedroom home is considering offers over $2.4 million, and comes with separate, self-contained accommodation on the lower floor.
On the deck a sparkling pool overlooks tropical gardens and rolling lawns, flowing inside to an open plan living area with a beautiful designer fireplace. Window seats soak up the view, and the nearby kitchen enjoys a huge island bench, walk-in pantry, louvre windows and double doors out to the deck.
Penny Neep – 0400 404 213
Caroline Thomas – 0404 362 731
Penny Neep Real Estate Doonan
460 Rathdowne Street, Carlton North, Vic 3054
Set beneath beautiful decorative ceilings, this landmark Art Deco family home is a showcase of 1920s grandeur. Going to auction with a price estimate of $3.85 – $4.2 million, this will be just the third time in 100 years it enters the market.
Outside, a spectacular al fresco entertaining space is framed by stunning landscaped gardens, including a 70-year-old vine and a sparkling in-ground pool. There are four bedrooms inside, and a striking Art Deco bathroom with terrazzo floors, bath and shower.
Saturday, May 15 at 11:30 am
Nicholas West – 0418 559 494
Jacqui Knapsey – 0418 592 509
Nelson Alexander Carlton North
3 Crescent Street, Hunters Hill, NSW 2110
This four-bedroom character home is an immaculate space for family living, in a private garden setting. It comes with a buyers’ guide of $4 million when it goes to auction, and the two-storey house is well worth it.
Behind a feature stone wall, the property’s original facade belies the contemporary extension out back. Character details have been preserved throughout, with separate formal and informal living areas, but also fantastic indoor/outdoor living, with the open plan stone kitchen flowing to the garden out back.
Saturday, May 15 at 11:15 am
Nicholas McEvoy – 0402 472 062
Narelle Scott – 0414 860 168
Bresic Whitney Estate Agents Hunters Hill