Notable 20th Century architect EP Trewern designed the grand estate of Lynford, built in 1928, now dubbed as one of the best examples of a Tudor revival home in Brisbane, having undergone a full renovation transforming the home into a luxury inner-city residence.
Situated atop a 1500 square metre allotment, Lynford is picturesque and stately, a true model of the city’s history and evolution. By demonstrating significant construction, fine architectural and aesthetic characteristics this outstanding home is heritage listed with the Brisbane City Council.
Designed with a combination of brick, stonework, stucco, timber and a roofline compromising of a series of intersecting gables, this home’s breath-taking façade is framed by lush and romantic established gardens. Recently extended and renovated by Brisbane-based architect Richard Groves, the home’s floor plan now reveals an elegant main living level with modern inclusions and grand proportions. Featuring a formal lounge room with coffered ceilings, chandeliers and cosy brick fireplace, residents can entertain here then make their way to the adjoining sunroom, library and alfresco loggia overlooking the exceptional outdoor entertaining space.
Presenting further room for family living, the family and dining rooms boast soaring ceilings and adjoin the remarkable gourmet kitchen showcasing sleek stone, marble and rustic timber alongside an expansive butler’s pantry. On the upper level, wing B includes a lavish master suite with walk-in robe and ensuite, two additional bedrooms with built-in robes, studio and bathroom. On the other side of the residence in wing A, bedrooms four and five accompany a glass framed office and stunning rooftop terrace. Accommodating further outdoor entertainment, a full-size tennis court and glistening pool offer residents exquisite resort style living.
Set within esteemed blue-chip Ascot, this Tudor home presents an exclusive position only metres from the array of shops, cafes and restaurants of Racecourse Road.
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