Privately positioned on one of Brisbane’s prettiest streets in the sought-after Kalinga pocket is this impeccably built five-bedroom family home. The home dates back to circa 1920, and is surrounded by lush greenery is a small stretch of glorious Queensland-style residences.

This double-storey home offers an abundance of space. A functional servery links the chef in the kitchen, with butler’s pantry and dishwasher, stone benchtops and breakfast bar, to guests relaxing outside. The large open-plan kitchen, living and dining area expands out through bi-fold doors to a functional covered barbecue deck. Distinctly positioned on the upper level, away from the main shared living areas, are the five bedrooms, two of which have an ensuite including the lovely master retreat with a north-facing Juliette balcony. There is a great flow to this light-filled home which has a welcoming first impression through a landscaped patio entry and also features polished timber floors, wide hallways, high ceilings, and ducted air conditioning.

Outside there is a generously sized level lawn area as well as a 12.5 metre swimming pool. Trees and hedging screens the yard and offers an enormous level of privacy. Hide away to enjoy a favourite film in the carpeted media room, while also on the lower level is a study nook, separate laundry, powder room and secure double garage with storage.Β  Storage is aplenty across the entire layout, including in the upstairs reading area where there is a custom-made near floor-to-ceiling bookcase which is perfect for keeping treasured novels.

the home is a short stroll to many local schools, parks and pathways, and is close to the CBD.

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