Live the Northern Rivers dream in this large, luxurious and sophisticated home in one of the region’s most sought-after locations, combining the charm of a traditional Queenslander with all the modern conveniences of a luxury, understated oasis.
The over-sized eat-in kitchen forms the heart of the home, and features a four-metre servery which flows onto the large deck overlooking the pool. The kitchen offers a Caeserstone island bench with seating for four people, a gas stove and electric oven and built-ins including a wine rack and cook book shelf. Seamlessly merging indoors and out, the sumptuous lounge room has 3.5 metre sliding doors opening onto the deck. The lounge also features French doors at the end of the rooms, which also open onto the deck.
The striking main upstairs bedroom offers a private retreat, with a spectacular imported chandelier and antique glass coloured doors. The room also features an ensuite, large built-in closets, and French doors which open onto the deck. Two more bedrooms upstairs feature large built-ins, French doors opening onto the deck, and a bathroom between the rooms with a toilet, shower and bath. Downstairs is home to another bedroom or home office, as well as an impressive fifth bedroom which features exposed beams, a vintage glass door, built in closets and shelves, French doors opening onto the pool area, as well as a stunning imported chandelier and spiral staircase from Spain leading up to the lounge room.
Throughout the sun-soaked interior, a keen eye for detail has been applied. From the large entry way chandelier, 12-foot ceilings, pressed metal and dado detail wood, to the cut out airflow detailing above the doors, every design decision is considered and tasteful. Outdoors, the modern, relaxed style continues. The low maintenance 10m x 5m Ozone salt water pool has a 3m shallow step, ideal for kids. There is also an Ozone spa and infrared sauna. The back courtyard with a private outdoor shower and bath and fully fenced dog yard leads to the four raised bed vegetable gardens growing dragon fruit, passion fruit and herbs.
The low maintenance gardens offer family friendly features such as a fire pit and rock surrounds, designer bird aviary, skating half pipe; mature fruit trees including lemon, lime, kaffir lime, and mandarin; palm groves and full hidden lighting throughout the garden. A peaceful creek and running stream flows through property with platypus and water dragons. Most of property is dog fenced and has a private electronic farm gate.
With the look, feel and privacy of a country home, with the convenience of being just moments from the centre of town, the house is chic and stylish without compromising on the practical needs of a growing family.
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