'Stark' - Original Colonial Living Brought to Today
A charming Queenslander this home has been restored to bring it up to the modern day without losing any of those original features which made these homes great. Truly feeling like home, this large house with the traditional porch out the front, has the potential to be modernised or kept to the standard which the owners have maintained.
A tasteful home, decorative cornices, VJ walls, stained glass windows, hoop pine flooring and soaring 11ft high iron pressed ceilings whisk you back to another time. Meticulously upheld, these features showcase the charm of the time while being sure to impress even the harshest of critics.
With four bedrooms, two with ceilings fans and two with air conditioners, there is more than enough room for any desires you may have for the home. Each of the rooms also feature built-in wardrobes while the master and second bedrooms have additional ceiling-high storage and plenty of space to be utilised.
The open plan living and dining area offer more than enough space to relax and unwind. Expansive in size, the living space is a perfect example of the colonial features on offer with a fine example of the iron pressed ceilings on show complimented by the stunning original fireplace which still works as well as it did the day it was built. This space is also served by an air conditioner for those hot summer days.
Adjoining to the dining room the kitchen is a delight of the property with its vast size notable straight away. With an abundance of bench and storage space the kitchen serves the chef of the family with electric appliances and dishwasher adding a contemporary touch. A flashback to past times can also be found in this area with the wood fire stove still sitting in its original spot, offering a decorative addition to the home.
The updated bathroom again offers an abundance of space with a huge spa bath and shower barely filling the majority of the room. This area offers the potential to be renovated with its vast size offering a variety of uses.
A hero of the home is certainly the rear entertaining deck while continuing the trend of bigger is better that the home entails. 5.5x7.5m of space means the whole party can fit providing an area for year round entertainment. A paved area extends the outdoor entertaining section with a charming courtyard flowing seamlessly from this.
The yard of the home provides more than enough space for kids and pets to adore with manicured gardens offering something a little bit different. A 3x3m garden shed and double carport complete the fully fenced 898m2 block while still giving the versatility to adapt to any needs you have.
Walking distance to Harristown State High and Primary Schools, Concordia Lutheran College, daycare centres along with a variety of shopping centres, the convenience of the home cannot be understated. On an idyllic street with a park across the road and only minutes to the CBD this home gives you prime location on the doorstep of the city.
* NBN connected
* 22 solar panels
* Under house storage