For Sale $1,225,000
An amazing opportunity to secure the pinnacle of Balmoral Hill, taking in views from Portside Hamilton to the Story Bridge and Brisbane City with Teneriffe in the foreground. The first time offered in 80 years the picturesque 1939 character home has been lovingly maintained , sitting on a spacious 551m2 block with potential to raise further and also take in the gateway view to the north east.
As you step through the front door, you are greeted with a comfortable elegance offering space and sanctuary for the whole family. A versatile floor plan with options to further enhance by raising to the full 9.5 metre height, taking in potential views of the gateway bridge to the north east and further enhancing the extensive existing views of Portside, local landmarks and the CBD.
Property features at a glance;
-Three generously proportioned bedrooms all with built-in robes and fans
-Three well-appointed bathrooms, including ensuite to the main bedroom
-Classic character features including leadlight French doors, ornate plaster cornices, picture rails and casement windows add to the charm of the property
-The front family and sitting rooms take in breathtaking views to Hamilton Harbour, where you can watch the cruise ships come in and out of port.
-Formal dining room of generous proportions leads out to the juliet balcony that take in the full scope of views overlooking numerous Brisbane landmarks.
-At the heart of the home, causal living room and renovated French country style kitchen that opens out through to the large private back deck where you can sit and admire the ever-changing city skyline.
-Downstairs offers further living rooms, study, laundry, storeroom and garages with large workshop or rumpus room, options to suit all families.
Perfectly positioned to enjoy all the lifestyle benefits of the celebrated Oxford Street and Hawthorne precincts. Walking distance to popular local schools including Bulimba State School, Saint Peter and Paul's Catholic Primary School and the prestigious Lourdes Hill College and Churchie close by. Nearby buses on Lytton Road and Riding Road will deliver residents to the city and beyond, as will ferries and city cats from Bulimba and Hawthorne ferry terminals. The position offers easy access up and down the coast as well as the airport with the gateway motorway just a 5 minute drive.