Grand hilltop family estate with breathtaking views of the Brisbane River, CBD and New Farm Park.
Sitting proudly amongst the tightly held properties of prestigious Galloway's Hill Hawthorne, this stately residence blends timeless elegance with exceptional modern livability. Boasting Brisbane's most spectacular panoramic views over the River and CBD, the 6-bedroom multi-level design also caters for multi-family living. Marvel at the timeless VJ wall panels with decorative moulds and lintels adorning the entrance halls and grand staircase.
Polished brush box hardwood floors are warm and welcoming and lead onto expansive open entertainment decks on both top levels. Five appointed car spaces make it easy to accommodate a growing family, visitors and friends. Home office potential are practical with separate entrances to home and office from the car parks. Set well back behind electronic gates high masonry fence and lush landscaping, the immaculately restored residence enjoys absolute privacy. The two-lane 16mtr pool and alfresco entertainment area are completely private and a favourite for teenagers and their parties.
Entering the Top Level you are taken back by the vast open area living space and breath-taking views. The dining and living areas are most inviting and take full advantage of the magnificently elevated aspect. The viewer is at the same level as the Storey Bridge which is showcased in all its changing glory. A large modern kitchen and butlers pantry are well appointed with European appliances. The recently created Master Parent's Retreat is a luxurious expression of opulence and modern living at it's best. Ceiling height polished tile walls in the master ensuite offset the elegant claw foot bath and frameless shower. The separate makeup nook adjacent to the master vanity adds a touch of glamour and convenience.
Connecting the ensuite to the master sitting room is a gorgeous dressing room with an upholstered bay window and seat. Glass shelves with LED lighting, shoe displays and numerous soft close drawers compliment the various hanging spaces designed to cater for all possible wardrobe styles. The master bedroom itself has a separate small ensuite which caters for a "his and hers" option, which is becoming popular as couples love their own space. As an added bonus there is a separate bedroom and toilet attached to the Retreat, which makes for a perfect private office.
New Ipad controlled ducted air has been installed to the entire top floor making it possible to temperature control each room or zone at will.
Entering the Mid Level you discover four large double bedrooms, one with walk-in-robe and stunning spa ensuite. Also, home to a separate media room with 3D surround sound and full-size panoramic screen. This level showcases a vast rumpus/billiard room with backlit stone wet-bar. A beautiful three quarter sized slate billiards table is included to complement this massive room designed just for it. The family media room opens up onto both the billiard room and mid external deck allowing parties to spill over three areas accommodating over 100 visitors. They are the perfect vantage points for River fire and New Year's Eve fireworks or simply a place to enjoy quiet family time over a BBQ or evening dinners. With the second bathroom on this level, teenagers and regular houseguests enjoy an unmatched level of privacy and personal entertaining space.
The Lower Level of the home has been utilised as a bedroom, huge home office and self-contained living space with its own bathroom, kitchenette, gym and outdoors entertaining alfresco. Though classified as a utility area, this lower level is a fully air-conditioned retreat or granny flat for a caretaker or a teenager learning to live independently.
LOCATION-Hawthorne is a riverside suburb 4km east of the Brisbane CBD. This property has easy access to major roads bus transport and the Norman Park City Cat (river ferry) connecting residents with Brisbane's finest dining, entertainment and cultural experiences. Positioned within easy walking distance of parkland, cafes, the Hawthorne Garage gourmet deli/grocer and deluxe cinema precinct, the home is also moments from esteemed schools including Lourdes Hill College, Norman Park State School, Saints Peters and Pauls Primary and Churchie Gramma, CHAC; and minutes from the many restaurants, shops and bars of vibrant Oxford St.
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