“Architectural Excellence on Paddington's Best Street”
Architectural excellence with an emphasis on easy family living, 8 Garfield Drive is a unique offering to the Paddington market. The house hosts the perfect layout, focusing on entertaining with a flowing connection between indoor and outdoor living spaces.
Our instructions are that this property will be offered for sale with an Auction scheduled for the 24th of October. This is a quality home in one of Brisbane's most sought-after streets; inspect this weekend or contact Max Hadgelias or George Hadgelias for further information.
* Extensive renovation artfully designed by DAH Architects and executed by Douglas Construction and Development
* A genuine entertainer's delight, seamless transition between indoor and outdoor living
* Desirable north facing orientation and coveted floorplan
* Soaring ceilings, oak flooring and a spectacular 4-metre marble island bench
* Family-friendly with open plan living downstairs, plus four bedrooms upstairs
* Spacious and elevated 579m2 block with panoramic local views
The residence occupies an impressive elevated position and has striking street appeal. The purist will embrace and value the high standard of the renovation and the quality of the materials, fixtures and fittings used throughout.
Stepping through the entry, eyes are immediately drawn to the expansive living space, the high quality kitchen, covered outdoor patio and the sparkling pool. These wonderful spaces are highlighted by soaring ceilings, oak timber flooring and a timeless colour palette.
The star of the gourmet kitchen is the spectacular four (4) metre marble island bench, well-appointed and perfectly positioned to oversee the grassed play area and pool. The butler's pantry is wonderfully fitted and equipped to handle the largest of functions or parties. Food preparation will be a breeze.
The home boasts an abundance of natural light from strategically placed windows; skylights; and sliding floor-to-ceiling doors. The near perfect aspect welcomes cooling breezes from the north.
Outside entertaining will be enjoyed in either the covered alfresco area or the open air courtyard. The options of where to relax, year round are only limited by ones imagination. The grounds are child friendly, fully fenced and welcoming to pets.
Returning inside and upstairs there are four generously proportioned bedrooms. Each with built-in storage, and ducted air-conditioning. The master bedroom features a walk-in wardrobe, bay window, balcony, and expansive ensuite with a luxurious standalone bath. A large second bedroom also boasts an ensuite with striking marble tiling. The remaining queen-sized bedrooms share access to a main bathroom with a separate bath and shower.
A second living area with plantation shutters and vaulted ceilings - is ideal as a teenage retreat, media room, or an extra space for family members to pursue their hobbies in relative privacy. A home office with built-in desks and storage completes the upper level - providing great separation from busier living spaces downstairs.
Just a stone's throw from Paddington's best cafes and restaurants, with an abundance of entertaining options nearby at Rosalie or in Brisbane City. Quality education options are on offer like Ithaca Creek State State School, while Marist College Ashgrove, Stuartholme School, and some of Brisbane's finest Schools are all nearby. Your commute will be simple as the Brisbane CBD is just 5kms away, and access to express bus routes is nearby on Macgregor Terrace.
Seeking an incredible inner-city lifestyle? Look no further than 8 Garfield Drive; be quick to inspect this weekend or contact Max Hadgelias or George Hadgelias for more information.
* Gated entrance with video intercom and security system;
* Secure double garage with ample storage;
* Ducted and zoned air-conditioning throughout the home;
* Separate laundry with direct access to the drying courtyard.