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44 Didsbury Street East Brisbane, QLD 4169

Sold for $1,595,000 on 17 Feb 2016
  • 5 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 8 Cars
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House in East Brisbane

Landmark Residence with Understated Elegance

  • 5 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 8 Cars

It is a rarity for homes of this calibre to come to the market, in such a sought after location, this residence will appeal to all purchasers seeking the ultimate family & inner city lifestyle choice.

A romantic old world ambiance awaits you in this classic Queenslander situated on an elevated 810m2 prime inner city land holding with an east facing backyard.

Featuring style & traditional craftsmanship from a bygone era, this landmark residence offers an uncompromising opportunity for those looking for a spacious family home.

Presenting the grandest of facades, this stately residence is sure to leave an impression from the moment you step through the white picket fence. Classic elements have been intuitively renovated to create a beautiful home defined by extensive space & sophisticated style.

Step up the striking external staircase to be greeted by the impressive wrap around verandah, through to the front door & wide entry hallway inviting you into the upper level, fusing a cleverly designed floor plan that offers formal & informal spaces of generous proportions. Clearly defined living areas spread across the upper level create a sprawling space that offers something for the entire family.

Accentuated by the finest in fittings & finishes & incorporating such interior details as polished timber flooring, VJ walls, soaring ceilings, original fretwork, wide skirtings, multiple French doors & galleries of casement windows, highlighted with stained coloured glass & white plantation shutters. Designer light fittings & fans also feature in creating this understated elegance. Clean, fresh tones & strategically placed windows further enhance this impressive residence, bathing each space in soft natural light while allowing beautiful cooling breezes to flow through.

The kitchen is positioned to allow easy service to both indoor & outdoor areas, creating a versatile layout that will see the consummate entertainer hosting the most fashionable of soirees. The kitchen encompasses a number of high standard appliances including a butler's pantry, Miele integrated dishwasher, two Miele ovens, Miele 6 burner gas top, double butler's porcelain sink, generous island bench & stunning cabinetry with sensational timber bench tops. French doors open the entire living areas out to the spacious entertainment venue, which overlooks the sparkling in-ground pool & massive rear yard, ideal for children & pets, summer BBQs or simply enjoying the privacy of this outdoor paradise.

Four well-appointed bedrooms all with robes are located across the upper level. The master is an inviting retreat completed with a stylish walk-in robe, ensuite & two sets of French doors opening to the wrap around verandah. The 2nd bedroom is extravagantly positioned boasting French doors opening out to the garden room.

An additional feature of this beautiful residence is the eloquent main bathroom boasting a claw foot bath & brass trombone tapware. The upstairs bedrooms can be closed off from the kitchen & all living areas with French doors located at the end of the hallway, providing separation & privacy.

While this home embodies elegance, the bottom floor of this 2 level house can be described as an entertainer's dream or kids private getaway & can easily be utilised as a gym or even a theatre room. Additionally, the doors between this space & the garage can be opened up to accommodate a further four vehicles. The choice is yours!

A generous laundry with access to the external drying court & a large 5th bedroom/guest bedroom with built in robe & French doors is also situated on the lower level of this home, serviced by a spacious 3rd bathroom with a double shower which defines the classic style that carries throughout this residence.

Upon the downstairs front entry there is a very spacious shoe cupboard adjacent to the bag room, which is conveniently located next to the laundry. Ideal for families with school children, offering convenience and practicality for family day-to-day living.

Other features include:

4 car lock up garage with multiple storage cupboards
Fully ducted air-conditioning with five zones
Fully fenced
2 x 5000ltr water tanks with pump
Irrigation drippers to gardens
Hard wired speakers
Data cabling
Premium grade Rockwool Roof Insulation
Quality brass hinges

Positioned in a quiet pocket, this sensational family home is located in the much sought-after suburb of East Brisbane. This city fringe location ensures peace & tranquility without sacrificing the convenience of being within close proximity to everything that the inner city has to offer. Situated walking distance to a number of local shops & restaurants, public transport, Gabba Cricket Ground, wine bars, Churchie (Anglican Church Grammar School) & private & public hospitals are also close at hand. Alternatively, the CBD with its first class shopping, dining and entertainment is located within approximately 2kms.

Features:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm System
  • Built-In Wardrobes
  • Close To Schools
  • Close To Shops
  • Close To Transport
  • Garden
  • Pool

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Land:

810m² / 0.2 acres

Bedrooms:

5

Bathrooms:

3

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Suburb

East Brisbane

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