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This stunning family home is the Complete Package. It not only offers you the best of all things old and new but it is sure to impress the fussiest of buyers. It embodies the old world charm of yesteryear whilst also offering every modern convenience you and your family could ever want.
“Idavine” was master built in 1910 and has stood proud overlooking the Ipswich CBD for over 100 years. The current owners purchased the home in 2008 and have lovingly and meticulously fully renovated this grand old lady back to the perfection it represents today!
This breathtakingly beautiful period home is positioned amongst some of Ipswichs’ most exclusive and expensive homes. The home is located in much sought after Ipswich CBD precinct so you have quick and easy walking access to not only every restaurant, coffee shop and bakery but also the Art Gallery, the movies and an assortment of pubs and clubs.
This home has truly been a labour of love. The thought and attention to detail is mind boggling. Starting with the external house colours, original cast iron balustrading and decorative timber arches and continuing through to kitchen and bathroom design and construction. The quality of the workmanship and the calibre of the fixtures and fittings is a cut above anything else available in the Ipswich real estate market today!
This stunning family home is a colonial lovers’ dream. It has all the usual hallmarks including incredible pressed metal ceilings to four (4) separate rooms in the house, 11 foot ceilings (3.3 metres), beautiful VJ walls, period window, doors and glass work, magnificent timber floor boards and breathtaking timber archways all without any of the hard work – that’s right all the restoration work been done for you.
On top of that the owners have also added every modern convenience including a stunning designer kitchen complete with pressed metal ceilings, loads of bench and cupboard space, Caesar Stone tops and dual farmhouse sink, top of the range ‘Ilve’ dual fuel six burner European oven and a Bosch dishwasher.
There are also two brand new bathrooms featuring stunning designer tiles, lighting, his and her large vanities and a luxurious claw foot bath in the oversized ensuite and a second ensuite to what could be a guests bedroom or for a very lucky prince or princess.
There are two fully air conditioned oversized living areas on the upper level of the home that feature gorgeous original lap and sash windows with coloured period glasswork, amazing timber floor boards or gorgeous cork flooring. The living areas include a majestic formal dining with the incredible ornate pressed metal ceilings and a formal lounge complete with a wood heater and beautiful period timber doors. Two separate sets of French doors lead out onto a large enclosed sleep out area that offers additional storage and a powder room that would be the perfect getaway space for those with children that need their own space. There is also a large separate air conditioned dining area and the most amazing and picturesque front and rear verandahs.
The home offers four large bedrooms all with their own split system air conditioners, fan lights, 11 foot ceilings. The master bedroom boasts incredibly ornate pressed metal ceilings, practical his and her built-in robes and a huge and elegant ensuite with his and her vanity, large shower and majestic claw foot bath.
This feature packed family home is located in ever popular Ipswich so of course you have access to all the amenities associated with Ipswich. These include the Riverlink Shopping development, Raceview Shopping Centre, Booval Shopping Centre, Raceview Tavern and Brothers Leagues Club plus the Raceview State School, Bremer State High School, Bethany Lutheran private School and Ipswich Girls and Boys Grammar Schools. In fact you are so close to all the major schools you children could walk or ride their bikes to school. There is bus transport to all of Ipswich’s other private primary and secondary schools as well as to the CBD and electric train to Brisbane.
You also have easy highway access to Brisbane via the Cunningham Highway or train transport via the Ipswich or East Ipswich Train Stations.
The home is perfectly positioned on a 617m2 block that offers under house parking for three (3) cars which you in turn access from the remote controlled gate into the property. There is also provision for extra parking for other cars or the biggest caravan, boat via the full length paved driveway and turn around area.
Extras include six (6) reverse cycle split system Panasonic air conditioners to the home including one to each of the four bedrooms, re-conditioned roof, new plumbing, fresh paint inside and out, a massive storage area under the home, three (3) toilets in total and so much more!
Don’t settle for mediocrity when you can own pure perfection at a price you can actually afford!
If nothing else has been good enough then you must inspect this amazing period family home.
Most importantly, this picture perfect and feature packed family home is truly – ‘The Best of the Best’. It also has one final and compelling argument for not settling for mediocrity - it has been priced to sell quickly at offers over $529,000.
You won’t find another bigger, better presented or better value for money family home with all these features – so be quick or it will be gone!
Listing Agent: Steve Athanates
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