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THIS contemporary home has the low-maintenance convenience of apartment living combined with the space of a house, all in a great inner-city location close to Hyde Park, Beaufort Street and the CBD.
It is on a 165sq m block in a group of four and built over three levels to maximise the living space.
The ground floor includes a bedroom with built-in robe and ensuite that opens to a low-maintenance courtyard.
A second bedroom, also with built-in robe and ensuite, is part of a self-contained apartment with living area, kitchenette, courtyard access and its own entrance.
The first floor includes a lovely open-plan living/dining/kitchen with timber flooring.
The dining area opens to a roomy terrace with outdoor kitchen.
With an electric blind to keep the area dry on wet days and topof-the-range heater to keep it warm, it is suitable for year-round entertaining.
There is also a large bedroom with built-in robes and ensuite with bath, and a powder room on this floor.
The spacious master bedroom has the top floor to itself and has a walk-in robe, ensuite with bath and private balcony.
Other features include ducted reverse-cycle airconditioning, a ducted vacuum and security/ alarm system.
The home offers a range of opportunities; it could simply be a wonderful home and the groundfloor apartment could be used as a retreat for children, guest suite or granny flat.
The apartment could also be used as an office or you could rent it out and generate some income.