Grand appeal of authentic design
THIS original Queenslander offers warmth and charm, with an array of character features such as polished timber floors, soaring ceilings, decorative breezeways, latticework and VJ walls.
Spanning two levels, the floorplan has numerous living and entertainment areas, including formal and informal rooms and a spacious covered veranda with views of Brisbane city. Positioned in a quiet leafy street in the heart of New Farm, the house also has four bedrooms, landscaped gardens and a double garage.
An external staircase ascends to an upper level veranda at the front of the property.
With crisp white balustrades and latticework, the veranda leads inside to the main entrance.
Inside, a hallway flows to an open-plan space at the rear of the level. This space incorporates living and dining areas boasting period features such as rich polished timber floors, breezeways and high ceilings. Galleries of windows offer suburban views and plenty of natural light.
The dining area also boasts glass bifold doors opening to a large veranda.
Spanning the width of the house, the veranda is covered and offers panoramic views of the city skyline.
Occupying a light-filled space near the dining area is the kitchen. Features here include quality appliances, timber floors and extensive traditionalstyle timber cabinetry.
Also on the upper level are two bedrooms.
The main bedroom sits at the front of the floorplan and has built-in wardrobes and french doors opening to the veranda. There is also an entry point to a large bathroom with dual entrances.
The other bedroom offers french doors opening to the front veranda.
An internal staircase descends to the lower level of the house and a family room.
Positioned in the centre, the open-plan space features timber floors and a fresh neutral colour palette.
Two bedrooms on the lower level have built-in wardrobes and are serviced by a bathroom with dual vanities.
One bedroom has direct access to the front gardens, while the other has french doors opening to a rear courtyard.
Additional features of the residence include internal access to the garage, airconditioning, ornate cornices and plantation-style shutters.
The house has a sense of abundant space and light, with plenty of large windows, french and bifold doors, and neutral colours.