A CUT ABOVE
This luxurious residence at Seven Hills is a HIA award winner and boasts an impressive mix of indoor and outdoor living.
Krystal Hansen ALL the luxuries of life are found in this Seven Hills home, nestled away from busy main roads, yet only a short drive to the city.
Winning a HIA design award in 2006, this four-year-old house has been built to make the most of Queensland’s long summer days.
The living, family and dining areas are located on the top level towards the rear of the home, and have stunning English Oak floorboards, which have been recently repolished.
Natural light streams into the living areas from the high windows and the rear glass wall.
Managing the lighting and audio visual equipment is a wireless Sonos and C-Bus multi-room control system. A security system is also installed.
The undercover, tiled outdoor enter- taining area has a built-in barbecue, wood-fired pizza oven and bar fridge.
To merge the outdoor and indoor living areas simply open a set of large glass sliding doors.
The saltwater pool is solar heated, safety fenced and is visible from the living room through the glass wall.
Four carpeted bedrooms are also located on the top floor, with three of the rooms boasting built-in wardrobes and access to a shared bathroom, which features a separate bath and shower, and stone vanity.
The main bedroom has a walk-in wardrobe complete with shelving and an ensuite with a his and hers stone vanity and large shower.
The room also features a private balcony that looks out onto the quiet residential street.
An internal timber staircase leads to the lower level and overlooks the street through a ceiling high strip of glass.
Downstairs is a large media room, which could also be utilised as a fifth bedroom.
It has its own ensuite and walk-in wardrobe, and has side access to the rear of the home.
The lower level also contains a separate laundry and a storage room.
Another storage room is located in the double lock-up garage, and there is even more storage space underneath the home where five 1000-litre rainwater tanks are housed.
The stored water can be used for irrigation and gardens.
Set on 541sq m, the home enjoys a northeast position.