Carson Drive is without doubt one of Bunya’s most desirable addresses. Situated only 14km from the Brisbane CBD and being one of the closest acreage estates to the city, means your can have the best rural lifestyle available while still being extremely close and convenient to all amenities.
This stunning three level home, set on 1.5 acres, has been cleverly designed and positioned perfectly to capture the idyllic natural breezes and a continuing view out over the beautiful valley and mature parkland grounds.
Rarely do you find a property that exhibits so many options to the new owners.
It features a versatile layout with dual living zones to accommodate extended families, or owner/tenant options. The downstairs zone (2Bdrm+study) is fully self-contained with kitchenette, bathroom and laundry facilities, and following an extensive renovation has been rented out during 2018/2019.
This home has 5+ Bedrooms plus a dedicated office/ study with its own entrance, making it perfect for a home business. The home has been extensively refreshed and modernised since November 2014, with meticulous renovations, beautiful finishes and practical, quality inclusions.
Accessible via a new stairwell and custom staircase with handcrafted spotted gum treads, is the huge loft level. This versatile living space has a polished cypress floor, built in bamboo benches with storage cupboards and drawers, and is ideal as a hobby studio or another bedroom.
Another outstanding feature of this special property is its vehicle accommodation. This is the dream property for the motoring enthusiast or hobbyist with a superb 5 car garage, an adjacent 2 vehicle carport plus another 2-car covered area beneath the home. The spacious courtyard and grounds offer abundant room for trailers.
A magical swimming pool has been added to the property. The design brief was to be able to see down the valley while relaxing in the water and have a sense of both space and privacy within the pool surrounds.
The renovated gourmet kitchen features stone bench tops with a breakfast bar and waterfall edge, oversize sinks and pull-down mixer, boiling water dispenser and walk in pantry with additional appliance benchtop, racking and microwave shelf. A Schweigen range hood with external venting sits over an impressive 120cm commercial grade Ilve cooker which has self-cleaning electric double ovens, interchangeable gas fired teppanyaki plate and steak grill, 6 x gas burners including 2 wok burners, rotisserie, and a built in chopping board.
The grounds were designed and constructed by renowned Queensland landscape architect Arne Fink. Many thousands of dollars have been invested in what has become a parkland of sandstone retaining walls, mature trees and separate garden zones around the property. Arne Fink’s design has delivered privacy with low maintenance, and a multitude of flowering shrubs, trees and herbs.
As you move around the property, at any time of the year there are always plants in flower or in fruit to admire. Some examples are Silky Oak, Hoop pine, Bunya Pines, Jacaranda, Poinciana, Mulberry, Mango, Lychee, Macadamia nut, Avocado, various citrus, frangipani, lemongrass, honeysuckle, hibiscus, gardenias, poolside jasmine.
Some more key features of this impressive home;
• 3 living areas – 2 on main level, 1 on ground floor
• Fireplace in upstairs living room
• Large loft creating further living options
• Beautiful premium grade Qld spotted gum polished floors and stairs
• Panoramic outdoor dining area on upper level with servery from kitchen
• 2 newly renovated bathrooms and powder room
• Renovated main laundry
• Soaring ceilings
• Tinted windows
• Land area 6112 m2
• Additional 3 bay parking area just inside driveway entrance.
• Air conditioning to ground floor living zone
• 30,000 litre water tank, extensive irrigation system
• Town water, with 8 taps serving all areas of the property
• High-quality remote-controlled garden, pool and poolside lighting
• Outdoor surround floodlights
• New polished stainless steel/safety glass balustrade to main stairway
• Fully automated in-floor self-cleaning pool system, salt water chlorination and pH balancer, with top quality filtration and variable speed pump.
• Electric dog fence installed
Not many properties can offer the options, choices and flexibility that this striking home exhibits. Here is a chance for the astute buyer to secure a property in one of Brisbane’s very best acreage areas. An inspection is highly recommended.