MANSION IN THE TROPICS
This amazing property has come on the market as the owners wish to downsize. It was designed by the original owner/occupier and has a lot of European charm with wooden ceilings in the living room and master bedroom, beautiful Italian ceramic tiling throughout and a real wood fired fireplace.
Only 200 metres from the beach, this grand solidly constructed 500m2 + home is ideal for a large family plus guests and is situated on an extra large piece of land (1,789M2) surrounded by tropical gardens (palm trees, flowering bushes and manicured lawn areas) and located in a quiet paved cul-de-sac in one of Cairns elite beach suburbs.
Upon entering the breathtaking living room, you will be in awe of the soaring height of the timber ceiling, the magnificent fireplace and spiral staircase.
The left wing is for children and guests. Upstairs are two large (24m2) queen size bedrooms with ensuites and very spacious built in robes. Downstairs is a guest bedroom also with an ensuite plus a small office/bedroom with powder room and wardrobe.
To the right of the living room is a large dining area adjacent to the kitchen which features solid New Zealand timber cabinets and pantry, marble bench tops and stainless steel appliances ( fridge, dishwasher, oven, gas and electric cooktop plus a servery to the dining room and a mobile centre island bench.
Down the hallway is a powder room and a laundry with ample cupboard space and a covered outdoor drying area. At the end of the hallway you will find the king sized Master Bedroom (28m2) with direct access to the pool. It has a high timber ceiling, huge ensuite with spa bath, extra large shower cubicle, a bidet and a very spacious walk in closest.
The spiral staircase to the upper level of the right wing leads to the media room, gymnasium and a spacious office/bedroom with a powder room.
Outside is a beautifully tiled covered patio area (70m2) with a unique “rustico” bar area handcrafted from local trees overlooking the resort style rock pool with waterfall and a spa big enough for 6 persons. Great for entertaining friends and family or simply relaxing in your own private oasis.
For the astute investor, this property provides an opportunity for an income producing investment such as long and/or short term holiday letting, Air BnB, bed and breakfast or simply working from home. The choice is yours!
For the security conscious the property has a C-Bus electrical system with its Central Command Centre which can be easily upgraded to operate from your mobile phone. Motion detectors are in all rooms and hardwired fire alarm devices are situated on both levels. Crimsafe security screens and doors are fitted downstairs and access to the property is through either a remote control sliding gate or pedestrian gate house with intercom. The main entry door also has a computerised alarm locking mechanism which can be operated by using a pin access code, key card, remote control or key.
Features include :-
• Side access for boat, caravan and/or trailer
• Automated sprinkler system for garden and lawn
• Double lockup garage with workspace
• Ducted and split air conditioning and fans throughout
• All doors and windows have tinted glass
• Secure accommodation for four or more vehicles
Additional features include :-
• Within walking distance to Clifton Village Shopping Centre ( Doctor, Dentist, Pharmacy, restaurants, Bottle Shop and Coles )
• 30 minute drive to Cairns CBD
• 20 minute drive to Cairns International airport
• 10 minute drive to James Cook University and schools
• 15 to 20 minute stroll along beach to Palm Cove’s boutique shopping precinct, resorts and award winning restaurants
• Bus stop just around the corner to Cairns City Centre
Asking Price $1.5 million
For a private viewing contact Paul Bantoft 0418 184 954 you won’t be disappointed.