Occupying a generous 827sqm lot of land in Newport, with arguably one of the best canal front positions, this gorgeous renovated two storey residence offers blue ribbon living on the water's edge. With a 24 metre canal frontage and complete with one of the largest private approved pontoons - the ability to berth a 12m long wet berth vessel and two dry berths being a jetski and a boat, with both power and water supplied to the pontoon.
Framed by a beautiful jacaranda tree, this magnificent and recently renovated New England and French Provincial style home is near impossible to ignore from the street. The carefully manicured gardens and hedgerows demand admiration while you make your way down the front granite cobblestone path, past the 6 car garage, and through the stately double doors into the home.
With silver travertine marble tiles, vaulted ceilings and decorative cornices throughout, the lavish New English style home with French Provincial style interior is just as impressive as the exterior. A large office/library with crafted cedarwood bookcases lining the walls sits at the front of the floorplan and is the first of a multitude of separate living zones.
The luxuriously appointed kitchen is one to be envied by home chef's everywhere, featuring custom built cabinetry, marble benchtops, premium quality stainless steel appliances and an island design, perfect for families and friends to enjoy and entertain. Adjoining the kitchen is the first of two downstairs living and dining areas, affording even the largest of families the space they desire. At the opposite end of the house, a feature original brick fire place frames the second living area, opening out onto a generous dining area, offering a versatile space to be enjoyed any time of the year.
Opening out from here via beautiful French doors is the covered terrace that wraps around the rear of the residence. An alfresco space with a built-in kitchenette, flowing to another covered entertaining zone complete with electric Vergola operable roof, perfect for entertaining while the kids and family are in the pool or on the marina. The magnificent salt water pool and heated spa with integrated cleaning system, fenced with polished handcrafted handrails, along with the two fixed and rotatable umbrellas provide just the right amount of shade for the pool and deck on the upcoming summer days, creating a resort style summer escape.
Completing the ground floor is a dedicated laundry and first bathroom, proximate for guests and easy access from the pool.
Upstairs hosts the generously sized four bedrooms. The master is a true parents' retreat, with built-in robes, and feature marble ensuite with double vanity, shower and bath. The second bedroom also receives the added privacy of a marble ensuite, while bedrooms three and four are within steps of the main bathroom.
Other notable features include security system, Vergola operable covered area, ducted air conditioning and ceiling fans throughout. An expansive storage room adjoining bedroom four, hardwired sound system, 26,000L underground water tank, a study nook in bedroom three and a secure garage for up to four cars, with a carport providing additional space for two more. The landscaped gardens and lawn also benefit from a six station irrigation system.
Only 45 minute boat trip to Moreton Bay Island, 30 minute boat trip to Bribie Island, deep water access direct to Moreton Bay.
Within close proximity of Endeavour Park, Newport Marina, Moreton Bay Boat Club, Southern Cross Catholic College, Scarborough State School and Redcliffe State High School, this property boasts luxury family living in a highly-coveted location. For your chance to secure this dream home or sea change prior to Christmas, call to arrange an inspection today!