Inspection and auction details
Auction location: Darling and Co. 157 Given Terrace, Paddington
'Aurora' Spectacular Renovated Paddington Queenslander with City Views
- 4 Beds
- 3 Baths
- 4 Cars
Showcasing a private and dignified street facade, this breathtaking Queenslander commands an elevated and highly sought-after position within one of Paddington's iconic Terraces, just moments away from some of the suburb's finest boutique shops, restaurants, and bars.
A landmark residence of stately proportions, Aurora' has been transformed by meticulous restorations and refurbishment by award winning company aad design' in order to create a luxury home defined by space, architectural beauty and functionality.
Encircled by an immaculate and reconditioned French style garden and an impressive wrap-round entertainment verandah, the home's entry is anything but humble. Adorned with beautiful French doors, casement windows, eye-catching chandeliers and reinstated leadlighting, the experience entering this home is a masterstroke.
Showcasing a charming display of original polished timber floorboards, intricate breezeways, VJ walls, traditional light switches, architraves and skirting boards, astute buyers will become captivated by the hints of Australia's colonial past showcased throughout the open plan living, dining and kitchen area.
Designed with a entertainer in mind, the home's fully equipped kitchen comes complete with an elite range of Smeg appliances, custom rich timber cabinetry, five-burner gas stove top with stainless steel range hood, and a servery window which seamlessly connects to the home's large rear entertainment deck.
Boasting sensational views of the Brisbane CBD and suburban vista, this engaging outdoor space is undoubtedly a stand out feature of this magnificent home where family and friends can relax and admire the views, while being able to watch children enjoy the magnificent heated magnesium pool downstairs.
Beyond stands a si zeable main bathroom with a glamorous claw foot freestanding bath, which services the three spacious upstairs bedrooms including the secluded master retreat complete with views of the city skyline, deck access, walk-in wardrobe and exclusive ensuite.
However, the sheer value and volume of this home does not simply end here with a third bathroom, study, and an additional generously sized bedroom located downstairs, where a sophisticated rumpus area, rear alfresco patio and award winning yard awaits.
Anchored by luxurious travertine tiles and fitted out with a kitchenette/bar, plus huge LP Morgan projector screen and accompanying speakers, pool table with custom lights with hand blown glass shades, this enormous lower level exudes convenience and space by easily converting into a home office/business set-up, separated living arrangement or enviable recreation room. A large storage room ripe for simple conversion into a subterranean wine cellar complete with room for a centre dining table and chairs.
Journey outside to discover award winning landscaping complete with garden wall and alfresco entertainment area that radiates with an open grill fire pit, striking integrated BBQ area, magnificent cutting edge green wall and garden sconces with automatic watering and nutrient system, by the self-cleaning magnesium heated pool with infinity glass edge, seamless frameless glass balustrade and a fantastic private vegetable garden.
Situated within walking distance to various public transport facilities, Paddington Central, Suncorp Stadium, Rosalie Village, Roy Emerson Tennis Centre, Milton Markets, and Caxton Street Precinct, along with being just a short drive to premier schools, the Wesley Hospital, Brisbane CBD, and major arterial roads this home truly sets the benchmark in classical living.
Additional Features Include:
- Built by Glen Brown & renovated by aad design'
- Built-in wardrobes in every bedroom
- Downstairs study doubles as potential fifth bedroom
- Double car lock-up & soundproof garaging with workbench
- Two additional adjacent car parks under covered carport
- Electric front gate
- Bose surround sound & zoned alarm system
- Front & side gate intercom systems
- Smart wired home with multiple phone lines & data cabling
- Ducted air-conditioning throughout entire home
- Imported chandeliers
- Powered water features
- Outdoor drying area connecting to laundry
- Reconditioned & fully irrigated front garden
- Organic garden wall with self-nutrient water system
- Regular paint maintenance
- Ample storage options
- Intricate colonial fence with oversize 6x6 inch posts, intricate mouldings and fence top capitals with an integrated welcoming gate house with sandstone slab under foot.
- Hand built carport with had cut rafters
- 2x Reverse Osmosis Water Filters
- Air Conditioning
- Alarm System
- Built-In Wardrobes
- Close To Schools
- Close To Shops
- Close To Transport
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539m² / 0.13 acres
4 garage spaces
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