House for sale
145 Kennedy Terrace,
9 5 6
Paddington PalaceWell maybe not a palace but a big big home (approx. 400m2). Built on nearly 1000m2 of land, this 2 level character home has 4 huge bedrooms and 3 bathrooms and attached is the perfect granny flat or office while underneath is a self-contained 3 bedroom unit, all with their own entrances, ideal for the extended family/extra income or to subdivide later.
As you enter from one of Paddington’s best known and sought after streets, Kennedy Terrace, you step up to the wrap around verandah with church Pews and sash windows from a bygone era. You enter this beautifully presented turn of the century character home with its soaring 12 foot ceilings and polished wide pine floors. To the right is the formal dining with double French doors back out to the verandah overlooking the pool and views over Paddington to the city. All around the living rooms are timber fretwork of Cranes installed by the previous owner, well known wildlife photographer Steve Parish.
The galley style kitchen with its olde world charm of polished timber benches and sealed terracotta tiles, has all the ingredients for anyone who likes to cook and entertain, loads of cupboard space, an island bench, pantry, 90cm gas stove and separate sinks.
From the open plan living room on the left, to the timber stairs going down and the family room with sliding doors out to 30m2 timber deck surrounded by trees, palms and ferns. A short corridor to bedrooms 3 & 4, both spacious with a/c and ceiling fans, bedroom 3 with access to the back deck.
Downstairs is the master(piece) bedroom, spacious & open with a huge walk-in-robe add a newly renovated ensuite to bathe in with its standalone bathtub plus his and hers twin sinks and bidet. Stepping from the bedroom into the north-east outdoor area surrounded by palms and overlooking the rock pool with, dogwood, sweet potato and ferns leaning down to drink from this inner-city oasis.
Connected via the front deck is a self-contained 2 bedroom granny flat/teenage retreat or home office, with its own front entrance from the garden courtyard. Polished hardwood floors, a/c and modern kitchen of 2 pak cupboards, gas upright stove and blue tiled splashback makes this home very neat and tidy.
With its own entrance through the 6 car open garage is the 3 bedroom 2nd unit like upstairs, a modern kitchen with 2 pak cupboards, gas upright stove and blue tiled splashback with open plan living out to a timber deck overlooking a small garden & tree lined backyard.
So many options, so many choices and found in Brisbane’s most sought after suburb, Paddington. Owners have already moved into their new home and just need this sold.
3 self-contained dwellings
9 spacious bedrooms
5 modern bathrooms
3 tandem (6) undercover car spaces
Separate access to each dwelling
Air conditioned throughout
Built on a very rare inner city 991m2 just 3km from the CBD, this unique character home offers a multitude of options with its extra two separated but connected self-contained units.
Last updated: 06:47PM on Aug 16th 2017