187 Verney Rd East,
SOLD BY KAREN SIMONSOozing all the character and charm of a classic Queenslander, this grand home is the perfect residence for families seeking the ultimate place to call home. Perfectly positioned in the heart of Graceville on a sought-after, 810m2 allotment, this home offers the style and elegance of yesterday with the comfort and conveniences of today’s modern lifestyle.
Set across two levels, the interior delivers all the traditional feature elements we have come to expect of these grand homes, including high ceilings, ornate cornices, polished timber floors, and classic timber archways framing the living spaces. Lead light casement windows and French doors ensure a light filled interior delivering all the ambience of a colonial home.
Perfectly positioned to capture all the prevailing north/south breezes, the front verandah provides a welcoming entry. Step into the home through the formal entry and the upper level seamlessly blends the air-conditioned lounge, dining and kitchen areas offering comfortable living with direct open access to the front and rear of the home. The modern, well-appointed kitchen is centrally located and features stainless steel appliances including electric oven and gas cooktop with stylish glass range hood overhead. Fitted with contemporary stone benchtops, the kitchen design provides plentiful preparation space and storage, just perfect for the home chef.
A rear verandah off the dining room offers an informal alfresco entertaining option that is private and spacious. This under roof outdoor living area overlooks the rear garden and sparkling swimming pool below. Keeping an eye on the kids in the pool from here, will mean you can relax with confidence as they enjoy the pool. With a low maintenance Chemigem pool system in place, you will never have to worry about balancing the chemicals in your pool again!
The upper level of the home also hosts three bedrooms, all with an abundance of natural light and subtle separation from the living area. The air-conditioned master bedroom is generous in size and is equipped with a deep walk-in robe and ensuite boasting convenient double vanities and a bath to relax in. You will appreciate having your own private balcony off the master bedroom, just perfect to escape for a few quiet moments and enjoy a peaceful read or a cup of tea. The two remaining bedrooms on the upper level are fitted with ceiling fans and built-in robes, both are steps away from a bathroom which services this level. If a nursery is on your list, then one of these bedrooms is conveniently located right next to the master, the other is roomy, light and airy with lovely French doors to access to the front verandah.
The ground level boasts a living space that is great for teenagers, extended family or guests. It offers a second living/media room, two well sized bedrooms, each with private access to the front courtyard and only steps away from the second bathroom. Customise these rooms to suit your family needs and perhaps create your own home office with separate private entry. A convenient laundry on this level has direct access to the outdoors and undercover parking that can accommodate 3 cars. The surrounding mature gardens and pool area is a great place for kids and pets to enjoy within the privacy and security of a full fenced yard. A fabulous outdoor room completes the picture and provides yet another great option for comfortable entertaining during those hot summer months to come, family bar-be-ques will be fun!
With additional security features including lockable security screens across the lower level and an alarm system throughout, you will have the added confidence that your home and family are always secure and safe.
For growing families, this home is importantly located within a short stroll to Graceville State School, so getting the kids to and from school will be an absolute breeze. Positioned in Corinda SHS catchment, and Indooroopilly SHS also nearby, this location also ensures a number of private school options are also at your fingertips, including Christ the King, St Aidans, Saint Peters, Ambrose Treacy and UQ within a short drive away. There is little doubt that this area is spoilt for choice with excellent schools and university within reach.
Just 7 kms to the Brisbane CBD and an easy commute by train, this position is perfect for busy professionals needing proximity to the city centre. Surrounded by beautiful parks and cycling tracks, a choice of sporting facilities, it also enjoys proximity to a variety of local cafés, restaurants and great shopping within the precinct of the Indooroopilly Shopping Centre. There is absolutely nothing that this location lacks! The lifestyle here is second to none, make the change today and you will never look back.
Don’t miss out on your chance to call this wonderful residence home. Arrange an inspection today!