House for sale
71 Laurel Avenue,
5 3 3
AUCTION IF NOT SOLD PRIOR
LUXURY MODERN QUEENSLANDER ON LAUREL AVENestled in a quiet and tranquil setting on one of Brisbane's most prestigious and iconic streets in green and leafy Chelmer by the river, this beautiful two-storey modern Queenslander built in 2005 positioned on a generous 683m2 corner-block offers the ultimate family lifestyle just 6km to the CBD.
Arrive at the main entry gate of this fully fenced property with its lovely green lawns and established gardens and make your way to the charming front entrance on the wrap-around verandah. There is a certain warmth and elegance to this home that is apparent from the moment you step inside. The combination of timber floorboards, high ceilings, decorative cornices, French doors, natural light and bright and open spaces work beautifully together to create a home that families will simply love. The modern and spacious open-plan kitchen is perfect for entertaining and includes quality Smeg oven and 6-burner gas stove, Miele dishwasher, Insinkerator, large walk-in pantry, island bench with breakfast bar, stone benches and plenty of storage space. It connects to the main living room where you'll be able to gather around the fireplace with classic mantel in winter time or throw open the French doors to the large verandah in the warmer months. Offering plenty of flexibility and space, a second living room connects to the other side of the kitchen and dining room and opens onto the large back deck providing seamless indoor/outdoor living. Fully covered, the back deck overlooks the stunning resort-style pool and boasts extra high ceilings, plantation shutters for added privacy and comfort and a ceiling fan making it the perfect spot to relax and entertain family and friends on the weekends. Also located on the upper level near the front entrance is a conveniently positioned study opening onto the front verandah with built-ins as well as a bathroom, additional bedroom and the master bedroom. Enter this parents' retreat through double doors and features including a charming bay window, French doors to the verandah - the perfect spot for a morning coffee - walk-in robe and luxurious ensuite with spa bath and double vanity.
There is so much space to spread out in this home with the ground level offering a rumpus room with kitchenette, two additional bedrooms with built-ins, tiered home cinema, bathroom, separate toilet, laundry, ample storage place and secure three-car garage. There is also an undercover patio providing yet another outdoor entertaining space connecting to the sparkling pool. Other valuable features include ducted air-conditioning, back-to-base monitored security, front door intercom system at entry gate and crimsafe security screens.
This Laurel Avenue property is just a short walk to Chelmer train station, minutes to shops, cafes, top-class restaurants, gourmet grocers, sports fields, Sherwood Arboretum and only a short drive to the newly expanded Indooroopilly Shopping Centre. Also close to excellent public and private schools including St Aidan's, St Peters, Brisbane Boys' College and Graceville State School.
Last updated: 02:50AM on Jul 18th 2019