A truly unique opportunity exists to own this incredibly versatile home and office in a charming Queenslander style corner store building with huge number of distinct details such as the bay windows and street awning to decorative paving.
Work from home or run your own business from the street-level shop front. Live-in or lease out the three bedroom dwelling and separate granny flat.
The house has two-street frontages and spans two levels. The upper floor is accessible with multiple entries, both private and business-like. These take place at the at street level from either the ‘shop’ or private entry deck. It has seamless level access throughout the three bedroom dwelling. The pyramid-roofed living room opens directly to a large north-facing living deck.
Downstairs, a spacious fully self-contained living area is tiled throughout and stunning timber bi-folding doors open to a large all-weather patio deck and garden.
This separate retreat is very private, with ample storage, a huge bathroom, and a fresh, ideal kitchen and laundry arrangement. The queen size bed folds up and away making it a very flexible space for grandparents, live-at-home children, visitors, guests, or tenants. External stairs link the lower level to the main house. The retreat could remain separate or be integrated into the main house.
All levels are architecturally-designed to make the most of Brisbane’s subtropical climate. On the upper level, winter sunshine floods in along the long northern side and on the living deck. The original upper level has vast 3.3m high ceilings, v-jointed tongue and groove walls, decorative timber fanlights and polished timber floors, and reverse cycle air-conditioning throughout.
The lower living level also has excellent natural lighting and is highly acoustically insulated for privacy and thermally insulated for cooler summer and warmer winter comfort. It also offers a ceiling fan, heated bathroom and 5.2kW reverse cycle air-conditioner.
Intimate low-maintenance landscaped gardens with shade trees, palms and gingers keep things cool and green.
Inner South convenience and lifestyle
Located a short walk to the Fairfield Gardens shopping centre, with two supermarkets, green grocer, bespoke butcher, chemist, GP, Brisbane City Council Library, Post Office, gym and cafes.
Just a few minutes by train, bus, car or bike to the CBD, Eleanor Schonell Bridge, all major university campuses, major hospitals, early childhood learning, primary and secondary schools, sporting fields, parks and green spaces and the Brisbane River.
The property has the capacity to establish a significant weekly return on the investment
Features include :
Separate business premises
Large covered outdoor living area at ground level
Secure off-street undercover parking for one vehicle
Roomy secure storage under the house