4 Dacre Street Toowong, Qld 4066
TOOWONG CLASSIC SHINES! CIRCA 1920
This gracious Queenslander colonial on a leafy corner block in Toowong, exudes lashings of character and charm, showcasing all the features that these sought-after turn-of-the-century homes embodied; whilst still facilitating contemporary living in comfort and style.
Highset, the home is complete with four bedrooms, three bathrooms, elegant formal lounge, separate dining room, rumpus room, modern kitchen, rear covered balcony, east-facing wide front verandah, laundry (with shute), storage room/workshop and carport with tandem parking for two vehicles, on a fully fenced child-friendly flat block.
Parquetry floors in lounge and dining, fretwork, VJ walls, high ceilings, stunning coloured lead-lighting, claw foot bath in family bathroom, French doors, and hardwood timber floors, are some of the old-world features of note that really enhance ambience and appeal.
Modern comforts such as ceiling fans, ducted and split-system air-conditioning, quality appliances, gas cooktop, kitchenette in rumpus, electronic gate, 3,000 litre water tank, and marble benches in the ensuite; all work in symmetry with the more traditional features to create a superb family home that embodies the best of the old and new!
The floorplan offers versatile options, including the possibility of dual living, with the downstairs having its on external entrance; this could be used to house the extended family, perfect for a teenager/study or even Airbnb.
With a perfect eastern aspect, the front verandah is an inviting place to entertain and relax alfresco; in winter, you may gravitate to the rear deck and soak up the toasty warm sunshine in the afternoons, there are café style blinds to control the intensity. It is a home for all seasons and occasion.
Located approximately a 12 minute walk to the train station, and in close proximity to parks, Toowong Village, cafes, and a selection of Brisbane’s finest schools, plus University of Queensland; Toowong is one of the most desirable suburbs in Brisbane. Only five kilometres to the CBD, its offer inner city convenience without the frenetic pace; suburban peace and quiet.
Buyers seeking a colonial style home in a premium suburb close to major educational facilities, should contact Agent immediately. This is thoroughly charming.
- 4 bed
- 3 bath
- 2 Parking Spaces
- 2 Garage
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