24 Frederick Street Taringa, QLD 4068

Sold on 7 Dec 2017
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2 Cars

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No Open Home Saturday - Character Family Home with Relax Mode'

  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2 Cars

Winding down to relaxation mode' becomes second nature in this tastefully renovated Queensland character home built originally in the 1920s. The open plan layout features welcome Japanese influences here and there, lending a light and easy feel to the spacious living areas, inside and out. A beautifully designed traditional oriental garden and rockery with flowing brook and Koi pond, home to some inquisitive goldfish, is a delightful compliment to the covered courtyard. Adjoining, there's ample level lawn space for younger children to play.

Upon entering, there's a big covered verandah which takes advantage of the elevated position looking out over rooftops. Timber framed bi-folds open wide to reveal the very generously sized lounge and dining spaces - classical high ceilings and aged pine floorboards are retained. The partially separated renovated kitchen has a functional breakfast bench, loads of cupboard space, stainless IAG appliances and is equipped with town gas.

The hallway to the bedrooms features an innovative translucent wall, reminiscent of the rice paper screens in traditional Japanese homes, allowing natural soft light to filter in. The master bedroom is cleverly designed incorporating a walk-in robe and distinctive half-wall divider to isolate the functional bathroom. Screened glass louvres compliment the oriental theme and allow ample airflow. The second bathroom, also with contrasting dark/light palette has a skylight allowing natural light to bathe the room.

The convenience of location is a large part of why so many families choose to live in this part of Taringa. Just 300m to Taringa Railway Station and Taringa Shopping Precinct and 150m to the bus stop, yet the street carries very little traffic. The Taringa Playground Park is just 100m away around the corner, complete with the usual shaded child's play equipment, basketball court and BBQ. All schooling, shopping and medical needs are all within a short walk or drive.

4 bedroom, 2 bathroom, 2 car spaces
Land area 427m2 approx.
12 x Trina solar panels; German SMA Inverter- 3kw rating
Rainwater tank - 6000 litres
3 x split system reverse cycle air conditioners
Fans in all bedrooms, living/dining, verandah & rear courtyard
Traditional 3.2m ceiling height
Insulated roof cavity - ceiling batts
Large lockable dry storage adjacent carport
Last Rates Notice Brisbane City Council: $542.55 per qtr + water

Taringa Railway Station: 300m
Taringa Shopping Precinct: 250m
Taringa Playground Park: 100m
Brisbane City Council bus stop: 150m
Indooroopilly Shopping Centre: 1km
Brisbane CBD: 5km
Wesley Hospital: 2km

Hillsdon Kindergarten: 700m
Toowong State School catchment -
(bordering Indooroopilly State School catchment)
Walk to Brisbane Boys College: 650m
Indooroopilly State High School catchment: (1km away)
St Peters Lutheran College: 1.4km
University of Queensland: 3km
(All distances approximate, direct line)

Call or text Mark or send an enquiry via email. Your enquiry is important and will receive a response from selling agent Mark within one business day.

**This property is being sold by Auction and therefore a price guide cannot be provided. The website may have filtered the property into a price bracket for website functionality purposes.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Built-In Wardrobes
  • Close To Schools
  • Close To Shops
  • Close To Transport
  • Fish Pond
  • Garden

2 carport spaces







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