From ‘sweet little cottage’ to Queensland’s hottest house

first_img MORE: One bedder sells for over $1M That is what a dream backyard looks like.“It is literally one of the best all around properties that’s for sale now in the Brisbane market” was how he described it, having the “functionality of new build, character of a 100-year-old and the design and feel of a brand new home”.He said since the property was listed, they had been inundated with interest. 43 Jenolan Ave, Hawthorne, was the most viewed house in Queensland this past week.A “sweet little cottage” that’s been converted into a luxurious dual level entertainers paradise was the hottest property in Queensland this week – and it’s only been on the market a week.“It’s been under market since Friday,” said real estate agent Tony O’Doherty of Belle Property Bulimba. More from newsParks and wildlife the new lust-haves post coronavirus10 hours agoNoosa’s best beachfront penthouse is about to hit the market10 hours agoThe home is pristine.The property was listed as a “dreamy river avenues residence”.Mr O’Doherty listed it as “completely dreamy”.“A sweet little cottage with a divine address was lifted, moved and extended to create this new five-star haven just 500m from the banks of the Brisbane River,” was how it was described. Renters bunking up or paying up High ceilings and cool colours in the modern kitchen.“Lots of calls, lots of texts, emails,” he said, with the first inspection of 43 Jenolan Ave, Hawthorne, scheduled for Saturday February 1 at 12.15pm.The home was listed as being open to “best offers by March 5 at 3pm”, a friendlier take on tenders, he said.“We rebranded the tender process. When finance was hard, what we found was that every time we said tender, the average mum and dad would ask what a tender is. It’s quite popular in southeast now. In December we had 11 best offer campaigns – eight sold before closure, two on the date and one two weeks after closing date.” Multimillion-dollar offer at 11th hour halts auction Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayNext playlist itemMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:58Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:58 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedQuality Levels720p720pHD432p432p216p216p180p180pAutoA, selectedAudio Tracken (Main), selectedFullscreenThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.This is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.Close Modal DialogThis is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:00Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:00 Playback Rate1xFullscreenHow much do I need to retire?00:58 The home was given a major renovation, and includes a pool with energy efficient equipment plus soundproof pool shed, an outdoor kitchen with Beefeater BBQ, built-in seat, storage and television, an oversized triple garage, an open-plan kitchen/lounge/dining zone, a study, separate family room and French oak floors. FOLLOW SOPHIE FOSTER ON TWITTERlast_img read more