- About this property
One of New Farm's Most Gorgeous Contemporary Family HomesProperty ID 1839995Steeped in history, you can't get more New Farm' than this. Originally a home for Our Lady's Nurses of the Poor' in the 1900's, it's fair to say that 407 Bowen Terrace, New Farm is so much more than a house. It has history, it has charm and it is a family home like no other. Rarely will you ever see a house that enhances the aesthetics of classic and contemporary like this one does.
Original foundations combined with outstanding restoration bring to life a New Farm family home that warms the heart. In all its form, 407 Bowen Terrace is an icon, and has been elegantly renovated, while retaining its timeless charm. Completed by TMG builders in 2014, this gorgeous abode is practically brand new, completely authentic and stylish in every sense. Modern homes have their own style, however only a select few have originality that gets better with age. One needs only to walk through the front door to grasp the organic grandeur of this true colonial. The original Crow's Ash hardwood flooring has been carefully and purposefully preserved, ensuring that the homes original forefathers are not forgotten. Meticulously designed, the owner's succeeded in their quest to create an open plan living space, where the children are always in sight. Period details add a timeless character to the functional layout that complements the relaxed ambience of this historic residence.
Upon entry you are greeted with a large sweeping veranda, heated pool and landscaped garden. There is grass for the kids to play, all surrounded by tastefully discreet and private fencing. High ceilings and open plan living flows seamlessly from the huge kitchen to the dining and lounge area, to the outside deck and heated pool which allows for swimming eight months of the year! The stunning kitchen boasts European stainless-steel appliances, large gas cook top, Caesarstone bench tops and a huge walk-in pantry. The chef's kitchen is a triumph of design, offering clean lines and chic finishing, and well-designed storage spaces.
The three bedrooms downstairs (one with ensuite) are perfectly placed. They are all serviced by a central bathroom and extra powder room. The master bedroom upstairs is the perfect retreat, and has complete privacy. It's important to note, that the upstairs level can be used as a separate bedroom and play area for the children, and downstairs can be used as the main. The choice is entirely yours.
A perfect North East position means you wake up every day to the warm morning sun, which fills the space with stunning natural light. You can literally put your feet up on the front deck, read the paper or your favourite magazine and just take in the rays. Further to this, you are completely protected from westerly winds. The highest quality ducted air conditioning with zone control will keep the family cool in summer and cosy during winter. The ground level has a huge double lock up garage with plenty of room for storage. You can literally stroll to New Farm Park, try out the new river walk and enjoy the best coffee in Brisbane within a stone's throw. Further to this, the much-anticipated Howard Smith Wharves are well underway, and you can walk home after dining out at this world class facility.
With the perfect equation of formal, informal, indoor and outdoor entertaining areas, this is a space that leaves no stone unturned when catering for the entire family. You'll be delighted to discover this private little oasis in the heart of New Farm. Landscaped gardens typify luxury Queensland living at its best, as the irresistible combination of indoor and outdoor living will impress even the most discerning buyer.
This is a genuine piece of New Farm history that can't be replaced, it can be said in no uncertain terms that the owners are genuine sellers. This is a very real opportunity to secure one of the most loved family homes in New Farm.