first_imgThe living areas are open plan.Its bathroom has a freestanding bathtub with outdoor timber screens which can be mechanically raised to give uninterrupted river views.The second bedroom wing is accessed through a separate set of stairs and these bedrooms are serviced by a shared bathroom.On the lowest level of the home is a comfortable living room, office, laundry and storage.There is a plunge pool at this level and small grassed yard, with hedging providing privacy from the public walkways. There is also a kitchenette on this level as well as a full bathroom.“I think the interesting thing about this home is that it is only a small block of land, it is about 400sq m, but what people find quite remarkable about it is that the architects have managed to get quite a considerable three- story home on to the space,’’ Ms Rudolph said. Mr Sullivan loves the deck area which overlooks the river.DETAILS53 Macquarie St, TeneriffeTender: Closing Friday March 10Open: Saturday March 4: 11.15am-noon and 3pm-4pmTuesday March 7: 5.30pm-6.30pm Soak in the tub and watch the Brisbane River float by.He said his favourite part of the property was the balcony at street level, which looked down over the river.Here, you could look out, but people could not look in. “It was the just aspect (that first appealed),’’ he said.“The position, the openness. It’s light and has so many natural breezes.’’Mr Sullivan said they would be prepared to part with some of the home-specific art works if the new buyers were keen on them, as they really suited the property. Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayNext playlist itemMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 7:01Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -7:01 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedQuality Levels360p360p240p240pAutoA, selectedAudio Trackdefault, 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 Rate1xFullscreenQld Property News.07:0253 Macquarie St, Teneriffe.IT WAS the position along the Brisbane River that really drew Stephen and Marie Sullivan to their Teneriffe home in 2004.In fact, the couple was so impressed with its outlook and the history of the location – built on the site of the old wharves – that they commissioned an artist to develop special pieces for their home in homage.With their family now grown up and the couple preparing to downsize, they have listed the four-bedroom home in the Catalina development for sale.Mr Sullivan said it was close to new when they bought it, as the first owners had held it only for nine months and hadn’t lived in it before they onsold. All living areas have great river views.Marketing agent Christine Rudolph said it was one of the largest river homes within the precinct.More from newsMould, age, not enough to stop 17 bidders fighting for this home2 hours agoBuyers ‘crazy’ not to take govt freebies, says 28-yr-old investor8 hours agoThe property was designed by Fairweather Proberts Architects.The home has an internal courtyard, which helps provide light throughout, and a series of indoor and outdoor living areas.The upper levels of the home are split into two separate wings.The master bedroom has an ensuite and walk in-wardrobe so large they almost match the size of the bedroom.last_img

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