The proprietors of one particular of Brisbane’s most extravagant riverside houses, which has been dubbed The Fantastic Gatsby Mansion, are searching for one million for the estate.
The inquiring value was uncovered following it was outlined with a new genuine estate agent, Emil Juresic of NGU Actual Estate Toowong.
Formerly, the iconic 3923sq m estate, which was built on the site of General Douglas MacArthur’s home during the Pacific campaign, was place out to tender, with that closing in December.
The Victorian-design mansion is one particular of the city’s landmark houses and is owned by medical professionals Chris and Tania Bradshaw.
It was, regardless of its character attributes, created just 23 several years back, and has 7 bedrooms, two scientific studies, 4 bogs, area for 5 autos, a pool and a 5 storey-higher turret and dome which opens up for stargazing.
The estate also has 60m of river frontage, with the prospect to buy yet another 30m of riverfront land at present owned by the Point out Govt.
Other attributes contain a pontoon to accommodate a vessel in excessive of 60m, chairlift accessibility from the decrease stage to floor stage, provision for a 2000-bottle wine cellar, 4 independent decks, 3 fireplaces, an digital boat carry, a boathouse, two workshops and a health club/guy cave.
There is also two independent totally self-contained visitor quarters.
Mr Juresic, who outlined the mansion final night time, explained there was absolutely nothing like it on the industry in Brisbane.
“It is on the river, near to the town and on a block of land that is just underneath 4000 sqm,” he explained.
“The property is substantial and entire of character. When I initial walked in to it the initial point that arrived to thoughts was the Fantastic Gatsby Mansion.”
Mr Juresic explained that although there had been homes on the industry in the exact same value selection, even in Brisbane, most had been present day-design builds.
He explained homes like 50 Dauphin Terrace in Sydney could go for “30,40, million”.
“It only went up final night time and we have presently locked in some non-public inspections,” Mr Juresic explained.
“I am self-confident it will be offered. This is a trophy residence.”