Bar Beach
168 Brooks Street


Period Grandeur with Contemporary Flavour
This classic residence displays a timeless charm and is situated in the tightly-held suburb of Bar Beach. Rarely does an offering such as this become available.
Upon entry the home exudes a classic combination of traditional grandeur with contemporary style and sophistication. Rich timbers, high ceilings and leadlight features call back to the sophistication of a bygone era, while fresh tones and an open design emphasise natural light throughout. There is also ample scope to remodel and rejuvenate, catering to your own personal style while adding instant value in this highly sought location.
The grand scale floor plan of the upper level combines formal and informal living and dining areas which flow effortlessly from one space to another. The master bedroom is peacefully situated at the front of the home with a further two bedrooms and bathroom positioned down the main hallway. The formalities of times past have not been forgotten with the formal area of the home lending itself to a relaxed yet elegant atmosphere, comprising of both lounge & dining areas with feature fireplace. For everyday family living, the recently renovated kitchen with Caesarstone bench tops, custom cabinetry and stainless Miele & Smeg appliances, along with the informal living area, make for the perfect family gathering spot. Banks of french doors and glass sliders extend these living spaces out to a large covered alfresco balcony which overlooks the meticulously landscaped grounds and pool - a versatile space that invites year round entertaining.
The lower level offers additional space and privacy that can easily transform into a rumpus room or guest quarters, opening out to the spacious backyard and covered paved area. This space is complemented by a further two bedrooms, bathroom and laundry.
Outside is a children's paradise, with extensive landscaped grounds complete with cubby house, the perfect haven for children's creative play and imaginative adventures. The sparkling inground salt water swimming pool and adjacent covered cabana-style entertainment area are perfect for the coming summer months.
Highlights to note include;
-Smeg & Miele stainless steel appliances
-Organic stained Cypress Pine flooring
-Understair storage
-Cellar/storage room
-Drive-through garage
-Covered carport
-Gas hot water
-Gas heating
-White timber shutters
-Louvred windows
-Security alarm
This property represents an exclusive opportunity for Newcastle's discerning families to secure a lifestyle of unquestionable distinction.
Land Area: 759m2
Council Rates: $2,711pa approximately
Water Rates: $728pa approximately
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