Dream homes: Top 5 houses around Gympie
Entertainment, comfort and room to move in our pick of the Gympie region's properties. Here's our top five.
63 Perkins Road, Jones Hill
THIS 16.19 ha property at the end of Perkins Road was architecturally designed by Mark Trotter, director of award winning Fulton Trotter Architects. The home was planned with climate and entertaining in mind. The main deck looks out over the saltwater pool, picturesque dam and manicured acreage. A skillion roof ranges from 2.4m to 4m high. Timbercrete blocks were purposely made for the home for insulation.
1052 Cedar Pocket Road, Cedar Pocket
THIS unparalleled 2ha property in the northern Noosa hinterland captures amazing 320-degree panoramic views over Cedar Pocket Dam. Located just 45 minutes from Noosa, Cedar Crossing has the privacy and seclusion of hinterland/rural living, minutes from Gympie. It is on highly productive acreage surrounded by tropical and exotic gardens. The early 20th century renovated Queenslander captures relaxing water views of lush green rolling hills and nearby dairy farms. Complementing the home is Rose Cottage, a gorgeous modernised two-bedroom timber cottage for family and friends.
47 Irvine Road, Chatsworth
THIS superbly positioned home absorbs the Chatsworth country views - a rural aspect close to town. The four-bedroom family affair has a spacious kitchen and three living zones allowing everyone to have their space within the home. Set on a 7002sq m fenced block, the property includes an in-ground swimming pool and several underground areas that are ideal for relaxing and entertaining.
22 Tipuana Terrace, Nahrunda
NESTLED on four peaceful and private hectares, this contemporary family home offers a relaxed indoor/outdoor lifestyle. There are lovely landscaped gardens and covered outdoor areas for relaxing and entertaining. Downstairs is a granny flat. Water is not an issue: The property borders Eel Creek and is on the Nahrunda water scheme - plus it has 37,000 litres of water storage.
3 Tingira Close, Rainbow Beach
THIS spectacular, architecturally designed beach home has views of Fraser Island and the straits from different areas on the property. The open-plan living area upstairs makes the best of the gorgeous Rainbow Beach location. There's an in-ground saltwater swimming pool and a large shed with a solar system.