Big Home with History named – ‘HAKUNA MATATA’
(Mask must be worn during and hands sanitized before inspection)
This solid home constructed in 1978 has stood the test of time. Brick veneer over concrete block construction, it is built to last. The exterior bricks are reported to be recycled from the Shepard’s Anvil Store built about 1870 at the corner of River and Brisbane Streets in the city and originally made in Morton Bay, possibly by convicts – Daniel Shepherd (mackayfamilyhistory.org.au).
A large home with 4 built in bedrooms plus a study, the main bedroom is private and on the other side of the home from the other bedrooms, ensuite, separate lounge and family living area, bathroom with double vanity, large laundry with walk-in linen cupboard, a U shaped home surrounding a covered entertaining area, ducted and zoned reverse cycle air conditioning and ceiling fans throughout, there is electric storm/security roller shutters on 7 of the windows and the home also has solar hot water and 12 panel 3.6 KW solar power.
A very well-maintained home with a renovated living area that includes a modern and ergonomically-designed 2 Pac over solid timber kitchen, with 90cm oven and induction cooktop, plenty of fridge space, new Insinkerator and generous storage, complimented by Porcelain tiles to the kitchen and living area floors.
The 11m x 8m x 3m Bay powered shed with 2 controller doors comes with 1 higher clearance roller door, fixed work benches and mezzanine lofts for storage.
Established fruit trees include: Mango x 4 (Strawberry, Banana, Tommy Atkins, Bowen), Paw Paw x 7 (some are red variety), Mandarin x 3, Lemon x 2, Orange (Navel), Custard Apple, Grape vine, Passionfruit vine, and Chilli x 6 (Birdseye). Only a small easy-care yard left to look after.
Peter is a fully licenced Real Estate Agent born and raised in Mackay. He started his working life as a young soldier in the Australian Army and has the discipline in which the military represents.
After his service he entered civilian life as a Real Estate consultant back home in Mackay in 1985 which gives Peter over 30 years’ experience in the local Mackay Real Estate market.
During this time Peter has gained extensive sales experience in Residential, Business, Commercial and Development Projects. He also finds his building knowledge gained as a partner of a local building company for many years invaluable. Peter believes in giving back to the community and has for many years been a volunteer in service to the community.