Dream homes: The top 5 Toowoomba houses
Elegance, privacy and design excellence in the city's finest properties. Here's our pick of the top five.
215 Rowbotham Street, Middle Ridge
ELEGANT, established, modern and very private, this spacious 800sq m residence with impressive street presence is set on over 4000sq m of landscaped gardens. Every room offers a glorious garden aspect. The property has full electronic security, a garden irrigation system, a full size tennis court (fenced, lighting and poly surface) and a heated, covered swimming pool and entertaining area.
1 Caithness Court, Middle Range
NESTLED inside a privately gated 1308sq m of landscaped grounds in the exclusive Trent Wood Estate, this stunning executive residence adjoins the Middle Ridge Toowoomba Golf
Club. The elegantly designed home boasts 497sq m of prestige living and privacy with only one neighbour. As soon as you enter through the over-sized front door you are struck by the natural light filling the significant foyer from the 5.4m high feature turret. Outside is built for entertainment and relaxation with a welcoming main al fresco deck with ceiling fan and comfortable built-in seating. A Bali style hut is almost on the golf course.
1 East Street, East Toowoomba
ULTRA private and timeless, this 60-year-old timber home in East Toowoomba's dress circle was transformed witha superb extension by renowned architect Anthony Kibble to make the best use of the dramatic eastern view and maximise the northern sun. The visually stunning kitchen/ family room has hardwood floors, vaulted ceiling and an eastern wall of glass which frames the mesmerising view.
57 Wirra Wirra Street, East Toowoomba
THIS long admired 1930s home captures the essence of an English style home and setting. Set on 632sq m amidst quality homes close to Fairholme, this unique brick home retains many of the original features including high ceilings, pretty staircase, exposed timber work, leadlighting and classic terracotta tile roof. It has a separate northern sitting room with deep windows and an open fireplace.
17 Fawngrove Drive, Glenvale
FROM the minute you step into this beautiful home, you are impressed by the size, space and design. Four large, built-in bedrooms have quality carpeting, with the spacious main bedroom opening out to the backyard and views of the outdoor entertaining area and neighbouring country and city scapes. There are three huge living areas. The formal lounge/ media room, perfect for family gatherings and movie nights, is equipped with a projector, entertaining system and fibre-optic lights scattered on the ceiling that give the appearance of the night sky. The kitchen overlooks the dining area which adjoins the spacious living room that can be separated for privacy.