Sanctuary in the trees

77 Summit Street, Sheldon

Sold For $920,000 Jul 27, 2019

House Beds: 5 Baths: 2 Landsize: 1.12ha (2.77 acres) (approx)


Imagine owning a picturesque resort-style country retreat amid the beautiful and enchanting landscape of Sheldon, just 23 kms from Brisbane's CBD and only 4.8 kms from the beautiful Sirromet winery.
Lending itself to a multitude of living options:
- Whether you are looking for a property for dual occupancy
- A home for a multi-generational family, making living together easier or
- A home with a place to have a separate AirBNB guest home with potential for $100 per night or $500 per week

The main features of this sprawling 2.8 acre retreat at 79 Summit Street Sheldon include:
- Two storey 4 bedroom 2 bathroom home,
- Immaculately landscaped magazine worthy pool,
- Approx. 36m x 16m dam with serene jetty
- Approx. 200m of sealed bitumen driveway
- Double lockup shed
- Separate double carport
- Additional car parking for up to 8 other vehicles, and
- A sophisticated guest house where your friends and family can unwind amidst the spectacular gardens on this very private property.
- 307 m2 of living options

The property also boasts:

- As you venture forth to the main residence adorned by decking you are greeted by a fully functional outdoor spa to enjoy a romantic wine on those special nights
- The natural light provided to the main residence by the vast windows which encapsulate the home provide tranquil views of the natural landscape from every viewpoint
- Renovated modern kitchen with fully integrated Siemens dishwasher, 5 burner gas stove, integrated camphor laurel cutting bench and dual pantries
- Huge open plan living areas with Indian black slate and timber floors
- Wood burning fire place with flue creates warmth and comfort on a winters night for the family
- Master bedroom downstairs with built in cabinetry, internal study/parents retreat, walk through robe (including laundry) and small ensuite bathroom
- Bedroom 2 with private balcony overlooking playground, pool and beautiful gardens
- Al bedrooms include wardrobe and near new asthma foundation approved carpet installed
- Two family bathrooms, one bathroom located on each level of the main residence
- Undercover outdoor entertaining area with courtyard
- Guest house is approximately 6.7m x 7.7m and features a kitchenette, wardrobe, Foxtel and aluminium plantation shutter blinds (there is currently no bathroom however one can be built)
- A fully landscaped pool including shingle roof hut, sandstone paving, granite steps, large waterfall, decks and was previously featured in Lifestyle Pools " Australia's most spectacular pools
- 2 new pool pumps
- 6 near new split system air conditioners
- Brand new electric hot water heater
- Approximately 8m x 6m sandpit play area outside for the younger kids in the family to enjoy
- Plenty of storage options throughout the entire property
- Double lock up shed complete with lighting and power
- Double carport
- Open space sealed bitumen carparking area also supports a further 8 car parks for visitors to the main residence
- Approx. 36m x 16m dam provides a water supply to the commercial quality automatic irrigation system with inbuilt rain sensor. This system is powered by a separate pump. The system also includes 10 taps throughout the property
- Full pressure town water is provided to the property
- Septic System
- Near new power poles provide 4 phases of power to the property
- Frontage onto Wallaby Creek at the back of the property
- Hidden fence for containment of animals to the back half of the property

Private schools (Better Education overall state score):
- Sheldon College (Primary) (96/100)
- Sheldon College (High school) (99/100)
- Ormiston College (Primary) (99/100)
- Ormiston College (High school) (100/100)

State schools (Better Education overall state score):
- Coolnwynpin State School (Primary) (74/100)
- Capalaba State College (High School) (78/100)

Approx. 4km to Capalaba Lawn Bowls Club
Approx. 5km to Local Shops
Approx. 7km to Sheldon College
Approx. 8km to Capalaba Shopping Centres
Or catch the 40 minute express bus

Enjoy bushwalks at the end of the street in the local reserve or friendly visits from the wallabies, cockatoos, king parrots, kookaburras and rainbow lorikeets that also call your new sanctuary home too! The Sellers have enjoyed the property (and made their own mark with well over $100,000 spent towards the property) for the last years.

All information contained herein is gathered from sources we consider to be reliable. However we cannot guarantee or give any warranty about the information provided and interested parties must solely rely on their own enquiries.


Property ID : 61770410
Bedrooms : 5
Bathrooms : 2
Building Size : 307.00
Landsize : 1.12ha (2.77 acres) (approx)
Price : Sold For $920,000 Jul 27, 2019
Property Status :


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