4-8 Palm Grove Avenue

Tamborine Mountain, QLD, 4272

  • 4bed
  • 3bath
  • 2car

Offers Over $1,450,000

Villa Margaret - Art Deco charm meets contemporary design

This historic home perched atop glorious Mount Tamborine exudes the character and charisma of the Art Deco era in which it was built as well as the sophisticated, modern features of its recent renovation.
This superbly styled, three-level residence boasts stunning original details from its rich 90-year history alongside contemporary, lifestyle-focused design.
From the original stained glass window and intricate cornices to the chef's kitchen and multiple dining areas, Villa Margaret is a residence to be both admired and enjoyed.
With breathtaking, 180 degree views to the north, east and south this mountain retreat provides an elevated vantage point to take in the Gold Coast, Hinterland, Pacific Ocean and beyond.
Villa Margaret features:
- Solid double brick and local stone construction with terracotta tiled roof.
- Iron double entry gates and foyer open onto 40sqm Lounge with sandstone open fireplace, separate curved recess sitting area all with original Crows Ash Timber flooring
- Built-in L shaped Banquette dining room with period pendant lighting opens onto the paved entertaining terrace amongst lush landscape
- Gourmet kitchen equipped with state of the art conveniences. Double sided marble island bench and Italian tiled splashback, multiple wet areas, equipped with Zippee Hot/cold water tap, 800mm pyrolytic wall oven, built in Miele fridge freezer, additional multi temperate fridge/freezer/wine/chill drawer, Integrated warming draw/slow cooker, induction plus gas cooktop and Qasair stainless steel range.
- Convenient "Housekeepers" guest room and fully tiled bathroom with sconce lighting, walk in shower, basin, toilet and rain shower rose
- Hand tufted carpets and stair runners, art deco cornices and skirting boards throughout
- Reverse cycle ducted air-conditioning
- 'Archbishops' room located on level two with original cornices, coffered ceilings, antique maids bell and wall sconce lighting opens onto the second scenic living/sun room featuring banquette seating, bookshelves, desk and storage. All complemented by the original stained ply ceiling and French doors to the study.
- Original main bathroom with terrazzo floor and glass brick features. Shower over bath, pedestal basin, cabinet sconce lights and original toilet.
- Guest bedroom three enjoys views via the porthole window and original Tritton's silky oak bedroom furniture
- 34sqm study incorporating desk and seating areas, open fireplace, curved windows and bookshelves, wall bookshelves, original art deco ceiling lights and under stair storage room
- Formerly the Chapel now a spacious 31sqm Master bedroom and third living space opening onto circular Juliette balcony with views to the Gold Coast Hinterland and NSW. Integrated storage with custom art deco motifs, Velux electric sky window, display shelves and storage cupboards. Zippee hot and cold water and small refreshments fridge.
- Luxurious fully Italian-tiled ensuite, two pedestal vanities separated by a circular pivot window, generous separate shower and toilet.
- Wide terraces paved in sand stone and blue stone. Original stone paths and garden walls, Mature native and exotic trees and shrubs. Vegetable patch, fruit grove, chicken coop and run
- 1,429 square metres of gardens landscaped by Edna Walling, one Australia's most influential landscape designers
- 40,000 litre rain water tank
- 10,000 litre garden water tank
- Eco sewerage, treatment and irrigation system
- Covered entertaining pavilion with curved bench seating and dining and outdoor fireplace
- The quaint village of Eagle Heights, only an hour from Brisbane and 35 minutes from the Gold Coast, is one of Queensland's secret treasures. Tropical rainforest, populated with distinctive, brilliantly colourful, exotic birds and many interesting variations of flora and fauna amongst Palm Grove National Park
- 7 minute walk from Gallery Walk
- 7 minute walk from Brewery
- 7 minute drive from The Green Shed Organic Market
- 6 minute drive to Witches Falls Winery
You owe it to yourself to inspect and explore this important part of Queensland history. Acquiring this sublime home will ensure you and your family enjoy the serene and sophisticated lifestyle offered by this once-in-a-lifetime property.
Call the Weir Brothers for your inspection and expect the best.