'Darlana', an award-winning home with over 700sqm under roof, sits on a 3,041sqm block and only 15 minutes from Toowoomba's CBD. For those with entertaining in mind, this architecturally designed family home is your contemporary retreat.
The great Australian dream is on offer here. Situated in a quiet cul-de-sac, the Hamptons-inspired home sits securely on a fully fenced and landscaped allotment. Only moments to the shops and local schools and under two hours to Brisbane – if you're looking for the ideal work/life balance, this home provides it all.
The relaxed single-level residence makes a statement of timeless style and peerless quality. Offering five king-sized bedrooms, four bathrooms, powder room, cloak room, seven individual outdoor/dining areas, steam room, office, mudroom, and multi-purpose family, gymnasium, or theatre room. All intuitively connected via the central link to three wings: north, south and west. The layout and inclusions showcasing how 'Darlana' has thousands of followers on Instagram and made appearances in The Courier Mails Top 50 Best Homes, 7NEWS, and a 12-page feature in Home Beautiful magazine.
The chef's dream kitchen awaits, having been voted 'Queensland's Best Residential Kitchen' as voted by the Master Builders Queensland Association. Featuring a huge island bench which includes a table and bench seats built in – knowing the kitchen is the heart of the home, you can entertain your friends or cook for your family in Absolute comfort and please. Additionally, one-of-a-kind 5.5m high cathedral ceilings, a huge butler's pantry, state of the art appliances and fixtures, including Perrin & Rowe tapware, Italian fireclay farmhouse sinks, and the heart of the home: the 1.4 metre wide 7 burner, 4 oven range cooker, made to order for 'Darlana', from provincial France. Even the guest kitchenette is fitted with luxury tapware, a bar fridge and microwave.
The open play layout encompasses the kitchen, living and dining – offering maximum space with soaring 4.5 to 6 meter ceilings with exposed beams, a double sided fireplace – providing warmth and comfort both inside and outside, and floor-to-ceiling windows to bring the outside in. Outside, a large undercover alfresco entertaining area looks over the beautifully landscaped gardens and the swimming pool.
Welcome to Darlana, an award-winning treasure hidden amongst the trees in leafy Highfields, just 15 minutes from the Toowoomba CBD on a 3,041m fully fenced and landscaped allotment. Built to last, not to finish. Built for time, not for trends. Built for family, not for status. This is your ideal safe, secure, luxurious base for 2021 and many years to come.
Other features include:
- Lightwell with feature chandelier handcrafted by artisans in South Africa;
- Under-floor pop-up television with Control4, built-in library and study nook;
- Guest suite with en suite, dining/living and kitchenette;
- Crimsafe® to all bedrooms;
- Smart home capability;
- Timber casement windows;
- Custom-made professionally hung heavy French linen drapes and blinds throughout;
- Custom bay window seats;
- Established gardens full of a mixture of natives and exotics,
- Sir Grange lawns;
- Walk-in linen room with dehumidifying design;
- Generous 11m x 4.5m swimming pool;
- Electric gate;
- Additional side driveway access;
- Water fountain and pond;