47 Wilden Street is a brand-new masterful fusion of Paddington character and architectural brilliance. Designed by outstanding contemporary Brisbane architects, Twohill and James, this remarkable residence has been further enhanced by thoughtful and innovative landscaping by 2019 award winning landscape architect, Dan Young.
Perched proudly on the high end of Wilden Street, just off Latrobe Terrace and on one of the highest points in in this sought-after prestige precinct of Paddington, this statement home captures some of the best city and surrounding suburban views this area of inner-city Brisbane has to offer.
The striking design of the home takes your breath away with its magnificent entrance, soaring ceilings, massive blackbutt timber feature doors and honed concrete flooring.
A masterpiece of sleek and dynamic architecture, the living and entertaining core of the home features a showstopping yet very functional kitchen with spectacular views to the Brisbane CBD and Paddington surrounds. The piece-de-resistance is undoubtably the impressive statement hand crafted terrazzo bench which plays a pivotal role for gathering with family and friends. This state-of-the-art kitchen with its 4.2m ceiling height, incorporates high quality Miele appliances and features an amazing butler’s pantry, complete with terrazzo preparation benches, huge pantry, double sinks and dishwasher. This space also features a stunning timber framed glass sliding window which opens onto an elevated garden complete with a selection of fresh herbs to hand pick for your gourmet creations.
The kitchen and dining areas are filled with an abundance of natural light which has been provided by the inclusion of the 3.5metre high glass and blackbutt timber stacker doors. This combined area flows effortlessly to the covered outdoor terrace. This impressive entertaining space features a built-in barbeque set into a stone bench and storage that runs the whole width of the balcony. This living area is enhanced by a private, yet central living room and separate powder room.
The mid level of the home includes the laundry with linen cupboards and generous storage and a superb guest suite. This separate room is complete with its own ensuite and overlooks the greenery of the central atrium.
The lower level is an architectural haven with its towering off-form concrete ceilings and walls. This divine living space flows through from atrium to the private timber deck and pool area incorporating bedrooms 3, 4 and 5 and a separate main bathroom. It also features stunning 3.5metre sliding hardwood doors, adding another brilliant design statement.
Discerningly separated from the living is the quaint original home which has been meticulously transformed into a grand master retreat with uncompromising attention to detail. This opulent space includes an exquisite ensuite bathroom showcasing handmade terrazzo floors, dual basins, separate bath and shower. This space has also kept the character features of the original home, with VJ’s throughout and charming window fittings. This master bedroom also includes separate his and hers walk in robes and opens out through French doors to a delightful balcony that has captivating views of Paddington’s undulating landscape through to Government House.
Additional attributes to this home include:
– Blue chip location on the doorstep of Paddington’s Latrobe Terrace lifestyle precinct
– Close to shops, cafes, bus transport and just 3km from the CBD.
– 377sqm internally over 3 levels
– Saltwater swimming Pool
– Architectural lighting
– Ducted air-conditioning
– Laundry chute
– Large double lock up garage, 2 car spaces in driveway
– Gatehouse with intercom
– Massive 85sqm of storage space
– 2 separate living areas
– Low maintenance colour bond cladding
47 Wilden Street is not only architecturally brilliant, it is one of the most functional family homes to be presented to the Brisbane market in 2019. For further information, please contact Sharon Campbell on 0419 785 854.