first_imgThe kitchen has Caesarstone benchtops.More from newsMould, age, not enough to stop 17 bidders fighting for this home2 hours agoBuyers ‘crazy’ not to take govt freebies, says 28-yr-old investor8 hours agoIt was then that the rear decks were added and the pool was upgraded from a kidney-shaped pool to a 25m lap pool and heated gas spa.Ms Pearse said the home had been perfect for entertaining, with its multiple living areas and space, and they had held many parties there over the years, including a garden wedding.She finds herself most often drawn to the theatre room, particularly to watch a movie on a Friday night, but her favourite place would be sitting on the back deck overlooking the pool.The home has polished floorboards and a fireplace while the kitchen has Caesarstone benchtops and Miele appliances. The home has its own movie theatre. DETAILS 5 bed, four bath, four carAuction: Saturday March 4, NoonAgent: Ray White Ascot KEY FEATURES Swimming pool and spaAlarm systemAirconditioningRenovated with original featuresEco-friendly featuresWater tank Ms Pearse loves relaxing on the decks of the home. Off the kitchen is a formal dining area and another family living area.The home is spread over two levels and has a 1000-bottle wine cellar. It is built over two land titles, which span 1221sq m.Of the five bedrooms in the home, two have ensuites.Ms Pearse said an extra two-car garage on the separate block was the perfect space for those with extra cars, or was a suitable area for a games room or teenagers’ retreat. The home has beautiful timber floors.The first renovation was done during the first year of ownership and, during the past 15 years, it has been given a more modern, contemporary look.This included adding a gym, an eight-seat theatre, bigger rooms, extra bathrooms, a fireplace and bigger decks.There was also the addition of a 25m lap pool and spa.“I knew back then that Hendra was an upcoming area with its close proximity to the city and airport,’’ Ms Pearse said.center_img The home has new decks.“It has evolved over the years, with many local cafes and restaurants opening – all in walking distance.’’Another thing that really attracted her to the property initially was the large grassy backyard, which was fully fenced.At 1221sq m, Ms Pearse said the block was perfect for a family with children, as it was big enough to kick a football around, play a game of cricket or have a dog.The last major renovation was a few years ago, during which time the whole downstairs area was demolished and rebuilt to suit a growing family. The Queenslander has been transformed into a modern home.It has been through some major renovations since she moved in 15 years ago, but Esme Pearse still remembers what initially attracted her to her Hendra home at 84 Woodville St.“The house had a great feel to it with its high ceilings and character. When we purchased it originally it was a traditional Queenslander inside, with plush carpet, wallpaper, chandeliers,’’ she said.last_img