Unique opportunity to maximize quality living with income from ensuited bedrooms. Air B&B – Short stay or long term rental. Recently renovated with luxurious decor for quality accommodation. Large family living with multiple living spaces. Separate manager’s residence for privacy.

Magnificent 1914 rare Spanish Mission Revival Home designed by renowned Architect George Brockwell Gill and built by prominent builder Alfred Woodford. Three levels comprise – formal parlour, formal dining, library/music room, morning breakfast room, original kitchen, tea room & office & bathroom on first level. 6 ensuited bedrooms plus studies on 2nd level. Ground level – Laundry, cellar & workshop Built in an era in Ipswich when mansions were the order of the day, prominent builder Alfred Woodford commissioned renowned architect Brockwell Gill to design this unique property to display the latest building techniques in brick construction influences of the time, including the use of Portland cement on walls throughout, giving a polished finish. Suspended concrete balconies were made with a charcoal component to minimize the weight. The exterior of the home represents the Spanish Mansion design however the interior, whilst very Edwardian to the front formal rooms has elements of art noveau & arts and crafts design.

THE MANY OPPORTUNITIES – PRESENT USES – LOCATION – CDB zoning Live in one magnificent unique home restored and ready for an extended family or blended family or run a bed and breakfast. Council consent (approvals) in place for 12 people to occupy. Classed as accommodation building shared facilities. Access has been provided between the two homes but separate accommodation x 2 is still current. Separate manager’s office and accommodation is provided in Compton including ensuited bedroom, large living with fire place and second kitchen with original porcelain brick tile stove recess with private balcony.

Concrete access to the 8 car parking at rear, private driveway to the right. Extra 2 car parks or space for a campervan. Gates for security.

Located within walking distance to university and CBD fringe, private hospital, general hospital and close to RAAF Base. 30-40 minute drive to Brisbane.

The property has a semi commercial kitchen and licensed for limited restaurant.

Complies with a fire regulated building.

SUMMARY This is a rare occasion to acquire one of Australia’s finest properties. Only 3 owners – original owner – 40 years, second owner – 50 years and current owner – 22 years. A window of opportunity such as this may not open again in your lifetime. Replacement cost for 3 storey brick building with stucco finish and exceptional appointments, well in excess of $3 million.

All Chattels available by negotiation.

A modest guesstimate, an affordable offers over 1, 395, 000 asking price. Don’t regret slow action. Please contact June Frank for a welcome inspection. View by Appointment

8 7 10
Address 10 Salisbury Rd, Ipswich
Price Offers Over $1,395,000
Property Type Residential
Property ID 1445
Category House
Land Area 972 m2


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