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The Centralian advocate Fri 15 Jul 2011



The Centralian advocate Fri 15 Jul 2011


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v. 64 no. 16

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30 Centralian Advocate, Friday, July 15, 2011 Centralian Advocate, Friday, July 15, 2011 29 P U B : C A D V D A T E : 1 5 -J U L -2 0 1 1 P A G E : 3 0 C O L O R : C (3 0 ) M (3 0 ) Y (3 0 ) K (3 0 ) 2/8 Jennerae Drive Be amazed by the good taste As soon as you enter the unitat 2/8 Jennerae Drive you will be amazed by the tasteful design, use of colours and the open-plan design. The living, dining and kitchen are all in the open-plan central room. The three carpeted bedrooms are accessed off the central living/dining area. All the rooms are a generous size with an added sense of space from the high ceilings. The main bedroom has an ensuite and a large, paved courtyard with a water fountain. The backyard, which opens on to the dining side of the central room, has a paved veranda area looking on to the magnificently presented landscaping. If you are looking for a stylish first home or an executive-style rental property, this stunning property could just be for you. Lovely stuff 3 Bee Court On a large block in a quietcul-de-sac is the lovely home and granny flat at 3 Bee Court. As you enter the house there is a spacious living area which has gas heating. This room flows through to the central living/dining area. There are three bedrooms which all have new carpet and two of them have built-in wardrobes. The kitchen has been renovated and has a pull-out pantry, gas cooking and stainless steel appliances. The bathroom has also been renovated and has a corner bathtub and separate shower. There are glass sliding doors which bring in the light and also lead out to the rear veranda and huge private backyard. At the rear of the block is a granny flat/games room that could be used as a studio. It has its own entrance and comprises a bedroom/living area, a bathroom and room for a kitchenette. There is a private backyard for the children to play. Additional features are a double carport and low-maintenance tiling throughout the living areas. This home is conveniently located near schools and a bus stop. 9 MacDonnell Court High life deluxe Nestled at the foot of theMacDonnell Ranges stands the commanding, large family home at 9 MacDonnell Court. It has five bedrooms, home office, three living areas, designated dining and two elegant bathrooms. There is more than 270sqm of family living space. An elegant front entrance leads to the formal living area with soaring ceilings, sky windows and a sitting room. Just two steps up the split-level are the informal meals and family rooms. The kitchen has a breakfast bar, dishwasher and excellent cupboard and pantry space. The main bedroom has a walk in wardrobe and ensuite with spa bath. You can dine on a deck under the stars and there is a back gate to the stunning range for walking and exploring pleasure. There is a lock-up garage and a high gabled carport. Opportunity 4/1 Cycad Place The spacious three-bedroomunit at 4/1 Cycad Place would benefit from the services of a live-in handy person and a green thumb. But it offers the opportunity of getting off the rental treadmill with excellent space inside and out. The three bedrooms are large with generous built-in wardrobes in each. The kitchen has gas cooking and lots of bench and storage space and an additional large separate pantry/storage cupboard. A family bathroom is close to all bedrooms and has a full bath, walk-in shower and large vanity with storage. The toilet is next to the large laundry which also has access to the outdoors, where there is a well-fenced garden and storage shed. The property is child and pet safe. This unit has also had approval for a front fence which would increase the area for a garden, outdoor entertainment or childrens play area. Shops, schools and family play areas are only a short distance away. 9 Bowman Close Award winner The award-winningenvironmentally-designed home at 9 Bowman Close was built to suit our harsh desert climate. An inspection is essential to appreciate the qualities this home has to offer. It is on an 824sqm allotment in an attractive location among other quality homes. Ideally suited for Alice Springs climate extremes, the home has Colorbond cladded exterior walls, high pitched ceilings and its north facing living areas capture the winter sun. The open-plan family living area has a designated dining area, gas kitchen with good bench and cupboard space and a lounge room with expansive full-height windows and sliding glass doors. All three bedrooms have built-in wardrobes, venetian blinds and carpet. High quality and attractive vinyl flooring features throughout the living areas. The bathroom and toilet are separate. There is a carport with direct access to the home, full concrete driveway and established, low-maintenance gardens. Prime potential 9 Ewart Place Live in comfort while youcreate your environment and build your dream home at 9 Ewart Place. It is on 1240sqm of land in prime location in the heart of Alice Springs. The existing home consists of three bedrooms, one is king sized and the other two queen sized. There is a large open-plan living/dining area and a wellequipped gas kitchen which is central to all living areas. The family bathroom has been upgraded with a full bath, walkin shower and vanity. The toilet is separate. There is an in-ground, solar heated, saltwater pool in the centre of the garden and a lockup garage with power and a shade house beyond that. There is also some 500sqm of open area for an orchard, garden or granny flat. The property is serviced by split-system airconditioning and low-maintenance electric hot water. This property is currently rented at $550 per week. Where: 2/8 Jennerae Drive Asking: $470,000 Inspect: Noon to 12.30pm Saturday Agent: Sam Linn Ph: 8950 6333 or 0423 337 469 Where: 3 Bee Court Asking: $439,000 Inspect: 1.15pm to 2pm Saturday Agent: Carolyn Lopes Ph: 8950 6333 or 0429 809 883 Where: 9 MacDonnell Court Asking: $695,000 Inspect: 11.15am to 11.45am Saturday Agent: Gail Tuxworth Ph: 8950 6333 or 0418 897 009 Where: 9 Ewart Place Asking: $508,000 Inspect: By appointment Agent: Mardi Cotterill Ph: 8950 6333 or 0418 897 236 Where: 9 Bowman Close Asking: $455,000 Inspect: 9am to 9.30am Saturday Agent: Gail Tuxworth Ph: 0418 897 009 Where: 4/1 Cycad Place Asking: $342,000 Inspect: By appointment Agent: Mardi Cotterill Ph: 8950 6333 or 0418 897 236 Licensed Land & Business Agents LJ Hooker Alice Springs 8950 6333 Suite 2/52 Hartley Street Licensed Land & Business Agents LJ Hooker Alice Springs 8950 6333 Suite 2/52 Hartley Street OPEN INSPECTIONS 19 Bruce Street Family Ready! Nineteen Bruce street is a classic combination of a great house in a fantastic area on good size block offering plenty of features and room for more! Three bedrooms, Games room, under cover parking and shed/ workshop tick the essentials box nicely. But wait, theres more... Price: $425,000 Todd Steer 0408 595 009 20/50 South Terrace One of the best! Upgraded end unit in green, leafy gated complex. Two large bedrooms, built in wardrobes, open plan living/ dining, well equipped kitchen, light bright and airy bathroom with walk in shower, vanity, two toilets, natural gas cooking, and heating, ducted evaporative cooling, private brick courtyard shaded and paved, private balcony . Price: $355,000 Mardi Cotterill 0418 897 236 Lot 1879 Schaber Road Rural Dream House! A rural dream house with four bedrooms, two living areas and two bathrooms. A beautiful display of what the rural lifestyle should be tip top presentation throughout. The major features of the outdoor entertaining areas are swimming pool, tennis court, workshop with pit, Barbeque area and so much more. Price: Expressions of Interest Sam Linn 0423 337 469 14 De Havilland Drive Great Deal! Overlooking Araluen Park is this three bedroom house offering many beautiful touches throughout. Inside there is an open plan kitchen, living and dining room that caters for families, entertainers or anyone who likes open areas with natural light. The backyard has an eye-catching swimming pool area with plenty of yard space. Price: $529,000 Sam Linn 0423 337 469 1/31 Lackman Terrace Divine Duplex! Located in popular Braitling this three bedroom duplex stands out from the crowd, and is sure to captivate you with its quality and light filled spacious interior. Everything about this home is generous and is quality built from its spacious living/dining area to the huge main bathroom and marble staircase. Price: $415,000 Carolyn Lopes 0429 809 883 36 Zeil Street Quiet Living, Great Surroundings! This is a solid brick three bedroom home perfect for the family. Theres a designated front entrance area leading to the very large open plan living and dining area. The kitchen is just around the corner with a second living/family room adjacent. The property is currently leased at $1,955.36/month Price: $485,000 Sam Linn 0423 337 469 Saturday, 16 July 8:30 9:00am 6/8 Chewings Street 8:45 9:15 19 Bruce Street 9:00 9:30am 9 Bowman Close 9:15 9:45am 3 Warburton Road 9:30 9:45am 14 De Havilland Drive 9:45 10:15am 9 Cowle Street 10:00 10:30am 39 Grevillea Drive 10:00 11:00am 36 Zeil Street 10:30 11:00am 27 Larapinta Drive 10:45 11:15am 10/3 Tilmouth Court 11:00 11:30am 12 Sunset Court 11:15 11:45am 9 Macdonnell Court 11:30 12:00am 15 Erumba Street 11:45 12:15am 157 Dixon Road 12:00 12.30pm 20/50 South Terrace 12:00 12:30pm 2/8 Jennerae Drive 12:30 1:00pm 1/4 Teatree Court 12:30 1:00pm 1/31 Lackman Terrace 1:00 1:30pm 55 Lillecrapp Road 1:00 1:30pm 17 Eagle Court 1:15 1:30pm 17/6 Cycad Place 1:15 2:00pm 3 Bee Court 1:30 2:00 1/2 Cycad Place 2:30 3:00 18 Teague Crescent 2:30 3:00 Lot 1879 Schaber Road 14 Mparntwe Drive Evolution! Another magnificent master built home of pure luxury inside and out. 300 sq metre home in prestiduous Stirling Heights sub division. Four bedrooms plus study, two beautiful living areas and deluxe kitchen with walk in pantry. Resort style tropical gardens and inground salt pool with water. Double garage and store room. Price: $899,000 Gail Tuxworth 0418 897 009 157 Dixon Road Private Sanctuary! This is your chance to buy your own peace of paradise. This beautiful two bedroom home has magnificent gardens as a back drop. Also featuring an open plan living/dining and kitchen, in ground spa, two outdoor living areas and more. This is a much loved property and it shows. Price: $409,000 Carolyn Lopes 0429 809 883 27 Larapinta Drive Showpiece! Zoned MD this 1163 sq metre property has potential for future development. Solid four bedroom one bathroom home is in pristine condition inside and out. Inground solar heated salt pool, under cover area for twelve vehicles plus powered workshop with R/C air, 15amp power and ceiling fan. Immaculate landscaped and reticulated gardens. Price: $589,000 Gail Tuxworth 0418 897 009 2 Terry Court Raising The Bar! A superior built four bedroom home in sought after location surrounded by other quality homes. Features two living areas, separate dining adjacent modern gas kitchen with feature rangehood, dishwasher and breakfast servery. Large main bedroom with custom built robes. Double auto garage, outdoor entertaining and manicured gardens. Price: $698,000 Gail Tuxworth 0418 897 009 8844 Stuart Highway Rural Living! 14.23H freehold land on two separate titles. Only 90k from Alice Springs, own power and water, accommodation and camping facilities, well equipped business, established trees. Much potential for astute purchasers, fresh ideas, enthusiasm, energy and imagination. Vendor old and tired, needs to retire, will negotiate price and conditions. Price: $650,000 Mardi Cotterill 0418 897 236 Business & Freehold! Friday, 15 July 5:30 6:00pm 3/13 Gason Road 16/111 Bloomfi eld Street $225,000 Carolyn Lopes 0429 809 883 This one bedroom unit comprises of open plan living, dining and kitchen. This is a fabulous opportunity to get into the market. 28 Ambrose Street $270,000 Mardi Cotterill 0418 897 236 Head lease, quality tenant $400/ wk,1000sqm allotment, excellent location, upgraded throughout, three bedrooms luxury bathroom, near shops, schools and town pool. 6/8 Chewings Street $275,000 OPEN THIS SATURDAY WITH CAROLYN This one bedroom unit comprises of a spacious bedroom and an offi ce or second bedroom. Additional features are under cover car parking. 3/8 Patterson Crescent $295,000 Gail Tuxworth 0418 897 009 Immaculate, solid brick, two bedroom unit in group of seven. King size bedrooms, two way bathroom. Electric kitchen, large breakfast bar, attractive gardens. 9 Shamrock Street $308,000 Mardi Cotterill 0418 897 236 Government head lease, three bedrooms, two living areas, extended kitchen, fully ducted air conditioning, outdoor entertainment, undercover parking, quality fencing. 3/13 Gason Street $310,000 This two bedroom unit has recently been refurbished and offers a very generous backyard. The unit has a carport. 1/2 Cycad Place $345,000 OPEN THIS SATURDAY WITH SAM A comfortable two bedroom townhouse that is ready for an owner occupier or an investor looking to get a solid return. 1/23 Taylor Street $355,000 Gail Tuxworth 0418 897 009 Totally renovated two bedroom unit with brand new kitchen, deluxe bathroom, down lights, new fl ooring and window treatments! Leased until Nov 2012 at $471.00 pw. 10/11 Undoolya Road $359,000 Todd Steer 0408 595 009 A perfect investment or fi rst home awaits in this high profi le complex on Undoolya Road just two minutes from town. 29/26 Nicker Crescent $362,000 Gail Tuxworth 0418 897 009 Popular two bedroom townhouse in secure location. Open plan and appealing design with balcony. Second toilet, lock up garage and small rear courtyard. 24/92 Barrett Drive $352,000 Gail Tuxworth 0418 897 009 Clay brick two bedroom apartment in sought after location! Electric kitchen adjacent spacious living. Front patio, single carport and outdoor living. 10/3 Tilmouth Court $365,000 This stylish two bedroom one bathroom unit radiates quality. Remote control gates at the entrance provide easy access and gives security. 1/4 Teatree Court $369,000 OPEN THIS SATURDAY WITH SAM This spacious three bedroom duplex has two living areas and a modernized bathroom. The kitchen has been recently renovated. 3/38 Mercorella Circuit $399,000 Mardi Cotterill 0418 897 236 Walk to CBD Gym and all family a facilities, private estate, three bedrooms, two toilets, undercover parking for two vehicles. Excellent investment. 12 Sunset Court $407,000 OPEN THIS SATURDAY WITH MARDI Private upgraded Two large bedrooms open plan living, established garden, generous paving, outdoor living with spa. Lock up garage, natural gas. 43 Larapinta Drive $420,000 Doug Fraser 0418 897 768 A Medium Density (MD) zoned block totalling 1061 Square metres and current improvements are a three bedroom house. 39 Grevillea Drive $423,000 OPEN THIS SATURDAY WITH SAM In this three bedroom house you are welcomed with a big open living room. There is a nicely laid out bathroom. 6 Elliott Street $449,000 Sam Linn 0423 337 469 A spacious three bedroom house with two open living areas, pool and a double garage. Close to shops and schools. 8 Kurrajong Drive $459,000 Carolyn Lopes 0429 809 883 This four bedroom family home has been renovated and has outdoor living and a pool. Leased until 24/ 3 /2012 at $570 per week. 98 Bradshaw Drive $489,000 Sam Linn 0423 337 469 This three bedroom, two bathroom house offers plenty of space through all areas of the home. 10 Johannsen Street $445,000 Gail 0418 897 009 Three bedroom home with hint of sophistication! French doors to outdoor entertaining, walk-in robe and split system to main. Large carport, attractive gardens. 28 Battarbee Street $610,000 Gail Tuxworth 0418 897 009 Architechtually designed four bedroom, two bathroom, two living area home on 1120 sq metre allotment. Inground pool, double carport, backing crown land. 3 Warburton Street $629,000 OPEN THIS SATURDAY WITH CAROLYN Offering a spacious character home and a stylish granny fl at in the established backyard. Close to excellent schools and the CBD. 17 Eagle Court $695,000 OPEN THIS SATURDAY WITH GAIL Now priced below valuation, owners leaving town, must sell! Solid brick, beautifully presented three bed two bath, plus study home with pool. Lot 3499 Greatorex Road $699,000 Carolyn Lopes 0429 809 883 Two storey living on acreage will ensure a peaceful life. Offering three bedrooms, two bathrooms, with two living areas, extensive verandahs and a shed. 18 Teague Crescent $719,000 OPEN THIS SATURDAY WITH SAM A brand new four bedroom house with two bathrooms. There is an open plan entertaining area that opens onto the deck. 6 Crotalaria Road $739,000 Mardi Cotterill 0418 897 236 Enjoy a rural lifestyle while building your dream home and earning $800-$1000 per week, two residences, mature quondongs, access from three streets. 27 Irlpme Court $795,000 Gail Tuxworth 0418 897 009 State Of The Art four bedroom plus study home with soaring ceilings and sky windows. Electric kitchen with S/S and Corian features. 40 Battarbee Street $839,000 Gail Tuxworth 0418 897 009 Two storey, architecturally designed executive family home on 2100 sq metre allotment backing onto crown land. Resort style pool and surrounds. 42 Tmara Mara Circuit $265,000 Todd Steer 0408 595 009 Build your dream home and comfortably enjoy the lifestyle and luxurious position of Tmara Mara! 55 Lillecrapp Road $425,000 OPEN THIS SATURDAY WITH MARDI Breathtaking range views, fully fenced 1.17 hectare, environmental septic tank ,3 phase town power and water, caravan with annex, approved plans, fi ve bay garage, negotiable. 2 Hearne Place $680,000 Doug Fraser 0418 897 768 Commercial property comprising two shops with a nett annual income of $61,836. The opportunity exists to have vacant possession of one of the shops. 48 50 & 52 Gap Road $1,590,000 Sam Linn 0423 337 469 The three adjacent blocks total an impressive 2957 Square metres combined. Each block has a residential dwelling that is ready for occupancy. OPEN THIS FRIDAY WITH SAM OPEN THIS SATURDAY WITH CAROLYN OP EN SA T 2.3 0pm OP EN SA T 8.4 5am OP EN SA T 10 .30 amOPE N S AT 12. 00p m OPE N S AT 11. 45p m OPE N S AT 12. 30p m OPE N S AT 10. 30p m OP EN SA T 9.4 5am OP EN SA T 9.4 5am