Million-dollar breakthrough a breathtaking steal for local buyers
Hard to believe this is just an hour’s drive from the Brisbane CBD. New 22ha lake coming to the southeast Buyers clamour over renovated ‘ugly duckling’ Interest rates on hold for two years “The toughest decision,” according to agent Wendy Roberts of ReMax Living Burpengary, was which way to look when you’re on the deck of the home in Rocksberg, home.The five bedroom, three bathroom, five car space house has spectacular views across the Caboolture hinterland through to the Glasshouse Mountains, Bribie Island, Moreton Island, Brisbane, the Blackall Range and across 250 acres of creeks and wildlife reserved as common land. There are stunning views across every room in this house.A HOME north of Brisbane that’s broken through the million-dollar mark for the first time ever was still considered a steal given its breathtaking location.The dual living property was snapped up in under a month by local buyers who were looking at moving the extended family in.The property in a secure gated community in Rocksberg — an hour from Brisbane’s CBD — broke through into millionaire territory on Monday. It had last changed hands between family members for $800,000 six years ago. More from newsParks and wildlife the new lust-haves post coronavirus17 hours agoNoosa’s best beachfront penthouse is about to hit the market17 hours agoThe home has been set up for dual living.Ms Roberts was not surprised by the price the home fetched, saying she was still fielding queries for the property now.“Had there been a couple of improvements done on the property it would have sold for over $1m … the buyers are going to make some personal changes anyway,” she said. “The views are just unbelievable.” The central courtyard would be perfect for those with small children to keep an eye on.Her jaw dropped when the sellers asked her over for a late afternoon chat before the sale.“It was beautiful to see the change in the colour and light.”“It was on the market probably under a month.” Another living space, and the views stretch for miles.The property is just 15 minutes from Morayfield with a land parcel of 3.2 hectares.Among its features was a cosy wood heater, a large deck for entertaining, and a large open plan entertaining area with bar and pool table. The home has seven solar panels and about 100,000 litres of water storage. FOLLOW SOPHIE FOSTER ON FACEBOOK One of five bedrooms in the home.“Every window you look out you’ve got a different view. They used to be able to see fireworks in Brisbane on a clear night, Moreton Island, Bribie, right up the Sunny Coast.”The gated community has ten homes all up, offering acreage lifestyle without the hassle and full complete home security.