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One of Howrah’s finest

From an elevated position, this home boasts one of the best vantage points for taking in the view of Hobart, its river and mountain, too.

One of Howrah’s finest

536 Oceana Drive, Howrah. Picture: SUPPLIEDSource:Supplied

OCEANA Drive boasts some of the most spectacular views of Hobart, and this property is a prime example of the magic that is on offer.

From yachts to the Mona ferries to dolphins and occasionally whales, all of the action on the river can be seen from this home.

The living zones and the two curved decks will be the best spots to take in the splendid show as the sun sets over the city.

This elegant property exudes style, class and quality. The high ceilings, wrought-iron balustrades and ceiling roses with chandeliers set a scene of taste and grandeur.


Pretty and inviting, too.Source:Supplied

Built in 2001, this much-loved family home features three bedrooms and plenty of living spaces.

All of the bedrooms feature built-ins. There is also a study on the ground floor.

The master suite has a walk-in wardrobe and a spacious ensuite with a freestanding bath.

The English oak kitchen forms the hub of this home. This culinary space has got it all, including 30mm solid granite benchtops, an island bench, built-in wine fridge, two-door dishwasher, high-end appliances, microwave nook, a pantry and spice cupboards. The black tiling is striking against the timber cabinetry.

Wide Hobart views.Source:Supplied

Plush interiors design.Source:Supplied

There are two large living areas with bi-fold doors, offering the option of closing off the formal lounge, or opening up to the family room in order to entertain a large crowd.

Double-glazing is installed throughout, and there is tinting on the sunnier side of the home.

A Fujitsu reverse-cycle airconditioner is complemented by panel heaters. A ducted vacuum system adds to the convenience.

With room for two or three cars, the garage and additional under-house storage includes a workshop and plenty of space storage.

Outside there is box hedging and amazing formal gardens with a water fountain and a selection of mature trees. The private rear courtyard is an oasis in which to relax.

Relax in the tub.Source:Supplied

Timber, stone and stainless steel.Source:Supplied

No. 536 Oceana Drive in Howrah is listed with Harcourts Signature at $860,000.

CoreLogic figures show that in the 12 months to the end of May, there was an increase of about 10 per cent for unit and house prices in Howrah.

In those 12 months there were more than 185 homes sold. On average a house transaction took 10 days, and a unit sale nine days.

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