A Geelong household is ecstatic after finalising a deal to buy a luxurious five-bedroom house at Pretty Banks.
The opulent residence with panoramic views throughout Geelong and Corio Bay was initially listed in 2019 and attracted robust curiosity from three events till the COVID-19 lockdowns blocked their path, Harcourts, North Geelong promoting agent Joe Grgic stated.
The pandemic stretched the time on marketplace for 40 Eva Place to 501 days, CoreLogic information reveals.
The worth of the deal signed final week was not disclosed, however was close to the decrease finish of the $1.89 million to $2.079 million value vary.
The home beforehand offered for $1.58 million in 2016.
“The distributors and the purchasers are very delighted it’s lastly occurred,” Mr Grgic stated.
“It’s an area household and when this all occurred they have been ramping as much as purchase it in the course of the early phases (of the COVID-19 pandemic), and had some points due to COVID like for many individuals.
“I additionally had two Melbourne consumers who have been and when the lockdown got here in it affected each of them in a approach that it affected their companies.
Mr Grgic stated each dedicated to return however Melbourne’s persevering with lockdown enabled the native consumers a unobstructed run.
“They’ve been in search of a short time in Pretty Banks and Batesford and I feel the standard of the house stood out — the views and all of the extras just like the pool and tennis courtroom that comes with that,” Mr Grgic stated.
“They’re very enthusiastic about holidays and household occasions after we can all get again into it.”
The house’s unique house owners took inspiration from Geelong’s Nationwide Belief residence, Barwon Grange, when constructing the house on the 1.21ha semi-rural property.
The home has a basic interval really feel with three-metre ceilings and detailed cornice work, and delivers a fantastic steadiness of grandeur, area and luxury for modern-day residing.
It has noticed gum flooring, a French provincial kitchen and an leisure room with a vaulted timber ceiling, fuel log heater, built-in barbecue and bar.
Units of cafe doorways can open in hotter climate for year-round leisure round a solar-heating swimming pool, tennis courtroom and basketball ring.