‘Personality’ to charm on the peninsula

first_imgThe home at 106 Dover Rd, Redcliffe.THIS renovated property has a unique style that will appeal to those chasing an alternative to the modern cookie-cutter home. Ann Pankov bought 106 Dover Rd, Redcliffe three years ago and set about extending the two-bedroom cottage into a four-bedroom, two-bathroom family home. “It was a renovator’s delight when I bought it,” she said. “It had 70s wallpaper and brown carpet but it was a good size and on a decent block.” The living area at 106 Dover Rd, Redcliffe.Outside there is a covered patio and deck area for entertaining. The home is on a 668sq m block with low-maintenance lawns and gardens. “This isn’t your standard display home — it’s got personality,” Ms Pankov said. “It would suit a family — it has four bedrooms, two living areas, and a big back yard. “It’s walking distance to a lot of (amenities) and it’s on a really friendly street.” The property is being marketed by Brendan Philp of Abode Properties for offers over $499,000. The kitchen at 106 Dover Rd, Redcliffe.Ms Pankov said she pretty much overhauled the entire home. “The original bathroom has been redone, an ensuite added and there is an extension with master bedroom, walk-in robe, a second living room and extra bedroom.” The split-level home has an open-plan dining and kitchen area, family room, living area, laundry and spacious family bathroom. More from newsLand grab sees 12 Sandstone Lakes homesites sell in a week21 Jun 2020Tropical haven walking distance from the surf9 Oct 2019center_img The main bathroom at 106 Dover Rd, Redcliffe.The kitchen has stainless steel appliances, black and yellow splashbacks and dark cabinetry, and the main bathroom has a designer bathtub and pendant lighting. “My favourite room is the main bathroom because of the big freestanding bath,” Ms Pankov said. “That was the splurge during the renovation — it’s a great bath.” The master bedroom has a walk-in robe and ensuite and the remaining bedrooms have built-in robes. last_img read more

U.S. win sixth straight gold in women’s 4×400 relay

first_img(REUTERS)-The United States won the Olympic women’s 4×400 meters relay gold medal yesterdayin 3 minutes 19.06 seconds, their sixth straight victory in the event at the Games.Jamaica took silver and Britain the bronze.American Courtney Okolo grabbed the lead in the opening stage and her team never relinquished it, opening a big gap on the rest of the field with Jamaica by the halfway point.The U.S. gold streak in the event started at the 1996 Atlanta Games.American Allyson Felix claimed her third medal of the Rio Olympics having won gold in the 4x100m relay and silver in the individual 400m.last_img read more