44 Second Avenue, Sandgate QLD 4017



The naming of this majestic home was established by the number of half pennies found in wall cavities during the renovations and is now appropriately called Halfpenny House – Circa 1888.

A builder’s residence where the renovations were completed with an eye for detail and the exceptional craftsmanship. Three generations have enjoyed this residence simultaneously. The foresight to ensure that this home can be taken through the generations but still be for the current day is a credit to the current owners.

Located close to the Sandgate foreshore and within the Avenues this home offers coastal living with a breezy relaxed setting while having the option for dual living; extended family and/or additional income. The current home features two distinct levels and the Upper-Level features: –

• The master bedroom with walk in robe and en-suite
• Two spacious bedrooms one with a fireplace
• Wide hallway
• High ceilings
• Bathrooms with separate toilet
• Study area
• Lounge room with gas Fireplace
• Dining room with gas fireplace
• Light and airy kitchen with quality European appliances and pantry
• Internal Laundry and covered drying area
• Large outdoor deck with bar area, fridge cavity and integrated BBQ

The Lower-Level includes: –
• Large master bedroom with an attached room, perfect for an ensuite and walk-in robe
• Spacious 2nd bedroom with leadlight window
• Bathroom with separate toilet
• Loungeroom at the front of the home
• Dining and spacious kitchen with dishwasher
• Laundry
• Sitting areas on side and front verandahs

Nestled to the back of the home, on the lower level includes: –
• Large games room that includes a billiard table and all accessories
• Storage
• Access to the car accommodation
• Study
• Stairwell to the upper level
• Side and front Verandas

As you wander around the property some of the additional features include historical items from the renovated Pineapple Hotel at Kangaroo Point namely two-house lights located on the driveway and a stained-glass window located on the upper deck. The original ablution block was relocated on the block and is now a powered shed.

With Cyprus timber floors, large outdoor entertaining includes BBQ and sink area, solar hot water, 6,000Lt water storage, Bowers and Wilkins speakers, 4 car bay, established gardens, picket fence entry, ensures that the position of this enormous home is perfectly designed.

The layout of this home has been planned with the aspect in mind to make the most of the cooling coastal sea breezes creating a private haven. The enormous footprint of a home sits on 1,040sqm block and is nestled within cooee of Sandgate Village, popular for its many lifestyle options. The well laid out plan enable the cooling bay breezes to filter through, while you enjoy the luxury of a home that is second to none.

All viewings will be appointment only. Now is the time to make your move and live a carefree lifestyle, don’t think twice as you may miss out!

Registration is by mobile phone and is mandatory for entering.

Property Features
  • House
  • 5 bed
  • 3 bath
  • 4 Parking Spaces
  • Land is 1,040 m²
  • Floor Area is 712.09 m²
  • 3 Toilet
  • Ensuite
  • 4 Garage
  • Study
  • Dishwasher
  • Built In Robes
  • Rumpus Room
  • Vacuum System
  • Balcony
  • Deck
  • Outdoor Entertaining
  • Shed
  • Open Fire Place

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