The Townsville designer home and acreage complete with its own motocross track

first_imgOther outdoor features include a solar system, a bore with a new submersible pump, automated irrigation with pop-up sprinklers to over 50 per cent of the 13 acre property and two 30,000 litre water tanks.The property is owned by Steve Hannah of Hannahbull Hydro Excavations and wife Sharni (nee Williams), the granddaughter of Alexander Park (AP) Williams, who founded AP Williams & Co in 1932.Mrs Hannah, who designed the house, said Townsville-born world Moto-GP champion Jack Miller had taken a few spins around the track, as had her nephew, Kayden Downing, who is now racing in the US. Jack Miller heads down a straight during the MotoGP Of Tests In Misano at Misano World Circuit on September 15, 2020 in Misano Adriatico, Italy. (Photo by Mirco Lazzari gp/Getty Images) The property is listed for $1.35 millionIt is listed with husband and wife duo and Open Property Townsville agents Michael Gilbertson and Carrie Hubert.“Open Property have had the opportunity to sell some fantastic acreage properties however this one is something very special, this might be North Queensland’s best back yard,” Ms Hubert said.“It isn’t often you find a home built of this size and quality that features a professionally built moto cross track, in-ground swimming pool and purpose built dam. “The residence has been live on line for 24 hours and we are already receiving a number of inquiries.” The motocross track has been professionally built. realestate.com.auInside the four bedroom, AP Williams & Co designed house is an activity room and a large theatre room – perfect escapes for those stinking hot and muggy days that are on their way. And the house has some awesome features as well. The theatre roomBut it is outside this property truly shines as the ultimate playground.In addition to the motocross track is a large in-ground swimming pool, a huge deck, a large outdoor entertaining area complete with an outdoor kitchen and built-in gas barbecue, a dam and a gym (equipment included) inside a Colorbond shed with power and lighting. With the heat dialling up, the pool will be a top spot to cool off. The gymAs for the residence, it is 400sqm under roof and has four bedrooms, three bathrooms, spacious open-plan living areas including 3.1m high ceilings in the main living area, a study and airconditioning.The master bedroom has a walk-in wardrobe, a large ensuite with a spa, a double vanity and a double shower. Swish! How’s that for an ensuite?One of the three bathrooms has a gas instantaneous unit to guarantee hot water, even when the power goes out.More from newsParks and wildlife the new lust-haves post coronavirus8 hours agoNoosa’s best beachfront penthouse is about to hit the market8 hours agoThe kitchen has an integrated fridge and dish drawer, V-Zug appliances, a large butler’s pantry with sink and room for a dishwasher. Hog’s Breath founder sells Whitsundays mansion Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayNext playlist itemMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 1:21Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -1:21 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedQuality Levels720p720pHD540p540p360p360p270p270pAutoA, selectedAudio Tracken (Main), selectedFullscreenThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. 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This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:00Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:00 Playback Rate1xFullscreenHow to buy your first home01:21A Townsville house on 13 acres has hit the market, complete with its own professional motocross track.That same track has been given a test-run by one of the world’s top MotoGP champions. Located at 28 Granitevale Road in Alice River, the sprawling property is being marketed as the “Australian dream with enough space for children to be children”.And while the motocross track would be enough to get any red-blooded kids heart (and motor) racing, that is not the only fun feature that this property boasts. MORE NEWS: Buyer demand explodes in Townsville’s 2019 flood suburbs Cattle station sold for $35m via online auctionlast_img read more

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