This exclusive Minyama Island residence offers timeless grandeur and relaxed luxury.

Driving onto the island you are immediately aware that you’re in elite company surrounded by architectural masterpieces that fall within the ‘mansion’ category. This is a renowned Island address offering its residents safe and direct harbour access, world class views and unrivalled exclusivity.

This home sits prominently in the ‘top-end’, dominating its impressive 1500m2 allotment fanning out to an incredible 32.4m river frontage.

White-wrought iron gates sweep open to reveal an immense parking zone leading up to the triple garage with extensive storage and work bench area. There is an incredible amount of secure parking for the safe storage of a caravan, trailer or boat.

Privacy is paramount with each island residence and it’s not until you enter the grounds that these masters of design truly take shape. This home, is unique in the positioning of the immense 15m North facing pool and spa surrounded by beautifully kept gardens and huge tiled entertaining zones.

It is a dynamic visual treat leading to the formal entry. Your immediate impression is of wonderful open spaces that incorporate two separate living and dining areas with a centrally appointed kitchen – all which boast dramatic river views.

The formal living area flows naturally into the more casual living zone where once again you are treated to nautical views at every angle. The vast kitchen is centrally appointed for ease of entertaining in each zone and features top of the range appliances and a sea of granite preparation space. The formal lounge and dining zone also features a wine bar and direct access to the large underground cellar. These magical spaces spill out to extensive outdoor entertaining areas and established garden surrounds.

Although the property is of grand proportions, you do feel at home which is true testament to the overall design both practically and aesthetically.

In detail, there are four bedrooms, an additional office and four bathrooms. Ground level features a wonderful guest wing with private ensuite – it is a beautiful space that offers direct outdoor access to the formal gardens and would be ideal if you have permanent live-in relatives. The homes full size office and an additional bathroom is also positioned on ground level, which is ideal when entertaining or coming in from the pool or waterside.

The upper level is entirely dedicated to the family resting zones with two more than king size bedrooms, separated by a spacious lounge area and kitchenette. A family bathroom with plunge bath, shower and separate toilet facilitates these bedrooms as the master retreat is positioned as a wing of its own.

As mentioned, the owners retreat is a space unto itself – a wonderful room with a private balcony, huge walk in robe and private bathing facilities incorporating a plunge spa, granite vanity and huge double shower. All glamorously finished with floor to ceiling tiles in rich traditional tones.

There is a distinct European feel to this property and you feel as though you have escaped to an exotic location which is no more evident than venturing outdoors. At the front of the home, you have the immense resort style pool that presents an indulgent space where you can lay back and soak up the rays in complete privacy.

On the riverside there are intimate covered settings, along with a large BBQ area with automatic vergola roof and a massive 17m x 6m deck overlooking the 12m pontoon and dramatic nautical view. Watch the sunset down the river as the lights start to dance across the broadwater from stunning homes adjacent. This is without doubt one of the most exciting homes on the eastern coastline offering timeless luxury and a lifestyle like no other.

For a complete inventory of inclusions, technical attributes and finishing’s please contact Mark Unkel on 0412 738 675.

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  • Mark Unkel
Mobile Number:
0412 738 675
Phone Number:
07 5444 0111
Mark was raised in the Netherlands from a young age after being born in Sydney, before he returned to live in Australia in 1981. He was able to travel around the country by hitchhiking, with his journey eventually coming to an end on the East Coast where Mark, then in his early twenties, bought a yacht and sailed to the Sunshine Coast in 1987. He went onto building yachts and participated in several Sydney to Hobart Yacht Races. Mark feels fortunate to have had the opportunity to begin his real estate career at the beautiful Sunshine Coast suburb of Minyama in the year 1990. Since the commencement of his real estate career, Mark has enjoyed great success and prides himself on total commitment in obtaining the best possible results for his clients. He thoroughly enjoys the interaction dealing with different types of people and personalities and has a passion for architecture and specialised luxury properties. Over the years, Mark has had the privilege of receiving real estate awards from multinational companies and been a finalist for the REIQ Queensland sales person of the year on many occasions, proving his consistency in providing excellent service to his sellers. Mark’s strengths as an individual lie in his exceptional communication skills, ability to think outside the square for new marketing opportunities, and his strong, upfront and transparent way of successful negotiation. ELITE Lifestyle Properties have been consistently successful in their operations over the years and are continuing to set new benchmarks in the marketplace. ELITE is a boutique real estate office who offers extensive local, national and international leading edge computer technology with a personalised office environment, making Mark’s job as your agent more efficient and getting you faster results. For a successful outcome with the smoothest transition, ELITE Lifestyle Properties can always help you achieve your goals.