You don’t even need to get up from the kitchen table to take in amazing views from this home

October 6, 2020 0 Comments

first_imgJust a small slice of the views from 10 Hawthorne Rd, Hawthorne.ONE of Matt O’Connor’s favourite things about the home he owns with his wife Robin at 10 Hawthorne Rd is not actually inside the house – it’s the view.Mr O’Connor described it as the best residential view in Brisbane.“We look at the Story Bridge, New Farm Park, the Powerhouse and we look at Mt Glorious and Mt Cooth-tha,’’ Mr O’Connor said.10 Hawthorne Rd, Hawthorne.He said the view expanded along the river from Ascot through to Mt Gravatt.“Nobody can see that from the kitchen table – but we can,’’ he said.The couple bought the home in 1993 when it was a lowset house on two large blocks of land.In hindsight, Mr O’Connor said they probably should have knocked it down and started fresh, but they were “carried away with its charm and the beautiful architecture inside it’’ and decided to renovate the 1923 house.10 Hawthorne Rd, Hawthorne.They raised it and extended it and once all the work was done only about 5 per cent of the original house remained.“All the back end of the house – the original 1923 section – we have kept as much of that architecture as possible, but we have modernised it.’’The family bought acreage at Hope Island and spend a lot of time travelling so have decided to list their Hawthorne home for sale.10 Hawthorne Rd, Hawthorne.More from news02:37Purchasers snap up every residence in the $40 million Siarn Palm Beach Northless than 1 hour agoNew apartments released at idyllic retirement community Samford Grove Presented by The eight bedroom house is on an 1100sq m block of land.There are full length glass windows in the kitchen, dining and living area. This area leads through to a deck, which has an integrated Bose music system inside and out.The kitchen has granite benchtops, European appliances, a breakfast bar and a walk in butlers pantry.The main bedroom is on the top level of the house and has an ensuite and a walk- in wardrobe.On the northern side of the top level are two more bedrooms and a study and a second ensuite.10 Hawthorne Rd, HawthorneThree bedrooms are at the entry level of the home. There is also a media room with a 3D surround sound system and full size screen close by. A rumpus room opens out onto another deck area.This lower level also has a multipurpose space which could be used as a bedroom or a self-contained flat.Outside, there is a dining area which leads down to the glass-framed, 16m saltwater pool.The home has air conditioning, back-to-base alarm and intercom and keyless entry.There is a 10,000L water tank and garden irrigation, and a double remote garage plus a double carport.DETAILS:10 Hawthorne Rd, HawthorneAgent: Simon Caulfield, Taylor Kleinberg Place – Kangaroo Point.Price: By negotiationlast_img read more

Crentsil elected GFA Vice President

August 28, 2020 0 Comments

first_imgThe Executive Committee of the Ghana Football Association today elected Fred Crentsil as the Vice President.Crenstil, an Ex.Co member stood unopposed for the Vice President position.In accordance with the GFA Statutes, the Ex.Co at its meeting on Tuesday, September 25, Crentsil now fills the vacancy left following the passing away of Jordan Anagblah, four months ago.“The GFA is currently strategizing to come with its four-year business plan geared towards making football development in Ghana globally competitive,” Crentsil said.“The strategic focus as envisioned would be a five-tier approach that would deepen and rekindle the future prospects of Ghana football“With the help of my colleagues and friends in Ghana football administration we will drive this agenda forward to continue to enhance the status of Ghana in world football.”last_img read more

On deck: Dodgers at Colorado, Friday, 5:40 p.m.

August 26, 2020 0 Comments

first_imgDODGERS AT ROCKIESWhere: Coors FieldTV: SNLATHE PITCHERS Newsroom GuidelinesNews TipsContact UsReport an Error ROCKIES RHP TYLER CHATWOOD (3-4, 4.74 ERA)vs. Dodgers: 4-6, 3.52 ERA (11 starts)at Coors Field: 16-14, 4.91 ERA (36 starts)Hates to face: Yasmani Grandal, 5 for 7, double, triple, HR, walkLoves to face: Corey Seager, 2 for 11, three Ks— J.P. Hoorsntracenter_img DODGERS LHP CLAYTON KERSHAW (5-2, 2.40 ERA)vs. Rockies: 19-6, 3.15 ERA (34 starts)At Coors Field: 8-4, 4.71 ERA (18 starts)Hates to face: Nolan Arenado, 13 for 39, two HRsLoves to face: Mark Reynolds, 5 for 28, 10 Kslast_img read more