172 Syndicate Rd
Price: Offers over $5,250,000
Agent: Barbara Wolveridge, Queensland Sotheby’s International Realty
THIS property named Mt Somerset is a newly-built penthouse in the rainforest with every conceivable luxury and sensational 360 degree panoramas out to Low Isles, Port Douglas, Cairns, and mountains and waterfalls.
On the upper level there is a large courtyard with a fire pit and wood-fired pizza oven, and a 120sq m undercover deck, capable of hosting functions for up to 60 guests, with a gas barbecue and alfresco dining and sitting areas with mountain views.
Floor to ceiling glass sliding doors on both sides ensure plenty of natural light and breezes.
A sleek and modern gourmet kitchen is sleek and modern, has with large composite benchtops and plenty of storage, and adjoins a living area encompassing lounge, dining and an inviting bar.
An undercover patio runs the full length of the front of the house with alfresco dining and sitting areas.
Outside the master bedroom there is an oasis spa.
A large and well appointed home theatre is a feature of the lower level, doubling as a guest bedroom, home office or gym, with its own ensuite.
Two king bedrooms have ensuites and walk-in robes, and there is a study, laundry and a 1,200-plus bottle climate-controlled wine cellar.
Agent Barbara Wolveridge said there was room to build a second residence, pool, stables, bike tracks, vegetable gardens or helipad.
She said there were business opportunities at the property.
“It lends itself to a unique eco-tourism venture – eco-cabins, glam camping, bed and breakfast – or to host spectacular weddings, corporate functions, filming locations or luxury private holidays,” she said.
It has a double lock up garage, landscaped lawns and gardens, a separate rustic cottage, 5kms of driveways, and an established orchard with mango, lychee, avocado and various citrus trees.
There’s a new 130sq m five bay shed, and a Landcruiser, John Deere compact tractor with mower, loader, trailer and sprayer to go with the property.