The cherry on top — heaps of room out back for a growing family. Nice spot for a lazy weekend brekkie.“The upper level has been tastefully renovated to embrace the classic features such as polished floorboards, high ceilings, fretwork and ample casement windows, whilst blending modern contemporary styling to complete the ambience of the home. “The modern kitchen provides excellent functionality and flows to both the adjacent dining and living room and French doors open out to an expansive covered deck that overlooks the private backyard.” FOLLOW SOPHIE FOSTER ON FACEBOOK Room for a pool maybe? Or a teenage retreat? Basketball court? The home has high ceilings that Queenslanders are renowned for.“Offering you a lot more than what first meets the eye, this well proportioned family residence has been renovated to ensure your immediate enjoyment.”Demand for houses in Wilston is so high that homes average 1,554 visits per property compared to the Queensland average of 327. The sale price was just $55, 000 more than the owners paid five years ago for the home.“Set over two levels, the generous open floor plan allows for the growing family to spread out whilst still being connected.” 161 Newmarket Rd, Wilston, Qld 4051THE buyers of this property in one of Brisbane’s highest demand suburbs have scored big time, landing their new home for 40 per cent less than the area’s median price.The three bedroom, two bathroom, two parking space house at 161 Newmarket Road, Wilston sold for $605,000 in a suburb where the median is $1,047,500.The gabled Queenslander was on a 683sq m block which was fully fenced and level, with the home having a 4.5KW solar system and tonnes of storage.Agent Arthur Conias of Arthur Conias Real Estate Ashgrove marketed the home as “an opportunity to secure a property set in a convenient location whilst offering you the benefits of a great executive lifestyle”. Traditional features have been retained. Great idea to open the kitchen up to a veranda.More from newsParks and wildlife the new lust-haves post coronavirus21 hours agoNoosa’s best beachfront penthouse is about to hit the market21 hours ago
Shawn Burton, 71, of Moores Hill passed away Monday, September 7, 2020 at home surrounded by his loving family. He was born on Sunday, October 24, 1948 in Cincinnati, Ohio to Kirby Hartford Burton and Ruth Ellen Burton. Shawn was a member of the Milan American Legion Post #235 and could often be found doing anything from fishing to restoring classic cars to riding his Harley. He was indeed a master of many trades.Shawn is survived by ex-spouse, Nancy (Turner) Burton of Dillsboro; sons David McAdams of Oregon and Shawn McAdams of Portland, Oregon; daughters Kelly McAdams of Moores Hill, Terry McAdams of Covington; Jamie Burton (Casey Rhoads) of Batesville, and Tiffany Burton of Moores Hill; brother Tanne Burton of Aurora; grandchildren Kimberly McAdams, Katy Rhoads and Ciera Rhoads; and great-grandchildren Lee Ann, Mikeala, Christian, and Baby Dani Shawn was preceded in death by his mother and father, Kirby and Ruth Burton; and brother Gevin Burton.Family and friends may gather to remember Shawn from 9 AM to 11 AM Saturday, September 19, 2020 at Laws-Carr-Moore Funeral Home in Milan, Indiana. A memorial service celebrating Shawn’s life will follow at 11 AM at the funeral home with Celebrant Markie Peters-Roberts. Full Military Rites will be provided by the Milan American Legion #235. Memorials may be given in honor of Shawn to the Burton Family. Laws-Carr-Moore Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements, 707 S. Main Street, Box 243, Milan, IN 47031, (812) 645-2141. You may go to www.lawscarrmoore.com to leave an online condolence message for the family. Due to the Governor’s mandate, social distancing should be observed, and masks must be worn inside of the funeral home.
A man has been fined €150 for having excessively worn tyres on the front of his Honda Civic vehicle.Keelan Sweeney, 20, with an address at Ballymaleel, Letterkenny pleading guilty to the charges against him. The court heard how Garda Michael Kilcoyne pulled the defendant’s vehicle over on the Port Road, Letterkenny on February 22nd, 2015.Garda Kilcoyne noticed that the two front tyres on Mr Sweeney’s Honda Civic were excessively worn and ordered him to change the tyres immediately.Solicitor for the defendant Michael Shiel told the court, “My client accepts that his tyres were excessively worn – and changed them the following day.“He has no previous convictions and is currently unemployed.“However, he is set to start a FAS course on January 23rd – he pleaded guilty to the charges against him early and has been co-operative with Gardaí.“There was also an issue with a sun visor, he subsequently removed that the following day when his tyres where replaced.Judge James Faughnan fined Mr Sweeney €150, on the basis the tyres were bald and gave the defendant four months to pay the fine.MAN FINED €150 FOR HAVING BALD TYRES ON HIS HONDA CIVIC was last modified: January 21st, 2016 by Mark ForkerShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:BaldcourtsfinedHonda CivicKeelan SweeneynewsTYRES