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Get the beach vibe without hitting the M1

first_imgIt is a popular spot for families and dog walkers, kitesurfers and fish and chip fanatics.The property goes to auction at 11am on Saturday. What a spot!Located at 218 Flinders Parade, the three bedroom circa-1930s house sits opposite Arthur Davis Park and the Sandgate Aquatic Centre. Median house values in Sandgate have skyrocketed over the past five years, rising 44.2 per cent to $750,000, according to CoreLogic.House prices have risen by 16.3 per cent just in the past 12 months, the data shows.Sandgate is just 23km from the CBD, and is sandwiched between Shorncliffe and Brighton, the last suburb before the Houghton Highway that extends to the Redcliffe peninsula. More from newsParks and wildlife the new lust-haves post coronavirus13 hours agoNoosa’s best beachfront penthouse is about to hit the market13 hours agoThe original house was lifted some years ago, and has a large garage, a downstairs retreat, a bathroom and a laundry on the lower level. Water viewsIt is a popular escape for locals wanting to enjoy the beach vibes without the hassle of hitting the M1.And now one of Sandgate’s oldest houses Carina is on the market for the first time in over 30 years. Outside there is a garden shed and a huge 951sq m block. Mr Crew said the Sandgate market had been “quite strong”, with some “surprise sales”.“To find a big block like this one, people would kill for that,” he said. Upstairs, there are three bedrooms, a timber feature kitchen that flows out to the open plan living and dining room space, a huge office and another bathroom. It also has water views.Professionals agent Mark Crew said there had been quite a lot of interest in the property.“We have had 17 groups through so far, some locals wanting to move to the beachfront, and a lot of couples and families who are living closer to the city but want to make that lifestyle change,” he said.”The Gateway (Motorway) and the train is close by, the pool has been upgraded and that gym (at the aquatic centre), what a gym!“You can be on the treadmill and feel like you are running on water.”last_img

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