Gold Coast mega mansion hits the market with a $14.88 million price tag

first_imgIs it a resort? Picture: Richard GoslingThe home takes up most of the 2103sq m block and overlooks the Broadwater.It has 55m of water frontage and features multiple entertainment areas, seven bedrooms and nine bathrooms with extensive marble and timber flooring.From the gated entry, cylindrical pillars and a high wooden portico stand guard over a stone driveway and manicured gardens. Fancy a dinner overlooking the Broadwater?Inside, a combination of timber and wrought-iron features demand your attention while floor-to-ceiling glass offers a spectacular vista of the open water.More from news02:37Purchasers snap up every residence in the $40 million Siarn Palm Beach North11 hours ago02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa1 day agoA sunken carpeted lounge is beneath 7m ceilings and warmed by a fireplace.There is a collection of stunning formal and casual living spaces at every turn with extensive marble and timber floors throughout.“It’s a perfect house for a large family as there’s so many areas you don’t feel like you’re on top of each other,” Mr Peat said. Brian Peat and Eileen Peat in front of their home Grand Vista. Picture: Richard GoslingA MEGA mansion on the Sovereign Islands has hit the market for $14.88 million, more than double its 2010 selling price after major renovations.Vendors Brian and Eileen Peat bought Grand Vista at auction for $7 million from receivers in 2010.It was fallen Gold Coast developer John Fish’s mansion which had previously been on the market in 2009 for $15 million. The mansion from the water. The kitchen has been expanded.Prestige Property Agents principal Amir Mian is marketing the property.“It suits someone wealthy who wants privacy and wants something unique,” he said.“There’s no blocks available on this side now with three blocks and city views so you cannot replace this now.” Tour this palatial mansion in tomorrow’s Gold Coast Bulletin Realestate magazine. The bedrooms feature stunning views of the Broadwater. From the air it is a sight to behold.As well as expanding the kitchen and creating a seamless indoor-outdoor flow to the poolside teppanyaki alfresco area, the pair also worked their magic at the other end of the house, in the entertainment precinct.A stunning open-plan wing complete with a bar, dining, lounge, library and outdoor area accessible via bi-folds can operate as a large-scale functions area.From the foyer, a curved timber and wrought iron staircase leads to the five ensuited bedrooms on the upper level including the luxurious main bedroom. Brian and Eileen Peat have put their sprawling mansion on the market. Picture: Richard GoslingMr Fish paid $6.5 million for the home in 2003 and had undertaken a major refurbishment but when the Peats bought the property it was incomplete and hadn’t been maintainedThey then spent big bucks transforming it from a Mediterranean-style mansion into a contemporary resort-style haven.“The owner virtually ran out of money,” Mr Peat said.“The floor was concrete, the kitchen was tiny and there were whole areas of blank space.”“We rewired a lot of things, changed the lighting and installed CBUS throughout.” The view once you step inside the front door.The basement has a wine cellar, gym, steam room and a powder room, plus a 10-car garage.The Peats have lived on the Sovereign Islands since 2007 and said Grand Vista’s privacy, luxury features and sprawling design initially sparked their interest.“A lot of big houses don’t have the separation that this property does,” Mr Peat said.“You can have a big house but you are all on top of each other whereas here there’s plenty of different areas.” The entertainment wing. No detail has been spared in the design of this luxury mansion.last_img read more

NBA Draft: Who is Josh Hart, the Lakers’ 30th pick?

first_imgPosition: Shooting guard/small forwardHeight: 6-foot-5Stats: Led the Big East with 18.7 points per game.Honors: Consensus First-Team All-American. Big East Player of the Year. Big East Co-Defensive Player of the Year. Was part of the Wildcats’ 2016 national championship team.What they say: An Eagle Scout off the court, Hart is respected for his competitiveness and basketball IQ. Good size and strength. With the 30th pick of the 2017 NBA Draft, acquired via a trade with Utah, the Lakers selected Josh Hart.Here’s a quick look at whom the Lakers are getting: AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREUCLA alum Kenny Clark signs four-year contract extension with PackersSchool: VillanovaYear: SeniorAge: 22center_img Newsroom GuidelinesNews TipsContact UsReport an Errorlast_img read more

Minecraft Monday Week 5: Teams, live stream and results

first_imgShotGunPlays & Technoblade won Week 1, Technoblade & iBallisticSquid won Week 2, traves & cscoop won Week 3 and Vikkstar123 & Preston won Week 4. If you’re expecting Vikkstar123 to defend his title this week, then you’re going to be disappointed. He’s on a vacation and won’t be participating.This leaves the door open for Technoblade to return to glory as he nearly carried James Charles to a win last week, finishing in fourth place. This week, Technoblad is paired with CallMeCarsonYT. You can view full rosters for Week 5 below, along with everything else you need to know about Minecraft Monday.When does Minecraft Monday start?Date: July 22ndTime: 4 p.m. EST, 1 p.m. PTHow to stream Minecraft Monday Week 5UMG will be streaming the event live above.You can also watch live from individual streamers on their respective platforms (some stream on Twitch, others stream on YouTube, a rare few choose other outlets). Minecraft Monday Week 5 teams, rostersTeamsPlayer 1Player 2Team 1James CharlesBajan_CanadianTeam 2GrandayyDolanDarkTeam 3RageElixirRavenTeam 4SkeppyBadBoyHaloTeam 5iBallisticSquidSB737Team 6iHasCupquakeJoey GraceffaTeam 7JackSucksAtLifeDoniBobesTeam 8JeromeASF‪Ph1LzA‬Team 9GoodGuyFitzSwaggerSoulsTeam 10DanTDMThinknoodlesTeam 11CaptainSparklezAntVenomTeam 12jschlattConnorEatsPantsTeam 13TechnothepigCallMeCarsonYTTeam 14TravesCscoopTeam 15LaurenzSideYammyTeam 16LogdotzipPrestonTeam 17AphmauRedVacktorTeam 18xqcm0xyMinecraft Monday rules, scoring systemEliminations: +10 ScoreVictory: +30 ScoreTop 2 Teams: +20 ScoreTop 3 Teams: +10 ScoreSurviving: +2 Score (Whenever a team is eliminated all other remaining teams earn +2 Score)An added note, scoring for placements, surviving and victories are split between teammates if both are alive. But if one member of the team gets eliminated, the score is awarded to the surviving teammate.There’s no cheating allowed. Cheating includes no cross-teaming, no “feeding” to help another team no mods or resource packs that grant unfair advantages. Trash talk is allowed, but toxic trash talk could result in a ban.  Minecraft Monday is returning on July 22nd for Week 5 as Keemstar and UMG keep up the $20,000 tournament. The event has changed courses over the past two weeks with additional minigames as opposed to nine Hunger Games events. The winners each week earn $10,000 and an additional $10,000 goes to a random viewer. UMG lists the games played as followed:1. Hunger Games (Spark City)2. TNT Run3. Dropper4. Spleef5. Battle Arena6. Find The Button7. Run From The Lava8. Bingo Hunt9. Hunger Games (MAP)Minecraft Monday Week 5 resultsThe leaderboard above will update throughout the tournament, and you can check at the end of the event who won.last_img read more