Inside Sorrento stunner with endless list of luxury features

Posted On Sep 28 2020 by

first_imgVideo Player is loading.Play VideoPlayNext playlist itemMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 2:37Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -2:37 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedQuality Levels540p540p360p360p270p270pAutoA, selectedAudio Tracken (Main), selectedFullscreenThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.This is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.Close Modal DialogThis is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:00Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:00 Playback Rate1xFullscreenSpring selling predictions for 202002:37There’s a commercial pizza oven, firepit, gym and pontoon, but the wine cellar is what really stands out in this Gold Coast house.Home to the Atkins family for 18 years, the luxury compound at Sorrento is deceptively discreet from the street. “It was very deceptive from the front but the water reach instantly appealed,” vendor Michael Atkins said.“You’ve got privacy because you’re not looking across into neighbours. “Instead you have unimpeded views of trees, the water and a north orientation.”Anchored in a tranquil bay, just 50m from the main river, the new owners can enjoy the best of both worlds. “We can soak up rivers views without wake damage or boat noise.”The entertainer features an alfresco terrace with a commercial pizza oven, pool, waterside firepit plus a pontoon, sandy beach, boat ramp and boat shed. First time buyers line up for a crack at renovated charmer More from news02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa7 hours ago02:37Gold Coast property: Sovereign Islands mega mansion hits market with $16m price tag1 day agoStyle at every turn.On offer is an elegant lounge with gas fireplace, inset into an Aspen natural stone wall, a living room which is reminiscent in an English reception room, a pool room with an oversized servery window plus a decadent timber panelled dining room adorned wall chandeliers. There’s also a cocktail bar and cabinet plus Beverly Hills Hotel handpainted wallpaper – another stand out of the residence. The house is on the market through Kollosche agents Eoghan Murphy and Michael Kollosche who say they have had plenty of interest. The kitchen.“Of all my listings at the moment this one has generated the most inquiry,” Mr Murphy said. “We’ve just been inundated. The majority of interest is coming from Melbourne.”He described the house as “a home with plenty of character”.The property is on the market at $2.75 million through Eoghan Murphy and Michael Kollosche of Kollosche. The epic wine cellar.And don’t forget the 1500 bottle temperature-controlled wine cellar with double glazing, insulation, a pressed metal ceiling and LED lighting.“It’s been fantastic for entertaining,” Mr Atkins said. “We’ve hosted big parties here of over 100 people. This house copes beautifully for that. Especially the wine cellar. That will be hard to leave.”The property, which has been renovated twice during their tenure, is also a story of contrasts where every room seems to have a tale to tell.“We wanted each room to have personality,” he said. “We ask ourselves, ‘where would we like to go today’.” 39 Campbell St, Sorrento. MORE NEWS: Gold Coast real estate market in for a blooming springlast_img read more


Sports Ministry foots part of Ikhana’s medical bills

Posted On Sep 22 2020 by

first_imgRelatedPosts Minister gives condition for resumption of contact sports Minister pledges support for development of AI, robotics in Nigeria NSF 2020: Sports minister raises fresh hope The Ministry of Youth and Sports Development under the leadership of the Minister, Sunday Dare, has supported coach Kadiri Ikhana with a sum of money.It could be recalled that coach Ikhana came to Abuja some months ago for medical treatment, which included surgery and had cried out for help. Speaking  on the gesture, Dare said: “Coach Kadiri Ikhana is an ex-international of note, he served the country, he was part of the historic team in 1980 and a one time Super Falcons coach.“He brought smiles to the faces of football loving Nigerians when he became the first Nigerian coach to win the CAF Champions League trophy.“I heard his plea for assistance and I sent one of my aides to him while he was in the hospital to ascertain the level of assistance required by the coach. What better way to show support than to foot part of his medical bills? That’s what we have done.“Like I have always maintained, the welfare of athletes, ex-internationals and that of those who still represent us remain our priority and we will continue to be on the lookout to assist in anyway we can. We wish Coach Kadiri Ikhana a quick recovery.”The renowned soccer coach was part of the Nigerian team to the 1980 Nations Cup, the first set of players (Green Eagles) to win Nations Cup for the country in the year 1980. He also won the CAF Championships league with Enyimba Football Club of Aba in 2003.Tags: Kadiri Ikhanamedical billsSunday Darelast_img read more


The Latest: Swiss Indoors tennis tournament canceled

Posted On Sep 18 2020 by

first_img Share This StoryFacebookTwitteremailPrintLinkedinRedditThe Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:___The Swiss Indoors tennis tournament has been canceled because of the coronavirus pandemic. The Latest: Swiss Indoors tennis tournament canceled Associated Press Organizers say it would be “irresponsible and logistically difficult to go ahead” amid uncertainty about public health and the economy.Tournament head Roger Brennwald says “social distancing or matches played behind closed doors were out of the question for us from the start.”Roger Federer is a 10-time champion at the tournament in his hometown of Basel but he was set to miss the 50th edition of the event. He is skipping the rest of the 2020 season to let his right knee recover from two surgeries.___More AP sports: https://apnews.com/apf-sports and https://twitter.com/AP_Sports July 14, 2020last_img read more