Waterfront mansion offers Hollywood-style luxury on the Gold Coast

first_img MORE NEWS: Where do The Avengers call home? They put their own stamp on the house while renovating it, including adding feature wallpaper. It exudes luxury from every corner.“We opened up the indoor outdoor spaces and made the entertaining spaces bigger,” Ms Frost said.The open plan downstairs living area, including the kitchen and outdoor entertainment spaces, was Ms Frost’s favourite part of the home.“We entertain all the time,” she said.“There’s the billiard room, the bar, the barbecue area.“Even if it’s raining, we can host a huge big party here.”Deciding to sell the property was hard but Ms Frost said it was the right move.“We’re ready to downsize, all our older children are adults now,” she said.“I love the house, we love living here but really the house is way too big for us.“If I had a choice, I’d shrink the house and stay.”The property will go under the hammer on May 5. The owners spent about two years renovating the property. The owners are only selling the house because they need to downsize.To top it off, a courtyard pool overlooking the water offers the perfect spot to kick back and relax on the weekends.The waterfront house is so impressive, you’d never guess it has been partially rebuilt.Owners Shaun and Helena Frost spent about two years renovating the five-bedroom house.The couple fell in love with the property from the moment they set eyes on it, but that wasn’t what made them buy it seven years ago.“It’s a magnificent home but it was the chance to renovate it and breathe new life into it,” Ms Frost said.“It almost needed rebuilding.“Because the house is so big, we were able to section it off and … live in it.”More from news02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa11 hours ago02:37Gold Coast property: Sovereign Islands mega mansion hits market with $16m price tag2 days agoThey stripped it then built it back up, making sure they put their own stamp on it. MORE NEWS: Sale marks milestone for Coast streetcenter_img There are plenty of spaces to entertain guests. The waterfront mansion at 26-28 Donegal Cres, Sorrento looks like it belongs in Hollywood.IT looks like the type of mansion that would be home to Hollywood’s rich and famous.From the street, the towering white facade and full-size tennis court flanked by tropical palms are a good indication the Sorrento residence is one of pure luxury.But it is not until stepping inside that the full extent of that luxury can be appreciated.Its white palette accentuates specific details, including feature wallpaper, elaborate lighting and modern fixtures and fittings.Multiple living spaces, including the seamless flow between indoor and outdoor areas, show the house has been designed with entertaining in mind. Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayNext playlist itemMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 1:44Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -1:44 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedQuality Levels720p720pHD540p540p288p288p180p180pAutoA, 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 Rate1xFullscreenHow to bid at auction for your dream home? 01:45last_img read more