6 Oct

Character-filled home listed for $2.2 million

first_img26 Cleveland Terrace, Townsville CityWarringa has been listed for $2.2 million and is expected to draw plenty of potential buyers.Set on a 1879sq m lot, this home is on top of a hill with views out to Magnetic Island and the Palm Island Group while capturing the cool clean breezes.Owner John McHugh said he fell in love with the house when he first saw it and it had been an ideal family home.“I’m a Townsville boy and I had returned to Townsville after being away for a while and we found it while we were looking for a new home,” he said.“It was just this beautiful old Queenslander and there was also a family connection because the previous owner and my father fought in the war together.“It is just in such a beautiful position and to bring up kids there was great because you had such a big yard with those big verandas.” 26 Cleveland Terrace, Townsville City 26 Cleveland Terrace, Townsville CityA STATELY home at 26 Cleveland Terrace has a level of gracious character which dates back to the late Federation era.The Townsville City property, named Warringa, was built in 1912.With its generous wrap around verandas, it conjures up a feeling of nostalgia for a time when Townsville was just a big country town. 26 Cleveland Terrace, Townsville CityThe home is accessible from three different streets and has a triple garage.The landscaped gardens are full of drought hardy plants while there is also an orchard out the back with passionfruit, mandarins, grapefruits and oranges.M Property agents Tracey Stack and Emma Nancarrow said the house was one of a kind.“It’s a house where you wake up every morning feeling lucky to live there,” they said.“It would be a great home for a family especially a family with kids who are transitioning into their adult years.“When you’re sitting there out on the veranda it’s just magical and it’s easy to get lost in the view.”center_img 26 Cleveland Terrace, Townsville CityMore from news01:21Buyer demand explodes in Townsville’s 2019 flood-affected suburbs12 Sep 202001:21‘Giant surge’ in new home sales lifts Townsville property market10 Sep 2020Mr McHugh worked extensively on the home to ensure it would remain in good condition for years to come before putting in a swimming pool.Unlike a traditional Queenslander, the home is made of brick and rendered with timber and cast iron verandas. 26 Cleveland Terrace, Townsville CityThe home offered an ideal lifestyle for Mr McHugh and his three young sons who could walk to school and then spend weekends in the pool or riding their bikes along the home’s verandas.Mr McHugh said they were now relocating due to family reasons and reluctantly selling the home.“I do have regrets selling because it’s not the type of home that will come back on the market again for a long time but we didn’t want to rent it out,” he said.“I just loved being able to sit on the veranda and take in all the views.“The sheer size of this house is amazing and it has everything a family could want with no compromises.”last_img read more

26 Aug

Patriots parade 2019: Time, route and how to watch Super Bowl celebration

first_img Super Bowl 53: Social media reacts to Patriots’ historically low-scoring win over Rams Here are the details of the Patriots’ Super Bowl parade:When is the Patriots’ Super Bowl parade?New England is planning to celebrate Tuesday at 11 a.m. ET, according to Boston Mayor Marty Walsh. Related News LET’S GO!!!!Congratulations on another Super Bowl championship @Patriots !!Fire up the duck boats @CityOfBoston ! We will see you at the #SBLIII parade Tuesday at 11:00am!Check here for updates: https://t.co/CFTRtQrh4l— Mayor Marty Walsh (@marty_walsh) February 4, 2019What is the route of the Patriots’ Super Bowl parade? According to the mayor’s office, the parade will begin on Boylston Street at Hereford Street, in front of the Hynes Convention Center. The duck boats will travel northeast on Boylston past Copley Square, the Public Garden and Boston Common before turning left on Tremont Street and continuing onto Cambridge Street in front of City Hall.  The Patriots are gearing up for another Super Bowl parade.New England took home a 13-3 victory over the Rams on Sunday in Super Bowl 53. It has won three of the last five titles and has now won six championships, which puts it in a tie with Pittsburgh for the most in NFL history.center_img Super Bowl 53: Three reasons why the Patriots won Here’s a look at the @Patriots parade route for tomorrow. The parade will kick off Tuesday, February 5, at 11 a.m. from the Hynes Convention Center: https://t.co/FOxbf4r6Bq pic.twitter.com/sPIepEcCjM— City of Boston (@CityOfBoston) February 4, 2019What is the weather for the Patriots’ Super Bowl parade?The current weather forecast calls for it to be 58 degrees and partly cloudy in Boston on Tuesday.How to watch or stream the Patriots’ Super Bowl parade?NFL Network will air the Patriots’ parade nationally and also stream it online. The parade also will be streamed at Patriots.com, NESN.com, fuboTV and other outlets.last_img read more