Apartment For Sale 209/229 Queen St (cnr 201 Edward St) Brisbane City this property has sold


209/229 Queen St (cnr 201 Edward St) Brisbane City, Qld

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209/229 Queen St (cnr 201 Edward St) Brisbane City, QldThis fully-furnished 2 bedroom + study apartment is on the 2nd floor of ‘MacArthur Chambers’, a prestige building constructed between 1931-34.

A prime corner position, ducted air-conditioning throughout & the modern furnishings of this apartment make it suitable for investors or owner-occupiers alike. The rental income for 2011-12 was $56,572 gross ($36,671 net).

The spacious open-plan living, dining & kitchen has tasteful furnishings that beautifully complement the grand surroundings.

A black granite kitchen gleams with two-pack cabinetry & the full range of quality stainless steel Smeg appliances.

The master bedroom has a walk-in wardrobe & a glamorous ensuite with floor-to-ceiling grey marble walls & floors. The luxury of marble continues in the main bathroom. The 2nd bedroom has built-in wardrobes.

For MacArthur Chambers residents’ exclusive enjoyment, there’s a gym, outdoor swimming pool, spa, sauna, BBQ, & covered entertaining area.

As well as video intercom to screen the building entry, there is secure car parking with direct access to elevators & the security of a residents’ lobby.

‘MacArthur Chambers’ became an important part of Australian history when in July 1942 American General Douglas MacArthur – Commander-In-Chief of the Allied Forces for the Pacific Region – moved to Brisbane & commandeered the premises as a base from which to conduct the crucial Pacific Campaigns of World War II.

The stunning 10-floor sandstone & granite building is an outstanding example of classic pre-war architecture, strongly influenced by the Art Deco movement & built as a ‘no-expense-spared’ symbol of banking & investment power & influence. Its design embodies a grace & elegance that would be impossible to recreate today.

Rental Income (2011-12): $56,572 gross ($36,671 net)
Body Corporate: $7,765 per year
Rates: $320 per quarter

Apartment For Sale 209/229 Queen St (cnr 201 Edward St) Brisbane City

Daniel Argent

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