Modern Gold Coast castle snapped up in $2.2 million deal

first_imgThe Sanctuary Cove residence at 5403 Pebble Lane sold for $2.2 million.A modern-day Gold Coast castle has new rulers after being snapped up in a multimillion-dollar deal.The buyers were from the Hinterland and looking for a sea change so splashed $2.2 million on the Sanctuary Cove mansion at 5403 Pebble Lane.Marketing agent Charlon Delos Angeles, of Amir Prestige Property Agents, said his colleague Colleen Brunt sold their Tamborine Mountain residence before they sealed the deal on the waterfront property. MORE NEWS: Best Hamptons-style homes on the market It resembles a modern-day castle both inside and out. The vendors renovated the property to give it a new lease on life.“They wanted to be in an integrated community but didn’t want your average home,” he said.“When they walked in, they knew they wanted it.”Mr Delos Angeles said it was a quick settlement following its late January sale.“It’s definitely move-in ready so they’re really looking forward to living in it,” he said.The five-bedroom house resembles a modern-day castle with its turret-style balconies and a stone path leading to a grand arched entrance.Sellers Matthew and Elena Harbottle spent two years renovating the property, which was tired and dated when they bought it in 2016 for $1.625 million.More from news02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa8 hours ago02:37Gold Coast property: Sovereign Islands mega mansion hits market with $16m price tag1 day ago It exudes sophistication from every angle. Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayNext playlist itemMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:51Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:51 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedQuality Levels720p720pHD576p576p432p432p270p270pAutoA, 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 Rate1xFullscreenStarting your hunt for a dream home00:51 “It was actually the first home that we saw when we were planning the move up to the Gold Coast from rural Victoria,” Mr Harbottle said when it hit the market in 2018.They fell in love with its design but quickly started renovating its interior to give it a new lease on life. “(My wife) hit the nail on the head with an old-school Hamptons look,” Mr Harbottle said. Property records show the 863sq m property hit the market in May 2018 with a $3 million asking price.Several agencies tried to sell it in that time.center_img MORE NEWS: Mega-mansion’s price slashed by millionslast_img read more