GO INSIDE: City home is luxurious and sustainable
AN impressive award-winning Toowoomba home has hit the market, giving a lucky buyer the chance to experience luxury and sustainability in one.
The 8 Ives Ct, Mt Lofty home has impressive views over the escarpment, two levels, four bedrooms, two bathrooms and room for four cars but it's the high standard of sustainability that got it noticed.
Toowoomba builders Janke Constructions was awarded the Excellence in Sustainable Living Award by Downs and Western Region Master Builders last year.
The home has a 5kW solar electricity system, a 52,000 litre underground rainwater tank, Vergola roofing system to control the sunlight into the lower levels year round, construction methods for significant thermal advantage and energy efficient glazing on the windows.
Other impressive features of the home include three living rooms, master suite, fire place, outdoor kitchen, automated heated salt water pool and a large 1300m2 landscaped yard.
The home is currently on the market, with agents Ray White Toowoomba Range seeking expressions of interest.