Relax in outdoor spa or entertain in style

first_imgThe floorplan of 1 Lionheart Cres, Newport. The home at 1 Lionheart Cres, Newport.THIS executive home in the popular Newport Estate has a grand entrance, built-in bar, outdoor spa and plenty of space. Lorraine and Herbie Tucker built the home at 1 Lionheart Cres in 2009, the fourth they have built in the 31 years they have lived in Newport. “We entertain a lot so we built the home to be all about entertaining,” Mrs Tucker said. “The big kitchen is the central area and there is a massive dining area. There are also lots of different areas for everyone to have their own space — it’s a good home for families with teenagers or grown-up children.” The grand staircase at 1 Lionheart Cres, Newport.There is also a media room on this level along with a formal lounge room, family room, laundry and powder room. Upstairs, the master suite includes walk-in wardrobe, balcony and ensuite with dual basins, bath, shower and separate toilet. The remaining bedrooms have built-in robes and there is an ensuite to the second bedroom. The dining room at 1 Lionheart Cres, Newport.The family bathroom has a separate bath and shower and there is also an office area on this level. The Tuckers are selling to downsize but they plan to stay in the Newport area. “It’s so relaxing in Newport and on the Peninsula in general,” Mrs Tucker said.“We both work in the city but when you drive across the bridge (on to the Peninsula), it’s like a piece of heaven.” The property is being marketed by Kevin Bostock of Waterfront Properties for $995,000. The kitchen at 1 Lionheart Cres, Newport.The home is spread across two levels with the front door opening to a grand entrance with statement staircase and void.On the ground floor there is an open-plan living, dining and kitchen area with sliding doors that open to the patio. The kitchen has stone benchtops, butler’s pantry and stainless steel appliances and there is a built-in bar off the living area. More from newsLand grab sees 12 Sandstone Lakes homesites sell in a week21 Jun 2020Tropical haven walking distance from the surf9 Oct 2019last_img