Australia’s Lotto winner could buy an island, a Brisbane estate

first_imgThis one also has no price tag, but located on Elizabeth Bay you can expect it costs a motzah – unless you are Australia’s newest millionaire.The inner city waterfront estate sits on a 3326 sqm block with “parklike grounds meandering down to a private sea pool, boathouse, jetty and three deep water moorings”.The Victorian Italianate sandstone manor has seven bedrooms and four full bathrooms, including a private master wing, plus two studies or dressing rooms. There is also an additional self-contained two-bedroom flat and former stables transformed into offices with cellar/storage. The house has uninterrupted northerly harbour views to the Manly skyline. More from newsParks and wildlife the new lust-haves post coronavirus14 hours agoNoosa’s best beachfront penthouse is about to hit the market14 hours agoThe listing states it is historically significant — designed in 1868 by architect Thomas Rowe – with the house, grounds and trees subject to federal and state heritage listings. But if our newest multi-millionaire feels so inclined, they could put an offer in on Australia’s most expensive house.Bought by tech billionaire Mike Cannon-Brookes in September last year for about $100 million, Fairwater in Point Piper it is not currently on the market.But money talks. On the market for $104,566,125 this sprawling property in Nevada is on the market for the first time.Crystal Pointe is an epic lakefront masterpiece on 5.14 secluded acres with two lakefront parcels. The Brighton house is on the market for offers over $519,000Alternatively, the winner could splash out on one of Brisbane’s most expensive houses currently on the market. Neighbouring the home of fitness clothing queen Lorna Jane is 33B Harbour Rd at Hamilton – an eight bedroom modern mansion that last sold for a record-breaking $12 million back in 2015.It is listed for sale by negotiation. You could buy an entire hotel in MalaysiaThis one is freehold and has 250 rooms, a pool, cafe, restaurant, meeting room, function hall, ballroom and a mini cinema. It is located in the heart of Kuala Lumpur.*** A CARIBBEAN ISLAND 33b Harbour Rd, HamiltonAlternatively, they could put in an offer on this spectacular residence – a luxurious clifftop mansion at Leopard St, Kangaroo Point that sold for $18 million in 2017, smashing the previous record of $14 million set when Australia’s richest person Gina Rinehart bought a home at Aaron Ave, Hawthorne in 2014. 1 Leopard St Kangaroo Point sold for $18M With a median house price of $532,000, the Lotto winner could buy 201 houses in the River City. Or basically, an entire masterplanned housing estate.But here is just one to get started. The winner could buy 200 of these and still have change left over.This Brighton house is on the market for $519,000 and is just 350m from the waterfront. Images of Duke Group Archipelago The archipelago group consists of three islands – Marble Island (2500 acres), Hunter Island (300 acres) and Tynemouth Island (500 acres), with Marble being the principal island.The listing states that the closest mainland access point is the township of Plum Tree via Stanage Bay, which his located 12 nautical miles south of the island. Yeppoon and Mackay are approximately 100 nautical miles to the south and north respectively.Marble Island has an approval to build accommodation for an extra 12 visitors or family, fantastic white beaches, a 600m airstrip and a barge.The owner’s beach house has locally-sourced polished marble flooring, three bedrooms and two bathrooms, a large open planned kitchen and living area. It is located on a white sandy beach with breath taking views and just a short stroll to the manager’s home.The manager’s house is also a modern three bedroom residence with large verandas on the northern and southern sides of the home with substantial beach and island views as well as a full sized tennis court nearby.There is also a guesthouse with two bedrooms and two bathrooms, sheds and cold rooms. *** A SYDNEY WATERFRONT MANSION Located in the Philippines, the Verde Island Resort is on the market without a price tag, but it is well down the list so Australia’s newest richlister must be in with a shot.The listing states that “Verde Island Resort is an exclusive high-end residential resort anchored on a world-class, top dive and beach destination that offers a unique vacation experience of exceptional quality”. I am already there!It sits on 274 acres including 27 acres of beach front, and features 44 well-appointed guest rooms, 16 beach cottages, a main lobby/pavilion/bar, a main restaurant/bar with full kitchen, a function room, infinity pools, view deck with activity area and a helipad as well as several utility and out buildings.Surrounded by coral sand beaches and turquoise waters, with a coral reef just 50 to 300 meters from shore, it is just 25 minutes by ferry to Batangas City.***The winner, a mother in her 40s from inner city Sydney, told officials she intended to continue working and instead buy a caravan. RELATED: Surprise Powerball winner home choice Seven Aussie island are currently listed with Private Islands Inc, and the Lotto winner could buy them all and still have some change leftover.One of those on the market is the entire Duke Group Archipelago, which is located off the coast of Yeppoon and Mackay and listed for USD$11,379,153.39, or about AUD$15,819,714.03. center_img This one is on the market for $78,097,656 meaning Australia’s newest mega millionaire would have plenty of change left over to buy a super yacht. This one would definitely be on our Saturday open house list. Spectabilis Island in the Bahamas is on the market for USD$62 million – that’s about $86.2 million in Aussie dollars.The island has not been developed but with a cool $20 million in change, the Lotto winner could easily build a plush pad. The Aaron Ave Hawthorne mansion bought by Gina Rinehart, mining heiress and chair of Hancock Prospecting.*** EVERY AUSTRALIAN ISLAND ON THE MARKET For sale for $101,720,752, the Lotto winner could buy an entire luxury hotel in Malaysia and still have some change leftover for room service. The Point Piper mansion “Elaine” on New South Head Road, Point Piper, Sydney. 27th September, 2018. Picture by Damian Shaw *** LAKE TAHOE’S CROWN JEWEL, USA With $100 million to spend, it will be one seriously flash caravan. Wouldn’t it be nice? There would even be money leftover for a luxe cruiserLocated on South Ocean Boulevard, the property sits on over two acres and has 83.5 sqm of ocean frontage. It has eight bedrooms, 11 bathrooms and eight half baths across the main house and guesthouse. *** FOUR-STAR HOTEL IN MALAYSIA Crystal Pointe is an epic lakefront masterpiece on 5.14 secluded acresIt has 525 feet of lake frontage, four buoys and seasonal boat barge. The main residence has an attached guesthouse, and a caretaker’s apartment with oversized 4-car garage. The beach house, completed in 2016, has eight bedrooms, 10 full and two half bathrooms in 4947 sqm of living space with 13 fireplaces, a 10-seat theatre and a 1687-bottle wine cellar. There is also a private gated drive, an entry pavilion, two glass funiculars, gardens, ponds and waterfalls and level lawns.*** PALM BEACH MEGA MANSION Most of us struggle to buy one house. The Powerball winner could buy 201 average houses in Brisbane with her winnings. (AAP Image/Darren England) IMAGINE winning $107 million. It is hard to wrap your head around that number.But a Sydney health worker will be doing just that this morning after taking out the entire division one prize pool of Powerball last night.Here are a few ways she could splash the cash in the property market- and still have some serious coin leftover.*** OVER 200 AVERAGE HOMES IN BRISBANE Yes please!It is 460 acres and is located in the Exuma Cays. Features include pristine powder white sandy beaches, rolling hills with breathtaking views and elevations, with unrestricted aviation access, a proposed Helipad, seaplane ramp and ample room for a private air strip. The Exuma Cays are home to about a dozen of the most discerning celebrities and billionaires.*** A LUXURY ISLAND RESORTlast_img