The builder behind Brisbane’s refurbished hallowed grounds at The Gabba has been appointed to show a revered piece of the Brisbane riverfront into properties for Brisbane’s wealthy and well-known.
The Oxlade at New Farm marks the debut for the following era of Seymour builders who’re coming into their very own underneath the watchful eye of their grandfather Kevin Seymour who has been instrumental within the shaping of Brisbane metropolis over 5 a long time.
“That is the following chapter for Seymour Group, with my grandchildren Ben, Kate and Trent enjoying a big function within the growth means of The Oxlade,” Mr Seymour mentioned.
“They’re enthusiastic about breaking the bottom on their first growth.”
5 builders took half within the aggressive tender course of for the bureau^Proberts-designed challenge, together with Brisbane’s personal Hutchinson Builders, but it surely was BESIX Watpac – created in 2018 via the acquisition of the homegrown Watpac constructing firm by the worldwide BESIX Group – that gained the tender.
“The market has by no means been so aggressive as what it’s at the moment,” Kevin Seymour mentioned. “There’s not a lot constructing work round and everyone seems to be eager to safe two years value of labor.”
Already, 21 of the 30 residences at The Oxlade have offered, completely $74m with a number of consumers amalgamating two flats to create dream properties value round $7m.
“Gross sales have gone superb, that’s why we’ve pressed the button and proceeded. Will probably be residence to a few of Brisbane’s most well-known households.”
When full in 2022, the event will encompass two six-storey buildings with the subtropical really feel of a six-star lodge and concierge companies to match.
There shall be an abundance of lockable carparking areas with three for every residence, and eight for the penthouse. A personal cellar room will double as a eating room for as much as 14 folks and the infinity edge pool may have sweeping metropolis views.
“The people who find themselves transferring in are real full-time residents the place this shall be their precept place of residence,” Mr Seymour mentioned.
“They only don’t desire a unit, they need a real residence the place they will plan the unit and it’s fit-out and make it like a real residence however having all the benefits of the improved safety and the closeness to issues like eating places, purchasing and the highest amenities that individuals are count on of town.”
“These items shall be by far essentially the most superior in Brisbane,” Mr Seymour mentioned. “The children and myself between us have give you loads of new concepts.”
The event, at 80 Oxlade Drive, New Farm, is being marketed via Place Bulimba gross sales agent Sarah Hackett.