The Tamborine Mountain house at 2 Slingsby Rd is up for grabs.Ever felt the urge to leave the hustle and bustle of city life behind and live in a secluded cottage?Now is your chance with a charming Tamborine Mountain house hitting the market.Surrounded by lush greenery on a 1.67ha block, the three-bedroom house offers a quiet retreat for those looking for a more peaceful lifestyle.Kollosche agent Josh Mana, who is marketing the residence at $1.25 million, said it was a lifestyle property. MORE NEWS: House sells a day after hitting the market Its undercover deck is a standout feature.Mr Mana said the vendors were using the property as a weekender, primarily for the equine facilities.“Their children are into horses so it was just perfect from that point of view,” he said.They have decided to sell as they weren’t visiting as often as they would have liked.Property records show the house has been on the market since July, with Mr Mana taking over the marketing this month.“I’ve had quite a few phone calls, people have come from all over to look at it on the weekend,” he said.It last sold in April 2016 for $885,000, according to property records. It also has a range of equine facilities. It has a quaint cottage vibe with many original features. The vendors have freshened it up over the years.“Once you’re on the property, you’re completely in your own private oasis,” he said.“And the feeling of the home – it’s got the charm of a little cottage.“If somebody wants to put another cottage at the back (of the property) … it’s really flexible because it has double access as well.”He said the vendors had given the house a fresh lick of paint to breathe new life into it but maintained its original character in stained glass windows, ornate ceilings, timber floors and panelled walls.The main living areas are on the top floor, including the lounge room, dining area and kitchen as well as the three bedrooms, which share a bathroom,A covered patio and sunroom on either side of the house are standout features.Downstairs is dedicated to a living area with a bathroom and laundry.The property also has two horse paddocks, stables and a dressage arena as well as an inground trampoline. Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayNext playlist itemMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 1:35Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -1:35 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedQuality Levels720p720pHD432p432p288p288p180p180pAutoA, 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 Rate1xFullscreenFive things to consider when buying into a regional area01:35More 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 MORE NEWS: Fun feature will make the best pool parties
Ghana’s team at the recent Dream the Blues Campaign has touched down in Accra with a call on young talents to aim high and grab the chance of making it to the very top of the football ladder.The team which was in London for a period of one week is made up of Mr Richard Nunekpeku who is the Marketing manager of Samsung Ghana, Sports Journalist Gideon Okyere Anim of Asempa FM and multimedia fame, Ghana’s representative Ismael Mensah and his guardian Mr Mensah.The team took turns to share their experiences on the tour and the benefits thereof.Gideon Anim was humbled at the level with which the club run its media and its interactions with the various press houses in England and around the World since brand Chelsea is known all over the globe.He was of the opinion that Ghanaian clubs could do more in the area of branding with specific emphasis on their image.Rep Ismael Mensah was delighted with the once in life time opportunity given him by virtue of the potential he has been blessed with. He was grateful to Samsung for the opportunity to showcase his potential to a club of Chelsea’s magnitude and also the privilege of hanging out with their iconic stars some of who are his heroes.As a student, he is excited about the opportunity of combining his education and sports as he believes that the two are the best ways of maximizing his full potential.Marketing manager of Samsung Ghana, Richard Nunekpeku expressed his pride at his company’s association with such a programme. Though the program cost is in excess of over a million dollars, he believes it was money well spent and the opportunity to give back to the society that has taken its brand to various parts of the world.“Samsung is a very young Brand in Ghana but its iconic products and ability to relate to the people who have made the brand what it is today is very important for us. The cost of the programme may be on the high side but we believe it is money well spent and we are looking at replicating the event next year.“We are happy for Ismael, his friends and family and we wish him the very best in the near future as he seeks to make it big both in his chosen field and in his academics.” The Samsung Dream the Blues Fiesta is collaboration with Chelsea Football Club of England which gives the opportunity to the next generation of Stars between the ages of 9-13 to pursue their dreams and nurture athletic talent.