When living in Stones Corner, residents are treated to a wealth of transport options, making getting around ever so easy by public transport or your own vehicle. Buses and trains are within easy walking distance, whilst the Eastern Busway makes travelling even faster and runs from the University of Queensland to Coorparoo, connecting with the South East Busway at Buranda. If you choose to drive then the Pacific Motorway is nearby as is the Ipswich Road that heads towards the city, making commutes quick and easy.
If you enjoy walking or cycling, then the Southeast Freeway Bikeway runs parallel to the Southeast Freeway from South Brisbane to Eight Miles Planes and is a popular commuter route, as well as a great route for a weekend bike ride.
A number of schools, colleges and universities are all within easy grasp when living at Stoneham suiting students and teaching professionals alike. Some of these education establishments include Villanova College, Greenslopes State School and The University of Queensland just across the Brisbane River in St Lucia which is easily accessible via the Eastern Busway.
To cater for your day to day needs, then Stoneham is less than 300m from Stones Corner Village. Here you can find a number of cafes, banks, ATMs and supermarkets. The Greenslopes Mall is also close by and is home to approximately 30 stores. However, for more substantial shopping, the city is within easy reach and home to a number of shopping malls.
When it comes to healthcare then the Princess Alexandra Hospital is just a few minutes away by car in neighbouring Woolloongabba. The Greenslopes Private Hospital can also be reached with ease, whilst the various Mater Hospitals are only a few kilometres away in Kangaroo Point. This makes Stones Corner an attractive suburb to live for healthcare workers and professionals.
Residents of Stoneham Apartments will find a number of green parklands right on their doorstep including Hanlon Park and A.J Jones Recreational Reserve which has the Norman Creek running through it and is followed by the Southeast Freeway Bikeway. Hanlon Park is home to a number of facilities including a half court, picnic area, playground, soccer field and shared pathway. There is also a barbeque and picnic area as well as car parking. A.J Jones Recreation Reserve is also the place to go for anyone looking to play cricket with cricket fields available.
There’s lots to love about the Stoneham Apartments development and you may find it hard to tear yourself away. With just 99 one and two oversized bedroom apartments to choose form across 12 levels, each apartment delivers comfort, culture, style and convenience.
You can expect high quality finishes throughout, whilst you can make the most of bright and airy open living spaces. A well-considered balcony allows residents a private area to fully absorb the outdoors and ambience of the lively surrounding landscape, whist take in the impressive views of the CBD to the north and of Stones Corner’s surrounds, no matter whether you are on level two or twelve.
Stoneham’s interiors are complete with reconstituted stone bench tops and quality ceramic tile splashbacks. Cabinet doors benefit from the luxury of soft closing hinges and you are met by durable vinyl wood plank flooring. Make use of quality stainless steel finish kitchen appliances including electric oven and dishwasher as well as a 4 burner gas cooktop.
Keeping cool during the warmer months is easy with ducted air-conditioning and ceiling fans to living rooms and all bedrooms. Residents can also feel safe through secure basement parking with remote control access to ground level garage for added security. There is also the benefit of floor to floor lift security alongside audio intercom.
If history is important to you, then the historic ‘Stoneham House’ has also been integrated into the development, which provides generous facilities for all residents. Here you can make use of the recreation area complete with swimming pool, perfect for doing a few laps, whilst when you have worked up an appetite, why not feast like a king and enjoy a tasty BBQ within the covered BBQ dining area with all your friends or neighbours. You can also book out the private dining area for special occasions, business meetings and more.
The Stoneham development is also a smart building, which provides a superior level of contemporary technology. The development is NBN grade superfast broadband ready with integrated fibre backbone connected to each apartment. An in-room router comes preinstalled with WIFI and hard wired outlets in every apartment. Residents can also make use of free WIFI coverage in recreation areas with 100mb / day download, whilst all occupants also can benefit from free WIFI for the first month so you don’t have to worry about not being connected.
Although a small suburb in size, close to Greenslopes, Stones Corner is already undergoing transformation, also helped by the surrounding suburbs of Woolloongabba and Coorparoo which add to Stoneham’s appeal.
Stones Corner is a magnet for anyone seeking a residence where employment, transport, and top-notch amenities are in abundance. Here you can relish in a lively buzz of retail, dining and lifestyle convenience all within moments of your front door.
Whether you are an owner occupier or a property investor, Stoneham Apartments provides a solid investment opportunity for all. There are an additional 22,985 jobs forecast for the Stones Corner Catchment by 2031, according to an Urbis report, making a purchase in Stones Corner today an even more attractive option.
Stoneham Apartments is expected to be completed by October 2017.
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