28 Marron Cres, MundingburraMore from news01:21Buyer demand explodes in Townsville’s 2019 flood-affected suburbs12 Sep 202001:21‘Giant surge’ in new home sales lifts Townsville property market10 Sep 2020The master bedroom and his and her robes with an ensuite bathroom featuring marble toiles.The timber deck spans the entire length of the house while downstairs there is room for a storage, a built-in bar, climate-controlled lockup cellar and multipurpose area.Outside there is an in-ground swimming pool and onsite bore with irrigation.A fold-down loft ladder leads to an attach which contains a backup generator and security system. 28 Marron Cres, Mundingburra“There is a limited amount of properties that back on to Anderson park and it’s pretty special that kids can just walk through the back gate and their in that huge park.“It’s got that California bungalow style and it’s upheld it’s traditional roots with casement windows, the massive deck and all the bedrooms have really large proportions.” 28 Marron Cres, MundingburraA 1900s character-filled house positioned on a huge block fronting Anderson Park will be sold under the hammer.28 Marron Cres, Mundingburra has four bedrooms, three bathrooms and four car spaces and is on a 1963 sqm block.The charming house is filled with historic features and has been nicknamed “Isla Verde” by it’s owners which is Spanish for “The Green Island”. 28 Marron Cres, Mundingburra“It’s great for entertaining but also great for simply relaxing and reading a book by the pool in the shad underneath the big trees, “ Mrs Rhen said.“It was our forever home but now our circumstances have changed so it’s time to pass the baton to someone else who will hopefully love it as much as we have.“It’s a home with a big heart and it just has that sense of belonging.”Keyes & Co Property Townsville owner Damien Keyes said the house had attracted plenty of interest with more than 30 groups of people turning up to the first open home.“It has definitely captivated the market,” he said. 28 Marron Cres, MundingburraMrs Rhen said the property provided a great lifestyle.Her and her husband would walk through the back gate to take their two border collies for a walk and come back for margaritas by the pool or enjoy happy hour on the deck.They used the huge backyard to throw parties with as many as 80 people seated along long tables under the property’s majestic raintrees. 28 Marron Cres, MundingburraOwner Mari Rhen has lived in the house for the past 14 years with her husband and said the property instantly stole their hearts.“We fell in love with it when we first saw it and as soon as we walked in we said ‘this is it’,” she said.“We were not at all planning to purchase our forever home at the time but when we walked in and then saw the backyard it was just like we’d entered paradise.”The house has four kingsize bedrooms while three have direct access to the deck through french doors. 28 Marron Cres, MundingburraCouncil records show that it was relocated from North Ward in the 1970s and then extensively renovated in the 1990s while it’s been impeccably maintained and further renovated by the current owners.It’s position next to the botanic gardens and the use of bore water provide lush, green surroundings including giant raintrees which shade the yard. Despite multiple renovations the house is filled with character features which nod towards the property’s history.