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Isn’t it time to live the inner-city lifestyle you deserve? Surrounded by the energetic, textured lights and attractions of the Fortitude Valley Precinct? Returning every night to your sophisticated, streamlined apartment in an award-winning apartment complex? It certainly is, and we have the perfect home for you at number 501 in Baxter Street Apartments.
Deemed Brisbane’s best high-rise building by the Queensland Master Builders Association in 2018, Baxter is a bold and recognisable building representing a breakthrough in architectural thinking. Historical character effortlessly combines with progressive design concepts to create a distinctive façade that stands out on the Valley skyline.
Reaching ten storeys into the sky, boasting an elevated outlook and three-street frontage, Baxter is home to 56 apartments, of which there are 33 different floorplans.
Unit 501 is a space infused with generosity – from the large bedrooms to the open-plan kitchen, living and dining. With two bedrooms, two bathrooms, a car park and a beautifully positioned balcony, it takes functional minimalism to the next level.
Warm timber floors in the living areas are complemented by an array of high-class fittings, from European appliances and stone benchtops in the kitchen, to full height tiles and rainwater showerheads in the bathrooms. With split system air-conditioning, ceiling fans and built-in-robes to the bedrooms, all your needs are taken care of.
Baxter Street Apartments represent classy urban living, epitomised by the stunning rooftop pool and barbeque area. On-site property management, NBN internet, bike storage facilities and secure CCTV are also included.
With the Valley on your doorstep; and Brisbane City, the airport and major arterials within a stone’s throw; this is your chance to treat yourself to a lifestyle of convenience and sophistication.
Over the last ten years Fortitude Valley has witnessed rejuvenation and development on a large scale, turning into one of Australia’s leading entertainment and lifestyle precincts. Playing host to a mix of heritage architecture blended with modern, contemporary buildings, it’s the place to live if you want all the conveniences of inner-city life along with the excitement and energy that comes with it. Just two kilometres from the Brisbane CBD, the Valley offers everything from high-end fashion shopping to multicultural dining and a thriving live music scene.
As you’d expect from an inner-city location, the transport options are excellent. Numerous bus stops connect you to the rest of the city and state, and the Fortitude Valley train station is centrally located too. If you own a car, all the main arterials are easily accessed, and the Brisbane International Airport is a 10 to 15-minute drive away.
Being so centrally located, many attractions are within walking distance, including the city centre which you can walk to in 25 minutes. Brisbane City Council’s innovative CityCycle bikes are easily available too, with lots of stations throughout the valley.
Parks and Recreation
The Valley enjoys close proximity to the sights and attractions of the Brisbane River, as well as to a number of inner-city parks such as the ever-popular New Farm Park. The Bedford Playground park offers family entertainment options, as does the nearby Victoria Park.
Being on the north side of town, the beaches of the Sunshine Coast are easily reachable. If you wish to swim closer to home however, the Valley Pool offers heated swimming options that are popular amongst athletes and recreational swimmers alike.
Shopping, Restaurants and Nightlife
This is where Fortitude Valley comes to the fore, as the range of shopping and entertainment on offer is second to none. Chinatown is a hub of Asian culture, offering cuisine from Korea, Indonesia, Thailand, China, Vietnam and many more. Exotic supermarkets bring you spices, food and product from all over Asia, and there is a hustle and bustle to Chinatown that’s authentic and entertaining.
For a higher-end shopping experience, James Street showcases famous Australian fashion labels, while the Emporium Complex has all the characteristics of a European village.
Night clubs, cafes, record stores, countless restaurants, boutique stalls and weekend markets bring a bohemian, eclectic presence to this thriving and colourful suburb.
Schools and Education
The Fortitude Valley State High School, set to be finished in 2020, will be a seven-storey centre of excellence. It’s the first inner-city school built in Brisbane in over 50 year and will cater to the growing population in the Valley and City.
A number of other fine educational institutions exist, including Brisbane Central State School, New Farm State School, St James College and the Queensland University of Technology.
For younger kids there are a number of day care options, including Little Ducks Childcare and a Goodstart Early Learning.
With easy access to Brisbane’s finest medical facilities, your health needs are well catered to in Fortitude Valley. There are numerous medical centres, doctors and radiologists located here, and the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital is just a few minutes-drive away. A major hospital with an emergency department, it’s the largest of its kind in Queensland.
There are a number of residential, retail and commercial developments underway or soon to be underway in the Valley. These will further shape this diverse, energetic suburb, taking it into the future and affording its residents and even more convenient and catered lifestyle.
A fantastic suburb to live or invest, the best time to start looking at property in the Valley is now.