Springwood home has outdoor room, which is the key to summer living

first_imgThe “outdoor room” is a new addition to the home.In the time the Swindells have lived at the house, they have undertaken a number of renovations, from installing a new kitchen and parquetry floors, to the construction of a massive alfresco dining area with ceiling fans, and an inground pool.The alfresco dining area, or the “outdoor room” as the Swindells like to call it, is a family favourite. The bedrooms are large and have plantation shutters. Imagine taking a dip here as the temperature continues to rise.THIS Springwood house has been a haven for Rosemary and Mel Swindells for more than three decades.The couple bought the 7 Aerie Court property 33 years ago, and raised four now-grown sons there.“Memories that stand out are of course the family growing up there, and seeing them go off and come back to visit with their little ones,” Mrs Swindells said. Bi-fold doors create a fantastic indoor-outdoor flow.“It’s very tranquil and backs straight onto the reserve,” she said.“It’s all quite pretty because it all looks out onto the bush.”Mrs Swindells said they had also spent many hours in the backyard as “keen gardeners”, manicuring the gardens of the 1058sq m property.The Swindells are now downsizing and hope another family can enjoy the home.The house is listed as for sale for “Offers over $799,000”.center_img There is a fire to cosy up by in the cooler months.The house has multiple bi-fold doors that open to the outdoor room, creating a seamless indoor-outdoor flow.Inside, the home is equipped for any climate, with a fireplace and airconditioning.Mrs Swindells said the position of the home was “peaceful”. The family also like to spend time on this deck.More from newsParks and wildlife the new lust-haves post coronavirus15 hours agoNoosa’s best beachfront penthouse is about to hit the market15 hours ago“The outdoor room has been the greatest advantage, we basically live out there,” Mrs Swindells said.“We also put a great big timber deck out the back, so we’ve got two areas outside.“The deck is great for when it’s is a bit cooler, and for larger gatherings such as Christmas and Easter we have the big outdoor room.”last_img

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