Banora Point home channels resort lifestyle with pool-side bar and golf course views

first_img247 Darlington Drive Banora Point“Our family is big on entertaining and we spent almost every summer night cooking outside and relaxing around the bar.”The outdoor entertaining space includes a fully fitted outdoor kitchen with an oven, cooktop and dishwasher and overlooks the pool with views of the Banora Club golf course. 247 Darlington Drive Banora PointThe father-of-two who works from home said he bought the property in 2014 to accommodate his large family.“When it came on the market I had to grab it because it was just a great home that came with the whole package,” Mr Whitton said. “The dual living was a really big plus because my father moved in with us.More from news02:37Purchasers snap up every residence in the $40 million Siarn Palm Beach North8 hours ago02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa1 day ago 247 Darlington Drive Banora Point“We did do some renovations to upgrade a few things and add our own touch to the place.” Mr Whitton said he spent $150,000 on renovations which included solar panels, repainting the house and adding terracotta and travertine tiles around the pool area. “We even ended up opening up the downstairs area in the garage and making that part of the home,” he said. 247 Darlington Drive Banora PointTHIS Banora Point home, inspired by resort-style living, comes complete with a bar by the pool and a man-cave, making it an entertainers dream. Homeowner Scott Whitton was sold when he laid eyes on the outdoor entertaining area of this five-bedroom home. 247 Darlington Drive Banora PointA spiral staircase in the outdoor area leads up to the main bedroom which features a ensuite and private balcony. “In the summer we used to roll straight out of bed and down to the pool,” Mr Whitton said. Other highlights of the home include an intercom and laundry chute.last_img read more