CHAMPION skipper Grant Wharington has unveiled his newest residential venture — three luxurious flats at Paradise Level impressed by the modern glamour of a superyacht.
The Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race winner will take one of many trendy high-end houses in his Voir venture to public sale on October 31.
Unit 1/2 Paradise Pde is marketed by James Drake and Edin Kara, of Ray White, and spans 400sq m of ground-floor dwelling area with 63m of Primary River frontage, delivering spectacular coastal views.
A veteran sailor and boat builder turned property developer, Mr Wharington moved to the Gold Coast from Victoria 12 years in the past, and was a part of a four-way possession syndicate for Stefan Racing.
Mr Wharington mentioned the model new full-floor houses, designed by Raunik Design Group, have been impressed by his thrilling marine life-style.
“The gorgeous marble, the mirrored glass doorways and architraves, and the polished chrome steel — these are the kinds of tremendous high-end finishes folks love after they reside on the water,” he mentioned.
“However the cause the place is so distinctive for me is, as a boatie there isn’t a different place I can consider on the Gold Coast that has 6m of water depth totally going through north, in an effort to have an 80ft boat.
“Loads of locations have waterfront, however it’s fairly uncommon to have the depth to have the ability to have a ship of that measurement, and the waterfrontage is the equal of three or 4 customary blocks of land.”
The constructing’s exterior mimics the curve of breaking waves in off-form concrete, whereas inside options embrace excessive ceilings, marble flooring, assertion lighting and expansive use of glass.
There’s three massive bedrooms, all with walk-in robes and ensuites, whereas the sprawling master bedroom takes it up a notch with a freestanding tub and dressing room.
The kitchen is supplied with stone benchtops, black cabinetry, and Gaggenau home equipment, and
dwelling and eating zones movement to the al fresco entertaining deck and tiled pool.
The non-public marina berth is supplied with 32 and 60 amp energy provide to accommodate vessels of as much as 24m. A luxurious motor yacht is pictured in advertising and marketing materials for the sale marketing campaign, however — logistics apart — Mr Wharington mentioned the jetty might accommodate even the Stefan Racing 80-footer.
Mr Wharington was additionally behind the construct of the Gold Coast’s swanky YOT Membership, launched in 2019. He later offered his half-ownership share to enterprise companion, David Fisher.
Different native initiatives below Mr Wharington’s firm, Pacific Tasks Consultants, included three Hamptons-style items at Hollywell. He has additionally acquired the block proper subsequent to Voir for a future improvement.
Mr Wharington skippered supermaxi Skandia to line honours in 2003’s Sydney to Hobart.
The yacht was re-named Wild Factor and have become recognized for its dramatic capsizing within the 2004 race. It was rebuilt and went on to win a lot of line honours.
Mr Wharington and spouse Kylie have retained Voir’s top-floor penthouse, whereas the first-floor unit offered previous to completion for about $6 million.