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#1 Floral Arrangement

Posted 11 January 2013 - 08:39 AM

For those  of us like that like interesting house finds. This one is a surprise inside

House for sale in SA

#2 Shadowess

Posted 11 January 2013 - 08:42 AM

The front looks lovely! The inside? Not so much... I hate the shiny tiled look.



#3 elmo_mum

Posted 11 January 2013 - 08:44 AM

i would either have
"welcome to the jungle"
or "the lion sleeps tonight"
pumping in the foyer...


then i got to the bety boop and was - ok....


is the curtain next to the toilet incase u run out of paper?

#4 kuhla

Posted 11 January 2013 - 08:45 AM

45 bedrooms?! lol

It's a jungle in there.

I don't mind the actual house just not the decor

#5 kwiggle

Posted 11 January 2013 - 08:50 AM

Lovely outside, hideous inside.  What a shame!

#6 Mamabug

Posted 11 January 2013 - 08:51 AM

The thing that scares me most is the full length window right next to the toilet...I'm hoping that is one-way glass....

#7 Z-girls rock

Posted 11 January 2013 - 08:55 AM

I dont get why people are saying it is hidious?

who doesnt have a giant gorilla statue in their foyer?

I thought it was so commonplace to be yawn-worthy.... LOL

#8 antigone_

Posted 11 January 2013 - 08:55 AM

That is the house of my nightmares. Give me this one:

http://inthralld.com/2012/12/luxe-loft-liv...itsa-alexander/

or this:

http://thedesignfiles.net/2013/01/melbourn...damon-rickards/

But never, ever make me live in that house the OP posted. Commit me instead.

#9 Peridot

Posted 11 January 2013 - 08:58 AM

See in the bathroom how the netting curtain is tied in a knot.. What is that for exactly? I see it a lot around here, and always wondered why they tie a massive knot in them.. It looks odd..

Honest question..

#10 Floral Arrangement

Posted 11 January 2013 - 09:07 AM

antigone yes your links are more my style.

The knot appears to to keep it out of the way of the pet door below.

#11 Nanaimo Girl

Posted 11 January 2013 - 09:08 AM

I like it.

#12 Missy Shelby

Posted 11 January 2013 - 09:13 AM

Lovely house, kinda creepy interior but nothing you could not work with.

What surprised me more was that a 4-5 bedroom house of that size was only going for approx $450k!!

#13 harryboy

Posted 11 January 2013 - 09:17 AM

Meh...yeah, the decorator items are a little crazy but once they are gone it's a pretty boring place. I thought there was going to be some painted walls or patterned tiles or something original.gif

#14 Guest_~Coffee~_*

Posted 11 January 2013 - 09:22 AM

A really boringly decorated house  yyawn.gif

#15 Guest_Sunnycat_*

Posted 11 January 2013 - 09:22 AM

Lol the giant gorilla and bette boop!

#16 qak

Posted 11 January 2013 - 09:24 AM

QUOTE (harryboy @ 11/01/2013, 10:17 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Meh...yeah, the decorator items are a little crazy but once they are gone it's a pretty boring place. I thought there was going to be some painted walls or patterned tiles or something original.gif


I agree.  The lack of back yard would be my biggest concern. Then I would get rid of those tacky curtains!

#17 Floral Arrangement

Posted 11 January 2013 - 09:24 AM

It is located a little out of Adelaide that is why the price seems low. I get that the interior can be worked with. I always find it interesting that people have such varied tastes and I honestly do not mean that rudely.

#18 MrsLexiK

Posted 11 January 2013 - 09:27 AM

Yup that is a bit in your face when you walk in.  I think my nephew would have a freak out.  I also don't think I would be able to walk inbetween that island bench and the fridge in about 14 weeks when I am 8 months pregnant it looks like a tiny space.

#19 Feralmummacat

Posted 11 January 2013 - 09:30 AM

QUOTE (Missy Shelby @ 11/01/2013, 09:43 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Lovely house, kinda creepy interior but nothing you could not work with.

What surprised me more was that a 4-5 bedroom house of that size was only going for approx $450k!!


The net curtains are everywhere, Andrew Winter would have a ball with all his net curtain comments.

Do real estate agents check their listing? How do they let 45 bedrooms stay up there? Do the clients even check the page?

It is over priced for that area, on a good day it would be over an hour and half to the CBD of Adelaide. It is not even in the Barossa for an extra 10 minute drive you would live further out and be in the Barossa with the nice wineries and restaurants. For that price you could also get a 4 bedroom house closer to Adelaide.

#20 Danzie

Posted 11 January 2013 - 09:36 AM

How the hell do they open the fridge?

#21 désir d'amour

Posted 11 January 2013 - 09:45 AM

I was expecting a "naughty" parlour.  With flogs and handcuffs in a glassfront cabinet.

Very disappointed OP, your title mislead me!

#22 swirlygirl

Posted 11 January 2013 - 10:39 AM

QUOTE (Peridot @ 11/01/2013, 09:58 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
See in the bathroom how the netting curtain is tied in a knot.. What is that for exactly? I see it a lot around here, and always wondered why they tie a massive knot in them.. It looks odd..

Honest question..


I used to knot long net curtains in a rental I lived in. It stopped the curtains from blowing around in the wind if the window was open. The knotted curtain still flapped back and forward but didn't swirl madly around in all directions like it would when not knotted.



#23 Floral Arrangement

Posted 11 January 2013 - 11:38 AM

Sorry Soprano-cat, promise if I ever find anything raunchy house wise will post. Your mind is naughty lol.

#24 protart roflcoptor

Posted 11 January 2013 - 12:34 PM

Inside and out, boring , ticky tacky house.



#25 Etcetera

Posted 11 January 2013 - 01:43 PM

The King Kong in the entrance is a bit much but otherwise I think it's just boring rather than awful.




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