Down stairs in this newly restored Kindergarten from Boonah, are 4 themed bedrooms each with its own large ensuite and individual air-conditioning system. There is a laundry, and bedroom 4 has a large bath and facilities for the disabled. Each bedroom opens through French doors onto a verandah that extends the full length of the building, with screens on all windows and doors. A lovely place to sit and enjoy the recently planted garden. Each room contains a huge king size bed, digital TV, bed side lamps, built-ins, clock radio and beautiful slim line blinds. Also your room contains a fully tiled bathroom with heater, hair dryer, robes and slippers. You will be sleeping in absolute luxury in the white, teal, red or yellow rooms.
Enter up stairs via the internal stair case into a large open room. To your left is the 10 seater glass dining table, to the right is the kitchen. This is no ordinary kitchen; caeser stone benches, large Island unit, with sink and Meile electric oven. Meile Gas hot plates finish off the cooking equipment. There is a large sink area with a Meile dishwasher and microwave. A setting for 12 ensures plenty of plates, knives, forks etc. to go around. A fifth, convenient bathroom is located upstairs.
Further into the upstairs is the Television area. There is large 42 inch LED TV with built in Blue-Ray DVD with a comfortable lounge and 2 grandfather chairs, kick back and watch Austar and full digital channel Television.
Opposite the Television area is the cosy Fireplace area. Sit back on the luxurious Italian leather lounge and watch the fire burn in the combustion fire place.
Relax with friends at the Games table and play a few hands of bridge, poker or what ever takes your fancy. Sit in the Sun room. A small room with a couple of couches on the north east corner of the 2nd story. This is a lovely area to read the paper and have a quiet cuppa in the morning.
There is a large 11m long and 2.5m wide verandah on the north face. A great place to sit and look at the views of St Judes vineyard drinking a nice bottle of wine you have just purchased from one of the local wineries.Veranda table seats 8, and there is a BBQ suitable for cooking.
Sippers at Ballandean sustainability and eco friendly
If eco friendly and sustainability is what you look for when staying away from home, then Sippers is what you are looking for. Sippers is a 5 star sustainable house with 1.5 air-span under the roof, 3.0 batts in the ceiling, 1.5 batts in all external walls, 3.0 batts under the floor and in the ceiling down stairs and sound-stop insulation in the inter walls between the rooms. Very well insulated from the Stanthorpe Summer and winter.
There is 6.5 kilowatts of Solar panels on the roof producing green power in to Ergon electricity grid . This system producers more power back to consumers than we could ever use in the house ourselves.
There is 2 hot water systems and 2 , 100lt per minute pumps. The first, a heat pump (340lt) runs 3 bathrooms down stairs. The 2nd, Solar Hart (270lt) one bathroom down stairs , the laundry, the upstairs bathroom and the kitchen