45 Ardoyne Rd, Corinda.THIS timeless 1930s Queenslander has been renovated to preserve its original features while embracing contemporary flair with a range of sophisticated additions. Nestled on an 810sq m double block, the home at 45 Ardoyne Rd, Corinda, has five bedrooms, four bathrooms and two car spaces.The house’s traditional elegance shines through a single-gable facade highlighted by a butterfly staircase, timber balustrade, fretwork, hedging and a wraparound balcony. A decorative arched front door invites entry into the first floor, where VJ walls, polished timber floors, 3m-high ceilings and ornamental archways accentuate the residence’s grandeur. 45 Ardoyne Rd, Corinda.This level also includes a shared bathroom with a Lemurian Blue stone vanity and second bedroom with built-in wardrobe.Polished marble floors feature throughout the ground floor, including a second living room with built-in speakers. Bi-fold doors open out onto an expansive covered patio with a saltwater pool surrounded by established gardens. 45 Ardoyne Rd, Corinda.With its antique chandelier, the dining room presents a semi-formal environment matched by a nearby library featuring plantation shutters and a built-in bookshelf. Floor-to-ceiling mirrored wardrobes feature in the main bedroom, along with an original leadlight bay window and private north-facing balcony. Its well-appointed ensuite has a Lemurian Blue stone vanity and feature wall, Victoria & Albert freestanding bathtub, double shower and granite tiles. 45 Ardoyne Rd, Corinda.Designed to attract natural light and breezes through an array of windows and bi-fold doors, the house promotes year-round indoor and outdoor living. Dark granite benchtops contrast with white cabinetry in the kitchen, which also boasts high-end appliances, a tile splashback, breakfast bar and built-in rangehood. More from newsMould, age, not enough to stop 17 bidders fighting for this home5 hours agoBuyers ‘crazy’ not to take govt freebies, says 28-yr-old investor5 hours agoAdjacent, a living room flows out to a wraparound timber deck that captures glimpses of the Brisbane River. 45 Ardoyne Rd, Corinda.A large laundry and family bathroom with a Villeroy & Boch bathtub are next to three bedrooms, including one with an ensuite and private entry. Multiple storage rooms, a generous workshop and two-car garage are nearby. Agent Ann-Karyn Fraser of Place New Farm said this was a flawless property that spoiled buyers with privacy, immaculate renovations and an enviable location close to the Brisbane River, restaurants, shops and prestigious schools.The home goes to auction at noon on May 18 at Level 1, 33 Lytton Rd, East Brisbane.