20 The Cove, Nelly Bay“It’s definitely good value for money. It’s architecturally designed and you wouldn’t be able to build this home for its listing price, especially now that building on the island has become extremely expensive,” she said.“It’s a unique property in that it comes with its own private pontoon. “Most pontoons along the marina are leaseholds but this one comes with the land, so you’ll never lose it.”Arriving streetside, walk through the front door of 20 The Cove into an impressive entry hall, which draws you through to the double-height downstairs living area with its expanse of glass opening on to the full-width patio and the water beyond. 20 The Cove, Nelly BayA lovely sitting room with stunning 270-degree views across mountains and water will leave you wondering if you should share it with your guests and family or just keep it as your private sanctuary.The huge master bedroom allows you to wake up to similarly spectacular views and, of course, has a suitably generous walk-in wardrobe and ensuite bathroom.If you have been looking for a modern waterfront home anywhere on the Queensland coast, you should seriously consider this property as it represents excellent value, is relatively low maintenance and in excellent condition, enjoying the benefits of waterfront living without being too exposed. IF YOU’RE in the market for a luxurious island escape, stop looking now. Nestled along the Nelly Bay marina on Magnetic Island is this stunning four bedroom, twostorey home, which has been built to maximise the outstanding marina, beach and ocean views.Best of Magnetic Real Estate agent Alex Strens said the million- dollar listing had already drawn interest from investors, both near and far. 20 The Cove, Nelly BayA very spacious guest/second bedroom has lovely views across the pool to the marina on one side and to the private front courtyard garden to the other.The third bedroom is also very generous in size and the fourth bedroom, which is currently in use as a study, has lovely pool views.Also downstairs is a large media room, laundry and plenty of storage areas, as well as direct access to the tiled double garage with auto door.The central staircase draws you up to the mezzanine with its polished wood floors and luxurious parents’ retreat. 20 The Cove, Nelly BayMore from news01:21Buyer demand explodes in Townsville’s 2019 flood-affected suburbs12 Sep 202001:21‘Giant surge’ in new home sales lifts Townsville property market10 Sep 2020The kitchen will keep any family happy, with the large island bench doubling up as a breakfast bar, and is a great place to hang out and chat about the day’s events.The covered patio is a fabulous spot to watch the sun set over the water or to contemplate where you might take the boat tomorrow.A 15m lap pool with spa seat enjoys the same view and has its own undercover large patio area — this house is made for entertaining.The pool patio is open to the living area at one end and to the guest wing at the other, providing direct access to a wet room guest bathroom with walk-in shower and separate WC facilities adjacent.