9 Cleveland Terrace, North WardThe property also came with 3636sq m of land over two allotments.More 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 home was only beaten by the Solarus penthouse which was both the highest apartment sale and overall highest residential sale of the year in Townsville after it sold for $2 million.The three-bedroom, two bathroom penthouse on the 12th floor in Palmer St, South Townsville was the highest sale price for unit in Townsville in more than three years. Ray White agent Julie Mahoney, who sold 9 Cleveland Terrace, said she was not surprised the home sold well because it was one of the best property offering in Townsville in 2017. Ray White agent Julie Mahoney out the front of 9 Cleveland Terrace, North Ward which was the highest selling house of 2017 which sold for 1.825 million. Picture: Shae Beplate.TOWNSVILLE’s iconic white house on the hill was the highest selling house in Townsville during 2017.The three-bedroom, two-bathroom Californian bungalow at 9 Cleveland Terrace, North Ward sold at auction in August for $1.825 million.The home is in one of the most enviable locations in Townsville with 270 degrees of the ocean. 1201/69 Palmer Street, South Townsville.“People see value in land in the city and it’s in a blue-chip location,” she said. “It’s sold to a long-term Townsville family that are well known. “It didn’t have all the bells and whistles but it did have enduring charm and in 100 years’ time it will still be in demand.”It was the first time the home had been on the market in 44 years after being owned by co-founding director of the North Queensland Cowboys Max Short, who died in 2016 aged 89.The second-highest house sale went to 30 Yarrawonga Drive, Castle Hill, which sold to a medical professional at auction on December 16 for $1.56 million. The second highest apartment sale was for 5/92 The Strand which sold in October for $1.4 million.
WRBI Area High School Basketball Scores.Tuesday (1-27)Girls Scores.Oldenburg Academy 66 Milan 58Franklin County 50 South Dearborn 39Jac-Cen-Del 55 Shawe Memorial 35Hauser 56 North Decatur 46Switz. County 56 Rising Sun 39Edinburgh 45 Waldron 34SW Shelby 55 Brown County 52Boys Scores.South Ripley 62 Seymour 44Rushville 64 Northeastern 52