Style, size and space a big tick in this waterfront house

first_img5046 Emerald Islands Drive, Emerald Islands.MOST Sundays you can find the Bamonte family at the Emerald Lakes Markets.It’s testament to the great walkability of Emerald Lakes where Bruno Bamonte and his family live at 5046 Emerald Island Drive.“We take the dogs down and stop at the cafes, it really is bliss,” Mr Bamonte said.5046 Emerald Islands Drive, Emerald Islands.The Bamonte family bought the property in 2008 mainly because of the location and size of the house.“We have four daughters and when we moved in they were all still young adults and needed space so we were pretty much sold on the five bathrooms and five bedrooms,” Mr Bamonte said.The waterfront aspect was also one of the biggest drawcards.5046 Emerald Islands Drive, Emerald Islands.More from news02:37Purchasers snap up every residence in the $40 million Siarn Palm Beach North3 hours ago02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa23 hours ago“It’s quiet, peaceful and has a lovely southeast facing aspect,” Mr Bamonte said.“I enjoy coming home and catching up with my day in the home office.We bought the house a few months after the original owners had built it and it still had the new-house feel to it.5046 Emerald Islands Drive, Emerald Islands.They told us they had designed it for a large family so it suited us perfectly.”Love dream homes?  Here are a few we found earlier:Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayNext playlist itemMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 1:38Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -1:38 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedQuality Levels720p720pHD540p540p360p360p270p270pAutoA, selectedAudio Trackdefault, selectedFullscreenThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.This is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:00Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:00 Playback Rate1xFullscreenClose Modal DialogThis is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.Dream Home: Carlton North01:38 Related videos 01:38Dream Home: Carlton North02:10Dream Home: Manly00:45Dream Architecture: Mandalay House02:17Dream Home: Box Hill North02:08Dream Home: Buderim00:27Masterpiece home Mr Bamonte said the property also comes with a two-tonne granite dining table.“We had it made for the house but it is a little too heavy to take with us,” he said.5046 Emerald Islands Drive, Emerald Islands.last_img read more

Jamaica Reggae Girlz defeat Chile twice in international friendly series

first_imgThe Jamaica women footballers, preparing for their historical first- time participation in the FIFA Women World Tournament in France this summer, raised their stocks by defeating Chile 1-0, and 3-2 in two friendly international matches played at the National Stadium in Kingston Jamaica on Thursday, February 28 and the Montego Bay Sport Complex on Sunday, March 3, respectively.In the first match the Girlz turned in what was described as “a workman-like performance” to defeated Chile.In the second match Shaw did not miss, as she scored goals in the 23rd and 32nd minutes.  Jody Brown secured victory with her goal in the 76th minute in a very keenly contested game with Maria Jose Rojas and Karen Araya scoring for the Chileans.Like they did in The first match in Kingston, the Chileans played very aggressively in the second half, and threatened to score often, but met with strong defense from the Jamaican women, captain Konya Plummer and Cachet Lue particularly solid.Brown who is just 16 year-old and hails from St Ann was introduced into the game in the 71st minute to a rousing welcome. She justified the cheers when she scored from a brilliant pass by Denesha Blackwood, sealing the exciting win for the Reggae Girlz.last_img read more