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3 d3 drajatrajat posted:
Our Bordeaux 56 Build in Sydney

Thank you, Stanus. We have 2.7m clearance upstairs.

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Our Bordeaux 56 Build in Sydney

Bedroom 3 (the 2nd master bedroom upstairs)

Bedroom 3 Ensuite

Bedroom 3 Walk-in wardrobe

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Our Bordeaux 56 Build in Sydney

Linen cupboard upstairs
Bedroom 2 and Bedroom 4 upstairs:

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Our Bordeaux 56 Build in Sydney

Bedroom 1 (1st Master bedroom upstairs)


Bedroom 1 retreat/study

Bedroom 1 ensuite

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Our Bordeaux 56 Build in Sydney

Prayer room (a small room connected to family room upstairs)

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Our Bordeaux 56 Build in Sydney

Upstairs family room

Toilet upstairs

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Our Bordeaux 56 Build in Sydney

Powder room (downstairs):

Stairs:

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Our Bordeaux 56 Build in Sydney

Outdoor room

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Our Bordeaux 56 Build in Sydney

Living room

Formal dining

Kitchen

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Our Bordeaux 56 Build in Sydney

Sitting room (this will be our formal lounge)

Our Bordeaux 56 Build in Sydney
5 d5 drajatrajat posted:
Our Bordeaux 56 Build in Sydney

Bedroom 5 (downstairs)


Bedroom 5 Ensuite:

5 d5 drajatrajat posted:
Our Bordeaux 56 Build in Sydney

After a long break, here is finally an update...
The house frame is done, sheeting is done, stairs were installed last month.
Windows were installed installed some time back, but now the…

Our Bordeaux 56 Build in Sydney
4 months4 monthsrajatrajat posted:
Our Bordeaux 56 Build in Sydney

Hello Bridgettelynette1!
Part of the delay was due to the pending registration of land. The lots were up for sale even before the subdivision and registration was complete. We had to…

4 months4 monthsrajatrajat posted:
Our Bordeaux 56 Build in Sydney

Some update on the progress...
The frame looks more complete now and the roof is on


Rear view:

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5 months5 monthsrajatrajat posted:
Our Bordeaux 56 Build in Sydney

After a month’s break, we finally have some progress. Metricon have started on the frame!
This was done in the space of one week. There was nothing last week (except lots…

6 months6 monthsrajatrajat posted:
Our Bordeaux 56 Build in Sydney

Hi Nguyen, please definitely post about your Bordeaux build! We would love to follow your build journey!!
Ours does not have a spiral staircase, as that is the Bordeaux56A plan rather…

6 months6 monthsrajatrajat posted:
Our Bordeaux 56 Build in Sydney

In Kellyville. Suburb is old, but it is a new area within Kellyville. I think the Hills Shire was going name this new development area as new suburb earlier, but…

6 months6 monthsrajatrajat posted:
Our Bordeaux 56 Build in Sydney

Hi Nguyen, the $892,553 includes all the upgrades that we wanted. The base price was around $640K.
The upgrades we have are still far from what is in the display…

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6 months6 monthsrajatrajat posted:
Our Bordeaux 56 Build in Sydney

I believe that Metricon will be starting the framing anytime now. Site was full of materials today evening

6 months6 monthsrajatrajat posted:
Our Bordeaux 56 Build in Sydney

Ok, nothing much has happened since the slab pour last week.
Houspect inspected the slab for us last week after the pour and provided their report. The interesting items are…

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6 months6 monthsrajatrajat posted:
Our Bordeaux 56 Build in Sydney

Hi Cooky, we extended Bedroom 3 to make it master bedroom. I have zoomed into the Bedroom 3 layout below which is significantly changed from the original plan.

Our Bordeaux 56 Build in Sydney
6 months6 monthsrajatrajat posted:
Our Bordeaux 56 Build in Sydney

Slab was just poured...yippie!
Houspect will be visiting tomorrow to inspect the slab

6 months6 monthsrajatrajat posted:
Our Bordeaux 56 Build in Sydney

Thank you, Stanus :)

6 months6 monthsrajatrajat posted:
Our Bordeaux 56 Build in Sydney

I visited today and discovered that Metricon has already laid the waffle pods. Looks good...all ready for the slab pour :)



That’s all that I could see…

6 months6 monthsrajatrajat posted:
Our Bordeaux 56 Build in Sydney

Did it cost $700K to build or was it $700K for land + construction?

6 months6 monthsrajatrajat posted:
Our Bordeaux 56 Build in Sydney

Thank you, Spice Girl :)
We visit Melb periodically (when visiting inlaws) so made several trips to Balwyn at that time.
There wasn’t a Bordeaux display home…

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6 months6 monthsrajatrajat posted:
Our Bordeaux 56 Build in Sydney

Hi k3nnis,
It took us quite some time to find the large land, as most new lots are much smaller. We actually saw Metricon Bordeaux display home in Balwyn (Melbourne)…

6 months6 monthsrajatrajat posted:
Our Bordeaux 56 Build in Sydney

Dear All,
We are building a Metricon Bordeaux 56 in Sydney and will be sharing our construction journey with everyone!
We gave the initial deposit in Dec 2016 so this has taken…

Our Bordeaux 56 Build in Sydney

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