Couple enjoy renovating Brisbane homes as a side hobby

first_img14 Stella St, Holland Park.Part of the renovations included cutting the house in half, removing part of the house and adding a two-storey extension.“It’s a hobby on the side for us,” Mrs Pennisi said.“We’ve renovated three homes in the Holland Park area. The best part is seeing our ideas come to fruition.” 14 Stella St, Holland Park.Engineers Aron and Carolina Pennisi have finally seen their ideas come to fruition with the transformation of their Holland Park property.The couple bought the home at 14 Stella St as a project and were keen to do a structural renovation.“We pretty much have transformed the house,” Mrs Pennisi said. 14 Stella St, Holland Park.More from newsCrowd expected as mega estate goes under the hammer7 Aug 2020Hard work, resourcefulness and $17k bring old Ipswich home back to life20 Apr 2020She said the property was built in the 1930s and had never been renovated.“It actually had a toilet out the back. You know, those ones that were disconnected from the house?” she said.center_img 14 Stella St, Holland Park.The home originally had two bedrooms and one bathroom.However, the Pennisis have transformed it into a five-bedroom, three-bathroom home with a study.The property is on a 607sq m block in a quiet street.It is beautifully presented throughout and ready to move straight in.Mrs Pennisi said she hoped an established family wanting to live in the area would enjoy the classic Queenslander-style home.Central to all amenities, the property is easily accessible to Holland Park and Cavendish Road schools, as well as the local shops and cafe precinct.Other features of the residence include ducted airconditioning, polished timber floors and ceiling fans.Mrs Pennisi said there was a luxurious upstairs master suite with walk-in wardrobe and ensuite.last_img read more

Mont Cavins

first_imgMont Cavins, 94 of Blanchester, Ohio formally of Moores Hill passed away Wednesday April 27, 2016 at Continental Manor in Blanchester, Ohio. Mont was born Wednesday April 19, 1922 at Harlan, Ky the son of Mack and Dealy (Dash) Cavins. He married Audrey (Dean) Cavins, August 25, 1940 and she preceded him in death January 29, 2000 and later married Ruby Jones (Richardson) Cavins in 2000. Mont was a WWII Veteran of the Army. He retired as a Highway Construction worker from the Local Union #1112 out of Muncie. He was a member of the Church of God in Butlerville, and a member of the International Labor Local Union #1112 out of Muncie. He enjoyed visiting people at the nursing home, building picnic tables for people and spending time with his family.Mont is survived by Sons: Mont “Jack” (Bonnie) Cavins of Sunman, James “Jim” (Kathy) Cavins of Moores Hill; Sister: Edna (Delbert) Saylor of Blanchester, Ohio; half brother: J.B. Ayers of Virginia; sister: Gladys Lynch of Dry Ridge, Ky. 15 Grandchildren, 34 Great-Grandchildren, 26 Great-Great Grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his first wife: Audrey Cavins, 3 grandchildren: Roy and Delbert Lee Saylor and Timmy Cavins; one brother: Henry Cavins and one sister: Pauline Hensley.Funeral services will be 2 PM Saturday April 30, 2016 at Laws-Carr-Moore Funeral Home with Pastor Robert Hughes officiating. Burial will follow in Mt. Sinai Cemetery west of Aurora. Visitation will be Saturday 12-2PM also at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to Moores Hill Rescue or Donor’s Choice.Laws-Carr-Moore Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements. 707 S. Main St. Box 243, Milan 47031. (812)654-2141. Go to to sign on line register book.last_img read more