Inner city apartment has rare double height private atrium

first_imgThe original brick has been left exposed as a feature of the home. Picture: to the listing, the central atrium was over six metres high “allowing light to cascade through the apartment”.Wrapped around the atrium was a large lounge and library, stone bench top kitchen, dedicated dining area off the kitchen and space for formal and informal living.The third bedroom and guest powder room was also on the bottom level. This three bedroom apartment at 54 Vernon Terrace, Teneriffe, is on the market for $1.395 million. Picture: three bedroom, two-and-a-half bathroom, single garage apartment is in the historic Carson Woolstores in Brisbane’s most expensive suburb, Teneriffe.More from newsMould, age, not enough to stop 17 bidders fighting for this home6 hours agoBuyers ‘crazy’ not to take govt freebies, says 28-yr-old investor6 hours agoThe property at 54 Vernon Terrace was described as “enormous” by agents Jennifer Lockley and Jay McVicoker of Teneriffe Realty. This three bedroom apartment at 54 Vernon Terrace, Teneriffe, has a six metre high atrium to let light flood in. Picture: BRISBANE heritage apartment that’s hit the market for $1.395m has a private atrium running through the middle of the home. How Queensland tastes have changed RBA board singling Brisbane out but the numbers are holding SIGN up to receive all The Courier-Mail real estate news direct to your inbox The three bedroom apartment is in the historic Woolstore at Teneriffe. Picture: The home allows for multiple spaces to unwind. Picture:“If position is important, then Winchcombe Carson Woolstores is just a stones throw from the vibrant hub of James Street, Emporium and the shopping precincts of New Farm and Gasworks Plaza. The riverfront is across the street, as is parks, local eateries and bars. Transport at the door.” The kitchen has stone bench tops, and there is a third bedroom running off the open plan living space. Picture: has a third living zone off which was the master bedroom with ensuite and a second bedroom. The atrium is like a private oasis indoors. Picture: read more

PBC School District Temporarily Drops Service Hours for Seniors

first_imgGraduation seniors in our area will have one less thing to worry about this time around, due to COVID-19.The Palm Beach County School District passed an emergency order Wednesday which states that graduating seniors who have not completed their 20-hour community service requirement will not be penalized.School board members agreed to institute the one-time waiver for the 2019-2020 school year.In addition, they changed student attendance to be counted based on student engagement in live virtual class discussions, and submission of written assignments, as well as participation in class discussion boards.One school board member voiced concerns that students may take advantage of the revised policies.“I think some way we have to figure out, as we try to be flexible, for those who are not able to go online or the household with numerous children on one device and so forth, that we don’t create a problem,” said Dr. Debra Robinson, school board member representing District 7.Other changes made include how the calculation of final grades for middle school and high school students will be determined.Calculation of Final Middle School Grades-Due to the cancellation of EOC civics test, the final course grade shall be an average of the four quarters.-Students who are absent more than 10% of the marking period will not be required to demonstrate mastery by passing a quarterly assessment for Quarters 3 and/or 4 High School Credit Courses offered in Middle School will follow the rules and exemptions outlined in the High School Credit Section of this document.Calculation of Final High School Grades-Semester Grades: All students will be exempt from second semester exams for high school credit courses. The 2nd semester grade will be calculated using the 3rd and 4th nine weeks grade. Grades will be rounded up to the nearest letter grade. The requirement that students pass a semester exam if they have excessive absences is waived for the 2nd semester-Full Year Grades for Courses with an EOC:The final grade for high school courses with an EOC will be calculated as follows: Q1: 22%; Q2: 22%; Semester 1 Exam: 12%; Q3: 22%; Q4: 22%The requirement that students pass the Fourth Quarter when over the absence limit in order to receive credit is waived for this school year.The emergency policy adoption is also only in effect for 90 days, unless it is extended.last_img read more