11 Dryandras Court, Casuarina. 11 Dryandras Court, Casuarina.More from news02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa17 hours ago02:37Gold Coast property: Sovereign Islands mega mansion hits market with $16m price tag2 days ago“They wanted to find somewhere that was very private that allowed them plenty of space,” Mr Witheriff said.“I had been speaking to them for a couple of months previously and we’d looked around at half a dozen other homes in the area.“We ruled out six other properties that were on the market.”He said they picked the property and negotiated a sale price with owner Nathan Johnston, who runs luxury home building company Measured Up Builders. 11 Dryandras Court, Casuarina.“It went to contract (within) a week of them seeing the property,” Mr Witheriff said.The home has soaring ceilings with full-length windows, a fireplace at the heart of its living area and Italian tiling in the bathrooms.The pool and basement with workshop, gym, store room and parking for six cars are standout features.Mr Witheriff said it was the highest beachfront sale recorded in Casuarina since before the global financial crisis. 11 Dryandras Court, Casuarina.A BEACHFRONT home at Casuarina has fetched more than $3 million in an off-market sale.The contemporary five-bedroom house, which was designed by Gold Coast architect Paul Uhlmann, was snapped up by a couple from Far North Queensland for $3.25 million.Marketing agent Nick Witheriff, of LJ Hooker Kingscliff, said they were determined to move to the Tweed Coast.
Although several residents lost power Sunday night, it appears the area dodged the worst of the severe weather.Multiple announcements were made by the National Weather Service, including tornado warnings throughout Southeastern Indiana.There were approximately 1400 Duke Energy customers without power in Decatur, Dearborn, Franklin and Ripley counties as of 8p.m. Within twelve hours, power was near complete restoration.There are roughly 100 Duke Energy customers in Decatur County, 82 in Dearborn County and 78 in Ripley County hoping to get the lights back on Monday morning.According to the Decatur County REMC, there are no customer outages as of 8 a.m. Monday.Commuters may have noticed street lights and traffic signals out of operation as a result of the storms Sunday evening. In Batesville, approximately 1000 residents lost power after a blown transformer about 5:52 p.m., according to Batesville Police.“Trees and limbs were down. Some power outages in part of town, otherwise I believe we faired pretty well,” said a Batesville Police Department spokesman.