Wakerley home bursting with flavour

first_img <<>> The outside view of 31 Sylvateere Crescent, Wakerley.For a family, 31 Sylvateere Crescent offers three full bathrooms, six bedrooms, including one that doubles as a retreat and a kitchen with a walk-in pantry.The master bedroom has a walk in wardrobe and spa bath.Outside is an alfresco entertaining area, a large inground pool, and landscaped gardens. Freshly-baked pastries have been made in this kitchen for three years but with the owners leaving, the menu is about to change.PARISA Sekhavati’s name means generous in Iran and for three years she has welcomed family and friends into her Wakerley homewith the promise of freshly baked pastries.But this trained pastry chef needs a bigger kitchen and her family is growing too, so 31 Sylvateere Crescent is on the market. The kitchen and lounge area of 31 Sylvateere Crescent. 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 2020While Ms Sekhavati, her husband Shahram Sasa, and their two teenage children are moving, they have found a house in the same suburb.“I love this area, it is the best area for families,” she said.“It’s green and calm and peaceful. A lot of my friends live close to the CBD but we are just 20 minutes to the city, it’s easy.” Clean lines with minimal foliage accentuate the pool.“We did a bit of change, not too much,’’ she said.“There were some glass shelving for decorations, we just painted all the fences around the house, and put wallpaper behind the TV.”A backyard makeover has seen the inclusion of plants from a local Persian nursery.“It was only lawn and we planted the shrubs and lots of flowers, and fruits, passionfruit, and limu shirin which is like a sweet lemon.” “This was our first house we bought in Australia,’’ Ms Sekhavati said.“People here move around a lot, it doesn’t mean that you don’t like that house.“The things that you expect from your house, they change over time.“Things don’t stay the same.”last_img read more

Other Sports Indian women’s hockey team beat Malaysia 3-0 in series opener

first_img New Delhi: Striker Vandana Katariya scored a brace to help Indian women’s hockey team beat hosts Malaysia 3-0 in the opening game of the five-match series here Thursday. Vandana struck in the 17th and 60th minutes before Lalremsiami (38th) scored in the third quarter to hand India the easy win.  It was Malaysia who got a head start with a penalty corner in the third minute of the match, but it was well-saved by an experienced Savita guarding the Indian goalpost. India shook off the initial nerves and young Lalremsiami took a brave shot on goal in the fifth minute but her effort was saved.  For all the Latest Sports News News, Other Sports News, Download News Nation Android and iOS Mobile Apps. Indian women’s hockey team beat hosts Malaysia 3-0 in the opening game of the five-match series.Vandana struck two goals at 17th and 60th minute. Lalremsiami, too scored a goal in the game.  Two minutes later, Navneet Kaur attempted a shot on goal but was denied by an alert Malaysian goalkeeper. Soon India got a penalty corner but the resultant try went wide. After a goalless first quarter, India broke the deadlock in the 17th minute when Vandana scored a fine field goal. With a one-goal cushion, India maintained a good structure and controlled the proceedings in the third quarter too. The Indians kept the Malaysian attack in check and under pressure, the hosts conceded three penalty corners but all the chances went in vain. India doubled their lead in the 38th minute through another field strike by young striker Lalremsiami. The 2-0 lead put India in a comfortable position in the fourth quarter and the visitors increased their lead just seconds from the final hooter through Vandana. The second match of the series will be played on Saturday.(With Inputs: PTI) highlightslast_img read more