Fitness and health guru breathes new life into Gold Coast home

first_imgInstagram celebrity and mum Belinda Norton is selling her renovated Burleigh Waters home. Picture by Richard Gosling 38 Aruma Avenue, Burleigh Waters More from news02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa18 hours ago02:37Gold Coast property: Sovereign Islands mega mansion hits market with $16m price tag2 days ago38 Aruma Avenue, Burleigh Waters 38 Aruma Avenue, Burleigh WatersThe back half of the house has an open living area, which flows through sliding doors to an outdoor entertainment area that overlooks a pool.Exposed brick, polished concrete floors and custom made barn doors give it an industrial charm.“The kitchen area with the butler’s pantry is by far my favourite zone,” Mr Norton said. “I come up with all my best recipes in that zone.”center_img Belinda Norton is selling her Burleigh Waters home. Picture Glenn HampsonSHE is well known for her health and fitness tips but Instagram blogger Belinda Norton also pours her heart and soul into renovation projects.Her home at 38 Aruma Ave, Burleigh Waters, is her latest project.The author and mum of two transformed the 1970s built three-bedroom brick house into a contemporary coastal home with an industrial style. 38 Aruma Avenue, Burleigh WatersShe bought the 607sq m property more than a decade ago based on a good feeling she had about the location.“It was such an untouched area … and now it’s thriving,” she said.With the help of a builder, she gutted the property and redesigned it to freshen up its interior and make it a family home. “I love doing it, it’s a real passion that’s for sure,” Ms Norton said.The front half of the house is dedicated to four bedrooms, including the master, which features a freestanding bathtub and custom built walk-in wardrobe.last_img read more