The view from the kitchen and dining area out to the back deck.The two level home they found has offered functional family living, as well as being a four minute walk from the foreshore and five minutes from Manly Village. “When you’ve got visitors from interstate, they’re downstairs with their own shower and at night time the family go upstairs to their private area.” Manly catches bayside breezes, keeping temperatures lower in summer.“We looked at a lot of houses and they didn’t make sense, the kitchen was upstairs, the pool downstairs,” Mr Beuermann said. This house at 120 Kingsley Terrace, Manly will go to auction on May 25 at 11am.IT WAS a layout that made sense in a part of Brisbane that handles summer better than most that drew the Beuermann family to 120 Kingsley Tce at Manly in 2016.Michael and Sheryl Beuermann had moved up from Melbourne with work and wanted to sample the ‘best of Brisbane’. >>>FOLLOW DEBRA BELA ON TWITTER<<< Renters, landlords: Whose responsibility is it? More from newsParks and wildlife the new lust-haves post coronavirus13 hours agoNoosa’s best beachfront penthouse is about to hit the market13 hours ago The front view of 120 Kingsley Terrace, Manly.“If you’ve got kids, they have to come up wet to have dinner, it didn’t make sense.“With this place, the kitchen and family living area opened to the pool deck, and there’s a big expanse for the kids who are an arm’s grab away if there’s a problem.” MORE REAL ESTATE STORIES Bedrooms are roomy with three of the four rooms having walk-in wardrobes.The family are relocating to Perth for their next chapter and RE/MAX Advantage Manly will take the property to auction on May 25 at 11am.“But we’ve got a place just north of Noosa and that’s where we’ll retire to,” he said.The house has a Balinese feel in keeping with the surrounding gardens and has been refreshed to promote its contemporary theme. WANT TO SEE MORE HOUSES FOR SALE IN MANLY? CHECK THEM OUT HERE. First home buyers show off reno The entrance opens to a large void with access to both levels.“There’s plenty of storage in our little girl’s room, and maybe, when we move, I’ll find my iPod,” he said.A fourth bedroom downstairs provides a private space for guests. Looking into the living areas from the back deck.Upstairs has a walkway to the master bedroom and retreat with a private deck, while behind, are two bedrooms with walk-in wardrobes and the main bathroom.