More from newsParks and wildlife the new lust-haves post coronavirus19 hours agoNoosa’s best beachfront penthouse is about to hit the market19 hours agoAuctioneer Paul Curtain at the morning auction. Pic Mark Cranitch.The home had style. It was originally built back in 1896, but had recently been significantly renovated and modernised by the current owners into a double storey, modern Queenslanders.Agent Shane Hicks from Place Bulimba said although the original homes in the area were small, working class cottages, there were a handful of “grand old ladies” like this one that were perfect for a modern renovation. 4 Didsbury St, East Brisbane has been recently renovated.“This one had been lovingly restored, the home was literally half this size. So now you have with a fantastic four-bedroom, three-bathroom home,” Mr Hicks said. And it had the potential buyers were looking for, with several local bidders and two interstate bidders flying in to Brisbane to take part in the auction.Bidding quickly got the price up to $1.6 million, but the home was passed in after no-one jumped above a vendor bid of $1.65 million.Mr Hicks said discussions were continuing with a number of people interested in the home.Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayNext playlist itemMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 3:17Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -3:17 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedQuality Levels576p576p480p480p256p256p228p228pAutoA, selectedAudio Tracken (Main), selectedFullscreenThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.This is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.Close Modal DialogThis is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:00Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:00 Playback Rate1xFullscreenMichelle Hele’s May market wrap03:17 The auction at 4 Didsbury St East Brisbane did not get over the line. Pic Mark Cranitch.Over in East Brisbane a Federation era Queenslander at 4 Didsbury St seemingly had all the right things going for it for a high priced sale when it went to auction yesterday.It was in a good location in a prime East Brisbane street that was only three kilometres from the CBD and only a handful of blocks from The Gabba.