first_img14 Southern Cross Drive, Surfers Paradise. 14 Southern Cross Drive, Surfers Paradise sold for $5.6 million.A GRAND Cronin Island mansion formerly owned by a TV game show co-host has sold for a cool $5.6 million.Property records show the owners bought the sprawling mansion at 14 Southern Cross Drive for $4 million in 1999 from Spending Spree co-host Joan Waters. Poised on a 1262sq m waterfront block, the home has six bedrooms and six bathrooms and greets guests with an extravagant porte cochere-style driveway. 14 Southern Cross Drive, Surfers Paradise.Cronin Island, in Surfers Paradise, has just 34 houses and is accessed via a bridge from Chevron Island.“It really hasn’t been discovered before and people have just realised the great location and amazing homes that are there,” Mr Guo said. “We have sold six properties there in the past year.” 14 Southern Cross Drive, Surfers Paradise. 14 Southern Cross Drive, Surfers Paradise.More from news02:37Purchasers snap up every residence in the $40 million Siarn Palm Beach North6 hours ago02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa1 day agoRay White Broadbeach agents Sam Guo and Julia Kuo recently started marketing the property – it previously went to auction with another agency. “A Chinese buyer from our database ended up buying it,” Mr Guo said.“They liked the position on Cronin Island, the wide river views and the fact the house has a bit of character as well.”last_img read more