Sold
$2,285,000
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23 Kent Street, Deakin ACT 2600

House
4326.0
Block size: 662 m² approx.UV: $999,000 (2023)

Luxurious low maintenance living in the heart of Deakin

Set in a coveted central locale, this stunning single-level 4-bedroom residence combines timeless elegance with practicality. Situated on a 662m2 parcel of land and boasting an impressive 237m2 of internal living, this home offers unparalleled opportunity to embrace life to the fullest in this esteemed Inner South location.

Crafted with meticulous attention to detail, this home showcases superb architectural design and thoughtful planning. Step inside to find a practical floorplan, generous space, and well-proportioned rooms, perfectly suited for families of all sizes.

Upon entry, you're greeted by a welcoming atrium that bathes the main living areas in natural light, creating a warm and inviting ambiance throughout. The northerly aspect ensures ample sunlight floods the home, providing comfort during the winter months. No expense was spared in selecting quality materials and tasteful finishes, from stunning Tasmanian Myrtle hardwood floors to cedar doors and windows. Every detail exudes sophistication and charm, elevating the living experience.

The heart of the home is the elegant kitchen, adorned with stone benchtops, European stainless-steel appliances, and ample storage space. Entertaining is a breeze, with seamless flow from the kitchen to the spacious living area and out to the large paved outdoor entertaining area, perfect for gatherings or quiet relaxation amidst the easy-care garden. The lounge room, bathed in natural light, offers a serene retreat, while the dining room provides versatility for various uses, whether it's a rumpus room, study, or extra sleeping space.

Four comfortably sized bedrooms boast quality robes and access to a designer bathroom, with the main bedroom featuring a walk-in robe and designer ensuite complete with a large deep bath, offering a luxurious escape.

Once used as a bustling commercial/living hybrid arrangement, this property in Deakin offers versatile potential for residential or commercial purposes. Its prime location caters to businesses seeking strategic placement nearby. Other homes in the area have successfully transitioned into commercial ventures, leveraging the vibrant business landscape. Whether as a contemporary family home or dynamic commercial space, this property presents boundless opportunities for savvy buyers.

Nestled in a highly convenient location, this property offers easy access to an array of amenities. Nearby, you'll find award-winning restaurants, cafes, a supermarket, and a gymnasium, while the vibrant Kingston and Manuka Precincts are within close proximity. Close to the home, both public and private schools, including Girls' Grammar School, Grammar School, and Junior Grammar Schools, along with Deakin High School and childcare facilities, cater to educational needs. For healthcare, Calvary John James Hospital is nearby. Outdoor enthusiasts will appreciate the proximity to the Federal Golf Course and Red Hill lookout, while cultural landmarks like the Royal Australian Mint and the Parliamentary Triangle are easily accessible. Lake Burley Griffin and the City are just a short drive away, offering further entertainment and leisure options.

Features:
- Single level architectural designed residence
- Prime location in sought-after Inner South location
- Multiple living spaces throughout
- Dedicated office with potential to run a business from here
- Beautiful ensuite with large deep bath, stylish main bathroom, and powder room
- Large kitchen with stone benchtops and quality appliances including ILVE gas cooktop, Bosch dishwasher, integrated fridge and microwave
- Beautiful Tasmanian Myrtle hardwood floors to entry, lounge and dining rooms
- Double glazed Cedar windows, external doors and feature panel doors
- High ceilings throughout
- LED lighting
- CCTV
- Zoned infloor slab heating with ducted heating and cooling
- 16 panel solar system
- Slimline rainwater tank
- Montoro French style glazed terracotta roof tiles
- Paved entertaining areas with beautiful landscaped gardens
- Mature hedging and trees
- Oversized double garage with internal access
- Close location to specialist medical precinct, Calvary John James Hospital, Canberra Hospital and Equinox
- Short walk to Yarralumla, Deakin and Hughes shops and sporting facilities
- RZ2 zoning

Figures:
- House size: 236m2
- Garage: 62m2 approx.
- Block size: 662m2
- Rates: $4,900 p.a approx.
- Land tax: $8,900 p.a approx.
- Built: 2002 approx.
- UCV (2023): $999,000
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Key details

Bedrooms:
4
Bathrooms:
3
Garage Spaces:
2
Property type:
House
Block Size:
662 *
EER:
6
Unimproved Value:
$999,000 (2023)

Other Details

Block:
11
Section:
31
Rates (Residential):
$4,702*
Rates (Commercial):
$41,627*
Rates (Rural):
$1,123*
Land Tax (Residential):
$9,645*
Legal description:
CANB/DEAK/31/11
nbn® availability:
nbn® Fibre to the Node (FTTN)
*These are approximate values based on available information.
Independent Property Group

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Block information
Block 11 Section 31 Deakin
Block size: 662 (approx)
Unimproved value: $999,000 (2023)
Legal description: CANB/DEAK/31/11
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What's nearby

Yarralumla PrimaryPrimary School
1km
Alfred Deakin High SchoolHigh School
1km
The Canberra HospitalHospital
3.4km
Woden PlazaMajor Shopping Centre
3.6km
Australian National UniversityUniversity
4.3km
Royal College Of NursingCollege
0.7km
Deakin West Post OfficePost Office
0.1km
Canberra Institute Of TechnologyTafe
3.7km

Property history

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Property History
01 Jul 2024
Sold
Independent Property Group
$2,285,000
Contract: 01/07/2024
Listed: 07/05/2024
Days on market: 55
Block size: 662m²
Transfer type: Full transfer
01 Jun 2021
Sold
Blackshaw Manuka
$1,840,000
Contract: 19/03/2021
Transfer: 01/06/2021
Listed: 14/01/2021
Days on market: 64
Block size: 662m²
Transfer type: Full transfer
Purpose: For residential purposes only
07 Feb 2000
Sold
$227,000
Contract: 01/12/1999
Transfer: 07/02/2000
Block size: 662m²
Transfer type: Full transfer
Purpose: For residential purposes only

Deakin suburb information

A little bit about who lives locally, as provided by government census data
SummaryMedian salesUnimproved value
Average Age
47 years
Population
3,124
Unimproved value for Deakin
$999,000
Listing ID: 182500357. This listing has been viewed 5715 times. It was first displayed on 07/05/2024 and last updated on 01/07/2024.
Allhomes acknowledges the Ngunnawal people, traditional custodians of the lands where Allhomes is situated. We wish to acknowledge and respect their continuing culture and the contribution they make to the life of Canberra and the region. We also acknowledge all other First Nations Peoples on whose lands we work.
"With open hearts and minds, together we grow." artwork by David Williams of Gilimbaa.