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48 Dominion Circuit, Forrest ACT 2603

House3220.5
Block size: 1400 m² approx.UV: $1,640,000 (2020)

Classic Oakley and Parkes Residence in Forrest

A fabulous opportunity exists for those wanting to enter premium inner south territory and wish to make their mark on a stylish home in Forrest to keep within the family for generations to come. The present owners currently hold approved plans by one of Canberra's leading architects for a significant extension and renovation, which marries the best of new and old.  

Superb positioning within one of Canberra's most desirable Heritage enclaves this charming 1920's Oakley and Parkes residence sits behind gates in a beautiful tree-line street, surrounded by established gardens and mature trees.

Classic sash windows, and character features are evidenced throughout with high ceilings, wide skirtings, picture rails, and hardwood timber floors. Well-proportioned living areas include a formal lounge, and dining room each with an original wood fireplace. Adjacent to the dining is a sunroom orientated perfectly to enjoy a verdant outlook and take full advantage of the delightful Northerly aspect and the expansive grounds. This versatile room would work equally well as a home office or for a range of different purposes.

The kitchen and bathrooms have been refreshed from their original state with the kitchen freshly painted and equipped with Miele appliances. The family/meals area has full length glass and observes a delightful leafy garden setting and outlook to a paved courtyard. Ample storage is also provided throughout, and car accommodation offers a single lock up garage and carport.

Prime central positioning means a genuine short walking distance to the Manuka Shopping Precinct as well as numerous well regarded schools including Canberra Girls Grammar, Canberra Grammar School, Forrest Primary and Telopea Park School.

Features:
• Desirable leafy Forrest location
• 1400m2 block
• Charming 1920's Oakley and Parkes residence
• Opportunity to renovate/extend (Approved plans for a substantial renovation prepared by leading Canberra architect Paul Tilse)
• Heritage features including 2 original fireplaces, colonial and sash windows, timber floors, high ceilings, wide skirtings and picture rails
• Functional floor plan with 3 bedrooms, all with built in robes, spacious master with ensuite
• Formal living and dining (both with original wood fireplaces)
• Sunroom with delightful garden outlooks
• Kitchen refreshed with Miele appliances incl oven, microwave and dishwasher
• Meals area off the kitchen with full length glass observing established gardens
• Bathroom and ensuite fittings and fixtures updated
• Sunny courtyard with greenery
• Ducted gas heating and air-conditioning
• Single lock up garage and carport
• Conveniently close to Canberra's top schools, Manuka and Deakin shops and cafes, the Parliamentary Triangle, and the CBD
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Key details

Property Type:House
Block:27
Section:3
Block Size:1400 *
Unimproved Value:$1,640,000 (2020)
Rates (Residential):$10,269*
Rates (Commercial):$82,751*
Rates (Rural):$3,023*
Land Tax (Residential):$17,833*
*These are approximate values based on available information.

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Block information
Block 27 Section 3 Forrest
Block size: 1400 (approx)
Unimproved value: $1,640,000 (2020)
Legal description: CANB/FORR/3/27/
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What's nearby

Forrest PrimaryPrimary School
0.4km
Telopea High SchoolHigh School
1.1km
The Canberra HospitalHospital
3.7km
Canberra CentreMajor Shopping Centre
4.3km
Australian National UniversityUniversity
4.2km
Aust. Federal Police CollCollege
1.6km
Manuka Post OfficePost Office
1.2km
Canberra Institute Of TechnologyTafe
3.5km

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20 Mar 2021
Sold at auction
Blackshaw Manuka
Contract: 20/03/2021
Listed: 25/02/2021
Days on market: 23
Block size: 1400m²
Transfer type: Full transfer
24 Feb 2017
Sold
Luton Properties Manuka
$1,770,000
Contract: 30/09/2016
Transfer: 24/02/2017
Listed: 02/12/2015
Days on market: 303
Block size: 1400m²
Transfer type: Full transfer
Purpose: Single residential dwelling
17 Sep 2009
Sold
Blackshaw Manuka
$1,800,000
Contract: 04/07/2009
Transfer: 17/09/2009
Listed: 11/06/2009
Days on market: 23
Block size: 1400m²
Transfer type: Full transfer
Purpose: Single residential dwelling
29 Mar 2007
Sold
Blackshaw Manuka
$1,340,000
Contract: 09/06/2006
Transfer: 29/03/2007
Listed: 19/05/2006
Days on market: 21
Block size: 1400m²
Transfer type: Full transfer
Purpose: Single residential dwelling
16 Jun 1998
Sold
$580,000
Contract: 01/04/1998
Transfer: 16/06/1998
Block size: 1400m²
Transfer type: Full transfer
Purpose: Single residential dwelling
29 Feb 1996
Sold
Contract: 01/07/1995
Transfer: 29/02/1996
Block size: 1400m²
Transfer type: Full transfer
Purpose: Single residential dwelling

Suburb and property insights

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Median Sale Price For Forrest
$1,310,000
Average Age
44 years
Population
1,615
Forrest's Property Profile
Forrest's Occupancy
Average Age
44 years
Population
1,615
Forrest's Property Profile
Forrest's Occupancy

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