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Marian @ Manuka - 8/55 Franklin Street - 2 bedroom, Forrest ACT 2603

Retirement Village2116.0
Block size: 5040 m² approx.UV: $2,465,000 (2020)
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Welcome to Marian Manuka

Due to the current ACT lockdown restrictions, no inspections in person or via FaceTime/Zoom can be conducted. When restrictions regarding inspections are changed or eased (in person or virtual) we will update all website listings.

There comes a time in life when you can finally put the focus completely on you.
And Marian Manuka offers you the best possible canvas which to create a new and exciting lifestyle.

Located in the vibrant heart of Manuka village, you'll have unlimited access to some of Canberra's best restaurants, cafes, boutique shops, a popular cinema, and one of Australia's most beautiful sporting ovals. A little further afield you have the scenic Telopea Park and cosmopolitan hub of Kingston Foreshore, with the nation's finest cultural institutions just a short drive or bus ride away.

When you want to escape from the hustle and bustle you can retreat into the soundproof sanctuary of your luxuriously appointed and spacious apartment.

Marian Manuka is an exclusive apartment complex to residents 55 years and over and you'll have the peace of mind that comes from knowing you are living in a community of like-minded people who aspire to the same quality of life as you.

So why settle for second best, when everything you could ever want is right here at Marian in Manuka.

a 79m of internal living space with a 24m entertaining balcony

a 2 bedrooms with adaptable bathroom

a Open living and dining

a Luxuriously appointed kitchen with stone benches, premium SMEG appliances, soft closing drawers and ample storage

a Electrolux washer and dryer provided

a North east aspect with sunlight and breezes

a Quality block out blinds and curtain tracks come fitted with the apartment

a NBN connection and wired for Foxtel

a Apartment comes with one carpark space and oversized storage cage

a One pet is allowed per property and more than one will need further approval

a The development is exclusively to over 55's

a These apartments are classed as Independent Living Units

a Proudly built by Hindmarsh Construction - one of Canberra's best construction companies for building apartments which will offer peace of mind for high quality build and fit out

a Restaurants, cafe's, boutiques, a cinema complex, supermarket and sporting ground on your doorstep;

a Doctors, dentists, eye specialists, physiotherapists and pharmacies within walking distance

a All your internal maintenance in the apartment will be looked after by a Facility Services Manager - you will never have to change another light bulb ever!

a No Stamp Duty payable;

a No Strata or Body Corporate fees payable;

a No ACT Office Revenue Annual General Rates payable;

a No ICON Water & Sewerage Account payable;

a Just pay one monthly Management fee of $370.00

a Share the Capital Gain with the operator 50:50

Please note open for inspection times. Should you require to visit Marian at another time we are happy to coordinate an appointment for you.

  • Allocated Car Space
  • Breakfast Room
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Disability Friendly
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Glazed Windows
  • Family Room
  • Intercom
  • New Construction
  • Plans Approved
  • Reverse Cycle a/c
  • Shower


No open inspections scheduled.

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Key details

Property Type:Retirement Village
Block Size:5040 *
Unimproved Value:$2,465,000 (2020)
Rates (Residential):$16,287*
Rates (Commercial):$126,702*
Rates (Rural):$4,280*
Land Tax (Residential):$27,130*
*These are approximate values based on available information.

About the development

Marian @ Manuka

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Block 1 Section 25 Forrest
Block size: 5040 (approx)
Unimproved value: $2,465,000 (2020)
Legal description: CANB/FORR/25/1
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What's nearby

Telopea Primary SchoolPrimary School
Telopea High SchoolHigh School
The Canberra HospitalHospital
Canberra CentreMajor Shopping Centre
Australian National UniversityUniversity
Aust. Federal Police CollCollege
Manuka Post OfficePost Office
Canberra Institute Of TechnologyTafe

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About Forrest

Forrest home designed by The Lodge architect sells for $5.06 million
Median salesUnimproved value for Marian @ Manuka - 8/55 Franklin Street - 2 bedroom
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Average Age
44 years
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