Magnificent estate-like grounds with land exceeding 8000 m2
Viewings on Sunday by appointment only from 2:15pm. SMS Mario Sanfrancesco 0412 448 027.
No 6 Wickham Crescent in Old Red Hill is undeniably one of Canberra's most rare and unique offerings, owned by the same family for more than 4 decades. Absolute prime positioning in a highly prestigious location, the property boasts a massive parcel of land spanning some 8000m2. Surrounded by beautiful sprawling estate-like grounds, the majestic residence sits proud with a sweeping semi-circular drive, expansive lush lawns and picturesque gardens. A peaceful sanctuary is created by manicured hedging, stunning rose gardens: complete with large swimming pool and spa room. A freestanding sun-drenched studio also overlooks a sparkling pool and the glorious surrounds. A setting like this is usually seen in locations like the Southern Highlands.
The residence itself is spacious, quality-built with a well-proportioned living and dining plus large family and rumpus/game room; suitable also as a home theatre. All four bedrooms are of good size with built in robes. A nearby study easily converts to a fifth bedroom or for another purpose. A tasteful open style kitchen is spacious with premium Miele appliances, custom joinery, stone bench tops plus walk-in pantry, also enjoying a private courtyard outlook.
Golden potential is right at your door-step providing development opportunity with over 950m2 of permitted gross floor area with a possible 20 metre frontage (current dwelling setback approx 52 meters) - subject to planning approval.
Absolute convenience with walking distance to Red Hill Nature Reserve, both Canberra Grammar school and Canberra Girls Grammar. A peaceful stroll through the Inner-South to Manuka shopping precinct and Kingston, and Parliamentary Triangle is within close range.
Features: • Massive premium 8000+ m2 block with development opportunity • Substantial residence surrounded expansive estate-like grounds • Generous living/dining/family + rumpus • 4 bedrooms + study (easily converted to 5th bedroom) • 2 bathrooms, one with under floor heating • Additional toilet and shower in spa room • Expansive open style kitchen with Miele appliances • Walk-in pantry • Excellent storage • Sunroom adjacent to main bedroom • 3 open fireplaces plus a slow combustion heater • 13 metre solar heated swimming pool + spa room • Free standing studio (overlooking pool and beautiful grounds) • Wine cellar • Ducted heating / cooling • Double garage with internal access • Computerized irrigation system with licensed bore • Close proximity to Red Hill Nature Reserve, both Canberra Grammar School, Manuka village + Parliamentary Triangle
A block's planning zone defines how that land can be used and what can be built on it.
A right to use a part of land owned by another person for a specific purpose. The most common forms of easements are for services, such as water, electricity or sewerage.
The value of a block of land without any buildings, landscaping, paths, or fences. This is different to the block's market value. A block's unimproved value is used to calculate rates and land tax charges.
This represents the shape of the geographical land. Closely spaced contour lines represent a steep slope. Widely spaced lines represent a gentle slope.