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$1,795,000 - $1,855,000

65 Franklin Street, Forrest ACT 2603

House size: 187 m² approx.UV: $1,563,000 (2019)

Relax in Sun-Soaked Luxury

OPEN HOME - Saturday May 30th from 12:00 - 12:30pm.  

Showcasing a truly outstanding layout and construction, this dual occupancy home perfectly blends modern design with a simple yet expansive floor plan to deliver an entirely private oasis in a prestigious location. The commanding home, spread over two levels, is set amongst lush foliage and is fully fenced, evoking an equal sense of tranquillity and security.

First impressions do not disappoint here. Clean lines draw you inside where you are greeted by high ceilings, sun-filled living spaces and a calming neutral palette. Ducted air conditioning, timber floorboards and an intercom and alarm system are just a few of the quality fixtures on offer here. The open plan living, dining and kitchen area is functional and considerate of a family's busy lifestyle.

The sleek galley style kitchen featuring European appliances, an abundance of storage and gas cooking is utterly stylish in its simplicity, ensuring mealtimes are both easy and enjoyable. Seamless indoor/outdoor living makes for great entertaining with the private outdoor garden and courtyard is sure to be a popular place to congregate.

Three generous bedrooms and an open study offer ideal places to retreat at the end of the day, with the master featuring a spacious ensuite for two and access to its own picturesque and private courtyard.

This stunning home sits on the corner of Franklin Street and Empire Circuit and is only 5 minutes walking distance to Manuka’s best cafes, restaurants and boutiques. The home delivers a great low maintenance property with fresh interiors, good proportions and a north facing spacious outdoor area for entertaining.

Features Include:
- An excellent design focused on low maintenance living with quality inclusions
- 187m2 of peaceful living
- Separate lounge and dining areas with plantation shutters
- Sunlit family area with access to courtyard
- Exquisite outdoor entertaining area with a plethora of mature trees and plants
- Gourmet kitchen perfect for preparing meals and entertaining guests
- Kitchen with 5 burner gas cooktop, stone bench tops and integrated fridge and freezer
- Miele appliances
- Master bedroom with walk-in robe, ensuite and private courtyard
- Two bedrooms on the top floor with built-in robes
- Open study area
- Spacious family bathroom with bathtub
- Ground floor powder room
- Alarm system
- Internal laundry with combined Miele washer/dryer
- Timber floorboards throughout ground floor
- Double garage with dual access to the rear and internal access to the house
- Security fencing and gates
- Irrigation system

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Saturday, 30 May
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Saturday, 30 May
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Key Details

Property Type:House
House Size:187 (approx)
Unimproved Value:$1,563,000 (2019)
Rates:Approx. $8,846 pa (Assuming residential)
Land Tax:Approx. $15,593 pa (If rented out)
Stamp Duty:$81,493
LJ Hooker Manuka
Next Inspection:
Sat 30 May,
12:00 PM

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Block 1 Section 26 Forrest
Unimproved value: $1,563,000 (2019)
Legal description: CANB/FORR/26/1/1
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What's Nearby

Telopea Primary School, BartonPrimary School
Telopea High School, BartonHigh School
The Canberra HospitalHospital
Canberra CentreMajor Shopping Centre
Australian National UniversityUniversity
Aust. Federal Police CollCollege
Manuka Post OfficePost Office

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