New HomeOver 55's

Marian @ Manuka - 1/55 Franklin Street - 2 bedroom,Forrest ACT 2603

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Block size: 5040 m² approx.Retirement Village size: 210 m² approx.

Impressive in Size

Unique in design Unit 1 is the only one of its type in this very exclusive apartment complex to residents over 55 years and over.

Downsizing will be made easier when you move into this generous 107m2, 2 bedroom 2 bathroom apartment that offers a further 103m2 of external courtyard and private gardens.

This apartment features open plan living, a large kitchen complete with quality SMEG appliances, stone bench tops, two bedrooms, one with its own ensuite, adaptable second bathroom, dedicated study nook and a large laundry complete with Electrolux washer and dryer, wool carpets and blockout blinds are included.

Immerse yourself in outdoor living with 2 generous sized easy care landscaped courtyards that are almost as large as the apartment itself and provide private access onto Canberra Avenue.

So put the focus completely on you as 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.


  • 107m2 of internal living space with a 103m2 courtyard
  • 2 generous sized bedrooms with an ensuite and an adaptable bathroom
  • Luxuriously appointed kitchen with stone benches, premium SMEG appliances, soft closing drawers and ample storage
  • Deluxe tiles, wool carpet, blockout blinds and curtain tracks are included in this high quality fitout
  • Electrolux washer and dryer provided
  • North east aspect with sunlight and breezes
  • Quality block out blinds and curtain tracks come fitted with the apartment
  • NBN connection and wired for Foxtel
  • Apartment comes with one carpark space and oversized storage cage
  • One pet is allowed per property and more than one will need further approval
  • The development is exclusively to over 55's
  • These apartments are classed as Independent Living Units
  • 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
  • Restaurants, cafe's, boutiques, a cinema complex, supermarket and sporting ground on your doorstep;
  • Doctors, dentists, eye specialists, physiotherapists and pharmacies within walking distance
  • 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!
  • No Stamp Duty payable;
  • No Strata or Body Corporate fees payable;
  • No ACT Office Revenue Annual General Rates payable;
  • No ICON Water & Sewerage Account payable;
  • Just pay one monthly Management fee of $370.00
  • 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
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Glazed Windows
  • Family Room
  • Hopper
  • Intercom
  • Network Cabling
  • New Construction
  • Over 55s
  • Plans Approved
  • Reverse Cycle a/c
  • Study Nook
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Tuesday, 19 Nov
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Wednesday, 20 Nov
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Key Details

Property Type:Retirement Village
Block Size:5040 (approx)
Retirement Village Size:210 (approx)
Luton Properties Dickson, Projects
Next Inspection:
Tue 19 Nov,
12:00 PM

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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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