8/7 Mugglestone Place Bruce, ACT 2617



Sold at: 24-10-2020

Often Sought but Rarely Found

Immersed in a tranquil setting amongst the symphony of the chirping birds and the lush gardens, this resort-style home backing Gossan Hill Nature Reserve captures picturesque views to the surrounding district, mountains, and nature reserves from its elevated position.

Defined by its flexible floorplan and its warm and welcoming ambience the home exudes, this distinctive residence features stylish renovations for versatile family living and entertaining, whilst retaining its classic features. An open outlook with views to the gardens from most rooms enhances an encompassing ambience of space and light and a seamless transition between indoors and out. Central to the home is the beautiful park-like gardens surrounding the entertaining areas.

Spaciously designed with separate formal and informal living areas, the home consists of four large bedrooms, the master with ensuite and walk-in-robe, opening out to a balcony with garden and reserve views. The new, expansive kitchen rests at the heart of the home, overlooking the family and casual dining areas opening to the deck with views to the gardens. Additional accommodation includes a new bathroom, laundry and a large two-car garage with lots of storage space.

Privately hidden away behind the quiet local streets, this exquisite, home sitting on an approximate 898m2 parcel of land, offers serene country-resort style living within the city and is truly a welcome oasis for the family or the perfect escape for the busy executive in a premium, sought-after location.

• Situated in the 'Bruce Gardens' complex of only nine homes
• Backing Gossan Hill Nature Reserve
• Located in an elevated position on the high side of a sought-after street
• Views to the surrounding district, mountains, and nature reserves
• Total house size: 222.17m2
• Sun-drenched home
• Very private
• Radiates a warm and welcoming ambience
• Large parcel of land of 898m2, being the largest block in the complex
• Direct gated access to Gossan Hill Nature Reserve (the only house with
direct gated access in the complex)
• Surrounded by beautiful gardens
• Completely free-standing
• Quality-built home
• Fully renovated
• Very functional floorplan
• Most rooms feature a garden view
• Four large bedrooms, three with robes
• Large master bedroom with a new ensuite, walk-in-robe and deck
• Separate formal lounge and dining rooms
• Dining room features direct access to the outdoor entertaining and garden
• Large family room and casual dining with views
• Spacious, new kitchen with stone benchtop, gas cooktop and quality
European appliances
• Ducted gas heating throughout
• Three reverse-cycle air-conditioners (one new) located in the family room,
lounge room and master bedroom
• Beautiful loft ceilings in the formal lounge and dining rooms
• Automatic dripper system throughout the garden
• New window furnishings
• Insulation to outer walls
• New carpet
• Freshly painted
• Timber 'Merbau" floating floor to all the living areas
• New ensuite and bathroom
• 'Crimsafe' security screens to windows and doors, keyed alike
• Second driveway for side access for the trailer, etc
• Large double garage with ample storage, making it ideal for the handyman
or the car enthusiast
• Kept in pristine condition
• NBN connected to the house
• Sensor lights to the garage, back and front doors
• Antennae points in the lounge room and family room
• Beautifully landscaped, private garden
• Paved outdoor entertaining area
• Mature gardens with an array of natives, camellias, azaleas and fruit trees
• Within walking distance to Radford College, Lake Ginninderra College,
Canberra High School, Aranda Primary School, St Vincent de Paul Primary
School, Aranda and The University of Canberra
• Easy access to CIT Campus, Belconnen Mall, Jamison Centre, nearby bus
stops and other amenities

Key details

  • Property Type House
  • Block Size 898 sqm
  • Tax Rates Approx 3551.92 Per Year
  • EER 3.0
  • Date Listed 08-10-2020