Auction Sat 2 Oct

237 La Perouse Street Red Hill, ACT 2603


A home for all reasons

This 1960's residence of substantial proportions, is north facing and set back on a tree lined quarter acre block.

A must-see for investors, up-sizers, diplomatic missions, home businesses, or those with big dreams for future enhancement.

Respectfully updated by its 20-year owner, the home offers generous, light-filled living spaces, four bedrooms plus a separate study/home office all with gorgeous views of the front and rear gardens.

The home also provides a self-contained one-bedroom flat with its own carport, and separate entrance off Beagle Street. Its also has electrical metering offering the privacy of multi-generational living or guest accommodation, an office for home business, or additional rental income.

With fabulous northerly orientation and ample roof space the home is also a perfectly placed property for solar energy generation and storage conversion with the power board already upgraded.

Wake each morning to the sound of birdsong and sunshine streaming all main bedrooms (one with ensuite). Then wander through the well-designed spacious, sun filled lounge room and then into the large dining and kitchen space; perfect for entertaining.

A sliding door in the kitchen takes you out onto a huge weather protected deck, ideal for large gatherings with family or friends during the languid summer months. The self-contained flat also opens onto the deck.

Located in the prestigious inner south of Canberra, this property offers convenience and easy access to many popular amenities. The home is within walking distance of Canberra Grammar School, Red Hill Primary and St Bedes Primary School relieving the stress of transportation to and from school.

The well-provisioned Red Hill shops are a short walk, and the lively shopping and dining precincts of Manuka and Kingston just a 5-minute drive away.

+ large quarter acre block, with well-established trees
+ well-designed 1960's home in a prestigious street in prime location
+ spacious, north facing lounge area with large windows overlooking front garden
+ formal dining room between the lounge room and kitchen
+ kitchen with window and sliding door leading to large deck and rear garden
+ large front garden with several 'feature' trees offering visual delight in spring and autumn
+ ducted gas heating throughout + reverse cycle heating in living areas
+ all 4 bedrooms and study/home office (adjoining lounge room) with garden views
+ 2 main north-facing bedrooms, both with built in robes, one with ensuite
+ Main bathroom with large shower recess, bath and toilet
+ Laundry room, with own access door to clothesline via deck
+ Security of internal access via the double garage
+ Large double garage space with additional storeroom at the rear
+ Separate, self-contained one-bedroom flat - current rental return $400 per week.

Unimproved Value (UV) as at 1 January 2021 is now $1,231,000

Key details

  • Property Type House
  • Block Size 1176 sqm
  • Tax Rates Approx 7318.2 Per Year
  • EER 1.5
  • Date Listed 05-08-2021