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135 Darwinia Terrace RIVETT, ACT 2611

Sold - Tuesday 14 December 2021, price undisclosed
Bed Icon4 Bedrooms
Bath Icon2 Bathrooms
Car Icon2 Parking
Unimproved value:A$430,000 (2020)
Bed Icon4 Bedrooms
Bath Icon2 Bathrooms
Car Icon2 Parking

A Piece of Canberra's History in Rivett

Auction Location: On site.

On the market for the first time in 44 years, this stunning 4-bedroom house could be the dream home you've been waiting for. The original build has seen many improvements over the years, bringing new life and a fresh look with each generation that has called this their "home-sweet-home". The effortless blend of heritage charm and modern finishes flow through this layout, showcasing its many features and functionality as a large, light-filled family home. Floor length windows flood each room with natural light, and the updated kitchen looks out onto the back patio and elaborate gardens.

Chapman has seen expansive growth in recent years, making this a wonderful opportunity to secure a home on the fringe. Nestled along the foothills of the Cooleman Ridge Nature Reserve with direct access Hindmarsh Drive, this is the perfect setting for anyone looking to make the most of the best Canberra has to offer.

From the many features, some of the best include:
- Heritage home with modern comforts throughout
- Two living areas, one as a fully enclosed sunroom
- Updated kitchen with modern Miele appliances
- Renovated bathrooms on both levels
- Master bedroom with built-in-robe
- Under stair storage
- Polished hardwood flooring
- Reverse cycle air conditioning
- Wood fire heating and wood shed
- Large, North-facing rear deck
- Fire pit area
- Established gardens with advanced Spruce Pines and Camellias
- Vegetable garden beds
- Mature fruit trees, including pink lady apples, dwarf cherry, peach, apricot and more
- Double garage
- Fully fenced yards
- Walking distance to Chapman Primary and Chapman local shops
- Short 3 minute drive to Stromlo High School
- Easy access to public transport
- Close to Cooleman Ridge Nature Reserve
- Views to Black Mountain Tower

Original architectural designs by AV Jennings, this property has been in the same family since 1977, it is now ready for a new owner to make this their own. There is nothing left for you to do, the heavy lifting has been done for you - just move in and enjoy all that it has to offer.

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Information about this House

  • Listed on
  • Last updated
  • Property typeHouse
  • Block27
  • Section36
  • Land / Dev PurposeSuburban Zone (RZ1)
  • Bedrooms4
  • Bathrooms2
  • Parking spaces2
  • EER1.0
  • Land valueA$430,000 (2020)
  • RatesA$2,424
  • Land taxA$3,301 if rented
* Figures quoted above are approximate values based on available information.

Sales History for 135 Darwinia Terrace RIVETT, ACT 2611

The House at 135 Darwinia Terrace RIVETT, ACT 2611 has been sold 1 time before, with the most recent sale being for $615,000 on 22 April 2020.

Sold DatePriceSale Type
A$615,000Full Property Transfer, Land & Improvements
Sold Date
Sale TypeFull Property Transfer, Land & Improvements
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Local Neighbourhood

135 Darwinia Terrace RIVETT, ACT 2611 has 22 schools within 5 kilometres, with the closest being Chapman Primary.

0.52 kmChapman PrimaryPerry Drive, Chapman Pin Icon
1.01 kmAlternative Education Program/Canberra CollegeFremantle Drive, Stirling Pin Icon
1.40 kmMount Stromlo High SchoolBadimara Street, Waramanga Pin Icon

About Rivett

135 Darwinia Terrace is located within the suburb of Rivett, which has a population of 3,193, a median age of 39 and an average household density of 2.5 people.

  • 3193Population
  • 39Median Age
  • 2.5Avg. Household Size
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