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17 Buscombe Street FORDE, ACT 2914

Sold - Saturday 2 April 2022 for $1,300,000
Bed Icon4 Bedrooms
Bath Icon2 Bathrooms
Car Icon2 Parking
Block size:452
Bed Icon4 Bedrooms
Bath Icon2 Bathrooms
Car Icon2 Parking

Sold via Auction - $1,300,000

Setting the benchmark for desirability, this stunning four bedroom residence takes full advantage of the stunning location and 452 sqm block. With a design that has an eye for family living, the home provides multiple living and entertaining areas and a perfect fusion of indoor & outdoor spaces that will allow the largest of families to enjoy major family events or more intimate gatherings. Meanwhile externally, this home is one of the very few properties in Forde that offers dual gated side access, perfect for storing a trailer, caravan or boat.
Filled with an abundance of natural light, intricate finishing and smart technological features the property will impress as soon as you walk through the front door. Located on Buscombe Street, only a 1-minute stroll to bike paths, public transport, the famous Frankies at Forde and Burgmann school. Buscombe is one of Forde's most desirable and friendly streets.

- One of very few properties in Forde that offers gated side-access that will fit a trailer, caravan or boat
- 3 x covered outdoor living areas
- Situated on Buscombe Street, the original Forde display street, corner block, 双八 also 8 Santospirito Street Forde
- Gas cooktop, electric oven
- Instantaneous hot water
- Smart wired house, all rooms have TV, phone and internet connection
- In ceiling speakers and wall connections for a 5.1 surround sound system
- LED ceiling lights throughout
- 6 zone security system
- NBN Fibre to the Home Connection (FTTH)
- Ducted vacuum system
- Gas connection in courtyard for outdoor BBQ along with external power point
- Multiple skylights installed ensure plenty of natural light
- 1 solar powered roof ventilation system and 1 whirly bird removing hot air from roof space
- Ecoheat system that provides cost-effective natural heating and cooling year round
- Reverse cycle Air conditioning with zone control
- Approximately 9 years left on 47.5 cents per KW/h contract (4-6 times current rates) with ACTEWAGL for solar panel generation – reducing or eliminating power bills. 2.09 kW solar system, 11 Panels, 190 W, SMA SB-2500 Inverter
- Large garage with two additional storage areas
- Convenient entry and exit to Forde, only 1 street and set of traffic lights onto Horse Park Drive
- A short walk/cycle to Yerrabi Pond, Bonner Shops and Amaroo Shops. Avoid a car trip and walk to the shops.
- Only 25 minutes by bike to Belconnen with bike path infrastructure the entire way
- Residence: 266 sqm
- Garage: 46 sqm
- Outdoor Living: 110 sqm
- Block: 452 sqm

- Rates: $740 per quarter
- Land Tax: $1,078 per quarter
- Rental Estimate: $870 - $880 per week

Disclaimer: The material and information contained within this marketing is for general information purposes only. Stone Gungahlin does not accept responsibility and disclaim all liabilities regarding any errors or inaccuracies contained herein. You should not rely upon this material as a basis for making any formal decisions. We recommend all interested parties to make further enquiries.

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  • Property typeHouse
  • Block size452m² (approx)
  • Building size266m² (approx)
  • Land / Dev PurposeUrban Residential Zone (RZ3)
  • Bedrooms4
  • Bathrooms2
  • Parking spaces2
  • EER5.0
* Figures quoted above are approximate values based on available information.

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Local Neighbourhood

17 Buscombe Street FORDE, ACT 2914 has 12 schools within 5 kilometres, with the closest being Neville Bonner Primary School.

1.10 kmNeville Bonner Primary SchoolMabo Boulevard, Bonner Pin Icon
1.25 kmAmaroo SchoolKatherine Avenue, Amaroo Pin Icon
1.58 kmGood Shepherd Primary SchoolBurdekin Avenue, Amaroo Pin Icon

About Forde

17 Buscombe Street is located within the suburb of Forde, which has a population of 4,308, a median age of 33 and an average household density of 3.2 people.

  • 4308Population
  • 33Median Age
  • 3.2Avg. Household Size
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Established Families
Single Parent Families
Group Household

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Not Stated

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Owned w/ Mortgage
Owned Outright
Rented Privately

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