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59/18 Leichhardt Street GRIFFITH, ACT 2603

Sold - Thursday 28 July 2022, price undisclosed
Bed Icon3 Bedrooms
Bath Icon2 Bathrooms
Car Icon1 Parking
Bed Icon3 Bedrooms
Bath Icon2 Bathrooms
Car Icon1 Parking


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This beautiful, top floor, three-bedroom apartment sits within the leafy Kingston Terrace complex, ideally positioned, close to the Kingston and Manuka Precincts, and an easy stroll to Lake Burly Griffin. The luscious, green gardens and inground pool arena, are a feature of this character filled, 90's complex. Arranged in an open plan with a span of full height glazing, the home is drenched in light and flows to deep balcony, offering a wonderful view to tree canopies and an easy alfresco lifestyle.

A shining example of Canberra's iconic, quality complexes, Kingston Terrace, is an enduring classic that has become more interesting with time. Standing out from the boxy blandness of so many modern developments, the complex is both individual and welcoming. Set within a private garden, there is a felt experience of sanctuary - dappled shade, meandering paths, lush lawns, kid friendly, communal amenities - and a restful, homely atmosphere.

A natural harmony characterises the interior of number 59, the toned-down palette feels fresh and welcoming. The focal point of the living, dining, kitchen is the expansive, glazed sliding doors, to balcony, creating a wonderful light, airy living experience. The elevated aspect and seamless inside out flow, extends the apartment and provides a fabulous outlook to expansive sky and the ever changing and wonderful presence of tree life. The balcony is a sanctuary for bird watching, peaceful repose and equally, an ideal arena for celebration, connection - think, long summer evenings, dinner parties with family and friends, a table set for plenty.

The master bedroom is generous with views to greenery, built-in-robe and ensuite. The second and third bedroom are both good sized and have a generous amount of built-in-storage and centre around a family bathroom with tub. There is also a separate laundry and single space, garage parking. It is worth noting that the quality, double brick construction of this complex, lends the home, excellent thermal/sound insulating properties.

Griffith is famous for its wide tree lined streets, lovely combo of old and new homes, parklands and historic Manuka shopping precinct. The apartment is a short stroll form old Kingston and Kingston Foreshore which offer, a bevy of independent cafes, restaurants and pubs. Local favorites include, Silo Cafe, The Durham Castle Arms and the ever popular, Brodburger. It is just a few steps to the Heritage listed Manuka Pool and Lake Burly Griffin with its shared bike and walking trails. Red Hill nature reserve is a nearby, offering bush trails and elevated views across Canberra. The Bus Depot Markets are at hand, as well as Canberra Glassworks and the National Institutions that line the lake, including the National Gallery. The apartment is also close to transport, public and private schools and is a stone's throw from Capital Hill and the CBD.

features -
.situated one block from Green Square
.attractive, established, low-rise complex, leafy street
.three generous bedrooms
.expansive open living & dining area
.large balcony with lovely aspect
.spacious main bedroom with ensuite & walk-in robe
.updated throughout and beautifully presented
.well-appointed, open plan kitchen
.separate laundry
.easy walk to shops, cafes & restaurants - Kingston, Manuka Village & Old Bus Depot markets
.conveniently close to Barton, Russell & the City
.single basement car park plus storage
.complex pool, BBQ area, half size tennis court and children's play area.

EER: 3.5
Living: 117m2
Balcony: 11m2
Rates: $2,773.77 p/a (approx.)
Land tax: $3,298.26 p/a (approx)
Strata levies: $1,435.81 p/q (approx)
Rental Estimate - $750 - $800 per week approx.

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  • Property typeApartment
  • Land / Dev PurposeHigh Density Residential Zone (RZ5)
  • Bedrooms3
  • Bathrooms2
  • Parking spaces1
  • EER3.5
  • Stamp dutyA$28,100
* Figures quoted above are approximate values based on available information.

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Local Neighbourhood

59/18 Leichhardt Street GRIFFITH, ACT 2603 has 28 schools within 5 kilometres, with the closest being St Edmund's College.

0.54 kmSt Edmund's CollegeCanberra Avenue, Griffith Pin Icon
0.82 kmSt Clare's CollegeMcMillan Crescent, Griffith Pin Icon
0.83 kmTelopea Park SchoolNew South Wales Crescent, Barton Pin Icon

About Griffith

59/18 Leichhardt Street is located within the suburb of Griffith, which has a population of 4,575, a median age of 40 and an average household density of 2.1 people.

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  • 40Median Age
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