23 Gertrude Street

Sold $1,530,000

Exclusively located, spacious solid brick home ripe for renovation

*Set in an idyllic cul-de-sac location, this original full brick residence, held by the same family for more than 46 years, presents a fantastic opportunity to secure a position in an exclusive Balgowlah Heights family enclave

*Offering a perfectly level 688sqm (approx) of prime real estate, the substantial double storey home offers huge potential to modernize and extend to fully capitalise on the land size, views and position.

*Entry via the upper level sunroom immediately reveals a sensational ocean vista over Manly and the Northern Beaches, which is also enjoyed from the light and airy master & second bedrooms situated at the front of property. The favoured north easterly aspect ensures sunshine throughout the day & an abundance of natural light.

*Immaculately presented, the expansive open plan formal living and dining has convenient direct access to the kitchen, as well as a seamless flow out to a covered alfresco entertaining area. Sit back and enjoy the very private & perfectly maintained rear gardens and level lawn, perfect for a safe family haven and offering ample space for a pool if desired.

*Ample accommodation adequately satisfies the needs for the growing family, and the spacious bedrooms are replete with classic built-in robes and serviced by the well presented family and guest bathrooms.

*On the lower level, a separately zoned living & double bedroom present an ideal teen retreat or guest accommodation. The living area could be repurposed as a 4th bedroom if required. Accessible via internal staircase, ultimate privacy is also afforded by way of its own personal access at driveway level.

*An further informal living room offers a substantial, light-filled alternative space to relax, and has its own separate access to the outside entertaining area and yard.

*Further features complete the package with plentiful internal & under house storage, as well as off-street parking for up to four cars. The addition of an upper level (STCA) presents the potential to further maximise stunning ocean coastal vistas, & the opportunity to create a home of true distinction for the area.

*The unique & highly sought after position is desirably exclusive & the potential to create the ultimate dream home limitless. With just a short level stroll to local Balgowlah Heights village shops, & close proximity to a choice of pristine beaches & parkland, a wonderful opportunity awaits the discerning buyer to enjoy the wonderful lifestyle on offer.

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3 Bed
2 Bath
2 Car
Sold October 2010
Steve Lambley

Steve Lambley

Director, Residential Sales

0402 859 644 02 9430 9404 steve@cunninghamsre.com.au