12 Gilbert Place
Frenchs Forest

Sold $2,005,000

Family oasis in tranquil leafy cul-de-sac on 992sqm land

FIND. Tucked away at the bottom of an idyllic, tree-lined cul-de-sac in the Bantry Bay area, this charming weatherboard home has been loved by the same family for the last 42 years. Meticulously cared for and presented in pristine condition, this immaculate home offers multiple living spaces, a stunning park-like backyard, and lots of exciting opportunity to make it your own.

LOVE. The soothing leafy outlooks from almost every window, the sun-dappled interiors throughout the home, the quiet tranquillity of this location, and the real sense of privacy is what makes this home so special. This tightly-held cul-de-sac offers a truly idyllic environment for family life, with lots of friendly neighbours, and a leafy reserve where the kids can play.
- The lounge room looks out over the lovely greenery from the garden, whilst the dining area offers easy flow to the lounge and kitchen
- A second sitting area flows outwards to a large entertainer's deck, where you can enjoy the outlook over the sunny backyard
- Private, sun-dappled nor-east facing backyard with beautiful trees, established gardens beds and plants
- Well-appointed kitchen with timber cabinets, Miele induction cooktop and dishwasher with adjoining laundry
- Master bedroom with shower en-suite plus a walk-in wardrobe and garden access, illuminated by beautiful northerly sunshine
- Three additional bedrooms all with carpet and built-in storage & large windows bringing in the light
- Original bathroom with bathtub and separate shower
- Ducted heating and cooling throughout the house
- Extensive driveway parking space plus a covered carport

LIVE. This quiet cul-de-sac offers a protected, quiet space that will be appreciated by families with children. Frenchs Forest is a relaxed suburb that has great amenities as well as outstanding access to many lifestyle hubs around the northern beaches as well as to the city and beyond. The Wakehurst Parkway offers quick travel up and down the beaches and also offering quick access to the Sydney CBD, and there is the convenience of having local shops and cafes just moments away, as well as having bush walks and national park nearby.

RATES/SIZE:
Water rates: Approx $160 pq
Council rates: Approx $458 pq

Size: Land Approx 992 sqm

ABOUT THE AREA

Local Transport:
- Express buses to CBD
- Buses to Chatswood, Westfield Warringah Mall, Terry Hills and North Sydney
- Direct buses to Manly and Dee Why from Forestway shopping centre

Shopping:
- Glenrose Village shops, restaurants and cafes
- Forest Way shopping centre
- Glen Street Theatre and Bar

Schools:
- Frenchs Forest Primary School
- Wakehurst Primary School
- Forest High School
- Oxford Falls Grammar

WHAT THE OWNER LOVES:
- There's such a wonderful community feel on the street, where there are always lots of families and other children to play with.
- Sunlight fills every room and yet it feels like you're hidden away underneath a canopy of trees.
- The gardens are beautifully established, there's lots of birdlife, and there is a real sense of privacy in this home.

Disclaimer: Whilst every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy and thoroughness of the information provided to you in our marketing material, we cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided by our Vendors, and as such, Cunninghams makes no statement, representation or warranty, and assumes no legal liability in relation to the accuracy of the information provided. Interested parties should conduct their own due diligence in relation to each property they are considering purchasing. All photographs, maps and images are representative only, for marketing purposes. Some images show virtual styling.

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4 Bed
2 Bath
2 Car
Sold October 2022
Details
Land Size: 992sqm
Water Rates: $160 per quarter
Council Rates: $458 per quarter
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Anita Wildash

Anita Wildash

Residential Sales

0411 147 796 02 9430 9427 anita@cunninghamsre.com.au
James Haywood

James Haywood

Director, Residential Sales

0402 897 660 02 9430 9451 james@cunninghamsre.com.au