Fantastic Figtree Character Home Close To Ammenities
3 1 1Occupying an elevated, corner block in the heart of Figtree, the savvy first home buyer or renovator will appreciate this 3 bedroom home, loaded with character and packed with value. Ticking all the boxes, this traditional residence enjoys an ultra-convenient location, footsteps to shops, cafes, parks and schools.
Nestled in a peaceful and quiet pocket of Figtree, major amenities are within a 10-minute walk including Figtree Grove Shopping Centre, home to Coles, Woolworths, Kmart, cafes and services. Surrounded by beautiful parks, ovals and playing fields, there are so many places to explore with the kids or take Fido for an afternoon walk to the pet-friendly Figtree Oval for a play.
A family-friendly suburb, the residence is also within proximity to local schools including Figtree Public School, Figtree High School and early learning centres. Other facilities nearby include the Figtree Private Hospital and the popular Figgy Bowlo, whilst the pristine sands of the renowned Wollongong beaches are moments away.
Easily accessible to the highway, the home is only a 10-minute drive to Wollongong CBD and a 90-minute drive to Sydney, making light work of the morning commute.
Exuding heart and warmth at every turn, this weatherboard home boasts a plethora of traditional elements adding to its charm, showcasing soaring high ceilings with ornate details and rustic timber flooring. An original brick fireplace with mantle rests in the spacious lounge room and houses an electric heater. Striking timber archways lead to the country-style kitchen equipped with all the trimmings you need to whip up a classic Sunday night roast dinner. The kitchen overlooks the dining room and flows with ease to the full-width deck for effortless entertaining. Or, chill out and relax in a hammock as you take in the scenic view of the lush, lawn and established gardens, complete with fruit trees!
The 3 large bedrooms are serviced by a family bathroom featuring a bath, shower and a toilet. A study located at the front of the property is a versatile space which could also be converted to a 4th bedroom or sunroom.
Other quality attributes of the home include split system air-conditioning, huge internal laundry, linen cupboard and a 2.8m x 6m garage. When it comes to storage, this house delivers it in spades equipped with a decent amount of under house storage – ideal for the growing family!
First home buyers and renovators: this well-presented abode is waiting for you to unlock the potential within. Ready to move in as is, there is endless opportunity to add value or personalise to suit your needs. Investors will also appreciate the solid weekly returns and prime location. Walking distance to all the modern-day conveniences you desire, yet far enough away from the hustle and bustle to enjoy a relaxed, coastal lifestyle, this affordable home is a must to inspect.
Council $450.00 pq* | Water $200.00 pq* | Expected Rent $480 pw* approx
All Figures are approximate*