Nestled in an exceptional street in Hughes known for its large setbacks and aesthetic homes, 7 Pope Street is no exception with appealing street presence behind a sizeable front lawn.
An abundance of space is evident as you enter this beautiful inner Woden abode. Timber flooring throughout and complimented pleasantly by the exceptional amount of light filling every corner. An open plan, L-shaped lounge-dining can be found wrapping the front of the home comforted by an open fireplace and westerly facing bay window, a perfect afternoon reading spot. If you haven’t had time to light the fire on a winters days, there is no concern as ducted gas heating delivers warmth to the entire home and in the warmer months, evaporative cooling ensures comfort year-round.
The smartly designed and renovated kitchen is equipped with state-of-the-art appliances including induction cooktop, electric oven, and dishwasher. This space also incorporates endless storage in addition to the large pantry, a breakfast bar and separate island bench space, a neatly concealed European laundry to one side and all while overlooking the entertainers dream - an enormous northerly facing, covered rear deck.
The addition of a separate living area is strongly desired in a growing family and the lounge/rumpus to the rear of the home provides just that. In the northerly corner of the home, accessing the deck and offering a built-in bar, this space is undoubtedly a feature which parents will find retreat in but also relish in the seamless entertaining options it affords.
A considered floor plan finds the bedrooms at the opposite end of the home to that of the living areas allowing growing families to let the kids sleep, while the adults continue festivities. Five bedrooms in total, all exceptional proportion and accommodated by built in robes and Venetian window furnishings.
Four of the bedrooms are serviced by a spacious main bathroom incorporating temperature controlled hot water, heated towel rails and a bathtub. If the extra living space wasn’t enough, then the oversized main bedroom to the rear of the home, also capturing the northerly aspect is sure to provide the retreat necessary at the end of a long day. Accompanied by a his and hers walk in robe and spacious, functional ensuite, you will have no trouble fitting a king size bed, reading chair and still have room to do your morning yoga routine.
A double garage with remote access and extra workshop space is conveniently positioned to the side of the home providing plenty of parking options in addition to the garage. The large backyard has established gardens around a generous lawn area overlooked by a children's playhouse and the extraordinary deck.
Opportunities like this do not come available in this tightly held suburb often. You are not only within 500m of the well serviced Hughes shopping complex, but you are also offered excellent schooling options, in an unbeatable location in close proximity to Canberra Hospital, Woden town centre and the city.
Contact us today to register your interest and for more information, attend our next open home or book a private inspection, but whatever happens do not let this one pass you by.
• Substantial home and block of land in desired suburb of Hughes.
• Excellent internal layout
• Ducted gas heating in the floor and evaporative cooling in the ceiling.
• Separate living areas
• Enormous, northerly facing covered rear deck
• Double garage with remote access
• Excellent schooling options and fantastic location in close proximity to Woden, the City and Canberra Hospital
Block Size: 1010m2 (approx.)
Living Area: 215m2 (approx.)
Year of development: 1965; Extension 1981; Additions & Alterations 1989, 2002 & 2011
General Rates: $1162 p/qtr. (approx.)
Land Tax: (if rented out) $1835 p/qtr. (approx.)