2 1 1
Set against a magnificent harbour backdrop with uninterrupted views over Elkington Park across to Cockatoo Island and all the way to North Sydney, this prime harbourside apartment presents a rare opportunity in an absolute waterfront address. Well-presented and bathed in northern light, it features combined living/dining opening to a sun washed balcony overlooking the boat-studded water. There is a neat original kitchen, while the bedrooms are well-scaled and the main enjoys access to the balcony. Although immediately liveable as is, it presents exciting potential for a creative revamp/modern renovation. Complete with undercover parking, it is placed metres to Dawn Fraser Sea Baths, beautiful harbourside parklands and public transport.
Water Rates: $150 per quarter (approx)
Council Rates; $331 per quarter (approx)
Strata Rates: $1,550 per quarter (approx)
Land: 0.00 hectare
The area now known as Balmain was part of a 550 acre (2.2 km²) grant to colonial surgeon Dr William Balmain (1762–1803) made in 1800 by Governor John Hunter. A year later, Balmain transferred his entire holding to settle a debt to John Bothwick Gilchrist before returning to Scotland. The legality of the land transfer from Balmain to Gilchrist for only 5 shillings was challenged by... Read More »