This home offers a great opportunity for those wanting to enter the property market as a first home buyer with considerable stamp duty concessions, or equally as an investment property. Interest rates are at an all time historical low with indication this will remain so for a period of time. The three bed, one bath home has been recently renovated offering a clean crisp light interior with statement red floorboards throughout, creating a sense of earthy warmth with practicality. The home gives glimpses of its old world charm with a feature leadlight glass front door and timber wainscoting panelling.
The location within Oak Flats is ideal for a family with the local primary school directly across the road and a mere three minute walk to the cafes, shops, post office, banks and library in the main street. The local swimming pool is also only a street away with beautiful Lake Illawarra also in walking distance to an abundance of parklands with numerous walking tracks and bike trails.
The home has been freshly painted throughout, has new blinds, internal gas outlet and has a built in robe in the main bedroom. The property is on a corner block that is fully fenced and has convenient car access on both side streets. There is also ample yard space on all three sides of the home for the kids to play in. The outdoor undercover area functions as an alfresco entertaining area or as a carport, and also provides opportunity for further enhancement of this area with some clever DIY reno work. There is also additional space for further onsite parking.
Oak Flats is a sought after community and particularly the location of this home, with the area having much to offer including easy access to the local swimming pool, bike trails, beaches and parklands. The new Waterfront Marina precinct and Shellharbour Village are both about 5 minutes away with Stockland Shopping Centre and Movie Precinct also nearby. Oak Flats train station is just down the road. Wollongong is only 24kms away, 13 minutes to Kiama and 15 minutes to Jamberoo Action Park. The new Shellharbour Airport is just 6 minutes away providing regular flights to Melbourne and Brisbane each week. It is also only a 1 hour drive to the Southern suburbs of Sydney.