After a hard week at work – and when life returns to normal – meet your friends and unwind with Friday night drinks at the Warehouse, a superb spot that offers coffee by day and transforms into a bar at night.
Saturday morning, hit the gym and swim a few laps in the magnesium pool before relaxing in your contemporary terrace home at 13/18 Parbery St in Kingston.
Set over three levels, plus a private basement garage, this three-bedroom home in the outstanding Kingsborough complex offers ultra-modern living in a village-style setting where everything is at your fingertips.
Live the modern lifestyle with a vibrant village atmosphere in Kingston. Set in the Kingsborough Complex, 13/18 Parbery St Kingston is beautifully presented, energy efficient and superbly designed. It's up for online auction October 9 by LJ Hooker Dickson but see it now at Zango.
Posted by The RiotACT on Thursday, September 30, 2021
LJ Hooker Dickson sales agent Stephen Bunday says the friendly community vibe gives residents a sense of inclusion, with the central hub offering cafes, a bike shop and even live music in the summer months.
“It’s quite a humming little centre in the middle of the development,” Stephen said.
“It’s become a meeting point for residents who have their own Facebook group and organise get-togethers with their dogs down at the lake.
“You can pick up your bike after it has been serviced at the Kingston Foreshore Cycle Shop, which is also on-site, and head off on a picturesque ride around Lake Burley Griffin.”
Residents can also join the on-site gym and make the most of the pool and sauna facilities (membership required).
The north-facing three-bedroom terrace is modern and sleek, with polished concrete on the ground floor, gleaming white kitchen and show-stopping black and white bathrooms.
On ground level, the open plan living areas flow off the kitchen with Caesarstone benchtops and high-end appliances and out to a sunny private courtyard.
Level one boasts a large master bedroom with a walk-in robe and good sized ensuite, as well as a second living area that is currently fitted out as an office, but could be used as a media room, sitting area or home gym.
The top floor is home to another two good-sized bedrooms, one with a private north-facing balcony, plus a family bathroom.
Stephen says the basement tandem garage easily accommodates two cars, plus there’s a powder room and plenty of space for a workshop or room to store pushbikes.
“Some residents have used this massive space to set up a home gym or work studio,” he added.
The home is cool and very energy efficient, with double glazed windows and a 5.8-kilowatt solar system with a battery.
Completed in 2019, the terrace is one of 24 in the Kingsborough complex and Stephen says the good layout, large bedrooms and fantastic location make it ideal for a small family, young couple or downsizers.
“There are a couple of our long-time employees living in the complex and they all rave about the village hub,” he said.
“It’s a really cool place to live and, with zero maintenance, there’s plenty of time to enjoy the private amenities and the surrounding attractions.
“It’s an ultra-convenient location, just a short stroll or scooter ride down to the nearby Kingston shops or Kingston Foreshore with many delectable restaurants on offer.
“And the whole family, including the dog, can take a wander to the Jerrabomberra wetlands.”