Alcove Apartments

Opulent Apartments in St Ives - Last remaining!
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LUXURY LIVING ON SYDNEY'S NORTH SHORE - Now renting!

Set seamlessly within idyllic, leafy surrounds, Alcove is your own personal sanctuary. Enjoy the luxury of first-class facilities, spacious landscaped gardens and broad stretches of beautifully manicured, in a community of 300 apartments. This private domain places you in reach of a wealth of fine retail and recreational opportunities and education facilities nearby, serviced by major transport routes.

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Lease enquiry

Contact Alcove Leasing 0427 164 498 alcove@leasing.meriton.com.au Leasing Office Ph:0427 164 498 'Monastery Building'
132-138 Killeaton Street
St Ives NSW 2075
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Property Type Price
2 bedroom
2 bath, 1 car space
from $570
Prices correct as at 08 Aug 2014

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Apartment Features


Meriton has perfected the freedom and comfort of open plan living, and Alcove is no exception. Our extensive experience providing homes for thousands of Australians gives us the expertise to offer the widest range of apartment layouts and sizes.


Choose from a range of opulent one, two and three bedroom designs, many with additional studies the size of bedroom, all stunning examples of Meriton's distinct style.

  • Full length windows throughout allow maximum light
  • Top level apartments enjoy large terraces and expansive views
  • Ground floor apartments feature large courtyards
  • Outdoor entertaining areas with semi-frameless glass balconies maximise views

Functional and stylish, the kitchens and bathrooms feature the highest quality finishes and fixtures.

  • Expansive, easy to maintain stone bench tops
  • High quality stainless steel ovens, gas cooktops, microwaves and integrated dishwashers.
  • Stylish bathrooms and ensuites gleam with floor to ceiling tiles, chrome fittings and frameless glass showers.
  • Contemporary wall-mounted basins and toilets

Meriton prides itself on high-quality inclusions across all our developments.

  • Apartments are complimented with reverse-cycle split system air conditioning
  • Provisions for pay TV and high speed internet access
  • Secure undercover parking with direct lift access

Development Features

Alcove encompasses open, spacious landscaped grounds and soft exterior tones of beige and light brown to match surrounding nature.

Built in 1937 as part of the award-winning College of St Pius X, the original monastery building remains a place for peace and introspection, housing many of the facilities that will make life at Alcove so enjoyable.

  • Heated indoor pool
  • Spa
  • Sauna
  • Fully equipped gymnasium

At Alcove you can live a relaxed lifestyle, free of maintenance and upkeep, and residents can rest easy with Meriton’s security inclusionsSpacious landscaped grounds

  • Intercom systems, video surveillance and secure entry points
  • Onsite building manager
  • Secure undercover parking and storage
  • Generous visitor parking

The buildings of Alcove are designed with peace and comfort in mind, offering residents serenity at home.

  • Wide eaves to create floating roofs giving the complex a light, contemporary feel.
  • Many apartments enjoy Northerly aspects, taking advantage of the natural light.
  • Pergolas, louvres and sunshades on the exterior provide personal climate

Location

Just 18km from the CBD and nestled between wide swathes of national parkland St Ives is unique, known for its leafy boulevards and sophisticated lifestyle.

Alcove offers a lifestyle choice that is sheltered from the urban bustle, yet close enough to enjoy all the city has to offer.

  • Minutes from Sydney’s famous northern beaches
  • Golf courses are nearby at Pymble, Turramurra and Terrey Hills
  • Sports and recreation centres are in easy reach
  • St Ives Showground close by

Alcove has immediate access to Mona Vale Road, the main arterial for the region and is a few moments stroll from the many retail and recreational hotspots and renowned schools of the area.

Gordon and Pymble train stations are a few minutes’ drive or bus ride away, providing a fast route to the CBD and many other areas of Sydney.

St Ives is well serviced by a range of bus services. The CBD, North Sydney, Chatswood, Hornsby, Northern Beaches are all within easy reach.

Lifestyle and Education

Those with a love of shopping have a vast choice of destinations, including St Ives Shopping Village, Gordon shopping arcades, and Chatswood’s fashion mecca

  • Chatswood CBD / Shopping district
  • Gordon Shops
  • St Ives Village Green
  • St Ives Shopping Village
  • Supa Centa Belrose
  • National parks and reserves
  • St Ives Showground
  • Golf courses, Sports & recreation centres
  • Sydney CBD
  • North Sydney
  • Northern Beaches
  • North Ryde/Macquarie Corporate Park

Alcove offers residents an array of prestige public and private education facilities, giving you the benefit of choice.

  • Brigidine College
  • Masada College
  • Corpus Christi
  • St Ives Public School
  • St Ives High School
  • St Ives Park Primary School
  • St Ives North Primary School
  • St Ives Chase Kindergarten
  • St Ives Preschool Kindergarten
  • Christ Church St Ives Preschool Kindergarten
  • Sydney Grammar School (St Ives Campus)

Universities:

  • UNSW Ku-ringai Campus
  • Macquarie University

Sustainable Living

Working closely with councils, government and suppliers, Meriton is proud to offer luxury apartment living with a minimal carbon footprint. You’ll enjoy reduced expenses and a sense of satisfaction, knowing you’re doing your bit for our environment.

Alcove is a BASIX and NatHERS approved building featuring these ecologically sustainable elements:

Energy

•   Energy efficient lighting throughout common areas, bathrooms, bedrooms and laundries.
•   Large windows allow natural light into the apartments.
•   Energy efficient split system air-conditioning systems in all apartments.
•   Bathroom and laundry exhaust fans duct directly to the external wall and are fitted with timers.
•   A Hebal wall system is used between neighbouring apartments.
•   Central hot water heating systems.
•   Electric heat pump system for pool and spa, not gas.

These efforts reduce your greenhouse gas emissions; saving 27%^ between your gas bills, electricity bills and strata levies.

^Compared to the average Pre-BASIX building

Water

Rainwater is collected to water Alcove’s common and private gardens, as well as the on-site car washing bays.

All apartments have:
•   4 star water efficient toilets, using around 75% less water per flush*
•   4 star water efficient taps, using around 66% less water per minute*
•   High quality water smart showers to reduce water and still deliver an enjoyable shower.

These water saving initiatives represent a 40%* reduction in water use, therefore significantly reducing your water bills and strata levies

*than average

Comfort & Lifestyle

•   All glass windows and doors have a solar tint to reduce heat gain in summer.
•   Covered balconies provide shade, extra living space and help keep the apartments cool.
•   Bicycle parking and a variety of amenities in walking distance allow residents to enjoy the outdoors, car-free.

Alcove has a 5.5 star average thermal comfort rating, well above current standards to improve indoor comfort and reduce reliance on air-conditioning.

Rest assured, your Alcove apartment will be in harmony with the environment.

Development features

  • Landscaped Gardens
  • Building manager
  • Indoor Heated Pool
  • Gym
  • Parking
  • Public transport
  • Security
* ^Disclaimer: Terms and conditions apply T.A.P on all special offers and are subject to change at any time without notice. *Vendor finance is offered by Meriton Property Finance (MPF), ABN 36 101 180 607, Credit Licence 393461. MPF offers up to 90% lend, 5% vendor finance is available for at a comparison rate of 5.12%. Guaranteed tenant on settlement, subject to Meriton being appointed as the managing agent. For more information on eligibility requirements of government grants, visit www.osr.nsw.gov.au. Correct as at 12.05.14.
^^ Cannot be used in conjunction with Meriton Vendor Finance. Stamp duty will be reimbursed upon settlement.
This publication is intended as a general introduction to Alcove only and does not form an offer, guarantee or contract. Interested parties are directed to rely on their own enquiries and information provided in the Contract for Sale or Lease Agreement. The contents of this publication have been produced prior to the completion of the development. Information, images and artist impressions of exterior and interiors are intended as a guide only. The information, pricing, availability, dimensions, specifications, inclusions, landscaping and materials may be changed without notice.

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