Vaucluse is located in the more affluent Eastern Suburbs region of Sydney. Bordered by Watsons Bay to the north and the Tasman Sea to the east its elevated position provides for spectacular views of both the Pacific Ocean and Sydney Harbour.
The majority of houses in Vaucluse are freestanding with a wide variety of architecture, offering anything from small Californian Bungalows to Architect designed estates. Apartments account for 35% of housing in the area and range from old Art Deco blocks, to modern boutique developments.
Vaucluse has a small selection of local shops and cafés located on New South Head Road, which can cater for your basic needs. For a more comprehensive shopping experience, Rose Bay and Bondi junction are only a short drive away.
Vaucluse Public School caters for primary school children while older students can travel to nearby suburbs Bondi and Rose Bay. There are also several well regarded private schools in the surrounding area including Ascham, Cranbrook, Kambala, Kincoppal-Rose Bay and Scots College.
Vaucluse offers a number of sizable parks and reserves and is home to Australia’s oldest lighthouse on its eastern shore – Macquarie Lighthouse. In the north-west corner of the suburb, Shark Beach and Nelsen Park offer a great spot to relax and enjoy the Harbour views. The suburb also includes a stunning cliff top walk with ocean views beginning at Clarke Reserve and heading north to Watsons Bay. Other facilities include the Diamond Bay Bowls Club and tennis courts at Samuel Park.
Vaucluse is an affluent suburb offering an idyllic retreat from the inner CBD noise and traffic. It offers a relaxed lifestyle, leafy tree-lined streetscapes, large blocks with freestanding homes and fantastic views which all appeal to the affluent home buyer.
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