CANTERBURYVIC3126AustraliaSuburb Profile and Real Estate Data
Set just 11kms east of Melbourne’s CBD, Canterbury is well known for its leafy boulevards, historic buildings and rich culture. Home to some of Melbourne’s oldest and most well known private schools, Canterbury hosts a wide variety of parks, shopping areas and is just a short walk or drive to the CBD.
Canterbury’s central location means it’s easily accessible to Melbourne city via rail, tram, bus and car. Due to the suburb’s location it is popular for families looking to be close to some of the best schools in Victoria. Highly regarded as one of Melbourne’s most exclusive suburbs, particular the “Golden Mile” which spans part of Mont Albert Road – the area is lined with century oak trees and mansions of some of the state’s most well known politicians, business leaders and sporting stars.
With a wide range of schools within the suburb, Canterbury is home to schools including Camberwell Grammar School, Camberwell Girls Grammar School, Strathcona Baptist Girls Grammar School, Camberwell High School, Canterbury Girls’ Secondary College and a range of public primary schools. Touted as housing a wide variety of blue-chip style homes, the suburb is popular for a wide variety of residents including families, retirees and business professionals.
Canterbury is located near a range of major transport options, and is only 11kms from the CBD. Canterbury railway station is located on the Lilydale and Belgrave lines and offers services to Flinders Street and beyond 7 days a week. Trams and buses run regularly through the area with a convenient amount of stops throughout the suburb.
Canterbury is a bustling suburb with a wide variety of local amenities including the main shopping area that is situated just around the corner from the railway station. The shopping precinct includes a range of retailers along Canterbury Road and there is also a range of retailers available along nearby Burke Road, Camberwell and Whitehorse Road, Balwyn.
An opulent area of Melbourne within close proximity to the CBD whilst retaining delightful leafy boulevards and exclusive residences, Canterbury is among the city’s most exclusive suburbs. With a range of great schools, shops, transport and parks Canterbury offers all the services and amenities residents require and expect from a blue chip suburb.
The median house price in Canterbury for the past 12 months was $2,737,500 and the median unit price was $1,374,750.
There are approximately 7,660 people living in Canterbury. Their median age is 42 with average household size of 2.8.
Median weekly household income is $1,961, monthly housing loan repayment is $2,000 and median weekly rent is $261.
|Dec 16||5/26 Faversham Road||Unit||2||1||1||$837,000|
|Dec 9||14 Golding Street||House||4||2||2||Undisclosed|
|Dec 9||134 Mont Albert Road||House||5||2||6||Unsold|
|Dec 9||67 Mont Albert Road||House||4||3||2||Undisclosed|
|Dec 9||1B Victoria Avenue||House||5||5||4||Unsold|
|Dec 5||7 Gwenda Avenue||House||5||5||2||Undisclosed|
|Dec 2||16 Logan Street||House||4||2||2||Unsold|
|Dec 2||12/894 Burke Road||Unit||2||1||1||Unsold|
|Dec 2||3/2A Wattle Valley Road||Townhouse||2||1||1||Unsold|
|Nov 28||3/220 Canterbury Road||Unit||2||2||1||Undisclosed|
|Nov 25||38 Hopetoun Avenue||House||3||2||4||$4,508,000|
|Nov 25||42 Maysia Street||House||4||2||2||Unsold|
|Nov 25||1/151 Prospect Hill Road||Unit||3||1||2||$1,374,500|
|Nov 25||26 Chaucer Crescent||House||4||3||2||Unsold|
|Nov 25||2/151 Prospect Hill Road||Unit||2||1||2||$1,374,500|
Real Estate For Sale
|Dec 7||129 Canterbury Road||House||4||4||2|
|Nov 29||18 Monomeath Avenue||House||4||2||2|
|Nov 29||49 Mangarra Road||House||5||5||4|
|Nov 28||44 Balwyn Road||House||4||2||2||$3,100,000|
|Nov 24||5/5 Willow Grove||Apartment||2||1||1||$660,000|
|Nov 24||5/26 Faversham Road||Unit||2||1||1||$780,000 – $840,000|
|Nov 24||10 Parlington Street||House||3||2||4|
|Nov 18||14 Golding Street||House||4||2||2|
|Nov 18||67 Mont Albert Road||House||4||3||2|
|Nov 18||1 Hocknell Street||House||4||3||2|
|Nov 16||134 Mont Albert Road||House||5||2||6|
|Nov 16||1B Victoria Avenue||House||5||5||4|
|Nov 11||1/22 Faversham Road||Townhouse||4||3||4||$3,200,000 – $3,500,000|
|Nov 11||85 Mont Albert Road||House||5||7||6|
|Nov 11||3/22 Faversham Road||Townhouse||4||3||2||$2,400,000 – $2,600,000|
|Dec 15||6 Mcgregor Street||House||5||2||2||$1,550|
|Dec 14||1/9 Irilbarra Road||Apartment||2||1||1||$430|
|Dec 13||1/11 Highfield Road||Apartment||3||1||1||$560|
|Dec 12||5/20 Chaucer Crescent||Unit||2||1||1||$440|
|Dec 12||7 Chaucer Crescent||House||4||2||4||$1,100|
|Dec 11||9 Gascoyne Street||House||4||2||2||$1,200|
|Dec 11||21 Alexandra Avenue||House||3||2||2||$1,300|
|Dec 11||4/28 Faversham Road||Unit||2||1||2||$450|
|Dec 8||237A Canterbury Road||Apartment||1||1||$320|
|Dec 8||101 Highfield Road||House||3||1||1||$795|
|Dec 6||17 Hassett Street||House||4||2||2||$800|
|Dec 6||10 Beaumont Street||House||3||2||2||$850|
|Dec 5||106 Canterbury Road||Apartment||3||1||1||$435|
|Dec 3||12 Compton Street||House||8||3||3||$800|
|Dec 1||9 Leeds Street||House||5||3||2||$900|
- Camberwell High
- Canterbury Girls
- Camberwell Anglican Girls' Grammar
- Camberwell Grammar
- Strathcona Baptist Girls' Grammar
- Strathcona Baptist Girls' Grammar - Mellor House - Strathcona Junior School
Real Estate Agencies
- Fletchers - Canterbury
- Fletchers Canterbury
- Fletchers Real Estate
- Jellis Craig
- Jellis Craig & Company Pty Ltd
- Jellis Craig Boroondara Group
- Kay & Burton
- Kay & Burton Hawthorn
- Marshall White