7.4 out of 10

Serpells Rd, Templestowe

Ranked 6th best street in Templestowe
-37.7649901852 145.1406865797
Great for
  • Internet Access
  • Parks & Recreation
  • Peace & Quiet
  • Resale or Rental Value
  • Safe & Sound
Not great for
  • Parking
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Who lives here?
  • Professionals
  • Families with kids
  • Retirees
  • Singles
  • Trendy & Stylish

Reviews

4/5 rating details
  • Neighbourly Spirit 4/5
  • Safe & Sound 4/5
  • Clean & Green 4/5
  • Pest Free 4/5
  • Peace & Quiet 5/5
  • Eating Out 2/5
  • Nightlife 2/5
  • Parks & Recreation 4/5
  • Shopping Options 2/5
  • Gym & Fitness 1/5
  • Internet Access 5/5
  • Lack of Traffic 4/5
  • Parking 2/5
  • Cost of Living 1/5
  • Resale or Rental Value 4/5
  • Public Transport 4/5
  • Medical Facilities 2/5
  • Schools 3/5
  • Childcare 2/5
2yrs+

"Prestigious Properties & High Class"

Golden mile at its finest!! Serpells Road is know to all the local residents as the must live destination in the area!!! Surrounded by prestigeous and million dollar properties, it's not a surprise that everyone wants to live here. With two major primary schools (Serpell Primary School & St. Charles Borromeo Primary School) on this road, you pretty much all amenities close by.There is a bus that runs along Serpells Road and takes you to the train station which then takes you to the CBD. All allotments are at least an acre and the land itself is worth A LOT of money! Build your dream home and make millions! It is the place to be in terms of raising a family and future.
Pros
  • Prestigious and million dollar properties
  • Acre allotments
  • Quiet and safe
Cons
  • Road needs a lot of work
  • No footpaths or safe parking
Recommended for
  • Professionals
  • Families with kids
  • Retirees
  • Trendy & Stylish
4/5 rating details
  • Neighbourly Spirit 4/5
  • Safe & Sound 5/5
  • Clean & Green 4/5
  • Pest Free 2/5
  • Peace & Quiet 5/5
  • Eating Out 4/5
  • Nightlife 3/5
  • Parks & Recreation 5/5
  • Shopping Options 3/5
  • Gym & Fitness 5/5
  • Internet Access 5/5
  • Lack of Traffic 4/5
  • Cost of Living 4/5
  • Resale or Rental Value 5/5
  • Public Transport 4/5
  • Medical Facilities 3/5
  • Schools 5/5
  • Childcare 4/5
2yrs+

"Best Place in the World"

Been living here since I was born. Best place in the world! Quiet and safe. There's no other place I would rather be.
Recommended for
  • Professionals
  • Families with kids
  • Retirees
Jason Spencer
Jason Spencer A petition for footpaths on Serpells has been created - would be great for locals to sign it.
http://www.change.org/petitions/walk-safely-to-serpell
2yrs+
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4/5 rating details
  • Neighbourly Spirit 5/5
  • Safe & Sound 5/5
  • Clean & Green 5/5
  • Pest Free 5/5
  • Peace & Quiet 5/5
  • Eating Out 5/5
  • Nightlife 4/5
  • Parks & Recreation 5/5
  • Shopping Options 4/5
  • Gym & Fitness 5/5
  • Internet Access 5/5
  • Lack of Traffic 5/5
  • Cost of Living 5/5
  • Resale or Rental Value 5/5
  • Public Transport 3/5
  • Medical Facilities 5/5
  • Schools 5/5
  • Childcare 5/5
2yrs+

"An Excellent Street in a Wonderful Suburb"

Serpells Road offers easy walking distance from the Templestowe Village, including Post Office, Restaurants and Cafe's, IGA Supermarket. There are many walking tracks, great neighbours, a village atmosphere and only 15 kilometers from the CBD.
Recommended for
  • Professionals
  • Singles
  • Families with kids
  • Retirees
Jason Spencer
Jason Spencer A petition for footpaths on Serpells has been created - would be great for locals to sign it.
http://www.change.org/petitions/walk-safely-to-serpell
2yrs+
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5/5
2yrs+

"Superior Serpells Rd"

Serpells Rd has long been a popular Templestowe address namely for its proximity to The Pines shopping centre and schools as well as buses along Reynolds, Williams and Blackburn Rds. It is also the gateway to some of Templestowe's finest addresses.
The first section of Serpells Rd winds over Andersons Creek Rd and Blackburn Rd past Landscape Drive Reserve to Serpells Primary School. This is a high-set location with many cul-de-sacs stemming from it. There are views and modern homes all along this section.
A t-intersection and a right-hand turn takes you to the next section of the road where coveted addresses such as Jacov Gardens, Sarah Crescent and Church Rd exist.
If you follow this road you'll get to Templestowe Village shopping centre and recreation complex.
So you can see how vital this road is to the the lifestyle so enjoyed by Templestowe residents.
Recommended for
  • Professionals
  • Families with kids
  • Retirees
Jason Spencer
Jason Spencer A petition for footpaths on Serpells has been created - would be great for locals to sign it.
http://www.change.org/petitions/walk-safely-to-serpell
2yrs+
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4/5 rating details
  • Neighbourly Spirit 5/5
  • Safe & Sound 5/5
  • Clean & Green 5/5
  • Pest Free 5/5
  • Peace & Quiet 4/5
  • Parks & Recreation 5/5
  • Cost of Living 3/5
  • Resale or Rental Value 5/5
2yrs+

"Great street in Templestowe, highly recommended"

Serpells Road in Templestowe has a great feel to it, great neighbours, people walking their dogs all the time, and best of all, the house prices have gone up significantly along here. Mostly due to the high quality of new houses that have gone up over the past few years. Can't go wrong here.
Recommended for
  • Professionals
  • Families with kids
  • Retirees
3/5 rating details
  • Neighbourly Spirit 3/5
  • Safe & Sound 4/5
  • Clean & Green 4/5
  • Pest Free 4/5
  • Peace & Quiet 4/5
  • Eating Out 3/5
  • Nightlife 2/5
  • Parks & Recreation 4/5
  • Shopping Options 3/5
  • Gym & Fitness 3/5
  • Internet Access 4/5
  • Lack of Traffic 3/5
  • Cost of Living 3/5
  • Resale or Rental Value 4/5
  • Public Transport 3/5
  • Medical Facilities 3/5
  • Schools 4/5
  • Childcare 3/5
2yrs+

"RIght in the heart of Templestowe's golden mile"

Serpells Road is famous for it's large acre blocks with multi-million dollar homes. Having lived in the area for a long time it really is the place to be with land now exceeding $1 million per block.

As is typical of large acre blocks, neighborly spirit is not the best, in fact most of us don't see our neighbors. Not that we wouldnt like to, just that the blocks are so far apart and most people seem to be so busy.

Buses run down Serpells Road so public transport is not a problem, an Ruffy Park is walking distance providing a great place to walk the dog.

Not cheap, but if you can afford it provides a much better lifestyle alternative to some of the more up market options in Toorak and Canterbury.
Recommended for
  • Professionals
  • Families with kids
  • Retirees

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