A huge family home in Florey has sold at auction for $1.6 million, setting a record for the Belconnen suburb.
The recently renovated six-bedroom, three-bathroom brick home at 8 Cooksey Place in Florey was built in the 1980s, with the owners raising their family and enjoying the property for many years.
It’s been snapped up by another family moving to Canberra from interstate.
Selling agent Kaylene King from LJ Hooker Canberra City says the sprawling home on a large 1208 square metre block attracted immense interest from buyers seeking a big home with plenty of yard space just 15 minutes from the city.
While she and the owners expected a…