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The iconic green house in Western Sydney

Discussion in 'General Property Chat' started by bob shovel, 29th Mar, 2016.

  1. bob shovel

    bob shovel Well-Known Member

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    The mystery behind Sydney's iconic green house solved - realestate.com.au

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    Anyone else familiar with this beauty and got a story?

    I heard that the man had been divorced and lost his marbles and turned into a hardcore religious type, green being the colour of the chosen religion

    The interior is pretty special too, which may link to his middle eastern heritage possibly
     
  2. Scott No Mates

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    I thought that his missus had run off with a younger guy and he was green with envy.
     
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  3. Tim & Chrissy

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    We went to the open home last weekend.

    $850k and unless you like incredibly ornate tiles floor to wall, gold trim and blue toilets it needs new bathrooms and a new kitchen. Terrible location too opposite the service station and basically on two main roads.
     
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    I've never seen it in real life but heard about it over the years. It'd be funny if neighbouring houses continued the theme, i.e. pink, blue, yellow etc.

    The street could take it's cues from more exotic places like the Favelas of Rio or the towns of Iceland or Greenland.
     
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    I hope you told them they're dreaming!

    Knock down jobby for town houses?? There's a few around there
     
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    It only seemed to be a small block, also there are no townhouses on Bennett Rd, only on the GWH and generally on the Oxley Park side
     
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    Maybe his Mrs ran off with a younger guy and he is now flush with the green from the savings.
     
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    I know the owner. He is Bruce Banner.
     
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    I noticed this everytime we went past Great Western Hwy in St Marys ... @skater has mentioned this in the past...
     
  10. DaveM

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    Can someone run a price finder or similar? I reckon it's 200k over priced! Regardless of the inside
     
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    Holy mother of.......I thought I was sick.

    He must have worked in a green paint factory and just helped himself lol.
     
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    Not sure why it's a green house, not even any solar panels or water tanks.
     
  14. bob shovel

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    Why did you end up at that one?? I don't get it, surely not to buy??
     
  15. Tim & Chrissy

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    By coincidence we were driving past just when the open home started. Headed up the coast straight after :cool:
     
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    DaveM Adelaide Buyers Agent & KFC Strategist Business Member

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    Alright, you found my IP
     
  18. bob shovel

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    Just gyprock over every wall?
     
  19. Ted Varrick

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    If only my PC monitor had windscreen wipers due to shortly prior to clicking this link taking a sip of a nice red...

    Oh, well, thank god for Chux...
     
  20. datto

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    Just lick the screen. Who's to know lol.