Proximity Plus.... When searching for the perfect investment or family home, the location is always high on the list. This 4 bedroom plus study home offers you a court location within easy walking of the Corio Village Shopping Complex, the Northern Bay College (Goldsworthy Rd Campus) and the Northern Bay Early Learning Centre and Kindergarten. This means your shopping and school choices are ticked off the list. If commuting to Melbourne is important, you can access the Melbourne Hwy easily. ...moreThe property is currently tenanted on a periodic tenancy to a long-term tenant at $340 per week. The original lounge room has been converted to a large master bedroom with airconditioning and built in robes. The rear of the property has been extended to include a spacious lounge with split system, and good size separate study. To complete this property we have a 4 car garage with lighting and concrete flooring, and an extra carport in front of the garage. Please feel free to call or email for further details or book your inspection....less
Corio is a residential and industrial area, which forms one of the largest suburbs of Geelong, Victoria in Australia. It is located approximately 9 km north of the Geelong central business district.
The area was formerly known as Cowie's Creek after James Cowie, an early land owner who was active in the local and state government. The land was first subdivided and sold in 1852 as "Cowie's Creek". By the 1860s, Cowie's Creek was home to two hotels and a population of approximately 500 people.
In 1914, the Geelong Grammar School moved to its current location near Limeburners Lagoon, an arm of Corio Bay. Other schools include Northern Bay College and St Francis Xavier School.
Cars are the predominant mode of transport in the Corio region. Bus transport between areas of Corio and the Geelong Central Business District is available. Taxis are also available. Corio railway station served by V/Line trains to Geelong and Melbourne.
Parks & Amenities
Corio Community Sporting Club is the home of the Corio Devils Football/Netball club. Additional recreation areas include the Corio Athletics club which is based in Goldsworthy Reserve.
Corio Shopping Centre includes a number of large retail companies including K-Mart, Coles, Woolworths, Best & Less, McDonalds, Subway, Gloria Jean's Coffees, Optus, Telstra, Dodo Connect outlets, Cotton On, Millers, a Tattslotto agency, major banks, and a number of Australian Government agencies which include the Australia Post and a Centrelink office.
The Aldi supermarket chain built a store adjacent to Beckley Park in the mid-2000s. Harvey Norman and Muzz Buzz are located on the Princes Highway entering Geelong from Melbourne. Nearby is a new retail development for several large stores with a Red Rooster at its entrance.