French Forest is a Sydney suburb located 17 kilometres north east of the CBD in the local government area of Northern Beaches Council formerly Warringah Council.
The demographic is both varied and interesting. There are still a large number of baby boomers and older residents yet as every year goes by there are more and more young families moving in. They are renovating and rebuilding changing the whole feel of the area.
Our French Forest buyers agent has been operating in the area for over 25 years and offers an intimate and insightful knowledge, regarding buying quality property in the area.
If you after an area that still offers value-for-money for a family home with all the essentials of a Northern Beaches lifestyle, then Frenchs Forest might be the area you are looking for.
There are plenty of trees throughout the area, nestled around wide blocks of land and large, multi- storey family homes ranging from mid-century style to more modern contemporary family homes.
The area is super friendly with neighbours being very chatty and supportive.
With the Garigal National Park and Belrose to the North and Forestville to the south, Frenchs Forest was named after John French who acquired the area in the late 19th century. It has always been recognised as a lush, green neighbourhood in Sydney’s Northern Beaches area.
The National Park that surrounds Frenchs Forest is home to native wallabies, snakes, lizards and birds which is popular with bush walkers and bike riders exploring the park.
The area is largely residential with the Forestway shopping centre at its heart with newsagency, chemist, assorted retail and supermarket. Glenrose shopping centre is also just over its northern border in Belrose.
Buses are operated by Forest Coach Line who service throughout Frenchs Forest, Belrose and Forestville, whilst providing the daily commute to Chatswood.
Government buses do link with the Forest Coach line at Forestway shopping centre.
Although most of the residents tend to commute by private car to the city and surrounding North Shore for work.
There are great local schools including Frenchs Forest Public School,Forest High School, Mimosa Public School and Davidson High School on its north western fringe.
Frenchs Forest is a family oriented and community focused area that offers a great Northern Beaches lifestyle.
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