Perched in the heart of the Adelaide Hills, Aldgate is a peaceful and attractive suburb just 20 minutes from the city. It is home to families and young professionals as well as retirees who love the laidback country lifestyle.
Though Aldgate has a small town feel, residents have everything they need at their fingertips. Aldgate Village Shopping Centre has a range of general and specialty stores, and there are larger shopping complexes in neighbouring suburbs like Stirling. Along with the strip of cafes and restaurants, Aldgate Pump Hotel and The Hut Community Centre are locals’ go-to dining and entertainment spots.
The area boasts plenty of parks and playgrounds, such as Beechwood Garden, Kiley Reserve and Aldgate Playground. The family-friendly Cleland Wildlife Park is nearby, as is Mount George Conservation Park, which has beautiful walking and biking trails.
For those commuting to the city and surrounds, buses run regularly through the suburb. Parents have various primary and secondary schools to choose from, such as Aldgate Primary School and St Catherine’s School, with dozens more within a five-kilometre radius.
Properties for sale in Aldgate include traditional and contemporary homes (many of which have pools and large backyards).