Ashfield is an up and coming Inner West suburb with a vibrant multicultural community just nine kilometres south west of Sydney. It’s a favourite location for first time homebuyers seeking easy access to the city and other Inner West suburbs. To get a feel for the many different types of properties for sale in Ashfield, the Ashfield Council’s heritage walks will lead you between the impressive historic Victorian and gothic homes. En route you’ll discover freestanding houses, art deco apartment blocks, semi-detached houses and larger style apartment complexes.
If you love eating out, Ashfield is known as the Chinatown of the Inner West. It is a popular destination for Foodies who fill their bellies with handmade dumplings famed for being the best in Sydney. Shop at one of the many Asian grocers which provide a wide range of delicious, affordable and rare, culturally specific goods.
Ashfield’s Carnival of Cultures annually celebrates the local multicultural community whilst the Ashfield Library hosts regular screenings of hard to find, new release Chinese films.
For those seeking more active pursuits, you can soak up local greenery while taking a stroll around the generous 6 hectares of Ashfield Park. Explore the many parks in the area on two wheels or adventure down the bike path that leads to Summer Hill and links to the ever-popular Cooks River and Iron Cove Greenway Corridor. For water lovers, Ashfield Aquatic Centre provides an indoor and outdoor heated pool and water polo pool all year round.
You can’t beat Ashfield for railway convenience with a direct line to the Airport, Inner West and South plus express trains take just 15 minutes to reach the centre of the city, making it perfect for a public transport commute.