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Treasured Collaroy Cape Cod classic comes to market for first time in almost 120 years

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Family treasure – 11 Cumberland Ave, Collaroy.


This Cape Cod classic in Collaroy is much more than just a house.

Set on a 706sqm block close to Long Reef Beach, the home has been in Matthew Monk’s family for almost 120 years.

The house itself, built around 1966 is a treasure trove of family memories.

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And standing proudly in the front yard is a magnificent Atlas Cedar pine tree with its own special story.

“My great grandfather Bertram Monk (who was the original owner of the property), was a fruiterer and would drive into the markets every day to pick up the produce,” Mr Monk said.

“He always had this passion for…



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