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.
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…