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Victorian Cottage in Central City, CO is a unique historic property. It was built some time before 1864 shortly after Colorado Gold Rush of 1859 began. There are some original 1864 photoghaphs at Denver Public Library depicting the house. We have some copies of them at the property. There are two bedrooms furnished with queen size bed each. One full bathroom has an antique bathtub.
The house is decorated with some truly antique pieces and some real paintings. Beautiful Swarovski chandelier is decorating the Master bedroom; antique wood stove and antique chandelier in the living room and some antique furniture bring you back to Colorado Gold Rush days 150 years ago...
Enjoy beautiful hill/mountain views from the large partially enclosed patio. Have a cup of coffee in the morning or a glass of wine in the evening and enjoy a beautiful panorama of the historic town.
The house is located on a very quest street, close to most attractions of the area.
UNIQUE WROUGHT IRON ANTIQUE BED, VINTAGE DECOR...moreless
Queen size Beds (2);
WE HAVE TWO BEDROOMS BOTH FURNISHED WITH QUEEN SIZE BEDS.
THERE IS A SMALL COUCH IN THE LIVING ROOM.
WE CAN PROVIDE A QUEEN SIZE AIR MATTRESS IF NEEDED.
WE CAN ALSO PROVIDE A PACK-N-PLAY AND A HIGH CHAIR IF NEEDED...moreless
BATHROOM WITH A CLAW-FOOT TUB: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub, shower
VISIT CHASE GULCH, RUSSEL PARK, GOLDEN GATE CANYON STATE PARK, RED ROCK STATE PARK; THERE TONS OF OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES; SKIING IN THE WINTER, WHITE WATER RAFTING IN THE SUMMER; BLACK HAWK COMMUNITY CENTER WITH A GREAT POOL AND ENTERTAINMENT FOR KIDS; BEAUTIFUL MOUNTAIN VIEWS, WILDLIFE WATCHING, SCENIC DRIVES, ETC...HISTORIC MUSEUM AND THOMAS HOUSE-MUSEUM IS GREAT FOR KIDS AND ADULTS; A LOT OF CASINOS ARE IN THE AREA IF YOU LIKE TO GAMBLE; GREAT RESTAURANTS, ANTIQUE SHOPS; DENVER IS ONLY 30 MILES AWAY IF YOU CRAVE AMENITIES OF A MAJOR METRO AREA......moreless
PEAK, HOLIDAYS, SPRING BREAK May 1 - Sep 30, 2015 5 night min stay
My Standard Rate 2 night min stay
Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay
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Refundable Damage Deposit$350
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VICTORIAN RETREAT is located in historic Central City, the heart of Colorado Gold Rush 150 years ago. There are mountains of things to do in the area: museums (Historic Museum in Central City next street, Thomas House- Museum - the house 'frozen in time', etc), parks (Golden Gate Canyon State Park, Red Rocks State Park and Amphitheater, etc); visit old Hidee Gold Mine, take a tour, pan for gold! Take a white water rafting adventure on Clear Creek - tons of water rafting companies around to offer great deals! Restaurants, casinos, antique shops, Visitor Center, fishing lakes, scenic drives, historic towns, railroad ( ride an old steam train)...
Ski: Eldora Mountain Resort ski area is perfect for downhill and cross-country skiers, snowboarders and snowshoers. Eldora ski resort is only 15 min away. Loveland ski resort is about 35 min away.
Year Purchased: 2008
About the owner: We enjoy Colorado history, attractions and natural beauty of Colorado Rocky Mountains. Our family loves outdoor activities such as whitewater raftings, skiing, trails, fishing..
Why the Owner Chose Central City: We have been always interested in Colorado Gold Rush history. This house is an absolutely unique property that was built some time before 1864. We discovered old 1864 photographs in Denver Public Library where our house is depicted.
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage: Our Victorian Retreat is a walking distance to historic district of Central City and only 1 mi to Black Hawk. Walk to Gilpin County Historic Museum, Thomas House-Museum, antique shops, restaurants, casinos...
Only 9 mi to hot springs and whitewater rafting on Clear Creek; a great rec center in Black Hawk..