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Spacious Property Set in Bushland Setting, Sleeping up to 6 People

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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Brisbane house description

Set in the hinterland of Brisbane, this double brick family home with cathedral ceilings is beautifully appointed with drapes,blinds and carpets in the Lounge and bedrooms. This spacious home includes 3 Bedrooms containing 1 Queen, 2 singles or 1 King and 2 single beds. 2 Bathrooms, 1 with full shower recess and toilet. The second bathroom with full shower recess and large bath. Plus a separate toilet and washroom.

Fully equipped spacious Kitchen with large refrigerator, dishwasher, Microwave oven, Fan forced oven, Nespresso machine and hot plates. Lounge room with TV, CD player. Dining room seating 6 people plus Breakfast Table seating 6. Fully Airconditioned. Laundry with trough, washing machine ironing board, iron and dryer. Free Wi-Fi.

Rumpus room with Sofa, TV, DVD recorder, games, books and table tennis table. Huge covered verandah/Deck with outdoor setting and barb-b-que. Carport fitting 2 cars. The property is 1 acre of lawns and gardens plus next door with 2 acres of garden to stroll and enjoy plus 1 acre of maintained natural bushland where birds, wallabies and kangaroos feed.

Right next door is the Coucals Garden which is a tranquil stroll two acre garden incorporating many garden rooms with an eclectic mix of temperate, tropical and sub-tropical plantings. Listen to the birds instead of traffic, Walk in tropical jungle instead of concrete jungle, Relax in the Australian bush. Just a few minutes to grocery, petrol, bakery, postoffice and hairdressers. Ten minutes to eatery and supermarket.

Sorry no pets.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 250 m²

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            Not related and under 25 years of age...moreless

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Wheelchair Accessible

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

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          • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single, 1 baby crib

            Can be joined as a King Bed...moreless

          • Spacious and beautifully appointed all three bedrooms have drapes and wall to wall carpets. Main bedroom has walk in robe with ensuite and dressing table. Bedroom 2 and 3 has large built in robes with shelving....moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower

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          • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

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          • Bathroom 1 has bath and full shower with separate toilet and washroom, situated near Bedrooms 2 and 3. Bathroom 2 is ensuite to Bedroom 1, has full shower with toilet and vanity basin....moreless

          Entertainment

          • Books
          • Books For Adults
          • Books For Kids
          • CD Player
          • DVD Player
          • Game Room
          • Games
          • Games For Kids
          • Music Library:

            CD AVAILABLE ON REQUEST...moreless

          • Ping Pong Table
          • Radio
          • Stereo:

            CD AND RADIO...moreless

          • Television:

            2, 1 IN THE LOUNGE ROOM AND ONE IN THE RUMPUS ROOM...moreless

          • VCR
          • Video Library

          Theme

          • Away From It All
          • Family

          Attractions

          • Arboretum
          • Botanical Garden
          • Forests
          • Nude Beach
          • Rain Forests

          Local Services & Businesses

          • ATM/Bank
          • Groceries

          Leisure Activities

          • Bird Watching
          • Paddle Boating
          • Scenic Drives
          • Sight Seeing
          • Walking

          Location Type

          • Mountain
          • Mountain View:

            Set in the D'Aguilar Ranges...moreless

          • River
          • Rural:

            Set in 4 acres of maintained bush and garden...moreless

          Sports & Adventure Activities

          • Cycling
          • Hiking
          • Jet Skiing
          • Mountain Biking
          • Rafting
          • Swimming

          Dining

          • Child's Highchair
          • Dining:

            Dining can be at the formal table, Breakfast table or casual on the verandah, all easily accessible to the kitchen....moreless

          • Dining Area
          • Seating for 6 people

          General

          • Air Conditioning:

            Reverse air conditioning split system, 1 in the main living area and 1 unit in the main bedroom...moreless

          • Carport
          • Ceiling Fans
          • Clothes Dryer
          • Fitness Room / Equipment:

            Table tennis table in large Rumpus Room...moreless

          • Hair Dryer
          • Internet:

            Wi fi 1 Gb free per week...moreless

          • Iron & Board
          • Linens Provided:

            Sheets provided and changed weekly...moreless

          • Living Area
          • Living Room:

            Lounge chairs, TV, DVD player and games...moreless

          • Local Maps
          • Parking:

            Large 2 car carport...moreless

          • Parking Off Street
          • Reverse Cycle Air Conditioning
          • Rumpus Room
          • Solar Hot Water
          • Solar Panels
          • Split-System Air Conditioning
          • Towels Provided:

            Extra towels supplied...moreless

          • Vacuum System
          • Washing Machine

          Kitchen

          • 2 Ring Stove
          • Coffee Maker:

            Nespresso machine...moreless

          • Cooking Utensils:

            electric fry pan, electric barb-b-que,...moreless

          • Dishes & Utensils:

            Fully equipped with dishes, utensils, vitamiser, pots and pans...moreless

          • Dishwasher:

            Family dishwasher...moreless

          • Grill
          • Kitchen
          • Microwave

          Outside

          • Balcony:

            WITH DOORS ACCESS FROM 3 BEDROOMS, LOUNGE AND BREAKFAST AREA...moreless

          • Barbecue
          • Deck / Patio
          • Lawn / Garden:

            PLUS EXTRA 2 ACRES OF GARDENS NEXT DOOR...moreless

          • Outdoor Entertainment Area
          • Outdoor Grill:

            BBQ...moreless

          • Wood Deck
           

          Reviews

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          from 2 traveler reviews
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          Rental basis: Per property
          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
          Summer 2015
          Jan 27 - Feb 28, 2015
          7 night min stay

          AU$900
          Autumn
          Mar 1 - Mar 20, 2015
          7 night min stay

          AU$900
          Easter Holidays
          Mar 21 - Apr 19, 2015
          7 night min stay

          AU$1,100
          Autumn
          Apr 20 - May 31, 2015
          7 night min stay

          AU$900
          Winter
          Jun 1 - Jun 26, 2015
          7 night min stay

          AU$900
          School Holidays
          Jun 27 - Jul 12, 2015
          7 night min stay

          AU$1,100
          Winter
          Jul 13 - Aug 31, 2015
          7 night min stay

          AU$900
          Spring
          Sep 1 - Sep 18, 2015
          7 night min stay

          AU$900
          School Holidays
          Sep 19 - Oct 5, 2015
          7 night min stay

          AU$1,100
          Spring
          Oct 6 - Nov 30, 2015
          7 night min stay

          AU$900
          My Standard Rate
          7 night min stay

          AU$900

          Additional information about rental rates

          Fees:

          • Refundable Damage Deposit AU$200
          • Taxes Not included

          Notes:

          Security Deposit

          A bond of $200 is payable in case of extra cleaning, loss and or damage to property, excessive wi-fi.

          All Linen and Towels are provided in the weekly rate

          Air conditioning is available but is charged as an extra. 20kWh electricity is included in weekly rate

          A 20% deposit is payable on signing the booking form and balance 4 weeks prior to start of stay.

          Payment can be made via a cheque drawn on an Australian Bank or direct depost into nominated bank account.


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          Location

          40 Kilometres
          Nearest Airport
          Brisbane
          3 Kilometres
          Nearest Barpub
          Karana Downs
          25 Kilometres
          Nearest Ferry
          Brisbane
          3 Kilometres
          Nearest Golf
          Karan Downs
          20 Kilometres
          Nearest Train
          Indooroopilly
          5 Kilometres
          Nearest Motorway
          Warrego
          3 Kilometres
          Nearest Restaurant
          Karana Downs
          5 Kilometres
          Nearest Beach
          Colleges Crossing Recreational Area

          Car: Necessary

          Set in the hinterland of Brisbane right in the D'Aquilar ranges with magnificent views of the hills and surrounding bush. The property includes two acres of maintained bush land plus 2 acres of English styles gardens with exotic plantings.

          Surrounded by rivers and creeks the area offers quiet bushland walks, cycling and natural swimming. Colleges River Crossing, 5 minutes away offers swimming, canoeing and picnicing; Kholo Gardens, 10 minutes offers walking in Botanic Gardens, picnicking; Lake Manchester offers walking, picnicking and fabulous scenic views; Wivenhoe Dam 20 minutes, offers canoeing, walking and picnicking. For the serious walker, trails across the mountain ridges takes you to the subtropical forests of Mount Nebo and Mount Glorious, taking 5 hours each way. These areas can also be accessed via car about 40 minutes.

           

          Owner info

          Year Purchased: 1980

          About the owner: We purchased the property in 1980 and built the second house in 1996. After retiring in 2004 we started to garden around our original house and since 2005 have opended the 2 acre garden to the public to benefit the Australian Red Cross. In 2012 we decided to holiday let our second house as we love the area.

          Why the Owner Chose Brisbane:
          We present the house how we would like the house to be for our comfort. We travel a lot and understand what people would like if they come for a holiday. We bought the property originally because no trees had been cut down. It was a 'virgin' block. We have left it so and planted gardens around and amongst the trees.

          The Unique Benefits at this House:
          A Home away from home with plenty of space and comfort for a family. It is being away from the 'madding crowd', concrete jungle and noise of a city and yet we are just 30 minutes away from Brisbane. The Birds and wild life love the area as much and we often see wallabies, kangaroos, possums and goannas.


          Contact us

          Speaks: english

          Links to more information:

          Guestbook comments from the owner

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          Photos

          • Dining room

            Dining room

          • Lounge Room

            Lounge Room

          • Second Bedroom with 2 single beds

            Second Bedroom with 2 single beds

          • Games Room

            Games Room

          • Ensuite bathroom

            Ensuite bathroom

          • Relax on the deck

            Relax on the deck

          • View from the deck

            View from the deck

          • Coucals Gravel Garden

            Coucals Gravel Garden

          • Coucals Garden

            Coucals Garden

          • Kitchen

            Kitchen

          • Main bedroom

            Main bedroom

          • Third bedroom with double bed

            Third bedroom with double bed

          • Laundry

            Laundry

          • Main Bathroom

            Main Bathroom

          • Front Garden

            Front Garden

          • The Snowflake Poinsettia in front garden

            The Snowflake Poinsettia in front garden

          • Coucals Garden Lagoon

            Coucals Garden Lagoon

          • Coucals Garden gazebo

            Coucals Garden gazebo

          AU$900 - AU$1,100 per week (AUD)
          Minimum stay: 7 nights
          Dates are unavailable
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          • Sleeps
            6
          • Bedrooms
            3
          • Bathrooms
            2.5
          • Property type
            House
          • Reviews
            2
          Owner
          Member since: 2012
          Speaks: english
          • Calendar last updated: 10/14/2014
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