An Oasis in the Centre of the City - Surry Hills(42 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:7 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
House, 2 Bedrooms + Office, 1.5 Baths, (Sleeps 4-6)
There are numerous original clothing shops and interesting gift shops. The house is within walking distance of the city and is an exceptional location for those interested in unique cuisine.
This unusual and exotic two storey house is situated opposite a park and comprises of two pavilions facing each other across an internal courtyard.
The courtyard has a barbecue and is canopied by a fifteen metre Chinese Tree of Heaven.
The upstairs deck is perfect for sunset drinks and breakfast with the birds, you don't feel like you are in the middle of the city but rather in your own little corner of paradise.
There are two bedrooms with queen size beds & a study with a queen size sofa-bed. The bedlinen is 1000 thread count cotton soft, soft, soft.
This remarkable house has a fully appointed kitchen/laundry complete with Bosch, Smeg and Miele appliances. The diningroom and living area house an LCD television, Wifi, Cable, dvd player, vcr, ipod dock and Sony sound system, Wireless Broadband internet.
The house is peaceful and filled with sunlight.
Situated round the corner from Crown Street and Oxford Street you have easy access to Sydney's best restaurants, galleries and fashion boutiques.
You are within walking distance of the City and Central Station and have excellent public transport outside the front door.
Ten minutes to Circular Quay, Darling Harbour, the Opera House and the Harbour Bridge. Twenty minutes to Bondi, Bronte and Clovelly beaches.
In the centre of it all but so secluded!!
The front pavilion is a three-story, glass tower with a spiral staircase. The top floor contains a bedroom with a queen-size bed (1000 TC sheets) and television. The second level houses a bathroom and second bedroom with queen-size bed(1000 TC sheets) . The ground level of the front pavilion comprises a study containing sofa bed, telephone/fax, scanner,copier, colour printer and wireless broadband.
There is a walkway crossing above the courtyard from the second level leading to a sundeck and the second pavilion. Stairs lead down into an open, living room and dining area with polished, timber floors. This area can be heated by the open gas fireplace. The fully-appointed kitchen (Bosch dishwasher, Smeg Stove and Panasonic microwave) and laundry (Miele washing machine and Fisher Paykel dryer) are adjacent to this space. There is a toilet off the laundry. The living area looks into the internal courtyard.
The property is peaceful and filled with sunlight.
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Member since: 2003
- 151 m²
- Children Welcome:
- Non Smoking Only:
- Pets Not Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom
- Internal Courtyard canopied by a Chinese Tree of Heaven.
- Music Library
- Satellite / Cable:
- Botanical Garden
- Duty Free Shops
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Gambling Casinos
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Outlet Shopping
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Hot Air Ballooning
- Pier Fishing
- Surf Fishing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Broadband Access:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Gas Fireplace:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Towels Provided:
- Washing Machine:
- Wireless Internet:
- Coffee Maker:
- Cooking Utensils:
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Pantry Items:
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My Standard Rate
7 night min stay
Rates are based on 3 guests; add $23 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
- Departure Clean $152.44
- Refundable Damage Deposit $228.66
- Taxes Not included
No parties as it is an intimate neighbourhood
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Car: Not Necessary
The House is in a cul-de-sac in an exciting area adjacent to vibrant Crown Street: the centre of Restaurants, Galleries, and Theatres, only a five-minute walk from Oxford Street, five-minute walk from Sydney Stadium, and 10 minutes by bus to Circular Quay, Darling Harbour, the Monorail and Aquarium, 20 minutes by bus to Bondi Beach, and a ten-minute walk or two-minute busride to Central Station
Year Purchased: 1992
About the owner: I work internationally in film and theatre.
Why the Owner Chose Sydney South (Sydney NSW, Australia):
Surry Hills is the most vibrant and exciting place to live. It is the home of artists and creative people and is replete with restaurants, theatres and galleries. There are numerous original clothing shops and interesting gift shops. The house is within walking distance of the city and is an exceptional location for those interested in unique cuisine. This is my home and I rent it out while I am working overseas or interstate.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
It is a beautiful house to stay in because of the unique light and the quality of peace created by the Chinese Tree of Heaven. A true oasis. Around the corner is the dynamic and hip Crown Street filled with life, people and great shopping. You are only five minutes from the city and fifteen minutes away from access to all the main holiday attractions and yet it feels as though you are in the country.
- Primary: ++61 419470072
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Sittingroom from diningroom and stairway going up to the sundeck.
Diningroom with halogen uplighter and Sony Hi fi
Gas Fire in Diningroom I Pod Player, DVD Library
Kitchen: Smeg Oven, Bosch Dishwasher
Main Bedroom with Queen Size Bed
Sundeck with table and 6 chairs
Study with Queen Sofabed. fax machine and printer
Main Bedroom on top floor
Main Bedroom withQueen size bed and Skylight
Courtyard from Sittingroom
View Of Sundeck from Walkway
Sitting room with 3 seater sofa white cane chair and ottoman
Sitting-room looking towards kitchen
Cable televison Dvd Player
Kitchen with Refrigerator and Microwave
Second Bedroom with Queen Size Bed
Study with Queen Sofabed
Study with Queen Sofabed
View From Main Bedroom into the Chinese Tree of Heaven
Courtyard from Study
Courtyard with Barbecue
View of Sundeck from Tower
This listing was first published here in 2003.
Date last modified - Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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