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"Augusta's Cottage" in Historic Mort Estate

House, Toowoomba

Rated 5 out of 5 stars 17 reviews

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Min 2 nights stay

5 guests
3 bedrooms
5 beds
1 bathroom

Description

Charming "Augusta's Cottage" is located in historic Mort Estate and features 3 bedrooms with lovely gardens and secure off-street parking - perfect for couples, families, small groups or workers.

Conveniently located to all amenities in a quiet, tree-lined street in historic Mort Estate, "Augusta's Cottage" is within easy walking distance of Grand Central Shopping Centre and the City centre.

The revitalized "Railway Precinct" is nearby, where you'll find an organic food store and coffee shops, restaurants, pubs, bike supplies, art galleries, antique shops and many other attractions that Toowoomba has to offer.

Mort Estate Shopping Village is a short walk away, with supermarket, laundromat, fish and chip shop, bakery, coffee shop, hairdresser and chemist.

This historic home features:

Bedroom 1 - queen sized bed

Bedroom 2 - double bed

Bedroom 3 - single bunk beds plus single bed

Comfortable lounge room with television and cosy wood fire

Separate dining room, also with open wood fire

Well equipped kitchen

Shower over bath with heat light

Separate toilet

Laundry with washing machine

Fully fenced yard - great for children to explore

Lovely front verandah

Private gardens

Secure off-street parking

History of the Cottage

In memory of one of our early settlers, the cottage is named after Augusta Florence Alford who owned the cottage from 1901 to 1920. Her husband was Henry King Alford, whose family were among the early settlers to the area.

The first time that the name 'Toowoomba' appeared on a public document was when it was written on Henry's baptismal certificate at the first Church of England service held on August 29th, 1852. It was Henry's mother who gave the future city of Toowoomba its name. Henry had various pastoral interests and was elected Mayor of Toowoomba in 1911 and 1912.

This cottage retains its historic charm with high ceilings and double brick walls. If you wish to immerse yourself in historic charm, then this is the place to stay.

Features

Features covered by Stayz Rental Assurance

Dishwasher, Parking, Washing machine

Balcony Books Child's high chair Children welcome Clothes dryer Coffee maker Cot Deck/Patio Dining Dishes and utensils Dishwasher DVD player Fireplace Games Hair dryer Heating Iron and board Kitchen Lawn/Garden Linens provided Living room Long-term renters welcome Microwave Non-Smoking Outdoor grill Oven Parking Refrigerator Stove Television Toaster Towels provided Washing machine
"Augusta's Cottage" in Historic Mort Estate is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 17.
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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Gorgeous Cottage Augusta Cottage and it's gardens were beautiful. It was the perfect home away from home and we did not want to leave. The house was fully equiped with many extras. Thank you again Therese for letting us stay in your stunning home.
Date published: 2017-10-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Gorgeous old house & garden Our grandson loved the garden as did we. Many places to sit & enjoy the surroundings. House was well equipped. Great location.
Date published: 2017-09-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Charming Cottage in a Great location We loved our few days at Augusta's Cottage. Therese was their to great us and give us lots of good tips of where to eat. The location is so handy, great little cafes just a few blocks away and a easy walk to the town centre. Enjoyed having morning coffee on the front deck listening to the birds in the garden. Overall just an enjoyable stay. Thanks Therese for sharing your lovely cottage. Bernadette and Glenn
Date published: 2017-08-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great location and very comfortable house Therese was the perfect host. Everything was great. Really central location with a quick walk into the city. Lots of heating options and a comfortable bed. Just bring your own hairdryer as one is not provided.
Date published: 2017-08-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Wonderful! This is a beautiful, spacious, charming property! Very cosy, with lots of lovely little spaces to explore, Very comfortable and well appointed. Therese was a very welcoming host. We will be back! Thanks for a great experience. Ross and Trish
Date published: 2017-06-28
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