If you are looking for a property for your stay in Hobart that perfectly blends history with modern convenience, Two-Forty on Harrington St is the perfect base. The original sandstone facade is vastly appealing from the street, and the moment you enter you will feel welcomed by the high ceilings, pressed tin wall mouldings and stained glass detailing.
Wide Oak timber flooring is another feature, and is displayed throughout the main lounge and upstairs bedrooms, lending a warmth and character to an otherwise modernised space.
The living room has a large flat screen Smart TV and two comfortable lounge suites - one which folds out to a double bed should you have the need for extra guests. Morning sun floods this room, there is an electric heater, and the modern decor makes it a great room to sit and relax after sight seeing in Hobart.
A separate dining room seats six in style, with another heater to keep you cosy in the Tasmanian winter The kitchen leads directly off the dining space making it ideal for entertaining, as does the alfresco dining area in the courtyard which seats four. The kitchen has a corner pantry for extra storage, a breakfast bar with two stools, microwave oven, full cooking facilities and everything you may need to cook up some great local produce for a night in.
Soak in the corner spa in the large, bright, tiled bathroom, and laundry facilities are also provided with a private washing line for convenience.
Upstairs are the two bedrooms, both featuring Queen beds and a Smart TV in each room. The master suite has a wall of built-in robes, is beautifully spacious and light, and again blends the original features of this house with a modern twist.
The second bedroom overlooks the landscaped garden and enjoys afternoon sun, with a free standing wardrobe and is still spacious and well appointed. A porta cot is available on request and there is a second toilet / powder room services the rooms on this floor, and both rooms have locks for privacy.
Outside the property is a pure delight, with a fish pond, manicured roses and a flat fully fenced area of lawn for children to enjoy. The courtyard has a real sense of history, equipped with a BBQ for afternoon gatherings and another small table setting to relax and soak up some rays.
Best of all, this unique residence is located between the two most popular districts in Hobart - North Hobart and the waterfront. North Hobart, known as the 'restaurant strip' has every cuisine you could desire as well as being home to the iconic State Theatre, grocers, a newsagency and post office.
Hobart Waterfront and Salamanca are also home to award winning restaurants, cruises, tours and the world famous Salamanca Markets every Saturday.
With off street parking for one vehicle, easy walking distance to many shops, attractions and parks, Two-Forty has everything you could possibly want or need for your holiday in beautiful Hobart.