Built in the 1830’s Banksia cottage retains her character, with polished timber floors, pressed metal ceiling, thick stone walls and Georgian windows.
Set back high from the road with a northerly aspect, it has rural and city views. The CBD is a 30 minute walk or
bike ride by the Rivulet track nearby.
Enter up the stone steps to the panelled vestibule. There is lounge area with a gas heater in the fireplace, perfect for cosy hobart winters. 3 delightful bedrooms, one with queen bed, one with double and third single bed. the 2 upstairs attic bedrooms are connecting and not suitable for small children due to the open stairs. There is a fold out bed for an extra guest if required on request.
The well appointed chefs kitchen with gas cook top is spacious and connects to the dining area. The bathroom has a seperate bath and shower and laundry facilities are available.
Quality furnishings to complement the history of the property have been used and the cottage is surrounded by a landscaped garden which was a previous winner of Hobart's best historic garden award.
Special rates for long stays. NBN wifi is available for guests use.
Pets can be accommodated for in the large outside enclosed area by arrangement.