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  5. #60859

Tiptre - Blampied 13 kms from Daylesford

House, Daylesford

Rated 4.5 out of 5 stars 15 reviews

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6 guests
3 bedrooms
4 beds
1 bathroom

Description

Great place for families, groups and couples. Built in the 1860s, this comfortable old country farmhouse is a great place to relax. Tiptre is 13 kms from Daylesford.

3 bedrooms upstairs 1 Q; 1 D and 2 single beds all with heaters and fans and bed linen and towels supplied. The stairs to upstairs are original and not suitable for elderly persons or those with disabilities [see photos].

Downstairs comprises of a large fully equipped country style kitchen with dining table; lounge; bathroom; shower room and separate toilet.

A wood heater in the kitchen/dining room and open fire in the lounge makes for a cosy stay.

The north-facing verandah is an ideal place to enjoy your favourite drink or book.There is a gas BBQ and outdoor couch.

The garden contains a small pond with safety mesh with rockery and plenty of shaded and sun-filled spots to enjoy the tranquility and abundant bird life, blue wrens galore. There is plenty of room with lockable front and rear porch.

Sorry no pets as the adjacent farms have livestock.

To help you get the most out of your time away a late check out at no extra cost may be available not available on one night stays-- please confirm with owner.

Plenty to do nearby:

Tiptre is less than 1 km from the historic Swiss Mountain Hotel. The Swiss Mountain provides meals and regular music events. The recently opened Maze House cafe at Mount Prospect, Captains Creek organic wines at Kangaroo Hills and the Blampied Sculpture Park are all within an easy 5 Kms.

Tiptre is a short drive to -

- Swiss Mountain Hotel 2km

- Daylesford 13 km- cafes, shop, farmers market and bush walks

- first Saturday in December the Daylesford Highland Gathering

- Hepburn Springs - mineral springs and baths;

- Hepburn Swiss Italian Fiesta

- Captain Creeks 2 km organic wines & cheeses

- Rocklyn 5 km Ashram

- Smeaton 14 km with historic Anderson's Mill: original grain mill with large waterwheel usually open 1st weekend in April

- Dean9 km and Clarke's Hill - on top of The Great Dividing Range, you can see forever

- Clunes 30 km a gold mining town with a focus on books

On the way to Creswick visit Springmount's Tangled Maze 12 km with mini golf, nursery and café; Creswick's attractions include the Woollen Mills - with fine alpaca products. Next door are the Wood Benders that use original craft techniques for wood furniture, as featured in Jamie Dury's award winning garden at the Chelsea Flower Show. Pay a visit to cafes, nursery and Creswick Museum.

Just over half an hour gets you to Ballarat's Eureka and gold history. Ask about Tiptre's own connection with the gold museum

Ballarat beautiful Botanical gardens and excellent bird sanctuary at Mount Helen and Ballarat Wildlife Park.

Ballarat Heritage Weekend - Mothers Day weekend

Features

Dishes and utensils Fireplace Iron and board Kitchen Linens provided Microwave Non-Smoking Outdoor grill Toaster
Tiptre - Blampied 13 kms from Daylesford is rated 4.3 out of 5 by 15.
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Rated 4 out of 5 by from Rustic charm Very rustic and tranquil old farm house. The garden was full of spring flowers and probably at its peak!
Date published: 2017-11-07
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Rustic defined! A farmhouse down a lane with two wood fires, eclectic furniture, working sheds, primitive bathrooms. Very rustic. 10am checkout too early to enjoy a big breakfast in front of the kitchen fire.
Date published: 2016-05-16
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Old house It was a kind of adventure to stay in an old farmhouse and it was easy to find with owner's clear description. There are lots of old things in the house and around and it was interesting to explore. Nice metal work decorating the kitchen, open fire and sheep around the house. The only thing you don't have from description is that this house has steep stairs and it's really steep. The owner was sending me letter about it before booking, to be fair. In previous review you can read, that -"In the house, spider webs and daddy long legs hang in the corners that are hard to get at but the living space is neat and clean." Now, two month later, spider webs were everywhere and daddy long legs were sitting in every corner in toilet and bathroom, sink and shower cabin were full of dead insects, so we cleaned it before use.The house has nice and tide kitchen, clean linen, good towels, heaters in every bedroom, but it also need some general cleaning.
Date published: 2015-03-15
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Fun in a farmhouse It was fun to stay in an old farmhouse and we found the furniture was comfortable. Unique metal work decorating the kitchen was amazing. The farmhouse was easy to find, past a gourmet pub and down a quiet country road. Kangaroos graze in the fields at sunset. Sheep graze in the fields around the house. In the house, spider webs and daddy long legs hang in the corners that are hard to get at but the living space is neat and clean.
Date published: 2015-02-10
Rated 4 out of 5 by from My family had a very comfortable night at Tiptre. It was a lovely old house - the boys enjoyed the house and garden and we relaxed by the fire. Thoughtful touches made us very welcome.
Date published: 2013-01-17
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