Welcome to Parson's Retreat, 1882, where you can enjoy a part of history in total comfort. Recently restored and refurbished, this cottage is charming, comfortable and clean. Enjoy 3 main living areas, large main bedroom, central heating and cooling and WiFi. Relax in the claw foot bath with complimentary L'Occitane toiletries or take time to sit beneath the old apple tree to read the Saturday paper and enjoy your Welcome Hamper. Cook for yourself in the properly fitted new kitchen or venture out to one of Bendigo's many excellent eating places. The new beds 1Q,2S with quality mattresses and luxury linen guarantee an excellent sleep. For your further convenience, this cottage has a separate walk-in shower and 2 toilets, and onsite parking is provided in the fully fenced yard. Shops, cafés, pool, cinema, cycle track and lakes are all nearby. Children welcome and the cottage has a full supply of children's needs.
Parson's Retreat has recently been completely renovated and refurbished with quality furnishings and appliances. Original features have been restored such as Baltic pine floors, dado boards and an early clothes copper. The cottage is located in a heritage precinct on a corner location where woodland ducks visit to sit on the chimneys, and rosellas and cockatoos frequent the garden.
A surprisingly spacious cottage, Parson's Retreat has two bedrooms and two dedicated eating areas in a dining room and bright breakfast area. The main bedroom is large with ten foot ceilings and double aspect windows. It has a queen size bed and the second bedroom has two single beds. All beds have new non-partner disturbance mattresses, quality linen and are very comfortable. The lounge is fitted with TV and DVD player. The cottage is also equipped with free Wi-Fi. The kitchen retains its original charm and is fully functional with newly fitted cabinetry and appliances. The bathroom hosts a roll top bath, walk-in shower, and there is a second separate toilet. The laundry has a new washing machine and stone sink. Importantly, there is an excellent central heating and cooling system which gives all year round comfort. The cottage is clean, and maintained to an excellent standard. A Welcome Hamper greets you upon arrival and the Saturday paper is delivered. Complimentary L'Occitane toiletries and specialty tea and coffee are provided, plus a Nespresso coffee machine. Children welcome and the cottage has a full supply of children's needs with 2 portacots, high chair, toilet seat, Mamas and Papas chair, books, games and toys.
The garden is fully fenced and ample size with lush green grass. There is a choice of three seating areas in a bricked courtyard, under the veranda or in the shade of the old apple tree. Secure parking is onsite.
Parson's Retreat is in walking distance to a shopping precinct with supermarket, bakeries, cafés, newsagent and chemist. A swimming pool, cinema, lakes and cycle trails are also close by. The cottage is only a short drive from all of Bendigo's main attractions such as Bendigo Art Gallery, Ulumbarra Theatre and Bendigo Showgrounds. The Great Stupa of Universal Compassion is a short drive away from Bendigo.
Access to Parson's Retreat is via key safe, or, if you prefer we can meet you on arrival, hand over the keys, explain how everything works and answer all your questions.
Parson's Retreat is a smoke free environment.
Sorry no pets.
-Saturday newspaper delivery
-Welcome food hamper/ food intolerance catered for
-Central heating and cooling
-Fully equipped new kitchen
-Newly fitted bathroom with roll top bath and separate shower
-Non-partner disturbance mattresses
-Quality linen and towels
-All linen and towels provided
-TV and DVD player, DVD selection, radio, books
- 2 Portacots- high chair, child's toilet seat, Mamas and Papas chair, books, games, toys
-Laundry facilities, laundry liquid, washing line
-Iron and ironing board
-Specialty tea and coffee
- Nesptesso coffee machine
-Fenced garden with lush green grass and courtyard area