ABOUT THE COTTAGE
This very cute timber cottage is an original mill cottage from the 1950's situated in the Dwellingup Heritage Precinct. It has been renovated, with a modern kitchen, in addition to the original wood stove/oven, and a modern bathroom/laundry.
KITCHEN: There is a 6 seater dining table and chairs in the kitchen area. Available for use is a Nespresso coffee pod machine, so bring your favourite coffee pods to use. A couple of pods will be supplied to get you started. The kitchen is well equipped including microwave, electric kettle, toaster and essential cooking utensils. The bare essentials are available for use in the pantry including tea, coffee, sugar, salt and pepper and oil. Please use with discretion and supply cannot be guaranteed if items are used before being able to replenish.
BATHROOM / LAUNDRY: The large modern bathroom also houses the washing machine & dryer. There is a 2nd toilet separate to the main bathroom.
LOUNGE: A wood heater in the lounge area makes winter very cozy in addition to reverse cycle air conditioning for either cooling or heating. Seating comprises a 3 seater lounge and 2 single lounge chairs. A TV and DVD player are available with a small range of DVD's. There are some board games available for use also.
BEDROOMS: Two bedrooms have queen size beds and the 3rd bedroom has 2 single beds. This bedroom has its own airconditioning unit which is very quiet. The others have ducted airconditioning and all windows are screened to allow opening without risk of flies or mosquitoes. Each room has a tall boy chest of drawers for storage as required.
BED LINEN & TOWELS are provided at no extra charge
FRONT VERANDAH: From the north facing front verandah, you can sit and look across to an area of virgin bush and watch and listen to the many birds including splendid blue wrens, robins, honeyeaters, kookaburras which visit the garden and surrounding area. It is the perfect spot to unwind and relax.
A garage out the back is available for storing bikes if required.
The block is fully enclosed.
The cottage is only 200 metres from the State forest where there are many walking trails and mountain bike riding tracks.
PRIOR APPROVAL MUST BE OBTAINED BEFORE BRINGING YOUR PET
No more than 2 dogs will be permitted
Please ensure that your dogs are kept on lead when outside the property and do not allow your dog to leave the property unattended
Please note: NO SMOKING permitted.
Please treat this home as you would your own home, with respect.
Please wash and put away dirty dishes before departure
Please ensure all doors and windows are locked and the keys are put back in the keysafe before you leave.
ABOUT THE TOWN
Dwellingup is a thriving timber mill town located approximately 75 mins from Perth city ~100km south east of Perth and attracts many visitors interested in mountain bike riding, hiking and canoeing. The Bibbulmun and Munda Biddi trails pass through Dwellingup and Lane Poole and the Murray River is only 7km away and is a popular swimming, paddling and canoeing area. There are also many designated 4x4 tracks nearby for the 4WD enthusiast.
Dwellingup has 2 cafes, a local pub with good meals and several art and craft centres and a gift shop. Bike and canoe hire is available in town.
The Hotham Valley Steam Train runs from Dwellingup.