Turnbull Cottage is a delightful 1920's weatherboard house in a quiet street in Hamilton South. It has been professionally renovated to a high standard whilst retaining original features such as polished timber floors, fireplace and beautiful pressed metal ceilings.
The property is perfect for families, couples or a group of friends. There are 3 bedrooms: the main has a queen bed, ensuite and walk-in wardrobe; the second has a double bed with a study area attached. The third bedroom is ideal for children with twin beds and its own TV + DVD. The lounge room has a gas fireplace. There is a large dining room. The kitchen is well appointed with a dishwasher. The main bathroom has a bathtub. The undercover timber deck is north-facing and is ideal for entertaining. There is an outdoor setting and BBQ. The back yard is fully fenced. Pets are allowed by prior arrangement.
Turnbull Cottage is conveniently situated close to The Junction, Hamilton's multi-cultural Beaumont Streey, Darby Street, the CBD, Honeysuckle, local shopping centres as well as Newcastle's stunning beaches and ocean baths.Turnbull Cottage is 3 kilometers to the Entertainment Centre and major sporting arenas. Large,undercover shopping centres including Charlestown Square and Westfield Kotara are a 10 minute drive or bus trip away. It is also a 10 minute drive to Blackbutt Reserve, where you can get up close to kangaroos, koalas and emus. The cottage is a few minutes drive to railway stations. There is a public bus stop about 100 metres from the cottage which provides a service to MarketTown shopping centre and the CBD.
Newcastle has recently been voted in the top 10 cities of the world by Lonely Planet. It offers great restaurants, cafes and trendy boutiques in Beaumont Street, Darby Street, Honeysuckle and the Harbour Foreshore, Hunter Street Mall and The Junction. Entertainment can be found at live theatres, the Newcastle Region Art Gallery, the Entertainment Centre and the Maritime and Regional Museums. Newcastle has many stunning beaches (within 3 km of Turnbull Cottage) and ocean baths at both Newcastle Beach and Merewether Beach. The beaches are great for family fun and are patrolled by surf lifesavers from October to March. It is a 50 minute drive to Port Stephens where whale and dolphin watching cruises can be taken. The Hunter Valley vineyards are a 45 minute drive away. Other activities include golf (Horizons and Cypress Lake courses), antique browsing in Islington, Mayfield and the Centenary Centre, outdoor markets, bushwalking at Blackbutt Reserve, sailing on beautiful Lake Macquarie (Australia's largest coastal saltwater lake), discovering historic Fort Scratchley and the Bathers Way, a 5km coastal walk from Nobbys Beach to Merewether.
We have successfully hosted hundreds of groups of family and friends over the past 5 years. Please contact us with any inquiry about the property, the Newcastle region or the Hunter Valley.