This historic three bedroom house is in the main street of Barwon Heads, 300 metres from the centre of town and the river. Close to: 13th Beach surfing breaks, playgrounds, estuary wildlife, wetlands, restaurants and shops.
'Maxwelton' is one of the original homes in Barwon Heads and has a comfy 100 year old charm. Look elsewhere if you are seeking a modernist feel. This is an historic house with timber floorboards and large North facing windows shaded by deciduous trees in summer. Our home is furnished with vintage pieces and artworks collected on our overseas (URL HIDDEN) house features a classic Federation front veranda with seating to watch the world go by. There is a large outdoor garden area with a good space for children to play. An outdoor area with a BBQ and garden furniture setting is also available.
There are 3 separate bedrooms with a Queen sized bed and two double beds.
We have a library/study room which features wall to wall bookshelves, comfortable reading chairs & an open fire.
The dining area, with sliding doors that opens out onto the outside patio, has a table setting for 6 people, a CD player compatible with all electronic devices. There is a gas heater for this area.
The artist tiled fully equipped kitchen has all the usual appliances such as a microwave, gas cooktop and electric oven.
The lounge area features high ceilings, multiple seating areas, a piano, a LCD TV, separate DVD player, natural gas heating and a split system air conditioner. There is wireless internet throughout the house.
There are 2 bathrooms with a full size bath and a shower and a laundry with a front loading washing machine and ironing facilities.
We are a pet friendly home but tell us about your pet on booking.
Contact the host for queries about additional people.
Guests have full access to all the ground floor rooms and outdoor garden area. No one else will be occupying the house. An upstairs studio is a private storage area. There is on street parking.
As we have travelled a lot and used Airbnb around the world, we are happy to chat with visitors to our home and town. We will have a comprehensive folder of information for our guests and we welcome as much interaction as required. We will respond promptly to any email and phone requests.
If you are lucky to stay over a Sunday night please put the rubbish/recycle/green bins out. Thanks
We are a pet friendly home however be mindful of the fences and keep pets off furniture & please pick after them in the yard.
Smoking outside please.
Live in our home as you would live in your own valued space.