The SpaceThe apartment is art deco and has been recently renovated. The kitchen is clean and functional but is still to be updated to match the rest of the house.
It is a lovely bright house with lots of space and interesting views from back and front.
The verandah is private and perfect for a beer and relaxation.
There is a gorgeous brand new bath, Italian coffee machine, washer & dryer, cooking and eating equipment and a private parking spot right out the front.
The TV can be hooked up to your laptop or has all the usual digital channels.
One off street parking spot can be provided on request, in front of the garage on the right. Guest AccessYou will have the whole apartment to yourself except for the front bedroom which will be locked. Your space includes one bedroom, one bathroom
(bath & shower in one), a large lounge/tv room, kitchen, front balcony and laundry. The back garden is a shared space with a clothesline and beehive.
The kitchen includes a gas cooktop and oven, microwave, fridge, toaster, rice cooker and manual coffee machine. Feel free to help yourself to any condiments in the fridge and pantry.
If requested in advance, you can park one car in the spot in front of the garage, the spot on the left is for our downstairs neighbour. Interaction with GuestsI won't be around to assist you during your stay but can organise help if needed. The NeighborhoodThe surrounding suburbs of Newtown, Stanmore, Enmore and Petersham have some of Sydney's best pubs, restaurants and entertainment. It is a buzzy, interesting area with lots of beautiful old houses, parks and facilities.
Best local places to visit: Enmore Theatre, Cow & Moon Gelato, Shinmachi Japanese, Emma's Lebanese, Petersham for Portuguese tarts, Hartsyard, Stanbuli, Sixpenny, Macelleria, Sultan's Table Turkish, Dendy Newtown cinema, Enmore swimming pool and Frangos Portugese chicken Getting AroundThe apartment is right on the train line with Newtown and Stanmore stations 10 minutes walk in each direction. Plenty of buses are available 5 minutes away on Enmore Road.
The airport is a short drive and easy taxi ride, usually no more than $30.
There are lots of restaurants, grocery stores and amenities within walking distance including Enmore Pool, Fitness First Newtown, Sydney Uni and the Enmore Theatre.
If you drive, you can park in the driveway in front of the garage. Please organise this before you arrive to ensure the space is made available for you. Other Things to NoteThe apartment is close to the city and it can be noisy especially during the day. Planes, trains and traffic stop at night so even if you are not used to city noise you should be OK to sleep