The Cottage

Bruthen Cottage has 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms (1 also has laundry), separate toilet, living room, eat in kitchen, large covered outdoor area, garage and off street parking.

All bedding and towels are provided with the cottage.

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Bedroom 1

1 x QS bed, chair which folds out to comfortable full sized single bed. (sleeps couple or 2 singles)

Bedroom 2:

1 x bunk bed, plus single bed. (sleeps 3 as singles)

Bedroom 3:

2 x single beds, or 1 x king size bed. ( sleeps 2 singles or 1 couple)

Kitchen / eating

A huge room reminiscent of a farmhouse kitchen, with a wood heater and a bit of a retro feel. Kitchen equipment and provisions include:

  • Full sized electric stove and oven
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Pots, pans, baking ware, microwaveable containers, utensils
  • Electric kettle, 4 slice toaster
  • Crockery and cutlery
  • Coffee, real and instant; tea – leaf and herbal teas; teapot. For real tea.
  • Basic provisions: extra virgin olive oil, salt, pepper, sugar; a little muesli, cereal, flour, pasta and rice. Milk in the fridge. ( let us know if you prefer soy to cow)

Bruthen has an excellent butcher, baker and a general store that sells everything from red wine to fencing wire. Between them you can buy a few basics and with the provisions in the cottage easily put together a quick and simple meal at home.

Living room:

Comfortable squashy sofa and seats, open fire, TV, DVD and sound system (CD, radio, Ipod and MP3/4 compatible) Solid sofa bed folds out to double (sleeps single or couple). This becomes a private bedroom with the living room a separate room off the hallway – not open plan.

Bathroom 1

Newly built, with shower, hand basin and toilet.

Bathroom 2 / laundry

Bath/ shower, hand basin, large washing machine and laundry tub. Toilet. As stated.

Garage.

Undercover parking, accessed from the side street. Not lockable.

Access

The front door of the property is accessed from a verandah five steps above street level. The rear door of the property is one step up from the back patio, which is one step up from the garden path. The rear door is accessed from the street via a moderately sloping concrete path beside the house, with about three metres over level grass to the step onto the verandah. Access via the garage at the back of the house is via an uneven grassed walkway for about 20 metres, followed by four metres of concrete path.

The cottage is on one level throughout the interior.