Private bedroom(s) in designer built home with 14" ceilings. Outdoor spa. Polished wooden floors. Tranquil and quiet, super clean and modern - while also retaining some rustic charm. An Oasis from a busy life. Come relax and enjoy!
Rooms are primarily let on a 'two guests per room' basis, but one-per-room is possible at an extra fee.
Located in a prestigious, quiet, residential area, just over 5 minutes drive to Bowral, Milton Park and other popular local attractions. Long distance views of the gorgeous Southern Highland countryside.
The private lane is an oasis of peace and tranquillity from your busy life.
Very well presented and outfitted, this home is a joy to live in. A homey design wraps around the living room, and together with very high ceilings, you are surrounded by a spacious, appealing environment, free of clutter.
Well appointed kitchen stocked with coffee, tea, paper towel, salt, pepper and other basics along with crockery, cookware and cutlery.
Double lock up garage.
Come enjoy a quiet getaway in the Southern Highlands.
Occasionally I have a workaway helper with domestic duties. If here, they are lovely, and keep away if you want space, or interact if you want to socialise or as help for yourself.
Come enjoy a quiet getaway in the Southern Highlands - and be looked after!
Main living, dining and kitchen areas. Outdoor space. 5 seat Spa available outside. Spa is not always kept hot and ready (especially winter) but can be by prior request - or can be turned on Friday night for a Saturday night spa. It takes 12hrs to heat, so please notify well beforehand if you want the spa ready.
Interaction with guests
Happy to meet and chat, but I'm not always there. I'm a published author, Commando, investigator, and spend a lot of time traveling. I'm social, and happy to advise local attractions and give advice.
Other things to note
Bird enthusiasts will enjoy spotting several species in the front and back yards, bring your binoculars
Gas central heating
Outdoor spa (by specific request)
Clawfoot tubs to soak your troubles away
Gas BBQ (Ask for use, and ensure you clean it up afterwards)
Double lock up garage
Trampoline for kids, with safety net
DVD, Smart TV, WII console and many games
Hammock & swing set
Pet friendly. I've no pets, but our back garden is fenced.
Neighbors are lovely. Surrounding homes are shielded with trees for privacy and tranquility.
No parties at all (without written agreement).
No noise outside after 10pm.
No extra visitors after 11pm.
Max 3x cars parked on property yard, plus 2x in garage.
Absolutely no street parking in Norton lane. Neighbours will complain.
This is a residential area filled with families and retirees. Our home is suitable for couples, families and small corporate retreats, we often host professionals looking for a quiet getaway from the city, or mature folk attending weddings nearby, who agree not to bring the party back home!
Only plastic cups (provided) if using outdoor spa
Clean up kitchen after any cooking.
You agree as a strict condition of the booking, you will lose your security deposit for breach of the house rules relating to noise complaints, outside guests after 11pm, or parking violations. This may be from our caretaker, or neighbour reports.
Please don't give our neighbours cause for complaint, as this threatens our lovely bnb that's been enjoyed by numerous visitors seeking the tranquility of the Highlands. Thank you for being respectful and quiet here!
Works in education scheduling, but also a strong advocate for the sharing economy. As seen on TV ha ha - See Chrislivesfree.
Drives a Tesla ... well, actually it self-drives me most of the time! I've also got solar panels and a Tesla Powerwall home battery. Ask me about technology saving the planet - or better still join me!
Frequent traveller. Polite and friendly. Prefer company and chats with locals over solitude.
Relaxed and friendly. Knows how to clap using only one hand.
Likes to sleep in a dark, cold room, with a warm doona.
Wrote a book (Behind The Private Eye) reviewed by Sydney Morning Herald - twice! Flew a hang glider. Engineered the defence forces of two countries, to implement a community positive project I personally devised.
Love hosting guests and making people happy.
What more would you want to know?