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Paddington 2021 Australia

Listing # 39182


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Last Updated: Sunday, October 11, 2020

Sydney - Paddington apartment in Victorian house with private courtyard and garage

This residence is in Sydney's picturesque and historic Paddington. It's close to universities, the city, beaches and parks, and is surrounded by galleries, restaurants, cafes and other lively venues.

Paddington is a vibrant and sought-after area and the apartment is a super-quiet haven at its centre. You can start the day with breakfast in the courtyard, a jog in nearby Centennial Park, or head out to one of the many cafes nearby.

The apartment comprises the ground floor of a Victorian house with its own private entrance, leafy garden and garage. It's completely self contained and stylish, with even a touch of luxury.

The living-dining-kitchen opens to the garden and the other section of this L-shape living area is the bedroom with a queen bed, and generous cupboard and storage space. It's spacious and light, also completely quiet and secluded.

Sandstone walls inside and out add to the atmosphere and privacy.

The apartment has wifi and Sony TV + DVD. The kitchen features a brand new induction cook top plus a convection+microwave oven, electric grill and Nespresso machine. There's a large bathroom with clothes washer and dryer.

New arrivals will find the fridge stocked with basics so there's no need to rush to the shops after a long journey.

Historic Paddington is centrally situated near to the city, universities, harbour and beaches. It is Sydney's centre for galleries, cafes, restaurants and boutique shops. It also borders on Centennial Park which offers walking, jogging, cycling and picnic facilities. On Saturdays there's a busy market.

Public transport, including to universities, is excellent. You can also walk to the CBD in half an hour and be at Bondi beach in 20 minutes.

Sydney University, UTS, University of NSW, COFA and Notre Dame are all located within easy travelling distance and there are good transport connections to other universities.

I bought this house almost 40 years ago and I've loved living here. It was a great area to bring up kids and the longer I live here the more I appreciate the neighbourhood attractions.

Basics:

Number of Bedrooms
1
Number of Bathrooms
1
Number of Offices
0
Surface Size
80 Sq. Meters
Suited for
2 people
Property Type
Studio or Loft

Availability:

Available from Tuesday, December 1, 2020 onward
Minimum Stay
4 week(s)
Flexible With Dates
No

*Approximate location of the property is within the blue radius. Red markers indicate surrounding points of interest including schools, universities, libraries and museums.

City Paddington
Postal Code - State or Province 2021 NSW
Country Australia
Neighborhood Keywords Paddington, Darlinghurst and Woollahra galleries, restaurants and cafes, beaches, parks, the harbour
Closest University Sydney, NSW, UTS, COFA, Notre Dame
University nearby Macquarie, ACU, other metropolitan campuses




Rental Price:

Asked
AUD 750 Weekly

Rent Negotiable
Yes
Utilities Included
Yes
Cleaning Services Included
No

Surroundings:

  • Near Shops
  • Urban Environment
  • Near Ocean/Lake
  • Near Restaurants
  • Near Public Transports

Additional Information:

  • Furnished
  • Available for Academic Term
  • Off Campus
  • Architectural Gem
  • Holiday Term
  • Available for Short Term
  • Summer Term

Amenities:

  • Modern Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • High Speed Internet
  • Wireless Network
  • Reserved Parking
  • TV
  • Balcony or Patio
  • Garden
  • Other: Short flight of steps outside at entrance (photo)

Considerations:

Kid Friendly
No
Small Children Safe
No
Smoke Free
Yes
Pets Welcome
No
Car Available
No

Perform Housesitting Duties?:

No

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I used to teach English to adult migrants and then moved on to work in vocational education in a large NSW public education organisation. Now I travel, do volunteer work and spend hours on music, dance and reading. I've lived in Paddington for a long time and I love both my house and the area. While I like living close to the city I also enjoy swimming and walking and I can do both locally which is part of the reason for living here. But my family is spread out, my children and grandchildren live in South Australia, so I spend time out of Sydney as well.

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This is a wonderful spacious studio apartment with a large bathroom/laundry. I stayed here twice for several weeks both times. It is clean, light, and has everything you need: washing machine, dryer, TV, great wifi, etc. The location is stellar. Centennial Park is very nearby, restaurants, great coffee shops and the famous Paddington market every Saturday. Oxford St is close and there are many buses that can take you to Bondi beach or Bondi Junction or the City - all are about 15 minutes away. It is amazing how quiet it is given its close proximity to so many services and transport. Pam is wonderful and makes you feel very welcome. Excellent Moira 12/14/2016 7:11:00 PM
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