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Self catering holiday accommodation, Beechworth

Goldfields Cottage, BeechworthGoldfields Cottage is an original miner's cottage, circa 1857, with traditional bull nose verandahs front and back.

Situated in the heart of the historic gold mining town of Beechworth in northeast Victoria, Australia, Goldfields Cottage has been beautifully renovated to a high standard.

Step inside this period weatherboard holiday cottage and the modern luxurious interior will appeal to the most discerning guests.

Goldfields Cottage provides a wonderful comfortable quiet retreat in which to relax or use it as a base for exploring the wonders of the town or further afield.

It is ideally suited to couples on a romantic escape, or for families and friends sleeping up to six.

Old world charm with modern facilities

The self contained accommodation consists of two queen and one twin rooms, all supplied with luxury linen and Egyptian cotton and quality Australian wool quilts. There are sumptuous pillows throughout to ensure a comfortable night's sleep. Each bedroom features a modern i-pod docking station.

Lounge roomThe lounge is spacious, modern, comfortable and relaxing with leather sofas, air conditioning and a big log fire. It also features a large LCD TV with USB input and time shift ability. A DVD player and selection of movies completes the entertainment package.

The unique bathroom has a Victorian claw foot roll top bath with separate Victorian brass rainfall shower. A beautiful feature in the bathroom is the exposed brick chimney from the living room fireplace coupled with the modern cathedral ceiling.

The kitchen is modern, bright and fully equipped and includes a dining room table. The kitchen also retains the original feature fireplace with log burning heater.

A separate laundry with a modern front loading washing machine is off the rear verandah

Children's books and toys are provided along with i-pod docks in each bedroom and a selection of DVDs, books and games for those looking to stay in and just enjoy the cottage.

Goldfields Cottage has a secure fully fenced garden, including off-street parking area, enabling the kids to safely play outdoors.

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Close to Beechworth's shops and attractions

Goldfields Cottage is just one block from the bakery, as well as gourmet and boutique shops that Beechworth is famous for. It is just a short walk to the historic precinct and close to the Bright to Wangaratta rail trail for cycling enthusiasts.

Spring Creek at the bottom of Short Street is where the original gold was discovered in Beechworth and is also infamous as the spot where in August 1874 Ned Kelly had his 20 round fist fight with Isaiah 'Wild' Wright which Ned won.

Beechworth's local outdoor swimming pool is an easy 5 min stroll from Goldfields Cottage via Wallace park at the bottom of Short Street and is a great place for kids and families to relax during the warm summer months.

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