An Oasis in the Inner City

Last Updated: Feb. 11th, 2020
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A fantastic house canopied by a Chinese Tree of Heaven and filled with light. A wonderful location around the corner from great restaurants, galleries and unique shopping.You are within walking distance of the City and Central Station and have excellent public transport outside the front door: 5 minutes from the city and 10 minutes to Circular Quay / Opera House. 10-15 minutes from the University of Sydney, University of New South Wales, UTS and COFA

It is a beautiful house in which to stay, because of the unique light and the quality of peace created by the Chinese Tree of Heaven. You are only five minutes from the city and yet it feels as though you are in the country. A true oasis.

It is an unusual and exotic two storey house situated opposite a park and comprises of two pavilions facing each other across an internal courtyard

The upstairs deck is perfect for sunset drinks and breakfast with the birds, you don't feel like you are in the middle of the city but rather in your own little corner of paradise.

The courtyard has a barbecue and is canopied by the fifteen metre Chinese Tree of Heaven.

There are two bedrooms with queen size beds & a study with a queen size sofa-bed. The bedlinen is 1000 thread count cotton soft, soft, soft.

This remarkable house has a fully appointed kitchen/laundry complete with Bosch, Smeg and Miele appliances. The diningroom and living area house an LCD television, Wifi, Cable, DVD player and Sony sound system

The study has telephone/fax, scanner, copier, colour printer and broadband. (wifi or ethernet)

The house is peaceful and filled with sunlight.


Home Details:

For rent!   
Contact: Lindy D., Academic - Staff
Location: Surry Hills, AU
Neighborhood: Surry Hills
Postal Code: 2010
  See a map of 45 Collins Street, Surry Hills
Type: House (Single Family) (Suitable for up to 5 people)
Cost: (AUD) 5,600.00 per month (Negotiable)
Lease: Sep. 15th, 2020, until Mar. 18th, 2021
(Minimum lease length: 30 days)
(Lease dates negotiable)
Utilities: Water Included
Size: 1,636 square feet / 152 square meters
Rooms: 1 full-bathrooms
1 half-bathrooms
2 bedrooms
6 total rooms (excluding bathrooms)
Golf Course Near Medical Facility
Near Park Near Public Transportation
Near Shopping Off Campus
Tennis Court Urban Environment
Walk to Campus Walk/jog Trails
Balcony Cable Available
Deck or Patio Dishwasher
Dryer Eat-in-kitchen
Enclosed Patio Enclosed/Fenced Yard
Family Friendly Fireplace
Furnished Garden
Hardwood Floors Heat Included
Internet Access Landscaped
Laundry Microwave
Range Refrigerator
Two Story Wall-to-wall Carpeting
Washer Washer/Dryer
Some Pets Allowed
Nearby Universities: University of Sydney
University of New South Wales
University of Technology, Sydney
University of Technology Sydney
Australian Film Television and Radio School
Australian Institute of Music
Australian College of Applied Psychology
National Institute of Dramatic Art
Billy Blue College

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