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A lovely Californian Bungalow (circa 1923 ) situated in one of Launceston’s best dress circle residential areas… Elphin Road, Newstead.

Twyford is is an award winning property and we have made sure to include all the extras to make your stay something special.

Twyford has 4 bedrooms and sleeps up to 9 guests.The property is located only 1.5 km from the centre of Launceston and is 200 metres to the delightful Newstead shopping centre which boasts a Coles Supermarket, Newsagency, Pharmacy, Post Office, some great eateries, award winning hairdressers and some of the city’s best gift shops in Launceston. Off street parking is available for up to 3 cars and a bus stop nearby ensures guests have their Launceston travel needs covered!

The house has been renovated in keeping with the character of the period, but is fitted with all the modern conveniences.  The gourmet kitchen is a delight for foodies and includes a dual fuel classic Falcon Stove, granite bench tops, “Farmers” cupboards and a double butler’s sink. The Kitchen flows in to an open plan dining and living area with comfortable seating and a large LCD TV. Directly off the living area there is a great outdoor deck with outdoor setting and BBQ.

A separate formal lounge room with LCD TV and DVD ensures that guests have their choice of entertainment. The formal lounge retains the timber paneling from the arts and crafts period which is a much admired feature of the property. This room also features classic leather chairs and a goose feather filled large club couch.

The master bedroom’s main feature is the unusual circa 1910 Nickel plated king size 4 poster bed- perfect for those looking for a touch of romance. The second bedroom is very large and has a king-size bed which can be split into king singles if required. This room also offers a 3rd bed roll-away option if required. Bedroom 3 offers a double bed and is furnished in the style of the period . A selection of reading materials to suit all tastes sits on the Tasmanian blackwood bookcase.

Bedroom 4 is a single bedroom.
For larger groups an additional ottoman pull out bed is available. A portacot and a high chair are also available at no additional charge.

The bathroom is fully equipped and has been renovated to suit the period but has a great tiled walk in shower and of course a clawfoot bath to soak in! There is also an additional powder room toilet / vanity for guests convenience.

The property has a lovely deck off the living area, a secure backyard for children and entertaining and a very pretty front garden all behind the privacy of a sold rendered wall. WiFi is high speed and unlimited and telephone calls to standard mobiles and landlines in Australia are free. Free phone calls to landlines in 25 countries and standard mobile calls to 7 countries are also available.

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Property Features

  • Free unlimited high speed Wifi phone calls
  • 4 Bedrooms – 1x King bedroom (converts to 2 king singles) – 2 x double bedrooms – 1x singles bedroom
  • 1 x Single sofa bed- 1 rollaway trundle
  • Full Gourmet Kitchen with Falcon Gas
  • Electric Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Dining table – Seats 6
  • Cooking pots, crockery, cutlery, glassware and platters
  • Tea, coffee, sugar, salt and condiments
  • Nespresso Dolce Gusto machine
  • Washing machine
  • Split System air conditioning/heating
  • Seperate formal lounge toom with TV an DVD
  • DVD’s & Books
  • Outdoor
  • Free to air TV in Kitchen, Dining, and Family area
  • Fully Equipped Bathroom with Claw Foot bath
  • Additional Powder room with extra w/c
  • Hair Dryers, Shampoos and vanity items
  • Freshly Lavendered towels and linen
  • Outdoor Entertainment deck with BBQ and seating
  • Beautiful Gardens

Testimonial

Danielle Husband

I have just returned home following my second stay at Twyford House. My first stay was in June this year with my mum, dad, husband and 3 year old son. The second stay was with my grandfather. Twyford was everything we could have wished for and more. It was certainly a home away from home, suitable for my extended family but cosy enough for two of us.

From the king size beds, beautiful garden, huge bathtub and snug sitting room nothing is overlooked in this beautiful historic home. And the kitchen – that stove – a cooks dream!!!

Thank you Bronwyn for your hospitality and for adding a touch of luxury to our Tasmanian holidays. We will be back.

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