Property of the Week: Cottage offers charm and character

9 Moore Street, Guyra

  • 3 bedrooms
  • 1 bathroom
  • 1 garage
  • Agent: Margo Horan, Ray White Rural Guyra-Armidale
  • Phone: 0458 255 102
  • $220,000

This period home was built in the early 1900s and is of weatherboard construction, sitting on brick piers with a new colourbond roof.

It has many original features.

It is a single bathroom home with an extra, external toilet. There are two to three bedrooms.

The third bedroom could be used as a traditional sitting room and features pressed metal ceilings and wall panelling.

There is a two-way open fireplace with a decorative timber-and-mirrored mantlepiece.

The room also features an east facing bay window with fretwork, leadlight panels and French doors opening on to an enclosed verandah which has been tastefully painted.

The long hallway features fretwork, a pressed-metal ceiling and wall panels, with the original front door which has original leadlight panels.

There is a renovated electric kitchen, with an adjacent room that could be used as a dining room or office with a wood heater.

A large living room has electric heating and large, north facing windows and built-in display cabinets.

The long hallway features fretwork, a pressed-metal ceiling and wall panels

Ray White agent Margo Hogan

There are two enclosed verandahs; the north facing undercover area looks into a picturesque, private back garden.

This home has an outside laundry, single garage and garden shed.

The established gardens are easily maintained, with large trees, shrubs and roses and are fully fenced.