3 AGAR STEPS, MILLERS POINT, THE ROCKS, SYDNEY
Carlson Terrace is an early 1800's three-storey terrace house located in the heart of historic Sydney, right opposite the esteemed Langham Hotel and just beneath Observatory Hill with its breathtaking views over Sydney Harbour, S H Erwin art gallery and the Sydney Observatory. It is also only a 5 minute walk to the central business district, famous Circular Quay and Rocks Districts with renowned weekend markets and is surrounded by Sydney’s best restaurants, cafes, wine bars, clubs and pubs.
This fabulous apartment is known as 3 Agar Steps.
Carlson Terrace 114 and Carlson Terrace 112 . All Three terraces are managed by Karen. 3 Agar Steps (110 Kent St.) Has just become available this November.
The entrance to number 3 Agar Steps has been captured by many an artist. It sits under the cool shadows of a 180 year old Moreton Bay Fig tree, on the original steps leading up to the Hill. The house was home to the Governor of Sydney in the mid 1800’s and is located within the Carlson Terrace building. It houses one air-conditioned bedroom, a study/second bedroom, eat-in kitchen, lounge room with Harbour views and quirky outside bathroom with views over the water (the original loo with a view!).
Walking onto the open terrace with great views brings you to the gas BBQ and outdoor setting for four. Just the place to relax after a long day. In summer the cool shade is offered from the Heritage listed Moreton Bay Fig adjacent to Agar Steps next to the tennis court. Have a cool drink and watch the Ferries sail by.
The ground floor lounge has a flat-screen television with Foxtel and DVD player; a radio with CD and docking station for an iPod or iPhone, comfortable leather lounge, comfortable chair and gas heating. The Kitchen has a microwave, oven and fridge. A toaster, kettle and cooking utensils are all supplied, along with full crockery, cutlery and glassware. So shop at the nearby supermarket or have breakfast, (special offer to guests) at the café below (best coffee in Sydney)! There is wifi internet throughout the house.
There is also a washing machine and dryer. A hair dryer, iron and ironing board are provided. The bedroom has a queen sized bed and a window overlooking the tennis court (managed by The Langham Hotel and available for hire). The study/second bedroom has a king single bed, presented as a day bed. It has stunning, original polished floor boards throughout. All the stairs are original and therefore quite narrow and steep, not really suitable for the less mobile.
The house is ideal for a single person, couple or family of three. Children are welcome to stay, however the standard of furnishing is high and any breakage beyond normal (adult) wear and tear would need to be accounted for. For an amazing stay in the heart of the history of Sydney, yet with all modern conveniences on your doorstep you can’t go past 3 Agar Steps.