Family home with large garden,chickens and tennis court!

Family home with large garden,chickens and tennis court!




Jun 2018

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3 Bedrooms
Sleeps 6
2 Bathrooms

About our home

Our home is a warm,comfortable and private family friendly home.It is set amongst 1 and a half acres of gardens including the grass tennis court.We also have 2 goldfish ponds and an aviary and a variety of unwanted wild rabbits!.We are very close to town,5 minutes drive or a 20 minute walk.There is a wonderful covered in courtyard attached to the house with a couple of couches(great for napping} and a barbecue.


More about us

  1. Mike and I are in our late fifties ..We have lived in our current house for 27 years!.Our property has 1 and a half acres of gardens and a grass tennis court,we also have chickens,goldfish and an aviary.Mike is a engineer which has been essential as we have done all our own renovations over the years.I work in our local Girls High School boarding hostel with 50 teenage girls!.

  2. Mike is from England,he emigrated with his family when he was 16.We have been back to England 3 times as our only daughter has lived there for 11 years with her english fiancee and they are now expecting their first child.Very exciting times for us all

  3. Needless to say Mikes passion is Football! and tennis and I love gardening,travelling in our caravan and having adventures overseas,animals esp dogs{we have a border collie} and fishing.

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Where is it?


We are very close to town and our local supermarket is just down the road.Oamaru is famous for its Victorian area and stunning buildings made from the local Oamaru stone.We are also famous for steampunk and little blue penguins.We have been voted New Zealands Top Town and have had rave reviews in The Lonely Planet guide.Another fantastic feature for Oamaru is its close proximity to other great spots incl Mt Cook{2.5 hrs},Dunedin{1.5 hrs},Queenstown and Wanaka {3 hrs}
We are on air Bnb so we have all the brochures and pamphlets that you could need

Buzzy restaurants
Thai Kitchen,Cucina,Riverstone Kitchen
Cozy cafés
The Galley
Retail therapy
Oamaru town centre
Bit of culture
Victorian area, Oamaru harbour
Day tripping
Dunedin,Moeraki Boulders,Mt Cook,Lakes area,Queenstown,Wanaka

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