Our two-bedroom apartment is
located in "Willsmere" estate, an
historic refurbished Victorian property
in one of Melbourne's most beautiful
locations, close to the Yarra river, 5
Km east of Melbourne city.
Set in 25 acres of botanical gardens,
we have access to two tennis courts, a
25 metre heated swimming pool, a
gymnasium and BBQ areas.
Our apartment has a large, open living
area, with a sunny outlook to the
terrace and garden.
The main bedroom is compact and
comfortable with plenty of built-in
The second bedroom/study is mostly a
study, but it does have a double futon
bed which, we are told, is quite
The kitchen and bathroom have been
renovated very recently.
Our home is very accessible to shops
and restaurants (about 5 minutes by
car) and the Yarra Bike trail extends to
the city and elsewhere.
We want to visit a pleasant town or
village in England, in September and
October 2011, for about eight weeks,
a train ride from London. We need car
exchange as well.
Rod is a too-busy psychiatrist, and I
am a musician. We really need a nice
long holiday. Hope we can find an
exchange at such short notice.
We are on skype if anyone potential
exchangers would like to chat.