A true family holiday experience awaits at Mullum River House, where heritage charm meets modern comfort. Centrally located minutes' walk to Mullumbimby's thriving town centre, and overlooking Brunswick River, this newly renovated 1940s-era heritage home has something for everyone.
Set on an expansive 1,012 m block, the 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom home features a striking entertainer's verandah, comfortable living and dining areas, plus a sprawling backyard and garden space. Guests also enjoy extensive secure storage space under the home - handy for unloading holiday essentials, including bikes, surfboards, kayaks, and fishing equipment.
Hints of the original architecture - including polished timber floorboards, high ceilings and a red brick fireplace - can be found throughout the home, which tastefully blends sleek and contemporary appliances throughout.
Exploring the highlights of the Byron Bay region is a breeze at Mullum River House. Take a gentle stroll through downtown Mullumbimby, or pack up the car and head for a short drive to nearby villages, beaches and national parks.
- 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sleeps 8
- Newly renovated 1940s-era home, with timber floorboards and high ceilings
- Modern kitchen set around an original red brick fireplace (non-functional)
- Split system air conditioning in each bedroom
- Lounge room with Smart TV, split system air conditioning and Wi-Fi
- Large covered entertainer's verandah, with views of Brunswick River and Mt Chincogan
- Spacious backyard with vegetable and herb garden, as well as a firepit
- Hot and cold outdoor shower
- Undercover area for table tennis and rainy-day play
- Secure storage for surfboards, kayaks, fishing equipment and bikes
- Pet-friendly property
- 5 minutes walk to Mullumbimby shops, cafes and restaurants
- Easy driving access to nearby beaches and towns, including Brunswick Heads (10 mins) and Byron Bay (20 mins)
A pleasant living area greets you as you step foot inside Mullum River House, fitted with antique-style armchairs and a comfy 3-seat chaise sofa. Kick back and relax in air conditioned comfort as you take in a book or catch-up on essential shows on the Smart TV.
Cooking and Dining
Mullum River House's kitchen blends modern appliances with original architecture. Styled in light pink - a modern take on the original colour scheme - the kitchen features polished timber floorboards and an eye catching fireplace, made with red bricks produced in Mullumbimby. Whip up mouth-watering dishes using the sleek oven and stovetop - tucked away within the decorative fireplace - or sizzle succulent cuts outside on the BBQ. There's also a Nespresso coffee machine, with a starter pack of pods provided, ready for when you need a caffeine hit to start your day. Flowing from the kitchen is a family dining table, while guests also have the option to enjoy meals from the covered entertainer's verandah which overlooks the river.
Rest easy in Mullum River House's light and breezy bedrooms, which all feature timber floorboards, high ceilings and split system air conditioning. The master bedroom opens to river views, and boasts a king bed and expansive walk-in wardrobe. A king bed is available in the third guest room, which can be split into 2 king singles, for extra convenience. This bedroom also connects to a converted sunroom equipped with a king single and king single trundle bed with its own external access to the verandah, making it an ideal sleepout for young travellers or adults alike.
Bedding configuration (sleeps up to 8):
- Master Bedroom: king bed, air conditioning, ceiling fan, walk-in wardrobe
- Bedroom 2: queen bed, air conditioning, ceiling fan
- Bedroom 3 (interconnects with Bedroom 4): king bed (can be split into 2 x king singles on request), air conditioning, ceiling fan
- Bedroom 4 (converted sunroom interconnected to Bedroom 4): king single, king single trundle, air conditioning, wardrobe, external door for private entry and exit to the verandah
Lovingly restored, the upstairs bathroom pops with sleek floor and wall tiles - a tribute to the home's original styling - as well as a deep freestanding bathtub - popular with kids and adults alike. The space also includes a shower, toilet and vanity. Guests can split bath traffic across two levels, with a shower, toilet and basin situated downstairs.
- Bathroom 1 (upstairs): freestanding bath, separate shower, toilet, single vanity
- Bathroom 2 (downstairs): shower, toilet, single vanity.
A hot and cold outdoor shower, with privacy screen, is also available at the rear of the property - handy for washing off after a day at the river or beach.
For guest convenience, Mullum River House includes a washing machine and dryer, as well two laundry tubs - handy for washing and sorting swimwear. On wet days, take advantage of the expansive undercover space downstairs to air and dry your clothes.
Mullum River House is perfect for family getaways, with a sweeping backyard garden area waiting to be explored. No matter the season, you are bound to discover a wide variety of blooming plants and flowers - many of which have grown for generations - throughout the beautifully manicured gardens. Green thumbs will also love the thriving vegetable and herb garden - be sure to pick something special to take back to the kitchen. The firepit - tucked away at the back of the property - provides a relaxing backdrop to unwind during cooler months, while there is plenty of space for backyard games, including cricket, badminton and Finska.
At the front of the home, enjoy views of Brunswick River and scenic Mt Chincogan from the wraparound timber verandah. This undercover space - complete with a restored antique dining table, chairs and bench seating - is brilliant for bird watching and catching a glimpse of the setting sun.
Pets are welcome at this property but must abide by our terms and conditions. Please advise us at the time of booking or prior to arrival if you are bringing a pet with you.
There is space for 1 vehicle in the driveaway, while additional off-street parking is also available.
Mullum River House provides the perfect backdrop for your next holiday in the Byron Bay region. Conveniently located on the banks of Brunswick River, the property is situated a mere 5 minute walk from Mullumbimby's vibrant town centre, allowing easy access to shopping, cafes, bars, and restaurants. Directly across from Mullum River House, guests can head for a game of tennis at the council-run courts, or head for a day on the river - accessible via a boat ramp. Many of the region's main attractions are a short drive from Mullum River House, with Brunswick Heads (10 mins), Byron Bay (20 mins), Killen Falls (30 mins), and Minyon Falls (35 mins) all located nearby.
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