23 Viewmount place sandhurst

Thanks for booking to stay at our home; 23 Viewmount Place, Sandhurst Club, SANDHURST, Victoria, Australia. You can contact us on 0458 130100 (+61) 458130100 or Malcolm on 0407881787  (+61) 407881787.

We are located on a little island in the North East corner of the Club Estate - accessible over the bridge at the large 'gum tree' round-about - we're the 2nd street on the left, 2nd home on the right (single story). Please park in our driveway - it can easily fit 2 cars and can accommodate 4 average sized cars (we aim to keep our cars off the street).

This is our family home and we hope you enjoy your stay as much as we enjoy living here. We would appreciate that you respect our home and leave it as you found it to enable our cleaner to easily clean and prepare it for our return. 

Our kitchen - lots of room to cook and eat.

Our kitchen - lots of room to cook and eat.

 

Help us help you experience comfortable living in our home:

  • We are a shoe free home - please leave your shoes at one of the many doors you can enter and put your slippers on, socks or bare feet

  • We are a smoke free home - there is strictly no smoking in our home or in our gardens ( the whole property)

  • We are a pet free home - please leave your pets at home - we do have fish in our pond. You can feed them is you wish - food is on the outside television shelf

  • We have Wifi to enable you to enjoy the many spaces in and outside our home - Living end of house: globalpeople - password - jennifer03 & Bedroom end of house: TP_Link_4842 - password - 28796091

  • We experience mosquitoes and flies given we’re surrounded by farms and water (and a pond) so please keep doors/fly-screens closed when you're moving from indoors to outdoors (in the warmer months)

  • You have access to all of our home spaces except for the door off the dining area (office) and our garage (door at end of the hallway)

  • If you stay on a Sunday evening, the Garbage Truck empties the bins on a Monday morning - please ensure your car is always parked in the driveway (we would appreciate that you place these Rubbish Bins out on the grass next to the street light on the Sunday evening - we will leave a note to specify which bins).

 

Where to find what you need:

Air-conditioning/Heating - the control panel is located on the wall adjacent to the fridge. Please only use the  'on/off' button (at the top of the panel). It is set for 22 degrees for all rooms. Please turn it off before going to bed and when leaving the house.

Beach Towels - Carrum beach is located 10km away - Beach Towels are located on a shelf in the Utility Room.

Bedrooms - there are four bedrooms and the Games Room is also used as a Bedroom when larger groups book our home. If smaller groups use our home, we close the door of bedrooms not required and trust that you don’t use these rooms.

Breakfast - we have left you bread, eggs, spreads (pull out pantry door in basket) milk, juice (fridge) and tea and coffee (drawer opposite fridge) - there is also a collection of cereals/oats in the big deep drawer opposite the fridge. The Golf Club Cafe does take-away coffee and breakfasts and lunches. https://www.sandhurst.com/sandbox-cafe/

BBQ - the BBQ can be moved around in case it's too hot or if it rains, utensils are located in the bottom drawer close to the Kitchen sink. Please clean the BBQ with the Kitchen Paper located in the 2nd drawer next to the sink. (Gas bottle is full for your use - it needs to be turned on for your use and then turned off.)

Clothes Drying - we have plenty of drying space outside accessed via the Utility Room and an airing frame which is erected for your use. You can roll this out to the dining area in the winter.

Coffee - we have instant and plunger coffee - located in the top drawer under the kettle - the coffee plunger is next to the toaster & kettle (larger plunger above the Kitchen TV).

Condiments - you'll find a supply of items in the fridge and the pull out pantry in the Kitchen, and help yourself to oils, sauces, spreads, flour and spices on the shelves in the Utility Room.

Contacts - you can email us on louisethomson64@gmail.com Any of our neighbours will be more than happy to help you if you need any information.

Crockery - located in the tall cupboard close to the wall oven - additional crockery is located on the dining room side of the Kitchen bench (behind the dishwasher).

Curtains - please close the blinds and curtains in all rooms in the evening - in particular when there is extreme weather and you’re using the heating/cooling system.

Cutlery - located in the top drawer next to the sink in the Kitchen - additional cutlery is located next to the crockery pantry.

Dishwasher - we wash most items in the dishwasher, except for any wooden items or 'Fissler' pots/pans. The liquid (dark green bottle)  is located in the cupboard under the sink. Operate the dishwasher by pressing the 'on' button (far right) and the start/stop button - this is a one hour & 20 min cycle. The dishwasher is very quiet however we still recommend turning it on in the evening when you go to bed.

Doctor - http://www.ballartomc.com.au/

Fruit - we have left a selection of fruit to enjoy for your breakfast.

Games - there are a collection of board games found on the shelves in the Games room (first door on the left when leaving the kitchen.

Heating/Gas Fire - this is operated by using the white control which is kept in the top drawer closest to the fire. To ignite the fire, depress the OFF button simultaneously with the top right button. You'll hear the ignition click and eventually the flame will appear. Turn if off using the OFF button!

Ice - our fridge makes ice for you - place cup/glass/jug against the ice lever - you can select from cubed to crushed on the fridge.

Key - you'll be given a key on arrival - this will be for the front door. Please ensure you leave the key on the Kitchen bench when departing at the end of your stay. An additional key can also be requested which is the 'green key' and it opens the Utility Room which is accessible from the kitchen.

Linen - if you need extra sheets and towels these are located in the cupboard in the room labeled, 'guest room'.

Microwave - we don't use or have one! 

Oven - trays for the oven are located in the two drawers under the oven. Use the conventional setting which is automatically set at 180 degrees.

Pizza Oven - wood for the oven is located under the pizza oven. Utensils are kept in the pot plant container outside the external Utility room door. Pizzas can be made using the bread flour in the Utility room and they need to be made small and cooked directly on the base of the hot pizza oven. (It's probably easier to order a take-away pizza!!!)

Pots/Fry-pans - you'll find a selection of cooking vessels in the large draw under the gas cooker top.

Restaurants - there are plenty of restaurants and take-away restaurants in the area - several brochures are affixed to our display board in the Utility room (room off the Kitchen) and noted below.

Rubbish Bin - we have a bin under the sink in the Kitchen for general food waste and a basket in the Utility Room,  off the Kitchen - please place bottles, plastics, paper in this recycle bin or you can place the recycle rubbish directly into the Recycle bin outside near the clothes line.

Safety - there is a fire blanket in the Utility room, smoke detectors located in the home and many external doors  - please become familiar with these locations.

Sandhurst Club - you can use the Sandbox Cafe, restaurant and bar at the clubhouse. You can inquire at the Sports shop at the club about playing golf and using tennis courts. and gym/pool - however there are fees for visitors.

Security - we have security which patrols the Club estate during the evening. There are two Panic Buttons in case of emergency - one in the Utility Room (just inside the sliding door off the Kitchen on the left hand side wall) and in the Main Bedroom on the en-suite side of the bed on the wall. When these Panic Buttons are depressed, a siren will sound (it's very loud), our security will be alerted, police, fire brigade and ambulance will be alerted to attend the house.  Please lock all doors when leaving our home.

Shopping - the closest shopping centre is The Village in Carrum Downs, Frankston Dandenong Road - you'll find an IGA supermarket, bakery, Restaurant, Fish & Chip shop, Noodles Take-away, a 7 day Doctor and chemist. Marriott Waters on Thompson Road is a larger complex - you’ll find a Woolworths, Aldi and Dan Murphys.

Sugar - sugar is kept in the drawer under the kettle. There are other types of sugar on the shelf in the Utility room.

Tea - there’s a variety of tea which are kept in the top drawer under the kettle.

Television - the Samsung television in the Lounge is operated by a remote control on the coffee table. It is also linked to the Blueray DVD which is in the cupboard next to the kitchen bench. You’ll find a collection of DVDs in the drawers on the dining room side of the kitchen.

Television outdoors - the outdoor television is operated by two remotes. The grey control is used to turn the television 'on'. The black control is used to turn on the DVD and to change channels of the television.

Thermomix - this is left on the kitchen bench - you can make your rice, steam your veggies, make milkshakes, cocktails and many other recipes. There are many recipe books in the Utility room or just google recipes using the Thermomix 31.

Towels are found on each bed - if you require more, these white towels are located in the cupboard inside the Guest Room (left hand side).

Wardrobes/hanging space - each room will have a wardroom door open to enable you to hang your clothes using the provided hangers.

Washing Machine - you'll locate this in the Utility Room off the Kitchen - there is a large blue bottle of liquid in the cupboard (it's highly concentrated - only requires one pump). To operate the machine, depress the power button, select 'delicate'  for a general wash (50 minutes), pump the blue liquid into the left front corner area and press 'start'. There is a white laundry basket, iron, ironing board, drying frame and sink in the Utility room.

WiFi - we have two Wifi facilities - The GlobalPeople option servies the living areas of the house and the TP Link for the bedrooms.

 

Images with instructions:

The selection of Conventional is 180 degrees

The selection of Conventional is 180 degrees

Washing machine liquid located under the sink in the Utility Room - 0nly requires one pump

Washing machine liquid located under the sink in the Utility Room - 0nly requires one pump

Cooling & Heating

Air-conditioning Control Panel - On/Off Button - it is set at 21 degrees on the cooling setting (summer) and 22 degrees for winter.

Air-conditioning Control Panel - On/Off Button - it is set at 21 degrees on the cooling setting (summer) and 22 degrees for winter.

Restaurants

Indian - http://www.shavans.com.au/patterson-lakes.html

Japanese - Ariake  Shop 6 Harbour Plaza Thompson Rd, Patterson Lakes 

Thai - On-Im-Aloy - 1 Cadles Rd (Corner of Hall Rd) Carrum Downs

Nepalese - Subha Sandhya http://www.subhasandhya.com.au/

Chinese restaurants - travel to Springvale (Walrus) 

https://www.tripadvisor.com.au/Restaurant_Review-g1214782-d4785927-Reviews-Walrus_Chinese_Restaurant-Springvale_Dandenong_Greater_Melbourne_Victoria.html