Owners Moving to Rural Property


12A Clarence Street, Ashby

This two bedroom plus study character filled cottage, which is believed to be the original Ashby farm house, Circa 1882, is set on a 1,017m2 block in the picturesque village setting of Ashby. Moongi Cottage has been tastefully renovated, is immaculately presented and provides a peaceful ambiance.

The extensive outdoor living areas provide the perfect places to relax or entertain and include a new north facing front verandah, private open entertainment area to the side and a lovely rear veranda with river river glimpses. The main living area is an open plan design flowing via the french doors doors to the rear verandah. Some of the many features include original ceiling and wall lining boards, 5″ hardwood timber floorboards, wood heater, high ceilings, renovated bathroom with claw foot bath and much more.

The kitchen is practical in size with stone bench tops, electric oven with 4 burner gas cooktop, dishwasher, good cupboard space and opens to the dining room. The bedrooms are generous in size with both having access to the rear verandah and the second bedroom boasting a private retreat. The open study/ sitting room could easily be converted back to a third bedroom if required.

Externally the property has a large 6x7m shed with electric roller door and upstairs loft which would provide excellent granny flat options. The yard has been extensively landscaped and has an old world charm with cottage gardens, feature pond and stone footpaths. A set of old stables provides additional under cover storage while the wide street frontage offers easy caravan and boat access and parking. The property is completed with a separate studio with great street exposure offering the perfect arts or home business opportunity.

Located 25 minutes to Yamba and Iluka beaches and local national parks, one hour to Ballina/Byron Airport and two hours to Gold Coast International Airport.

An opportunity not to be missed, all enquiries welcome.


  • Year built 1882
  • Type House
  • Sold Yes
  • Status Sold
  • LocationAshby
  • Lot area1,017 m2
  • Beds2
  • Baths1
  • Garages2


  • Granny Flat
  • NBN
  • Timber Floors
  • Verandah