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Cadmans Cottage, Sydney
(3.5/5 based on 55+ reviews on the web)
Admire Sydney's oldest surviving residential building, Cadmans Cottage. Built in 1816 along the shore of The Rocks historic area, the cottage originally housed coxswains of government boats. It takes its name from its last coxswain resident, John Cadman, the superintendent of boats who lived there with his family from 1827 until 1845. Today, the Sydney Harbour National Parks Information Centre resides in the cottage. Make Cadmans Cottage a centerpiece of your Sydney vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Sydney travel itinerary maker.
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  • It is considered the oldest building in Sydney. Although the building is not much, in my opinion, it is notable. Is near the area of Rocks.
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  • So this is an old house in the Rocks area but it didn't seem to be very open or charming. There is a nice plot of garden right next to the house and its a nice place to sit on a summer's day. 
  • It is the oldest building in sydney today, and the Information Center. Right next door to the Sailor Home. Curious, worth knowing
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  • Important part of the history of Sydney and the harbour. Be there at 18:00 for the start of the rocks free tour offered by I'm free guides!
  • Another historically important place. Well maintained. Nice experience to visit this place.
  • Cool place
  • Not outstanding by any means, but still pretty cool!
  • Well kept cottage , nice place.