The Space Enjoy the complete privacy and serenity of the entire house, with no host onsite - only a few houses away and only if needed. (A small area is kept off limits for storage only.) Plan a salmon barbecue in the backyard, with freshly stocked hickory pellets. Wake up to the fresh salty air from nearby Puget Sound and discover one of the most magical and intimate towns in the Northwest, all the while being within easy driving distance to everything.
Freshly updated, spacious home with new oak floors throughout - bathed in natural lighting and completely private with newly added fenced back yard. includes new appliances, bedroom furniture, and an in the wall vac system that eliminates all dust and allergens providing fresh clean air throughout. All linen washed between guests. No carpet odors.
House rests on top of a hill and overlooks the neighborhood below. A sprawling carport for easy dry entries. The street is not a through street. Traffic is sparse and the peaceful street is popular with walkers from throughout Edmonds. Three individual bedrooms plus two baths. Additional sleeping area in the living room. The house is beautifully but simply restored, clean and uncluttered The use of space is wonderfully efficient. The kitchen is to die for - spacious and inviting with new appliances large and small for every need- including rice cooker, espresso maker, coffee maker, blender. hot water dispenser for teas. For privacy, quiet, ease of use, cleanliness and comfort, this is the perfect abode.
The bedrooms- Includes the master with large screen TV, sound system and queen size bed. The other two rooms each have a full size bed with the kid's room featuring a single bed bunk overhead.
The kitchen (see pic) is upscale and very expansive - Corian counter tops with seamless sinks, separate cabinet island and fully stocked- easy to use and clean. Brand new hickory cabinets throughout blend with the new clear oak floors. Large backyard and garden are roomy and private and a great place for kids and adults to unwind. A very nice automatic barbecue uses natural hardwood pellets which are supplied onsite.
Dining room table seats up to 6 easily. The living room has a fireplace, piano and the best sunset views. Outside on the patio and also under cover from the rain is a very nice, clean burning grill with a selection of natural wood pellets depending on the meat or vegetables to be cooked.
The house is immaculate and super easy to keep that way by using the installed vac system which vents only to the outside.
New furniture and bedding throughout the bedrooms. Living room furniture is used but very comfortable and carefree.
The piano- (for piano afficionados or amateurs) is a 100% original restored Knabe Parlor Grand with a colorful history. Protected by a cover when not in use - and skirted when young children are present. This is something I have always wanted when travelling but never get! but can also be appreciated aesthetically by those who don't play.
Ample parking always available including 2 large spaces under a uniquely huge and beautiful attached carport safely above street level, near the front door - protected from both rain and sun. Street parking accommodates any size vehicle with ease.
Every room in the house has ample natural light. House has two bathrooms, and two flat screen TV's including one large theater system (with 3D movies provided) in the master bedroom. Includes the fastest free wi-fi available throughout. (FIOS). No cable TV but if that is a deal breaker let me know beforehand and I can bring in what you need. Installed TIVO provides for easy recording of all your basic network shows.
Easy walk to a coffee shop, convenience store, gym, Vietnamese Pho restaurant, natural soups, pizza/ teriyaki, nouveau cuisine restaurant and bar - all together just a few blocks away- friendly neighborhood with little traffic. Jogging trails and parks close by. Within a 5-10 minute drive is the beautiful Edmonds waterfront, PCC Organic Natural Foods (freshest produce) and buffet, organic coffee, dog park, beach, outdoor swimming pool, forested parks with trails (10 minute walk), the ferry, Downtown Edmonds, Costco, Home Depot, 30 restaurants, Swedish Hospital (1/2 mile away), virtually any amenity you'd ever need. As a lifelong resident of Washington State, I'd be glad to point you in any direction throughout the entire Puget Sound region, including the best hot springs in the Olympics. Or stay home for one of the quietest, and friendly neighborhood experiences- for work or relaxation. Bus stop 2 blocks away. Amtrak trains stop down the hill in central Edmonds by the ferry. These trains are en route to Seattle, Chicago, Vancouver, Canada, and more - the train station is just a few minutes by car.
In the early evening the sunsets are warm, soothing, and beautiful as the living room is saturated with natural light from the setting sun. Except for the tree tops you could see the Olympics. A great place to focus and feel completely secure.
As a "landlord" I am generally hands off in order to protect your privacy unless you need me, in which case I am just a few minutes away. After staying in Edmonds once you will surely want to return. The downtown area has something for everyone and every taste and is just minutes away, just a few steps from the ferry to the Olympic Peninsula. On Saturdays visit the Farmers Market - Great for children or just for a casual stroll. Guest Access Guest enjoys a 3 bedroom house with super spacious kitchen. Only a small portion is kept closed for upkeep and storage. Landlord is close by only if needed. The office/loft w/ computer, printer, and supplies is an option for long term stays. Interaction with Guests Whatever the guest desires. When in town, I will greet and give each guest a short tour along with a few tips! Always accessible to answer any questions about the house, neighborhood or local attractions. The Neighborhood Relaxing, peaceful and quiet with wide spacious streets. Few cars. It is the vortex where walkers and pet owners from all over Edmonds quietly cross paths because of the comfortable route and roomy streets. Makes for interesting people and pet watching on weekends. Safe 10 minute walk to bus or convenience store and 3 restaurants. Getting Around Bus stops, including express buses to Seattle or the University of Washington are a 10 minute walk. Bicycles can be provided upon request.
Amtrak Station is at the bottom of the hill in beautiful downtown Edmonds. Restaurants of all sorts ranging from waterfront seafood to select bistros. Other Things to Note Enjoy the early morning, fresh invigorating ocean air wafting up the hill from Puget Sound - about a mile away. Hear the ferry in the distance crossing Puget Sound. Trains passing next to Puget Sound can also be lightly heard in the far distance. Covered parking under a beautiful carport provides for clean, dry entries!
DISCOUNT PRICING FOR SINGLE or LONGER TERM STAYS. Pets considered for monthly and longer stays only due to the excessive cleaning required.
Perfect for business travellers who like to work from home. Printer and computer provided upon request. ...