Luxurious, beautifully designed 750 SF guest house in the geographic center of Seattle's sought after Ballard neighborhood. Features include: full kitchen with stainless appliances and dishwasher, air conditioning, cable TV with Netflix and streaming, wifi, walk in shower, laundry facilities, private garden and outdoor dining area, off street parking, and more! Located on a quiet, tree-lined street with close proximity to public transit, great restaurants, and shopping. Rated "Very Walkable" by Walk Score.
This "tiny mansion" is brand new, with tons of vintage Seattle charm incorporated throughout. Exceptional design features include old growth and reclaimed cedar ceilings, vintage doors, clam wood mantle and high end kitchen and bath finishes. An efficient heating and cooling system will ensure your complete comfort year-round.
The two-story Carriage House is located on our property, tucked neatly behind our home. Thoughtful fencing and landscaping provide as much privacy as any of us city dwellers can expect. There is a private garden and outdoor dining area for your enjoyment. The Carriage House is accessed via a driveway that is reserved exclusively for you during your stay and can easily accommodate two cars.
Downstairs is an open layout with a comfortable living area, ample seating, charming electric stove, Cable TV with streaming options, dining area, and fully equipped kitchen.
Ballard boasts dozens of amazing restaurants, but you also have the option to prepare your own meals in the full kitchen. You can expect to find all of the basic cookware and utensils needed to prepare a gourmet meal. There are even a few regional cookbooks to inspire you! On Sundays, be sure to check out the Ballard Farmers Market, one of the best of its kind in the world, and pick up all the freshest ingredients for your dinner. A dishwasher conveniently makes cleanup a snap. In the mornings, enjoy coffee, tea, fresh fruit, assorted hot cereals and cereal bars (provided).
Upstairs you will find a bedroom with a queen bed, spacious bathroom, washer & dryer, and a desk, perfect for work or can also be used as a vanity. Don't miss the stunning quartersawn oak antique doors which were salvaged from Seattle's Palladian Hotel, built to accommodate prospectors during the Klondike Gold Rush.
You will love the cozy bedroom, with comfortable bed and white linens. Relax in bed while gazing up through the skylight at the gorgeous birch tree overhead. On stormy days, the sound of rain on the skylight above is enchanting. The bedroom window and skylight have accompanying black out shades for mornings when you prefer to sleep in. There are charging stations on each nightstand and a dresser and two closets are available for you to unpack and settle in. Two clean and cozy robes will be provided for use during your stay.
Discerning guests will be delighted by the selection of quality, 100% down pillows available (down alternative available on request) in the "Pillow Library" - our curated collection of luxury pillows. Whether you are a side, back or stomach sleeper, you will discover the perfect pillow for you. Each pillow is encased in a hypoallergenic cover and covered with a 100% cotton 600 thread count pillow case.
Just outside the bedroom is a spacious and beautifully designed bathroom, complete with walk in shower, custom vanity and gorgeous tile work and fixtures. Fresh white towels, hair dryer, and luxury toiletries are provided.
A brand new washer, dryer, iron and ironing board are hidden behind louvered doors for use during your stay. There is also an open work space upstairs for all of your writing needs.
The Carriage House is stocked with assorted board games and a small lending library to keep you entertained on those evenings you wish to tuck in early. The TV (with cable, Netflix and streaming options), reliable wifi and Bluetooth speaker will round out all of your entertainment needs.+ More