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Executive Home Overlooking Puget Sound and the Tacoma Narrows Bridge

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Last updated: 07/01/2010

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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Tacoma house description

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That said, this fantastic, exclusive home rests two miles north of the Tacoma Narrows Bridge, offering unobstructed 180-degree views from all rooms of the home. It features three living areas, one with a built-in fireplace and one with a freestanding stove.

The informal dining area sits at a lookout as if it were a ship riding above the Sound. In a quiet neighborhood of similar fine homes, this house is convenient by minutes from Tacoma's shopping, dining, transportation hubs, and scenic areas. Although conveniences are minutes away, renters will feel as if they were the only people for miles.

This unusual Northwest style architect-designed home also features three private decks. One has a sauna with a window overlooking the spectacular view of the forest and the Sound. A spiral staircase leads downstairs to the four bedrooms and the office. Beds include king, queen, queen sofa bed and twin/double sofa bed. There is 1500 square feet of deck on the Sound view side of the house. Full laundry facilities are included. The gourmet kitchen is newly remodeled - from the refinished oak floors and cabinets to the Sub-Zero refrigerator, gas cook top, Corian countertop, built-in trash compactor, dishwasher and oven. Whirlpool tubs are in two of the bathrooms as well as a separate shower stall in the Master. Showers have built in benches, regulation grab bars in all bathrooms, fax machine, cable hookup on all three TVs, DSL hookup, stereo sound equipment, stationery bicycle, and comfortable furnishings will make you feel at home. The yard is professionally landscaped and maintained.

This fine home is convenient to (yet out of the traffic of) Seattle with all of its world famous amenities, 30 miles from Olympia, the state capitol, across the Narrows Bridge from Olympic Peninsula with its national park, Bremerton Naval Shipyard, Hood Canal, Port Angeles, and ferry boats to Seattle and Victoria, BC, Canada. It's also a great launching point to Mt. Rainier National Park, a day trip to Mt. St. Helens, or the Pacific coast. Tacoma has many fine restaurants and brew Pubs. Cultural activities include new museums such as the Washington State museum, the Glass Museum, and the New Tacoma Art Musuem downtown.

Magnificent sound views reward hikers at Pt. Defiance Park and Zoo only a 1.5 miles from this home. The zoo specializes in native northwest animals including aquariums where you can be up close with beluga whales, walruses, seals, and sharks. You can hike through the forests' 400 year old old-growth trees and the eagles that live in them. Sometimes the eagles fly close over the dining area skylight, and what a thrill that is! Outdoor activities in the Tacoma area include boating, kayaking, skiing, scuba, snowboarding and hiking. Try Tacoma for your next vacation, you'll be stunned and amazed at all that it offers.


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Property Type

  • House
  • 3200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional


              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed

              Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7

              Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 2 Half Bathrooms


              • Audio Tape Player
              • Books
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Games
              • Radio
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo
              • Television
              • VCR


                  • Family


                  • Arboretum
                  • Autumn Foliage
                  • Bay/Sound
                  • Botanical Garden
                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Coin Laundry
                  • Festivals
                  • Forests
                  • Library
                  • Live Theater
                  • Marina
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Rain Forests
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Restaurants
                  • Synagogues
                  • Theme Parks
                  • Volcano
                  • Water Parks
                  • Waterfalls
                  • Winery Tours
                  • Zoo

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Laundromat
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Eco Tourism
                  • Gambling Casinos
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Outlet Shopping
                  • Paddle Boating
                  • Photography
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Sledding
                  • Walking
                  • Whale Watching

                  Location Type

                  • Town
                  • Water View:

                    Puget Sound is 300 feet down and a strong presence in this house....moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Hunting
                  • Hunting Big Game
                  • Hunting Small Game
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Paragliding
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Roller Blading
                  • Sailing
                  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                  • Snorkeling
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Water Skiing

                  Communication / Internet

                      • Fax


                      • Dining Room
                      • Seating for 8 people


                      • Activities Guide
                      • Air Conditioning
                      • Alarm Clock
                      • Basic Soaps
                      • Ceiling Fans
                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Fireplace
                      • Firewood
                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Heating
                      • Internet
                      • Iron & Board
                      • Laundry Soap
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Local Activities Guide
                      • Local Maps
                      • Local Restaurant Guide
                      • Mobile Phone
                      • Paper Towels
                      • Parking
                      • Parking Off Street
                      • Sofa Bed
                      • Telephone
                      • Toilet Paper
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Washing Machine
                      • Wireless Internet
                      • Wood Stove


                      • Blender
                      • Coffee Grinder
                      • Coffee Maker
                      • Cooking Utensils
                      • Dishwasher
                      • Freezer
                      • Grill
                      • Ice Maker
                      • Lobster Pot
                      • Microwave
                      • Oven
                      • Refrigerator
                      • Stove
                      • Toaster


                      • Balcony
                      • Binoculars
                      • Lawn / Garden
                      • Outdoor Grill Gas
                      • Porch / Veranda
                      • Terrace
                      • Wood Deck

                      Pool / Spa

                      • Sauna
                      • Whirlpool

                      Forms Of Payment

                          • Accept Credit Card

                          House Cleaning

                              • Housekeeper Optional


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                              3 night min stay
                              $1,650 $4,400
                              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                              Additional information about rental rates


                              • Tax Rate 11.5%


                              Fifty percent is due upon a credit card to hold the dates. The balance is due upon check in, also on a credit card.

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                              25 Miles
                              Nearest Airport
                              Seattle/Tacoma International
                              1 Miles
                              Nearest Ferry
                              Vashon Ferry
                              6 Miles
                              Nearest Train
                              2 Miles
                              Nearest Motorway
                              Washington Highway 16
                              1.5 Miles
                              Nearest Beach

                              Car: Necessary


                              Manager info

                              Year Purchased: 1992

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                              Speaks: english, Most languages can be translated on line.



                              • This home is very private!

                                This home is very private!

                              • Informal dining area overlooks the forest & Sound.

                                Informal dining area overlooks the forest & Sound.

                              • Formal living and dining areas.

                                Formal living and dining areas.

                              • Front of the house.

                                Front of the house.

                              • One of the three living/family areas.

                                One of the three living/family areas.

                              • View from one of the decks at sunset.

                                View from one of the decks at sunset.

                              • Library/studio.


                              • Formal dining area.

                                Formal dining area.

                              $275 per night (USD)

                              4 Bedroom / 3.5+ Bathroom
                              Sleeps 7

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                              Minimum stay: 3 nights
                              Dates are unavailable
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                              Member since: 2000
                              Speaks: english, Most languages can be translated on line.
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                              • Calendar last updated: 07/01/2010
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