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Luxury Cottage in Prestigious Natl Register Neighborhood at U.T. & Downtown

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Welcome to your luxury cottage in Pemberton Heights, the heart of old Austin.

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Last updated: 09/17/2014
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  • Minimum stay:30 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Pemberton Heights cottage description

Directly adjacent to the University of Texas and downtown, this luxury cottage sits in the coveted, quiet and safe Pemberton Heights. On the National Register of Historic Places, Pemberton Heights was named by Town & Country Magazine as a USA Top 25 Platinum Address.

But it's not just the premium realty that make this cottage a rare find and outstanding value for a rental. Fine furnishings abound. Luxury details include Dresden and crystal chandeliers, Jonathan Adler and custom furniture, an antique Venetian mirror, solid wood plantation shutters in every room, a dated Audubon print, beautiful oil paintings, Frette and Restoration Hardware linens, Beautyrest Simmons mattresses, Le Creuset cookware, an antique Eastlake bedroom set.

In addition to the University of Texas and downtown, you can walk to Seton and Heart Hospitals, Austin culinary institution 'Kerbey Lane Cafe' (open 24/7), East Side King by Paul Qui (winner of America's Top Chef), Pasta & Co. (Austin's only fresh pasta maker), Teo's Gelato and Italian coffee (selected #1 Gelato in the USA), Pease Park, grocery stores, salons, clothiers, shops, dry cleaners, and banks.

*Linens are 100% cotton, Frette, Ralph Lauren, Restoration Hardware.
*Dresden chandelier. Venetian mirror. Eastlake and Jonathan Adler furniture. Fine antiques.
*A spacious 1350 square feet. Beautiful plantation shutters and original hardwood floors throughout.
*Stainless steel gas appliances. Le Creuset cookware.
*Gated yard for privacy and off street parking.
*Front loading washer and dryer. Free WiFi.

Uniqueness: Without a single apartment complex or condominium high rise, and no bars, a prized detail about this urban neighborhood is its freedom from the explosive development and population density found in other areas of Austin.

Real Estate Value and Exemplary Schools: The most valued real estate often includes top schools and this cottage is no different. This property has access to Austin's top public schools including Casis Elementary, O'Henry Middle School and Austin High School.

Come and enjoy the finest Austin has to offer, and furnishings that are anything but typical for rental properties, at a reasonable price.

And inquire about my 75th Anniversary Special Edition Airstream in the Texas Hill Country if you'd like to add to your adventure.

Thanks for looking!

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1350 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only:

            No smoking on premises...moreless

          • Pets Considered:

            On occasion pets may be approved. If pets are approved, they apply towards total occupancy and there may be other additional pet fees, too....moreless

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom 2: 1 double

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          • Mattresses are very high quality brands like Beautyrest Simmons. All linens are also of exception quality and 100% cotton by Ralph Lauren, Frette, Restoration Hardware....moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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          • All linens are 100% cotton. Brands include Matous, Ralph Lauren, Anthropologie....moreless

          Other Amenities

              • This cottage has a fireplace. Due to our endless drought and burn ban, flames and hazardous materials of any sort are strictly prohibited at all times. This includes prohibition of candles, grills, chimineas, fireworks, hazardous materials like propane tanks, and use of the fireplace at all times....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • Television:

                20' Flatscreen TV with Basic Cable TV...moreless

              Theme

              • Romantic
              • Family
              • Historic

              Attractions

              • Arboretum
              • Botanical Garden
              • Caves
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Forests
              • Library
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Nude Beach
              • Playground
              • Pond
              • Recreation Center
              • Theme Parks
              • Water Parks
              • Live Theater
              • Synagogues
              • Winery Tours
              • Zoo
              • Restaurants
              • Ruins
              • Festivals

              Leisure Activities

              • Photography
              • Scenic Drives
              • Horseshoes
              • Outlet Shopping
              • Paddle Boating
              • Sight Seeing
              • Bird Watching
              • Eco Tourism
              • Antiquing
              • Walking
              • Horseback Riding

              local services and businesses

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

              Location Type

              • Lake:

                It's only three exits to Lady Bird Lake via Loop 1....moreless

              • River:

                It's only three exits to Lady Bird Lake, Zilker Park, Hike and Bike Trails, via Loop 1....moreless

              • Downtown:

                It's only three exits to downtown Austin via Loop 1....moreless

              sports and adventure activities

              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Sailing
              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Wind-Surfing
              • Water Skiing
              • Mountain Biking
              • Roller Blading
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Hunting
              • Equestrian Events
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Hiking
              • Ice Skating
              • Jet Skiing
              • Basketball Court
              • Snorkeling
              • Water Tubing

              catering options

                  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                  Dining

                  • Dining Room
                  • Dining:

                    The dining table seats four on Jonathan Adler furniture under a fine Dresden chandelier....moreless

                  • Seating for 4 people

                  forms of payment

                      • Accept Credit Card

                      General

                      • Iron & Board
                      • Towels Provided:

                        100% cotton...moreless

                      • Linens Provided:

                        All linens are 100% cotton Ralph Lauren, Frette, Restoration Hardware....moreless

                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Parking
                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Paper Towels
                      • Local Restaurant Guide
                      • Toilet Paper
                      • Living Room
                      • Washing Machine:

                        Front loading, high efficiency washing machine....moreless

                      • Parking Off Street:

                        Off street parking is available in the driveway and behind the iron gate....moreless

                      • Air Conditioning:

                        Central A/C...moreless

                      • Heating:

                        Central Heating...moreless

                      • Internet:

                        WiFi inlcuded...moreless

                      • Wireless Internet:

                        WiFi included...moreless

                      Kitchen

                      • Dishes & Utensils
                      • Ice Maker
                      • Pantry Items:

                        Spices...moreless

                      • Freezer
                      • 4 Ring Stove
                      • Coffee Maker
                      • Toaster
                      • Cooking Utensils:

                        Le Creuset cookware for the most demanding cooks...moreless

                      • Kitchen:

                        Le Crueset Cookware and other premium quality utensils....moreless

                      • Microwave
                      • Dishwasher:

                        Stainless steel dishwasher....moreless

                      • Refrigerator:

                        Stainless Steel Refrigerator and Freezer...moreless

                      • Stove:

                        Stainless steel gas four burner stove and gas oven....moreless

                      • Oven:

                        Stainless steel gas oven....moreless

                      Outside

                      • Deck / Patio:

                        Outdoor dining and seating for four....moreless

                      • Lawn / Garden:

                        Outdoor dining and seating for four....moreless

                      • Yard
                      • Outdoor Furniture
                      • Fully Fenced Property

                      Pool / Spa

                          • Communal Pool:

                            There are several communal pools within 5-10 minutes of the house including natural spring fed pools (Deep Eddy)....moreless

                           

                          Reviews

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                          Rental basis: Per property
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                          My Standard Rate
                          30 night min stay

                          $3,395
                          * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees:

                          • Cleaning Fee $100
                          • Refundable Damage Deposit $400
                          • Taxes Not included

                          Notes:

                          Rent for 30 nights = $3395 for 2 tenants, $3795 for 3-4 tenants.

                          Rent may be higher in March, October, November.

                          Check or wire transfer payments do not incur the 3% fee added to all PayPal and CC payments.

                          All pets must be approved, apply towards total occupancy, and may incur additional charges, too.

                          No cats.

                          There is no tax on stays of one month or longer.

                          Thanks for looking!


                          Cancellation policy:

                          100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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                          Calendar

                          Last updated: 09/17/2014
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                          Location

                          12 Miles
                          Nearest Airport
                          Austin Bergstrom Airport
                          3 Miles
                          Nearest Train
                          Amtrack
                          Pemberton Heights
                          Nearest Motorway
                          Loop 1/Mopac

                          Car: Not Necessary

                          Take a look at the map provided. There you can confirm why this cottage sits in Austin's priciest real estate and why Town & Country Magazine named Pemberton Heights a Top 25 Platinum Address in the USA. On the National Register of Historic Places, Pemberton Heights is a rare urban gem. Without a single apartment complex or condo, and no bars, it's characterized by old homes, beautiful trees, and quiet.

                          Walk to Austin's most popular restaurants including the iconic Original Kerbey Lane Cafe (open 24 hours every day), Pasta & Co. (Austin's only fresh pasta manufacturer), Teo's Gelato and Italian Coffee (voted Top Ten in the USA), Austin Pizza (voted #1), Olive & June (Austin's youngest five star chef), the Santa Rita Cantina (voted #1 for salsa). Walk to Austin's oldest and most tranquil park, Pease Park, and the Hike and Bike Trail. You can also walk to the flagship Central Market, Seton Hospital and The Heart Hospital, banks, clothiers, flower shops, dry cleaners.

                          You're five minutes away from Whole Foods Market world flagship grocery store. Also within five minutes is the University of Texas, LBJ Presidential Library, the largest collegiate art museum in the USA (The Blanton), UT Athletics galore, Bass Concert Hall, Texas State History Museum. Downtown, Austin City Limits, Zilker Park, Lady Bird Lake and Trail, The Texas Capitol, and more are five minutes away. Don't forget bike rentals at University Cyclery, multiple bus stops, Car2Go, Ramsey public swimming pool, Brykerwoods Elementary School playground, and the nearby Randall's Grocery/Starbucks that's conveniently open until 1am.

                          For those with children Austin's best public schools including Casis Elementary, O'Henry Middle School, Austin High School are accessible.

                           

                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 2008

                          About the owner: Deirdre Earls graduated with Cum Laude honors in Scientific Nutrition and her healthcare career spans nearly thirty years. Having used an imperfect diet instead of chemotherapy to reverse her own disease, now her objective is to use over two decades as a Registered Dietitian to bring the healing power of food to others. A featured speaker for radio and TV, medical professionals, universities and corporations, Deirdre has authored four books selling in a dozen countries. A TV documentary of her recovery, “The Incurables”, airs worldwide. Her private consultations, lectures, and books including 'Your Healing Diet Austin' are designed to help others implement a healing diet anytime and anywhere on the path to remarkable results.

                          Why the Owner Chose Pemberton Heights:
                          On the National Register of Historic Places, it's not just the location that makes a stay at this property a real value. Fine furnishings you'll very rarely find in rental properties abound. Details include Dresden and crystal chandeliers, Jonathan Adler and custom furniture, a Venetian mirror, beautiful oil paintings, Frette Linens and Beautyrest Simmons mattresses, a large original Audubon print, Le Creuset cookware, plantation shutters in every room, an antique Eastlake bedroom set. This property is a perfect fit for an individual or small group wanting immediate access to the University of Texas and Austin's best intellectual, sport, government, food, hospital, music and art activity. It's a perfect fit for someone who places more value on craftsmanship, books and lovely parks than on big screen televisions, corporate housing decor and lazy boys. It's a good fit for one who understands why premium real estate is priced at a premium. Walk to the University of Texas, Downtown, Seton and Heart Hospitals. Or walk to Austin's most popular restaurants including the iconic Original Kerbey Lane Cafe (open 24 hours every day), East Side King by Paul Qui (winner of America's Top Chef), Pasta & Co. (Austin's only fresh pasta manufacturer), Teo's Gelato and Italian Coffee (voted Top Ten in the USA), Austin Pizza (voted #1), Olive & June (Austin's youngest five star chef), the Santa Rita Cantina (voted #1 for salsa). You can also walk to Austin's oldest and most tranquil park, Pease Park, and the Hike and Bike Trail. Walk to the flagship Central Market, banks, clothiers, flower shops, dry cleaners. You're also five minutes away from Whole Foods Market world flagship grocery store.

                          The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
                          Prestigious real estate at a reasonable price. Spaciousness for a historical two bedroom cottage with 1350 square feet and high comfort. Immediate proximity to UT's cultural and sports events & downtown. Plantation shutters and original hardwood floors throughout. National Register Historic status. Access to Austin's best public schools including Casis Elementary, O Henry Middle School, Austin High. Walking distance to Austin's most popular restaurants, Pease Park, Seton Hospital and The Heart Hospital. Quiet and lower population density given there are no apartment complexes nor condominiums in this neighborhood. Five minutes to downtown and flagships for Whole Foods Market and Central Market.


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                          Photos

                          • Welcome to your luxury cottage in Pemberton Heights, the heart of old Austin.

                            Welcome to your luxury cottage in Pemberton Heights, the heart of old Austin.

                          • Close up of leather armchair & ottoman, large antique writing desk, shutters.

                            Close up of leather armchair & ottoman, large antique writing desk, shutters.

                          • View to dining area. More objects from travels around the world.

                            View to dining area. More objects from travels around the world.

                          • TV on Maple Chest in front of Venetian Mirror. Custom and leather chairs.

                            TV on Maple Chest in front of Venetian Mirror. Custom and leather chairs.

                          • Another view of the dining area facing the front door.

                            Another view of the dining area facing the front door.

                          • Hall between both bedrooms. More fine mirrors and furnishings.

                            Hall between both bedrooms. More fine mirrors and furnishings.

                          • More Eastlake furniture in the front bedroom. Beautyrest Simmons Mattress. Fine Linens. Uncluttered comfort.

                            More Eastlake furniture in the front bedroom. Beautyrest Simmons Mattress. Fine Linens. Uncluttered comfort.

                          • View of bathroom sink.

                            View of bathroom sink.

                          • Sitting area in the Sun Room.

                            Sitting area in the Sun Room.

                          • View from the back entrance. Kitchen to your left. Dining to your right.

                            View from the back entrance. Kitchen to your left. Dining to your right.

                          • Backyard. large trees, and dining.

                            Backyard. large trees, and dining.

                          • Majestic Oaks in Pease Park. Walk to the University of Texas or Downtown (viewable through this tree).

                            Majestic Oaks in Pease Park. Walk to the University of Texas or Downtown (viewable through this tree).

                          • Living area with fine furnishings, hand painted chest, leather furniture.

                            Living area with fine furnishings, hand painted chest, leather furniture.

                          • View of couch. Painted Mexican Chest. Audubon Print. Crystal chandelier. Books.

                            View of couch. Painted Mexican Chest. Audubon Print. Crystal chandelier. Books.

                          • Another view of living area to dining area. This is from the front door.

                            Another view of living area to dining area. This is from the front door.

                          • Dining under Dresden chandelier on Jonathan Adler furniture.

                            Dining under Dresden chandelier on Jonathan Adler furniture.

                          • Master Bedroom. Restoration Hardware Linens. Luxury Mattress. Fine Antiques.

                            Master Bedroom. Restoration Hardware Linens. Luxury Mattress. Fine Antiques.

                          • Second Bedroom with Eastlake Furniture. Frette Linens. Luxury Mattress.

                            Second Bedroom with Eastlake Furniture. Frette Linens. Luxury Mattress.

                          • View of bathroom. Anthropologie Linens.

                            View of bathroom. Anthropologie Linens.

                          • Stainless steel gas appliances. Le Creuset cookware. Luxe china and silverware

                            Stainless steel gas appliances. Le Creuset cookware. Luxe china and silverware

                          • If you're looking for Ikea, you've come to the wrong place. You'll find curios galore here.

                            If you're looking for Ikea, you've come to the wrong place. You'll find curios galore here.

                          • Hidden front loading washer and dryer.

                            Hidden front loading washer and dryer.

                          • Walk to Pease Park, Austin's oldest park, the University of Texas and downtown.

                            Walk to Pease Park, Austin's oldest park, the University of Texas and downtown.

                          • Walk to Austin culinary institution, the original Kerbey Lane Cafe, open 24/7.

                            Walk to Austin culinary institution, the original Kerbey Lane Cafe, open 24/7.

                          $3,395 per month (USD)
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                          2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 4

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                          Minimum stay: 30 nights
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