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Historic Old North End American Craftsman Style Bungalow

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Beautiful bungalow with secluded patio in the quiet Historic Old North End.

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Last updated: 07/28/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

NO SMOKING, NO PETS!! The City of Colorado Springs will not allow RV's of any kind to be parked or used in front or next to the house.

{USAFA Graduation is not booked for 2016}

This American Craftsman style bungalow, built in 1924, is located in the Historic Old North End of Colorado Springs. The neighborhood is reminiscent of early Colorado Springs at the turn of the 20th century, complete with stately hundred-year old trees. On the historic registry, the home is two blocks north of Colorado College, a short walk to downtown and the popular Monument Valley Park where you will find scenic walking trails, picturesque gardens, and vast recreational opportunities.

Relax on the wicker furniture on the charming front porch with a drink while watching the sun set behind the mountains!

You will have the use of the entire, centrally air conditioned home, (1826 sq. feet) including a newly remodeled kitchen and bathrooms. The entire back yard is a patio with a gas grill, table with umbrella, and 4 chairs and 2 chaise lounges for relaxing and tanning.

The home sleeps 6-8. There are 3 bedrooms: 2 with queen beds and 1 with 2 twin beds; and a sitting room/den bedroom with 2 twin beds.

The entire home has new Mission style furniture, antiques, and hardwood floors throughout. There is a fully equipped kitchen, separate laundry room with washer and dryer, formal dining room, comfortable living room with gas burning fireplace, and a separate office off the master bedroom with a desk and phone. Free High Speed Wi-Fi is available, a 47” HD flat screen TV, which is equipped with digital cable and a DVD player.

Lighted off-street parking is available for 2-3 cars (other cars can safely park on the street in front of the house).

There are smoke detectors installed for your safety. Trash cans are out your back door.

You will be a short distance from old downtown Colorado Springs where you will find restaurants to fit any budget, along with museums, night life, libraries, the Fine Art Center, the Pikes Peak Center, Colorado College, a lake, a swimming pool, ice skating, several parks, bike paths, shopping, the National Firefighters Memorial, the United States Olympic Center and art galleries. You will be within 1 hour of a private hot springs and 2 ½ hours from skiing.

The house is 10 minutes away from the famous 5 Star Broadmoor Hotel, 12 minutes away from Manitou Springs, 8 minutes from Old Colorado City, 5 minute walk from Colorado College, 20 minute walk from Old downtown Colorado Springs, 12 minutes from Garden of the Gods, 15 minutes away from the Air Force Academy, One hour away from Cripple Creek, 1 hour away from Denver, and 15 minutes from the Colorado Springs Airport. Stay for a few days, a week, a month or more. Please make yourself at home!


Keywords: Colorado College, Historic Old North End, Downtown, Bungalow, Quiet, Historic National Registry, Monument Valley Park, Air Force Academy
$75 processing fee if cancel more that 60 days before arrival.

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Property Type

  • Bungalow
  • 1826 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    We have many returning guests that have allergies to tobacco. If evidence is found, $250 cleaning fee will be added....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    We have many returning guests that have allergies to pets. If evidence is found, $250 cleaning fee will be added....moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Patio with table, 4 chairs, 2 lounge chairs, mission style furniture throughout, Hardwood floors, Persian style carpets, some antiques, separate laundry room, separate office, central air conditioning, gas insert in fireplace, 2 private entrances, new 47' TV,...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library:

    Music stations provided on the TV....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television:

    47 inch flat screen....moreless

  • Video Library

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Racquetball
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    We have central air conditioning....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    New...moreless

  • Fireplace:

    We have a new gas insert that creates the atmosphere of a wood burning fire and creates the heat of wood. It is thermostatically controlled to regulate the room temperature desired....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Forced air gas....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking:

    In front of house....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Next to house....moreless

  • Telephone

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
May 1 - Oct 15, 2015
2 night min stay
$199
$1,260

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

Winter
Oct 16 - Nov 22, 2015
2 night min stay
$115
$725 $2,757

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $12 per night, per additional guest

Thanksgiving
Nov 23 - Nov 29, 2015
5 night min stay
$199
$1,260

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

Winter
Nov 30 - Dec 20, 2015
2 night min stay
$115
$725 $2,757

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $12 per night, per additional guest

Christmas & New Years
Dec 21 - Jan 2, 2016
5 night min stay
$199
$1,260

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

Winter
Jan 3 - Apr 30, 2016
2 night min stay
$115
$725 $2,757

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $12 per night, per additional guest

Summer
May 1 - May 25, 2016
2 night min stay
$209
$1,323

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

USAFA Graduation
May 26 - Jun 5, 2016
5 night min stay
$209
$1,323

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

Summer
Jun 6 - Oct 15, 2016
2 night min stay
$209
$1,323

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

Winter
Oct 16 - Nov 20, 2016
2 night min stay
$121
$761

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $12 per night, per additional guest

Thanksgiving
Nov 21 - Nov 27, 2016
5 night min stay
$209
$1,323

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

Winter
Nov 28 - Dec 20, 2016
2 night min stay
$121
$761

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $12 per night, per additional guest

Christmas& New Years
Dec 21 - Jan 2, 2017
5 night min stay
$209
$1,323

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

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

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning $125 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 9.63%

Notes:

Thanksgiving: 5 day minimum at summer rates.

Christmas and New Years: 5 day minimum at summer rates.

USAFA Graduation: 7 day minimum at summer rates.

No Pets or smoking.


Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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Last updated: 07/28/2015
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 1950

About the owner: I grew up in this home. I'm retired now and live nearby in the mountains.

Why the Owner Chose Colorado Springs:
This vacation rental was my home as a child. Our family has had many gatherings here throughout the years; Thanksgiving, Christmas, family birthdays, etc. I chose to turn my home into a vacation rental because of the neighborhood and its proximity to the many amenities of the local area.

The Unique Benefits at this Bungalow:
My wife and I have always enjoyed the short distance from old downtown Colorado Springs where you will find restaurants to fit any budget along with museums, bars, libraries, the Fine Art Center, the Pikes Peak Center, Colorado College, a lake, a swimming pool, ice skating, several parks, bike paths, shopping, the National Firefighters Memorial, the United States Olympic Center and art galleries. You will be within 1 hour of a private hot springs and 2 ½ hours from skiing. The house is 10 minutes away from the famous 5 Star Broadmoor Hotel, 12 minutes away from Manitou Springs, 8 minutes from Old Colorado City, 5 minutes walk from Colorado College, 20 minute walk from Old down town Colorado Springs, 12 minutes from Garden of the Gods, 15 minutes away from the Air Force Academy, One hour away from Cripple Creek, 1 hour away from Denver and 20 minutes from the Colorado Springs Airport. Stay with us for a few days, a week, a month or more. Please make yourself at home!


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Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Beautiful bungalow with secluded patio in the quiet Historic Old North End.

    Beautiful bungalow with secluded patio in the quiet Historic Old North End.

  • Relax on the charming front porch with refreshments, and watch the sunset.

    Relax on the charming front porch with refreshments, and watch the sunset.

  • Comfortably furnished and inviting.

    Comfortably furnished and inviting.

  • The dining table comfortably seats 6-8.

    The dining table comfortably seats 6-8.

  • The kitchen is equipped with everything you need.

    The kitchen is equipped with everything you need.

  • Master bedroom.

    Master bedroom.

  • The office, off the master bedroom, is a comfortable work / reading room.

    The office, off the master bedroom, is a comfortable work / reading room.

  • Bedroom #2 has a queen bed.

    Bedroom #2 has a queen bed.

  • The patio is a great place for grilling and relaxing.

    The patio is a great place for grilling and relaxing.

  • Laundry room has new machines.

    Laundry room has new machines.

  • Basement bathroom.

    Basement bathroom.

  • Gas insert. Creates heat and cosy atmosphere.

    Gas insert. Creates heat and cosy atmosphere.

  • We've recently added the fence.

    We've recently added the fence.

  • The living room, and the entire home, is furnished in the Mission style.

    The living room, and the entire home, is furnished in the Mission style.

  • 47 inch flat screen TV with a DVD player.

    47 inch flat screen TV with a DVD player.

  • Updated kitchen with tile counters, new gas range, microwave, and dishwasher.

    Updated kitchen with tile counters, new gas range, microwave, and dishwasher.

  • The antique claw foot kitchen table seats 4-6.

    The antique claw foot kitchen table seats 4-6.

  • The master bedroom has a queen bed, with connected office space.

    The master bedroom has a queen bed, with connected office space.

  • The office is just off the master bedroom.

    The office is just off the master bedroom.

  • Bedroom #3 has two twin beds.

    Bedroom #3 has two twin beds.

  • Bedroom #4 has twin beds.

    Bedroom #4 has twin beds.

  • Upstairs bathroom.

    Upstairs bathroom.

  • Basement bathroom.

    Basement bathroom.

  • Remote controlled insert.

    Remote controlled insert.

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
    Bungalow
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Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 07/28/2015
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Historic Old North End American Craftsman Style Bungalow

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