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Enjoy the view, swimming in the pool in season or just lounging in our spacious two bedroom, two bath bright, tasteful and thoroughly modern poolside duplex apartment. No details have been spared in our creation of an elegant space suitable for short or long term living. The apartment accommodates two couples or a family with older children in exceptional comfort. Our fully equipped top of the line kitchen includes a DCS 5 burner stove, Liebherr refrigeration, Bosch dishwasher and carefully selected cutlery and porcelain dinnerware. A full sized washer and drier and everything you need for an extended stay are included in a separate utility room. Lovely views over the pool to Puget Sound will enhance your stay day and night.
The apartment has every convenience including a professionally installed JBL surround sound system, 42 inch HDTV, wi-fi, and free telephones for calling in the USA. An office space is also provided and furnished with copier/scanner and fax. We provide all towels, fine linens, soaps, detergents and a half pound of fresh organic coffee beans upon your arrival. The home is equipped with hydronic heating through polished concrete floors for year round comfort. Construction quality is self evident upon arrival. Details include period wainscoting, fine custom cabinets with solid granite counter tops, custom tile in kitchen and baths and the highest quality fixtures, providing luxury that is more than just skin deep.
Local shopping includes Whole Foods, artisan bakeries, specialty shops, and all of Queen Anne's many fine stores and restaurants for fine and casual dining. Free parking is always available.
Luxuriate in beds and fine linens from Charles P. Rogers of New York. Our furnishings are of the highest quality and will enhance your stay. Our goal is to provide you with the area's finest lodging and value. You will enjoy walking out your door and taking a dip in your own private pool....with a view! Eat in, or dine al fresco at poolside.
Your home is one block from the bus line and within easy walking distance of lower and upper Queen Anne, Seattle Center, the Gates Foundation, and a short hop to South Lake Union, and all of Seattle's many attractions, while providing the ultimate in privacy and comfort in a beautiful setting.
We built this apartment for ourselves, but welcome you, our guests, to enjoy it's many charms. This property is new to the market but our pride in it will be evident as soon as you open the door. Enjoy your stay. Our goal is to make sure you come back again and again.
This property is not available for larger parties nor overnight guests in excess of the stated maximums. Please contact owners for further details.
Queen size Beds (2) two queen beds each with full grain leather headboard, down pillows and comforters, pillow top mattresses., Baby Cribs (1) Pack n' Play available upon request, fee may apply....moreless
Organic vegetables in season (we usually grow tomatoes and greens on property; please help yourself) fruit tree (Italian prune) and potted herbs in season, in floor hydronic heating throughout for all year comfort, ample closets and storage....moreless
Thanksgiving Weekend (4 nights) and Christmas Eve through New Year's Day (9 nights) at $300 per night, minimum stay is 3 nights. Reduced price weekly rates are also available during the winter holiday season (thanksgiving and Christmas through New Year's day) but are not shown. Please call or email for details.
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Your apartment is located on the southwest slope of Queen Anne Hill. Many people say this is the most desirable location in Seattle, offering breathtaking views of Puget Sound sunsets and within walking distance of virtually all of Seattle's major cultural attractions. As a neighborhood, Queen Anne and specifically our corner of it, offers quiet privacy, architectural interest and some of Seattle's best scenery, while providing outstanding dining, shopping and immediacy to the city's charms; a combination that is hard to match and not just in Seattle.
Your apartment magnifies these charms by providing fine surroundings, a great kitchen, wonderful beds, views both in and out, impeccable taste and great density of quality. Simply put, we don't think you can do better at any price.
Year Purchased: 1984
About the owner: Lew and Lindy Barrett have lived in Seattle since 1979 and in this home since 1984. Recently retired, we owned our own business for 32 years. Our home has been central to our lives in the city and we hope it will become so in yours as well.
Lew enjoys boating, photography, music, writing and woodworking. Lindy is a musician and artist. One of our daughters is a teacher, while the other two are working musicians, one in Nashville, the other here in Seattle.
Why the Owner Chose Queen Anne: Our 1928 architecturally significant house was deigned by Elsworth Storey, one of Seattle's most prominent architects. It has been updated and maintained with our full respect for it's heritage, while adding all of the features expected of a fully modern structure. It speaks for itself.
The Unique Benefits at this Apartment: Heated pool in season, gourmet kitchen, hydronically heated polished concrete floors, full sized washer and drier, professional quality, sophisticated surround sound AV system and HDTV, wi-fi. Two bed and two baths, full leather headboards, the master with en-suite bathtub, using the best available fixtures and fittings. Tasteful, comfortable and handsome furniture, including heirloom quality pieces of distinction by Emeco and Schoener/Henredon.
The spacious great room with open plan to kitchen and dining areas lead to a separate office with copier/fax/scanner. Generous closets in each room including a walk-in closet in the master bedroom. Custom tile in kitchen and baths will garner the attention of those who have experience in doing the details correctly.
On demand water heaters ensure an ample supply for all needs.
Big views cap our deeply satisfying property located in the heart of Seattle's Queen Anne district.