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Private Forest Sanctuary

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Bordeaux Red or Purple - what do you think? Use the Sacred Moon Way Driveway.

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Last updated: 11/15/2014
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  • Minimum stay:30 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Friday Harbor house description

Retreat to a 5 acre home site with 11 acres of adjacent forest of quiet, soaring eagles and deer visits. A walkabout nature trail through the woods circles the home site and pond. This modern style, original art-filled home completed in 2012 includes a separate rental one bedroom fully-equipped guest apartment. The main house has a very large master with king bed and luxury bath and the upstairs guest room has 2 double beds with bath. The living room sofa sleeps one and there is a first floor powder room. Plenty of driveway to park a boat trailer. Fully-equipped the way you'd want your second home to be ready for your own visit.
The original property address was 720 Prohaska, but the access is only from the 35 Sacred Moon Way driveway. One day the post office and Google will update their databases - sorry for any confusion.

Property Type

  • House
  • 1870 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional

              Suitability

              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                An individual at least 25 yeas old must be on site...moreless

              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Considered:

                Small primarily indoor dogs under 20 pounds will be considered. Due to maple wood floors, larger dogs with longer nails will damage the floors. No cats due to owner allergies....moreless

              • Wheelchair Inaccessible

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

              • Bedroom Upstairs: 2 double

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              • Master Bedroom : 1 king

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              • Main house:the 1st floor master bedroom with king bed has a small deck and patio door. The walk-in Elfa furnished closet includes luggage rack. Wall mounted flat panel TV with Direct TV, Sonos whole house music system speakers, bedside IPOD small music system, ceiling fan, in room heat control. The upstairs bedroom has 2 double beds with two different levels of firmness....moreless

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

              • Master Bathroom: toilet, tub, shower

                Deep Soaking Tub with view...moreless

              • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

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              • Bathroom 3: toilet

                First floor powder room...moreless

              • Main house:The master bathroom features custom furniture cabinets, large glass shower, deep soaking tub with a tub-level view window, vessel sink, his and hers medicine cabinets, in cabinet outlets for hairdryer, shaver, curling iron etc. The upstairs bath is a traditional bathroom. There is a powder room on the 1st floor. All bedroom/bathrooms feature original art....moreless

              Other Amenities

                  • The descriptions listed are for the Main House. In 2014 a 320 sf addition was put on the living room & is not yet showing in the pictures. The second story of the separate garage building is a fully equipped/furnished queen bed apartment which is separately rented by the month or may be available/vacant or used by the owner at the time of your main house rental. ...moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Books:

                    Ocean-related books, San Juan Island history and nature books, cook books, some hard back books. Leave your paperbacks to share....moreless

                  • DVD Player:

                    Living room only...moreless

                  • Games:

                    Some board games, cards and jig saw puzzles....moreless

                  • Music Library:

                    Pandora or other music libraries on the 'Internet may be played by the Sonos System. ...moreless

                  • Satellite / Cable:

                    (3) All TVs connected to Direct TV. Any pay per view programs ordered charged to your credit card or deducted from deposit....moreless

                  • Stereo:

                    Sonos Sound System on entire first floor on home with control of sound in each room. Bring your IPOD music....moreless

                  • Television:

                    (3) Flat panel TVs in Living room, both bedrooms with individual Direct TV, Living room with DVD player...moreless

                  • Video Library:

                    Limited selection of DVD movies...moreless

                  Theme

                  • Away From It All
                  • Family
                  • Romantic
                  • Sports & Activities

                  Attractions

                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Library
                  • Live Theater
                  • Marina
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Restaurants
                  • Winery Tours

                  Local Services & Businesses

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

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Boating
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Walking
                  • Whale Watching
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Location Type

                      • Mountain View:

                        This property is completely surrounded by acres of forest with Mt Dallas in the distance....moreless

                      Sports & Adventure Activities

                      • Cycling
                      • Deepsea Fishing
                      • Fishing
                      • Golf
                      • Golf Privileges Optional
                      • Hunting
                      • Hunting Small Game
                      • Kayaking
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Mountain Climbing
                      • Pier Fishing
                      • Sailing
                      • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                      • Sound/Bay Fishing
                      • Wind-Surfing

                      Dining

                      • Dining:

                        The Herman Miller dining room table and chairs seat 8. Table and chairs are on wheels so you can move the table. The kitchen bar seats 3....moreless

                      • Dining Area
                      • Seating for 8 people

                      General

                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Fireplace:

                        Flush wall gas fireplace in living room...moreless

                      • Garage:

                        Garage space is available for your bicycle storage at a minimum and sometimes for a car. It depends if the Guest house is being used or if the owners car is on island. Ask at the time of rental....moreless

                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Heating:

                        Each room has individual controls for the heat....moreless

                      • Internet:

                        Office desk has a computer & Internet that you are welcome to use. Please be respectful that other guests and the owner will use it after you. It has Microsoft office, antivirus and Acrobat....moreless

                      • Iron & Board
                      • Linens Provided:

                        450-600 thread count linens, hypo allergenic blankets, pillows and duvet covers....moreless

                      • Living Room:

                        Living room has patio door to deck, sofa, side chairs, bench, games credenza, end tables/ lamps, footstools, entertainment center- flat panel TV, Sonos sound system, DVD player. Bring your IPOD....moreless

                      • Parking:

                        Parking for cars, small trailers for boats, bikes, kayaks etc. Guest parking....moreless

                      • Telephone:

                        You are welcome to use the house phone. All call charges will be billed to your credit card or deducted from your deposit post stay. ...moreless

                      • Towels Provided:

                        High quality towels, bath sheets, hand towels and wash cloths and bath mats and non-skid rugs furnished...moreless

                      • Washing Machine

                      Kitchen

                      • Coffee Maker:

                        Traditional brewer coffee pot and Keurig K cup brewer. Some K cups upon arrival. Bring you own favorites for your stay....moreless

                      • Dishes & Utensils:

                        Modern style white dishes with service for 8, separate set of pasta dishes, plenty of serving bowls, pitchers and trays. Extensive silverware, glassware and cooking utensils....moreless

                      • Dishwasher:

                        We encourage you to use the dish washer as it uses less water than hand washing and does a really good job. ...moreless

                      • Freezer:

                        Side-by-side refrigerator freezer...moreless

                      • Ice Maker
                      • Kitchen:

                        The kitchen is large and fully equipped with appliances, dishes, knives, cutlery, small electric appliances, place mats, pots/pans. Custom cabinets, granite counters, designer Lumicor backsplash....moreless

                      • Microwave:

                        Cabinet mounted large, high power microwave...moreless

                      • Oven:

                        wall mounted large oven...moreless

                      • Pantry Items:

                        Arrival paper goods, trash bags, cleaning supplies, spices, some basics....moreless

                      • Refrigerator:

                        Side-by-side refrigerator and freezer with door dispenser ice and water...moreless

                      • Stove:

                        4 burner gas cook top...moreless

                      • Toaster

                      Outside

                      • Bicycles:

                        There are no bicycles on property, but they are available for rent in town by the day. ...moreless

                      • Boat:

                        Bring your own trailered boat, room to park, or rent various sizes boats in the marina. ...moreless

                      • Deck / Patio:

                        (3) The front entrance deck wraps around to the living room. There is a large ground level Belgian block patio between the house and the garage....moreless

                      • Golf:

                        Friday Harbor golf course is near downtown. ...moreless

                      • Kayak / Canoe:

                        Kayaks & tours are available from several island companies. Due to tides and currents, we suggest you go with a guide if new to the area....moreless

                      • Lawn / Garden:

                        There are very large font, side and rear lawns. Family football games will fit fine. ...moreless

                      • Outdoor Grill:

                        There is currently a non gas BBQ and table top small gas canister BBQ. Bring your own charcoal or small green gas canister. ...moreless

                      House Cleaning

                          • Housekeeper Optional
                           

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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Fall
                          Sep 1 - Nov 29
                          30 night min stay

                          $4,800
                          Winter
                          Dec 1 - Mar 29
                          30 night min stay

                          $3,750
                          Spring
                          Apr 1 - May 29
                          30 night min stay

                          $5,400
                          Summer
                          Jun 1 - Aug 29
                          30 night min stay

                          $7,500
                          My Standard Rate
                          30 night min stay

                          $6,750
                          * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees:

                          • Taxes Not included

                          Notes:

                          Rates are subject to change until a confirmation is received.

                          This property (main house/guest apartment) is available for monthly rental only. For unique needs or special requests, contact the owner to discuss. Prices quoted are for main house only. Inquire for guest house availability and pricing.

                          Payment in full of the $ 1000 security/damage deposit is required to confirm a reservation. Rental payment must be received two weeks prior to occupancy.


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                          Calendar

                          Last updated: 11/15/2014
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                          Location

                          5 Miles
                          Nearest Barpub
                          downtown Friday Harbor or Roche Harbor
                          5 Miles
                          Nearest Ferry
                          Friday Harbor
                          7 Miles
                          Nearest Golf
                          Friday Harbor
                          5 Miles
                          Nearest Restaurant
                          Friday Harbor or Roche Harbor
                          5 Miles
                          Nearest Beach
                          Any island beach

                          Car: Necessary

                          Country lane walks, Pelindaba Lavender Farm, Bailer Hill Children's Petting Farm. Krystal Acres Alpaca Farm, June - September J,K & L pod orcas, minke & other whale watching

                           

                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 2012

                          About the owner: I fell in love with this island in 1976 when I was there to teach a class, visited several times over the years and in 2006 two families found the 16-acre parcel of our dreams. Both families live in busy So CA and we wanted the peace and privacy that comes with the rural forest and lots of space. My love of the ocean, nature, art and sculpture fill the house and gardens.

                          Why the Owner Chose Friday Harbor:
                          This custom property is a low VOC, low allergen, amenity-filled home situated so light fills the house and every piece of art has a story. Kids have room to explore, enjoy a rural environment, see stars at night while parents read, BBQ, take walks and enjoy porch and patio sitting time. It's nice to be away from the traffic and town. Enjoy the craftsmanship and love that the island artisans built into my home and the computer and internet connection available for guests.

                          The Unique Benefits at this House:
                          The wetlands behind the house has frogs, dragon flies & tad poles. The small deer come to drink and then walk around the lawn perimeters. The walkabout is a perfect 1/4 mile walk thru the woods to start and end each day. The property is in the island center, so Lime Kiln State Park, American Beach, Friday Harbor town or Roche Harbor are only a 20 minute scenic drive away.


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                          Speaks: english

                           

                          Photos

                          • Bordeaux Red or Purple - what do you think? Use the Sacred Moon Way Driveway.

                            Bordeaux Red or Purple - what do you think? Use the Sacred Moon Way Driveway.

                          • Master bedroom with its summer linens.

                            Master bedroom with its summer linens.

                          • Upstairs guest room with 2 double beds, Direct TV, walk-in closet, luggage rack

                            Upstairs guest room with 2 double beds, Direct TV, walk-in closet, luggage rack

                          • Picket fence slats carved & painted by a Maine artist...entry way "picket fish"

                            Picket fence slats carved & painted by a Maine artist...entry way "picket fish"

                          • Rock sculpture & flower garden at forest's edge

                            Rock sculpture & flower garden at forest's edge

                          • Island deer at the start walkabout trail in the front yard

                            Island deer at the start walkabout trail in the front yard

                          • Photographer, Jeff Bozanic, delivered his lifesize Antarctic Penguin picture.

                            Photographer, Jeff Bozanic, delivered his lifesize Antarctic Penguin picture.

                          • Computer, Internet & Verizon (only) extender for cell service for guests

                            Computer, Internet & Verizon (only) extender for cell service for guests

                          • June thru September go Whale Watching for orcas, minke, & maybe humpbacks

                            June thru September go Whale Watching for orcas, minke, & maybe humpbacks

                          • Friday Harbor Marina has slips for all sizes of private boats. Rentals too.

                            Friday Harbor Marina has slips for all sizes of private boats. Rentals too.

                          • Master bed in its winter linens from Bali, Indonesian underwater pics.

                            Master bed in its winter linens from Bali, Indonesian underwater pics.

                          • Lighthouse point, a good place to watch for sea otters in the kelp bed

                            Lighthouse point, a good place to watch for sea otters in the kelp bed

                          • It's fun to cook in this kitchen. All the kitchen gadgets and things you want.

                            It's fun to cook in this kitchen. All the kitchen gadgets and things you want.

                          • Huge master bath with a deep tub with view. Luxury soaking, reading & sipping!

                            Huge master bath with a deep tub with view. Luxury soaking, reading & sipping!

                          • Upstairs bathroom

                            Upstairs bathroom

                          • Living room with patio door shade closed, Gas fireplace, entertainment center

                            Living room with patio door shade closed, Gas fireplace, entertainment center

                          • Herman Miller dining table & chairs rolls around to suit your needs

                            Herman Miller dining table & chairs rolls around to suit your needs

                          • Dining area, kitchen and stairway from the living room

                            Dining area, kitchen and stairway from the living room

                          • Kent Ducote, KDL Builders at the Open House, the best builder on the island.

                            Kent Ducote, KDL Builders at the Open House, the best builder on the island.

                          • Two-story living room ceiling and windows bring the forest view inside

                            Two-story living room ceiling and windows bring the forest view inside

                          • Walk or drive onto the Anacortes to Friday Harbor Ferry. Several boats a day.

                            Walk or drive onto the Anacortes to Friday Harbor Ferry. Several boats a day.

                          • Sunset on a winter day at the County Park on Harro Straight.

                            Sunset on a winter day at the County Park on Harro Straight.

                          • American Beach on a busy July weekend

                            American Beach on a busy July weekend

                          • Large front, side & rear lawns surrounded by forest, wetlands & walkabout trail

                            Large front, side & rear lawns surrounded by forest, wetlands & walkabout trail

                          VRBO #443418

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                          This listing was first published here in 2012.

                          Date last modified - Saturday, November 15, 2014

                          $3,750 - $7,500 per month (USD)
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                          2 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 6

                          View calendar: Updated 11/15/14
                          Minimum stay: 30 nights
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                          Member since: 2012
                          Speaks: english
                          • Calendar last updated: 11/15/2014
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                          Private Forest Sanctuary

                          Friday Harbor #443418

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