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Beautiful 3,471 square foot custom rancher with 4 bedrooms and 3 ½ bathrooms near local shopping/hiking. Backs to City Park, you won't find privacy like this in town!
3 car garage with 10 foot ceilings!
Kitchen is a chef's dream with granite tile counter tops, cherry cabinets, stainless steel appliances to include â refrigerator, double oven, gas range, and space saving microwave.
Master bedroom has a double sided fireplace, a six foot jetted tub and a huge slate shower for two! Kitchen height sinks to help the back and a huge walk in closet that opens to the laundry room.
Soak in the hot tub located right outside the master bedroom!
The main level also has your own private study with built in office unit and custom french doors.
Main living room has built in entertainment center surrounded with beautiful stone work and a gas fireplace.
The basement is huge with built in bar, huge wine rack and an entertainment center with built in surround sound for your own theater experience. The basement has 9 foot ceilings that make you feel like you are on the main level. It comes complete with another master suite, two bedrooms and the third full bath with double sinks!
Last but not least the back yard is living in the Colorado nature at its best with an endless scene of wildlife and access to several hiking trails. Backs to open city park, built in wood fire pit on gorgeous stamped concrete patio, and a pond less waterfall feature that will sooth any soul.
Home has a central vac system, built in speaker system throughout the house as well as outdoor speakers. Central air to keep you cool on those rare hot Colorado days.
Home is located within minutes of Palmer Park, Santa Fe Trail, UCCS, Air Force Academy, and down town. Shop at the new University Village Shopping Center with Costco, Lowes and Kohls. King Soopers, Safeway, Target, and several restaurants right around the corner.
We have a young child of our own, there are baby items at the house such as gates, and a pack-n-play. If you need a particular item, we probably have it and could most likely accomodate your needs....moreless
Non Smoking Only:
No smoking in the home at all to include all forms of tobacco. If signs of smoking in the home are found, you risk losing your deposit....moreless
4 Total Bedroom, two are master(s) with their own private full bath. The other 2 bedrooms have a full bath across the hall from them with double sinks.
Additionally, there is queen sleeper sofa in the basement....moreless
2015 summer rates May 1 - Sep 30, 2015 2 night min stay
Thanksgiving Nov 22 - Nov 30, 2015 2 night min stay
Christmas/New Year Dec 20 - Jan 3, 2016 2 night min stay
2016 Summer Rates May 1 - Sep 30, 2016 2 night min stay
My Standard Rate 2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Refundable Damage Deposit$500
Check in is at 4:00 PM on the day of arrival. Check out is at 11:00 AM on the day of departure.
Refunds with notice prior to 30 days of arrival, will be 100% refunded. Cancellations with in 30 days, 50% refund, plus deposit and cleaning fee. Cancellations with in 7 days of check in, reservation is non-refundable with exception of cleaning and deposit fee.
We will email you information on accessing the home along with maps 2-4 weeks before your arrival date. We do this because we occasionally change the code to the garage and lock box.
We are open to you checking in early if you like, just confirm first that the house is clean and ready to go.
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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There is so much to do in this area, especially if you are an outdoor enthusiast. Many hiking/biking trails all over the city from easy to difficult. Take the COG railway up to the top of Pikes Peak or hike the incline in Manitou Springs. Visit the Air Force Academy, play golf at one of the many courses in town. If pampering is what you are after, visit one of the numerous spas in town and get a massage or your nails done!
Year Purchased: 2006
About the owner: Shannon moved to Colorado Springs in 1999 because of her love of the mountains and skiing! Lloyd moved to Colorado Springs in 2008 after meeting Shannon at a mutual friend's wedding, he quickly left Wisconsin to be with the love of his life (and beautiful Colorado!) We were married at the end of 2009 and decided that we would move out of the home and start our new life in a new home together. (Shannon thought Lloyd was Crazy for this! LOL) We currently reside in Colorado Springs and love all that it has to offer in it's own backyard from, hiking, biking to taking family walks in the many parks! With over 300 days of sunshine, a temperate climate and amazing views why would you not want to vacation in Colorado Springs? Be careful, you might not want to return home!!
Why the Owner Chose Colorado Springs: Shannon worked for the builder and decided to build a custom home when the sub-division was opened. She had the pick of the lots and chose one of the best, mainly because of the open space in the back yard, which feels like your own little sanctuary! Shannon and I rarely stay in hotels when we travel. We love using VRBO and always enjoy the amenities staying in a home offers. So after renting to long term renters we decided that VRBO gives us the opportunity to share this marvelous home with many more families and make their vacations that much better. We love what this city has to offer and this home is right in the middle of everything!
The Unique Benefits at this House: What's not to love about this home. First off it's spacious and open and has many custom upgrades; it feels cozy yet luxurious. The best part of the home by far, is the back yard. Whether you are relaxing in the living room looking outside or sitting on the large patio you will feel at peace. You don't even know there are neighbors when in the back yard, it's your own little slice of paradise. Plus, watching the birds, deer, squirrel, and the occasional coyote or bear is always fun! You don't even have to go far to take a hike! The back yard is city park and you can explore all over the area! The other great perk of this house is that it is centrally located. Literally walking/biking distance to University of Colorado, Colorado Springs (UCCS) and parks like well known Palmer Park. Downtown, shopping, malls, restaurants, golfing, hiking and military bases like the Air Force Academy are minutes away.