This lovely Hyde Park home is permitted by the City of Austin for short term rentals. The furnishings are simply arranged with an emphasis on comfort. There are ceiling fans in the bedrooms and living room, and screen doors on all the exterior doors and windows. There is a lovely porch swing on the front porch set back off the avenue and a spacious and relaxing backyard.The ceiling is stained pine bead board which runs through out the home. The floors are original maple hardwoods from the 30's that have been refinished with a satin sheen. The rugs are wool amish woven. The house is well maintained and has all modern amenities including central air and heat, washer/dryer, etc. There is a wonderful kitchen, dining area and living room.
Just North of the University of Texas a mere 4 miles from Downtown. Bus routes are a 5 minute walk away. There is ample off street parking in this well established neighborhood. The home is energy conscience with solar panels, a nest thermostat and ceiling fans. Central air and heat along with an office area, Wi-Fi, apple TV, and cable television make this home and ideal spot for your vacation.
The location is also ideal for guests visiting the University as it is only 2 miles from campus. It is a very nice 10-15 minute bike ride to the main University campus and not much more if you want to bike downtown or to the hike and bike trail along the river. The J. J. Pickle Research Campus on Burnet Road is also easily accessible as well as the tech companies just north of the central neighborhood of Hyde Park.
Austin is a unique town and Hyde Park is one of the very best neighborhoods in town -- quiet, safe, peaceful with lots of local flavor too.
Guests will have access to the entire house. There are three doors for entry. Two doors from the front porch. One of the doors on the front porch enters the living room. The second door on the front porch enters the the second bedroom. There is a back door that makes it's entry into the kitchen.