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Little Blue House~1924 Craftsman Cottage in Historic District

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,110 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4)

The Little Blue House is three blocks from the Historic Prescott Town Square, Shops and Restaurant located in the Victorian district on South Mt. Vernon Avenue. It is a beautifully furnished contemporary craftsman style cottage that was originally built in 1924 and lovingly restored in 2009.

A wide front porch with colorful rocking chairs surrounded by a cottage garden provides a happy welcome to a bright and airy two bedroom, two bath cottage. The back yard was landscaped in 2012 and boasts a large entertainment patio overlooking the hills of East Prescott.

The dining and living room is complete with a fireplace, cable television and DVD. Wireless internet is provided. The large kitchen contains a gas stove and convection oven, microwave, wine refrigerator, laundry room and butler serving area. The cottage sleeps 4 comfortably (one queen and one full size beds) outfitted with down comforters and pillows.

The open floor plan is perfect for a couple?s get-a-way, business retreat, family vacations and entertaining.

Only Steps to Hiking in the Prescott National Forest, this home is walking distance to quaint shops, restaurants, and museums where history and charm abound! Start your morning with a hike up Thumb Butt or kayak on Watson and Goldwater Lakes; then stop for coffee and a morning treat at one of Prescott's charming coffee bars. Spend the day perusing antique shops, the farmers market at Yavapai College and enjoy the regular entertainment and fairs at the Town Square.

Prescott hosts annual events such as the April Whiskey Off Road Mountain Bike Epic Ride; May Prescott Highland Games; June Blue Grass Festival; July Frontier Days, Rodeo, 4th of July Celebration and Parade and Prescott Indian Art Market; August Prescott Film Festival and Cowboy Poets gathering and; December Acker Holiday Music Festival, Christmas Courthouse Lighting to name a few.

Contact: Rachel for rental information. We would love to have you!Keywords: Craftsman cottage historic

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 6, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

We spent a lovely time in this charming et comfortable house. Thanks so much for your care of us and thanks for your help.
Dec 2013
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Amenities

Oak Knolls Village Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1110 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rock climbing

Reviews

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Little Blue House~1924 Craftsman Cottage in Historic District
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5

Little Blue House On Halloween

  • 5 of 5

My husband, daughter and I rented the Little Blue House especially for Halloween and we had so much fun seeing all of the trick or treaters (including many adults and dogs) who were all dressed up for the occasion. It was a blast! We had 750 pieces of candy and ran out in 2 hours and had to go in the house and then watched the parade of people for at least 3 more hrs.

The house was absolutely adorable in every way, the decorating and furnishings were so in keeping with the era of the house, but also very up to date. The owner thought of everything, including a bottle of wine upon our arrival!

Thank you Rachel for sharing your lovely home with us.

Fick and Jan Henderson and daughter, Denise Petrini, Scottsdale, Az.

  • Submitted: Nov 2, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Jan! It was great to have you. It really is so much fun to be on Mount Vernon during Halloween. Hope to have you back again soon! My very best to you and your family!
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5

A fantastic home and walking distance to Downtown

  • 5 of 5

Really clean, well stocked kitchen and very nice patio and porch. Will look to stay here again.

  • Submitted: Oct 29, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Good Morning, Rick~ It was a pleasure having you at the Little Blue House! Looking forward to your next stay!!
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5

Amazing well equiped cottage

  • 5 of 5

This place is amazing. First of all from the moment we pulled into the driveway, we were impressed. The house is beautifully done. Modern where it counts and antique where it is quaint. I have never spent so much time in a house on vacation as I did here. We usually explore this trip we were happy sitting on the porch and enjoying the amenities of the property. This house is located on an amazing street lined with well done historic houses. We walked the street at least once a day just admiring all the other houses on the block. This place is a leisurely15 minute walk from town center. It was easier to just walk to town as opposed to finding parking. I am a mountain biker. I was able to ride my bike to all the Prescott trails. When we return to Prescott again I will stay here again if at all possible.

We only ate out once while in Prescott as the kitchen was modern and the dining room and back patio made for a better dining experience than we could have had in town. I would say one must eat at the Prescott brewery at least once while in town. The brewery is walking distance from this house also. The nearest grocery store is a sprouts that is very nice. It would be a long walk or a very short drive from here.

  • Submitted: Oct 21, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your lovely comments. I can't wait to have you back again at the Little Blue House!!
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Glendale, AZ
5

We had a wonderful stay at the Little Blue House! This cozy little cottage was a perfect getaway!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful, clean, cozy, comfortable! All the amenities. Easy walking distance to historic downtown Prescott and all that it hasn’t to offer.

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Very cute. Loved the decor while keeping the historic feel.

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed the experience very much.

One thought would be to have a cozier couch. But loved the beds.

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for coming. Hope to have you again, soon!
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5

We left our heart in the Little Blue House

  • 5 of 5

This little home is a slice of heaven! It is in the amazing town of Prescott and all it has to offer is a short walk away. We have been coming here for many years and have watched this little home evolve into a romantic, warm, peaceful and welcoming destination. Everything is perfect from the welcoming flowers to the little extra treats. The beds are super comfortable. We read our paper daily in the rockers on the front porch. In the evening we share wine and cheese in the sweet backyard patio area. We will return every year as it is one of our "great escapes" from the heat and busy city.

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Always a joy, Phyllis and Bob! So glad to have you as part of the Little Blue House family. I am blessed!
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $150
Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 11.32%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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