Historic Home in a Great Neighborhood... 'Casa De Jacobus'(26 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:Yes
About the Property
House, 1 Bedroom + Other (See Description), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2)
Charming restored historic 1920 bungalow with high ceilings, wood floors, up-dated kitchen and backyard deck. Quiet street in a quiet neighborhood close to U of A campus, 4th Avenue shops/restaurants and downtown Tucson. 1050 sq. ft.
This is a single-family detached house, not a guest house or in-law apartment type of residence.... a great deal of space for one, low, year-round price.
A small room between the bedroom and the bathroom could accomodate a crib or small children's bed if needed. Let me know in advance and we'll work something out.
Photos by: Ryn Gargulinski
(for more photos see also casadejacobus dot com)
Keywords: Casa de Jacobus, historic 1920's California bungalow, TDY housing
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Member since: 2011
- Max. occupancy 2
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2
- Queen size Beds (1)
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Located walking distance to University of AZ campus, 4th Ave. shopping and downtown Tucson. Lots of great local coffeehouses and restaurants. The house has all the charm of a historic house with high ceilings and hardwood floors. It's 1100 sq. ft., immaculate and tastefully furnished including art work by local artists. The street is very quiet and the neighborhood is safe....moreless
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Sight Seeing
- Air Conditioning:
- Broadband Access
- Clothes Dryer:
- Computer Available:
- Linens Provided:
- Parking Off Street:
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:
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My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleaning fee $50
Please add a cleaning fee of $50 to the rates shown and tax for stays under 6 months. Summer rates negotiable.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Car: Not Necessary
Lots of interesting activities on University of Arizona campus (including concerts, movies, sports and community events) and site-seeing throughout Southern Arizona. There's excellent hiking opportunities and world-renowned birding locations. I have plenty of brochures, maps and AZ Highways available to help you plan your itinerary. There is a lot to see in Southern Arizona. See my map and click on the points of interest and visit the listed websites for ideas!
Year Purchased: 1997
About the owner: I relocated from a 1906 bungalow in San Francisco to this 1920 Tucson gem in 1996 and lived in this house for almost ten years. I enjoy fine-tuning this wonderful home and aim to make you feel welcome and comfortable. I also love exploring Southern AZ and provide lots of brochures, maps and info about Tucson and day trips to surrounding sites. Please check out the 'Points of Interest' map and all the websites provided... and enjoy your visit to the beautiful Southwest.
Why the Owner Chose West University (Tucson, AZ, USA):
The original house was tiny and in 1945 the large living room and bedroom were added bringing the total square footage to the current 1050 sq. ft. I resonated with the neighborhood and the warm character of the other historic homes in the area. The neighborhood is walkable and enjoyable (sidewalks! front porches!). I live only 10 minutes away from the property (in another historic neighborhood) so I am available for the 'meet and greet' and close enough to answer any questions you may have during your stay. In 2011 the wood floors were refurbished, the kitchen was remodeled and the house was completely painted inside and out. This can be your home away from home.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
The home features vintage Tucson art along with local artwork that celebrates the uniqueness of the beautiful Southwest and the Sonoran desert. Looking for kitsch, knick-knacks and kokopellis? You might want to look elsewhere. Looking for classy, uncluttered and serene? You won't be disappointed!
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Historic bungalow architecture
Nice desk, built-in China cabinet, newly refinished hard-wood floors.
Living room is sparse and serene. Sm flatscreen tv/vcr/cable provided.
Kitchen includes coffee maker, utensils, pots/pans, dishwasher, microwave, etc.
Bedroom view across from bed...plenty of room to make yourself at home.
Small rm off bedrm could fit a crib or small bed for child if needed.
Bathroom with classic faucet, resort-quality towels, fully stocked, immaculate
Backyard, trex deck, table/chairs, shade structure, private and quiet.
First room inside front door with table that seats four, desk, china cabinet
Living rm 15x20, glass cubes on south wall, comfy mission-style sofa/chair
Bright kitchen .. fully equipped, new frig, tile, dishwasher
Large bedrm, queen bed, quality linens, faces backyard, very relaxing and quiet.
Bedroom includes walk in closet with shelves and room for all your luggage.
Bathroom with shower/tub, quality amenities and extras (i.e. sunscreen!)
Full tub and shower, Burt's Bees amenities, spotless clean!
Front of house with plenty of off-street parking in driveway adjacent to house.
This listing was first published here in 2011.
Date last modified - Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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