Located in the Eliot neighborhood, this classic Queen Ann Victorian duplex has been updated with a modern interior. Just a 2 block walk to coffee shops, restaurants & music venue.
The house has bamboo floors, granite kitchen counter-tops, 9-foot ceilings, interior ten-light doors and a claw foot tub in the bathroom. King size bed in bedroom & Queen size fold-out couch in living room. Original artwork throughout. There is a private deck with a walled/fenced organic garden. Newer appliances include stainless gas 6-burner stove, fridge with ice maker, 27' flat-screen TV, washer & dryer and new gas furnace. Good quality sheets & towels, all kitchen tools, dishes, flatware, glassware, and utensils. Le Creuset cookware. Includes private laundry and storage or work area in basement.
Great Access : Eliot neighborhood was originally built as the separate town of Albina in the late 1800s. It's one of the oldest neighborhoods in Portland, and is undergoing mixed revitalization. Workers used to take a ferry across the river to work in the city of Portland. Many helped build the seawall. Now, Eliot is one of the closest 'inner' neighborhoods in town. This is a great walking and biking neighborhood. It is home to great restaurants and coffee shops & event venues. Blocks from freeway access and downtown.
2 blocks from bus routes, 10 blocks to MAX light rail.
Moving to Portland?: This house is available as a short term rental.
It is perfect for anyone moving to Portland and needing a place to land while finding their
Activities: Portland and surrounding area is known for it's outdoor beauty. Year round activities include:
skiing, snowboarding, hiking, water skiing, wind surfing, sail boarding, biking, & mountain biking.
Portland is surrounded by parks, and boasts the largest inner city park in the United States. Washington Park is just a 10 minute drive. Mt. Tabor is the only inner city volcano in the US, just a 15 minute drive.
Just 1-2 hours in any direction, and you'll find yourself at the coast, on the mountain or in the Columbia Gorge National scenic area. Visible mountains include Mt. Hood, Mt. St. Helens & Mt. Adams.
Marijuana is legal in Oregon. There is a shop around the corner on MLK blvd.