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FAIRHAVEN - One Block to Waterfront and Taylor Street Dock

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 1,600 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Restored Craftsman, Central To Historic Fairhaven And Waterfront

Completely renovated in 2016 this circa 1914 South Hill Gem features 4 bedrooms and 1.5 baths. Luxury furnishings and high-end finishes include Quartz counter tops, white subway mosaic tile, and original VG Fir Floors. Kitchen features a dining nook, and stainless steel appliances. Living room has 2 large sofas, a 50 inch smart TV, DVD player, and Limited Basic Cable with local broadcast stations (ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX, PBS). Dining room with a side board for serving. One bedroom on the main floor with a queen bed and three additional bedrooms upstairs. Full bath with tiled walk-in shower on main floor. Laundry room/half bath with a washer/dryer plus laundry sink and toilet on main floor. Huge covered front porch with 2 benches and chairs. Back entrance of home features has a picnic table. Off street parking, one covered parking space plus alley parking. One block from Taylor Street Dock and the entrance to Boulevard Park featuring Woods Coffee. South Bay Trail leads to Fairhaven with the many shops and restaurants and continues to Downtown Bellingham. The Chrysalis Spa is one block from home and restaurant Keenen's. Also within walking distance is the Bellingham Cruise Terminal host to Amtrak (service to , Portland, Seattle and Vancouver, BC) and the Alaska Ferry. For the avid trail seekers, the Interurban Trail is 6 blocks south as well as Fairhaven Park and Larrabee State Park. Chuckanut Drive is one of the most scenic drives south of Bellingham and lands you in the historic town of Edison.


Property Manager
Michelle Harrington
Member since: 2016
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 27, 2017

About Michelle Harrington

As a Bellingham realtor for 14 years, I have always had the passion to share this great community with others. I moved to Bellingham 21 years ago from Southern California to raise my family in what I believe until this day to still be one of the best places for education, recreation, beauty, family and friends. I am fortunate to live on South Hill just above Boulevard Park.

Michelle Harrington purchased this house in 2016

Why Michelle Harrington chose Bellingham

I drove by and noticed this home! The location almost could not be any better and the bones of the home were still intact. There was a 100 plus years of dust, dated renovations and personal belongings that I had to sift through. There were good and bad surprises along the way but mostly good. As each layer was peeled back, the home began to shine. I feel a deep connection with history of this home, only 4 owners prior to me. I will carry on the legacy of this home, newly named Buttercup and now share it with all my guests. Welcome.

Amenities

South Hill House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View ...
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 7 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
  • Bathrooms on the main floor.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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FAIRHAVEN - One Block to Waterfront and Taylor Street Dock
average rating of 4.857143 based on 14 reviews
5

Great house. Great location!

  • 5 of 5

Great house very clean and well appointed. Great central location for getting around Bellingham. Had a fantastic weekend!

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

This is a beautiful home! Super clean and comfortable! Great location!

  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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We love this place!

  • 5 of 5

This is an awesome house in the perfect location in Fairhaven! Easy walk to shopping and restaurants. Easy walk to the waterfront. This was our second stay at this house and we'll be back again!

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Convenient and comfortable

  • 5 of 5

Great

  • Submitted: May 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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5

Comfortable and great location

  • 5 of 5

A great spot for our long term stay while visiting our daughter and her family in Bellingham. Wonderful accommodations and very conveniently located. Thanks Michelle for your friendly hospitality.

  • Submitted: May 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
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Awesome location, very comfortable

  • 5 of 5

The home is in a great location. Such an easy walk to restaurants, shops, and the boardwalk/park in Fairhaven. It was very clean and nicely arranged with everything we needed. The kitchen was well stocked and it was modern with good appliances. We were very comfortable during our weekend stay and plan to visit again soon!

  • Submitted: Mar 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
10.6 Miles
Bellingham
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Keenan's at the Peer
Nearest Ferry
0.7 Miles
Alaska Ferry
Nearest Golf
3.6 Miles
Lake Padden
Nearest Train
0.7 Miles
Amtrak
Nearest Motorway
1.3 Miles
I-5
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Keenan's at the Peer
Nearest Ski
58.3 Miles
Mt Baker Ski Area
Nearest Beach
0.6 Miles
Boulevard Park
Car: not necessary

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Rates & Availability

South Hill House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer
Jul 13 2017 - Aug 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$225
From
$275
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,500
$6,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 22 2017 - Nov 26 2017
4 night minimum stay
$325
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest
 
Holiday 2017
Dec 22 2017 - Jan 31 2018
4 night minimum stay
$325
$2,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$175
$1,100
$4,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning Fee $125
Pet Fee $50
Tax Rate 10.7%

o NO PARTIES ALLOWED without prior written approval. Additional rental fee and increase security deposit required upon event approval.
o PLEASE REMOVE SHOES at all times inside the home. Floors are original wood and have been just been refinished. Thank you!
o Garbage and recycling should be placed in trash receptacles located inside garage prior to check-out. Extra fees will be charged for removal of any excess trash or recycling left behind.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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