Modern Convenience W/ Portland Charm! Brand New Family-Friendly House Sleeps 8(9 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:30 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
4 BR, 3.5 bath, with bonus room (office, nursery, 5th BR?) and fenced back yard
King bed, flat screen TV with Xfinity cable, large in-suite bathroom including: large bath tub, separate shower, two sinks, walk-in closet, and a separate toilet room.
Second master suite: Queen bed, flat screen TV with Xfinity cable, closet, and private bath. Located on the basement level, but with windows on two sides letting in plenty of light.
Bedroom #3: Twin daybed, closet, cubby-style shelving for clothes or accessories.
Bedroom #4: Bunk beds, closet, cubby-style shelving for clothes or accessories. Great room for kids!
Upstairs bathroom: Toilet, sink, shower and tub combo, and a beautiful skylight.
Bonus room: Computer desk with chair, chaise lounge that converts to bed, comfy ottoman chair, and closet. This room comes with the option of setting up a pack-n-play and a baby chair bouncer that vibrates and plays music (in case you have an infant or toddler.)
Laundry room: Washer and dryer are located upstairs near three of the four bedrooms for your convenience.
Living room: Sofa, love seat, coffee table, large flat screen TV with Xfinity on demand cable, DVD player, high ceiling, and beautiful hardwood floors.
Dining room: Open concept floor plan features a dining area with a table that seats six (plus room for additional chairs if needed.)
Kitchen: All new appliances, including: refrigerator with ice maker, oven, stove, microwave, dishwasher, toaster, and coffee maker. Additionally, the spacious kitchen comes with lovely granite counters, and an island for extra counter space. Utensils, dishes, glassware, knives, pots, pans, baking sheets, etc. are all provided.
Garage: 1 car garage has ample space for a car, bikes, kayaks, or other fun vacation vehicles.
Back yard: Both the front and back have large wooden decks, perfect for viewing the sunset or sitting quietly with your morning coffee. The back deck overlooks a gorgeous fenced-in yard.
The Farragut House was built in 2014, so everything is new. The house has heat for the winter and AC for the summer. If you want to experience the culture and charm that is Portland, all from the comfort and convenience of a modern home, reserve the Farragut House today!
Member since: 2014
- 2600 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- DVD Player
- Music Library:
- Satellite / Cable:
- Tourist Attractions
- Botanical Garden
- Duty Free Shops
- Live Theater
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Miniature Golf
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Equestrian Events
- Freshwater Fishing
- Ice Skating
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Roller Blading
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Sep 1 - Dec 31, 2016
30 night min stay
My Standard Rate
30 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $300
- Taxes Not included
Rates subject to change until reservation is confirmed.
Rental period begins at 3pm on the check-in date, and ends at 10am on the check-out date.
Manager's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting manager when booking
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Kenton is a great neighborhood from which to experience Portland! It is close to the I-5 freeway, about fifteen minutes from PDX airport, twenty minutes from downtown, and walking distance to the TriMet and MAX line (should you choose not to drive.)
From historic Kenton (which was founded in 1911, and annexed by Portland a few years later,) you are conveniently located to enjoy your stay in Portland. Go shopping in nearby Hayden Island. Check out a race at PIR or an event at the Expo Center. Walk to New Seasons or Green Zebra markets. Or stroll down Denver Avenue and enjoy the restaurants, bars, antique and local goods shops, the library, and more. Be sure to visit the giant Paul Bunyan statue while you are here.
If you are visiting Portland with children, there are many fun places to go that are within a twenty to thirty minute drive. OMSI, the Portland Zoo, the Children's Museum, Oaks Park, the Japanese Gardens, Powell's City of Books, Forest Park hiking trails, the Audubon Society, and Pittock Mansion are a few hot spots.
For adults, Portland's night life has much to offer. Go see a play, opera, or ballet in one of the theaters downtown. Partake in appetizers and cocktails at Portland City Grill where, if you get there early, you can sit by the window and look out over the whole city. Enjoy dinner and dancing on the waterfront of the Willamette River. Check out the drag show put on by Darcelle XV, 'the oldest female impersonator on the West Coast.' Or rent bicycles and explore the town. Don't forget to stop at one of the many gourmet food carts for a delicious taste of local flavor.
Year Purchased: 2014
About: My name is Laurie Tuite. My mother, Barbara, is the actual owner of Farragut House. I live in Portland and manage the property for my family. Barbara is an honest to goodness rocket scientist (aerospace engineer) who is now retired. She lives in Florida with her husband, Jay, and two of her four kids. I am an English teacher turned temporary stay-at-home mom. My husband, son, and I live in the Kenton neighborhood as well, just about six blocks away from Farragut House.
Why Kenton, Portland, OR, USA:
A few years ago, Barbara's oldest child (me) moved to Portland. I was living in the San Francisco Bay Area which I loved. But after only one visit to Portland, Oregon I knew that this was the place for me. It has all of the excitement and charm of the big city, but Portland is much cleaner, safer, and more affordable. Deciding to move to Portland was the easiest big decision I've ever made. Flash forward a couple years, and I am now married and have a cute little son (Barbara's first grandchild.) That led to several visits to Portland from Barbara and the family, and their eventual decision to buy a house here. Barbara and Jay looked at many homes, and toured many neighborhoods, before settling on Farragut House. It is brand new, so repairs and maintenance will be minimal. There won't be any lead paint or black mold which may still be present in even the nicest of remodels. And its location on a quiet street in Kenton makes it peaceful and comfortable to return to after a day of visiting friends and family or exploring Portland. This has been a really great home-away-from-home for my family while staying in Portland. We hope you'll feel the same way!
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Farragut House has many benefits. Its proximity to the 5 freeway, the ease with which one can travel to and from both the airport and downtown, the quietness of the neighborhood, and the design and layout of the house itself all add up to Farragut House being an ideal home base from which to experience Portland.
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Some entertainment options
The front entry
Bunk beds room
Day bed room
A little bit of snow
Bunk beds room
Basement suite bath
View from the back yard
The new yellow door
This listing was first published here in 2014.
Date last modified - Tuesday, December 06, 2016
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