A beautiful house located in the heart of Seattle’s charming Ballard neighborhood with a dazzling sea view! This four-bedroom house is perfect for a large group of friends, family and children alike. There is a large entryway with lots of storage that heads into the bright living room with a fireplace to gather around and play board games or read a good book. The chef-inspired kitchen is a dream for people that love to cook! Head down to the year-round Ballard Farmers Market to gather fresh ingredients and take advantage of the fully equipped kitchen with an island stove, double ovens, a variety of specialty cooking equipment, and a WiFi stereo system to use for your convenience. With a roomy dining area, there is space for everyone at the table. Enjoy a movie in the large entertainment room featuring a generous movie collection and a high-quality stereo system or head across to the game room to start a friendly game of foosball!
The second floor is home to three bedrooms, a second full bathroom, and a beautiful master suite. The master bedroom has a queen bed, a private balcony with a pleasing view of the water and a full bathroom with a large walk-in shower, heated towel rack, and dual vanity! Two of the bedrooms offer one queen bed and a single twin while the fourth has one queen to comfortably sleep up to 12 people (with a sleeper sofa in the entertainment room). The third colorful full bathroom upstairs offers a shower/tub combo and another dual vanity! Relax on the large front porch to enjoy the quiet neighborhood and a cup of coffee and pastries from Walter’s Coffee or Piccolini’s Italian café and Restaurant. In the evening, step outside in the private backyard to grill up some BBQ and swing in the hammock.
The location of this luxurious house is great to explore and walk around the quaint Ballard neighborhood. It also has easy access to a quick bus ride or rideshare (Lyft or Uber) to downtown Seattle. A half-mile away is the famous and historic 100-year-old Hiram M. Chittenden Ballard Locks, the grounds also feature a fish ladder and the Carl S. English Jr. Botanical Gardens. After your time at the Locks, be sure to stop by Red Mill Totem House for Seattle’s Best Hamburger, voted by Seattleites themselves. There are also many city parks within walking and biking distance like the Sunset Hill Park, Golden Gardens, Webster Park, and Ballard Community Center and Playground.
One mile away on Market St and Ballard Ave is the shopping district with unique boutiques, consignment and antique stores, local breweries, delicious restaurants, the Majestic Bay Movie Theater, and intriguing artwork. You can find restaurants like La Isla for some great Cuban style food and Pork Chop and Co. for a Pacific Northwest style handmade brunch or go straight for dessert at Washington’s favorite cupcake shop – Cupcake Royale. For breathtaking views of the water head to Ray’s Boathouse for classic gourmet seafood or The Walrus and Carpenter for their locally sourced oysters. A damage waiver, covering up to $2,000 of accidental damage to the property or its contents, is included in the cost of your reservation.