About this listing
One Month Stay Minimum Required.
the Apt in the house is a complete Level of the 3 level Townhs.
BRAND NEW RENOVATIONS INCLUDE: New White Marble/Ceramic Tile Bathroom, with Cherry Vanity, Living area and hall included: NEW Cherry Wood Floors : )!
( NEW Cherry Hardwood) not yet pictured here! Tenant's Living room ~ fireplace on Rt side ~ new mocha leather loveseat ~ Kitchenette on Lft side
* PRIVATE APARTMENT in HOUSE on LAKE(URL HIDDEN)month minimum stay required -
~ Free Parking, ALL Util, WiFi, TV, Furnished,Towels, Linens ~
(URL HIDDEN) Austrian, Bosendorfer GRAND PIANO ~
~ Walk to Shops ~ Jog around Lake ~ Canoe ~ Tennis Court(URL HIDDEN)Quick, easy local commute to Washington DC ~
* * Your entrance is through the back deck door, lake side, past the grand piano room, through a door, and downstairs to this spaciously comfortable living on one complete level in my 2700 square foot 3 level corner town home. Your space is Classically furnished with Tiffany lamps, leather love seat, decoratively carved wood furnishings and marble accents.
This neighborhood is extremely safe and very pleasant, quiet and set back from any noisey traffic, while uniquely still, So convenient to everything :) Only 1/2 mi walk to shops at Kingstown ( restaurants, movies, etc) You will hear birds, and may see a Majestic Blue Heron on the lake. Sometimes you may see owls, bunnies, turtles and rarely, but occationally a deer, since Huntley meadows Park is right next door to this neighborhood:)
This is truely a little paradise only 1/2 mile from shops and conveniently central to Washington DC, ( 9 mi ) Old Town Alexandria, ( 4 mi) and National harbor. ( 5 mi ) both have Water Taxi to DC :)
Your apartment is located on one complete lower level of this 3 level townhome, with full ceilings, 4 new shatterproof, easy to clean windows to let the sun in :) It has a brand new Kitchenette with full sink, gooseneck faucet, Coffee maker, small refrigerator, pine - marble dish hutch, dishes, wine glasses, crock pot, microwave, rice cooker, european toaster oven ( larger with timed off, temp choices, can fit a 12" pizza, small chicken, etc )
Your hallway from the Living room leads to your bedroom and bathroom with a standing shower, pine - marble linen hutch stocked with Fresh, Clean Towels :)
Your living room is a large room 23' x 13' with a fireplace; wood and slate. The downstairs is carpeted with ivory plush carpet. The furniture is; Oak pub table and 2 decorative carved pub chairs. You also have New Leather Moca, brass studded Love Seat.
There is a bar counter of natural wood and bar stools in the kitchen area. In this living room you also have large flat screen TV you can hook your own computer to it.
Your bedroom is a comfortable size at approximately 14 ' x 13'. It has a full size Victorian brass bed, large pine desk with book hutch for your computer and studies, with reading & tiffany lamps for extra light. You will have an Iron and Ironing board, a tall book shelf for clothes or other belongings and a nice size closet as well.
Included; I provide All utilities, Central AC / heat, high speed wireless internet. There is Free parking directly above the front yard, and a jogging/ walking path around the 3/4 mile lake :)
Lake D'evereux is a very safe and beautifully maintained neighborhood central to everything.
Alot of nature surrounds my home yet it is only 1/2 mile walk to many shops and cafes, movies, entertainment. There is a large deck off the back that is surrounded by a white victorian railing and peacefully overlooks the lake's Cove:) The lake is only about 25' from the deck and has a pretty lighted fountain in the center. It is very peaceful to hear the sound of flowing water. There are several more lighted fountains in the larger parts of the lake around the corner. This is a unique spot for morning coffee or a glass of wine:)
You are welcome to venture into the larger part of the lake for fun with my 16' canoe :) the canoe is in the back and can be pulled out easily, to the lake where you can drop it right in. There is a boat tie area for easy access while you get in. It's fun! If you feel like paddling around with your coffee :) or your romantic significant other :)
Kingstown is only 1/2 mi walk from the house and has a great variety of restaurants; Japanese, Indian, Thai, Italian, Afgan kabob, American; 50's style, Bonefish grill, etc etc. Kingstown also has World Market, Starbucks, Panera, Movies, mini golf, driving range, gym, as wells as many shops, banks, dentist, post office etc.
Lee Recreation Center is also 1/2 mi from the house in the other direction, with indoor Swimming pool, Ice Skating, weight lifting etc
Old Town Alexandria has many shops and entertainment, cafes, bars etc. is about 4 miles from the house.
National harbor has a lot of entertainment and shops as well :) is about 5 miles and has a water taxi to Old Town and Washington DC. Washington DC is only about 10 miles away .
There is Free parking but if you don't have a car there is a bus stop 3 blocks away in the neighborhood. It goes about anywhere via 3 metros all within just 2 - 4 miles from my home.
Metros are : Springfield VA Metro, Huntington Metro and Old Town Alexandria Metro.
I do have a purbred kitten ( pictured ) I keep her in my part of the house, not in the Tenant's Apartment. I am very clean and the house always smells fresh :)
I am a musician and have a Bosendorfer 7' 4" grand piano in the large kitchen you pass through to get to your apartment. The Kitchen closes off from the rest of my home, so you will come and go as you please from this 2nd back entrance. You are also welcome to play the piano if you are a musician or an aspiring musician :)
Please don't hesitate to ask me if you have any questions! You can always text me for a quick response. I don't usually see the tenant because my home is about 2700 square feet and I live in the other levels. But I am friendly and happy to help if you need anything :)
PRICED for ONE PERSON
SECOND PERSON : $15. per night must be booked through airbnb,
with the complete stay even if the 2nd person doesn't stay the for the entire booking.
- One Month Stay minimum is Required for this Location -
* NOTE ~ the Virtual "Street View" is approx. my Actual view is better :) because my house backs to the lake and the front yard is the largest in the neighborhood:) from the front yard, you will see the single family Colonial houses, after your Free parking area :)
Guests can use the private Tennis courts at the end of the street in the neighborhood. Guests can enjoy free parking directly above the large front yard.
Interaction with Guests
I give my guest complete privacy and I enjoy my own privacy. You enter and exit through the back deck door from the main level. Your space is downstairs off the piano room, lake side. The doors to this room close off from my two floors of the house so I rarely see my tenant as you come and go freely and this gives us both our privacy. Enjoy your stay! If you have questions, you're welcome to text me.
There is a city bus stop at the beginning of this neighborhood, at Telegraph Rd and D'evereux Circle Drive. It will take you about any surrounding area via 3 metros: Springfield Metro, Old Town Alexandria Metro, and Huntington Metro. All are within approx. a 3 mile radius. Taxi is also an option to transport to the metro. You can check with your desired metro for rules about Free or paid parking hours to drive you car there .
Other Things to Note
The second person must be booked through airbnb with the reservation ahead of time. No overnight guests will be allowed otherwise.
This is a Non Smoking Household., to keep it safe and smelling fresh :) If you are a smoker, you can use the deck with an Ashtray !! :) I own a private 16 ' canoe that the tenant is welcome to use :) There will be clean towels and linens for your use, and a large washer - dryer.
I encourage that you please Do Not leave wet towels on the furniture at all ! :) You may use the heat in summer to dry them on the "Outdoor Chairs" on the back deck, but PLEASE do NOT hang towels on the outdoor railings:) as the community does not allow this:( You will have access to a large washer / dryer, that is located off the living room. When using the clothes dryer, please remove LINT from lint tray After EACH Dryer Cycle :)
Please make sure to shut OFF all electric
Items before leaving the house, ( curling iron etc )
~ Tenant's Bedroom ~ Closet to right ~ Lg Pine Desk ~ Shatter proof windows, easy to open :)
I am a professional in the field of music; singer, songwriter, pianist, guitarist with two Original CDs out. I also teach private piano, theory, notation & voice and sell Antique Art Case Grand Pianos.
I enjoy healthy living & organic foods:) When I get the chance, I love to travel, especially to Europe. I have been renting my place for the past 3 years to professionals for temporary monthly stays. I look forward to meeting many more interesting people through Airbnb. I respect others complete privacy but am friendly and helpful if you need anything.