About this listing
Welcome to our original 1923 apt. Enjoy downtown views from your queen bed AND the shared patio. Long ago doors were removed from the bedroom to the living area to maximize space. Enjoy a full kitchen and spacious vintage bath. Prime location!
Walk to Sunset Boulevard and "the triangle," the hot spot of Silver Lake, from our unique vintage duplex. You will enjoy the view of downtown Los Angeles from your queen size bed and also from the large patio right outside.
This apartment boasts the charm of the 1920's from it's original crown moldings, hardwood floors, china cabinet, built in dresser, bookcase. Furnished with a retro dining table, 1930's family heirloom love seat, custom reclaimed wood bed frame with newer high quality mattress, HBO, new HD flat screen TV, high speed wireless internet, ipod dock, ceiling fan and alarm clock. you will experience the unique mix specific to the designers taste. The apartment is equipped with plush towels, succulent bedding and a small library of books that relate to the history of the neighborhood. The full kitchen is fresh and clean and has a new fridge, gas oven and is stocked with dinner ware and utensils. The remodeled bath has an over sized tile shower and vintage style sink true to the period. The apartment opens onto a shared patio and vintage patio furniture, lush fruit trees and landscape lighting. We offer free laundry right outside of your apartment and the washer and dryer are new as well. Our residential street is tree lined and filled with homes rather than apartment complexes making parking safe and easy with no permits required. This is a very walkable safe part of Silver lake. We enjoy a twice weekly Farmer's Market, Sunset Junction and a bevy of notable cafes and coffee shops. Get to know the famous sets of stairs known as the "Music Box Steps" from Laurel and Hardy's early films and the Micheltorena stairs at the top of our street. These will take you right to Sunset Blvd. For monthly stays we require maid service every other week. This is a family environment not a place to party. Your discounts are already included in the price. We love pets but our apartment is pet free. The zebra painted rug is cowhide.
No check in before 4pm unless arranged before arrival. Unless you have been given directions into the apartment, please meet me at the front door at 4pm. The 600 square foot patio with vintage table, chairs, fire pit, fruit trees and a smashing view of downtown Los Angeles. Free laundry right outside of your door.
Interaction with Guests
Depending on the guest and what is going on in our schedule you may see us maintaining the property, picking fruit or gardening or not at all. We realize some guests enjoy getting to know their host and some are busy working. Please let us know which is your preference.
Dynamic mix of musicians, artists and free thinkers. Plenty of street parking. Quiet residential neighborhood in the hills.
Buses run on Sunset and Silver lake Blvd. It is a ten minute walk to Sunset Boulevard and there is a big hill or stairs to get you (website hidden) will deliver groceries.
Other Things to Note
Our neighbors are very cool but please follow directions carefully into our apartment so that they are not disturbed. We stock coffee, tea, filtered water, dish soap, trash bags, bar soap and some condiments. There will be some paper products to get you started. Guests are expected to supply any other items they desire or need after the initial check in.
There are three residences on our property each with its own designated outdoor area. Please be considerate to others while enjoying the outdoors. No late night parties, unauthorized sleepovers or smoking inside. There is a washing machine and dryer for the two patio apartments to share. Please consider the environment when using the air conditioner/heater and turn off when leaving the apartment.