Whether traveling over the North Cascade Pass, venturing out to the San Juan Islands, visiting local gems such as Edison, LaConner, Fairhaven, Mt. Baker, Whidbey Island, Anacortes or feasting your eyes on the tulip fields...enjoy them all from this private, charming, "Sweet Treasure"!
Completely private 1600 sq feet of Antiques, sculptures and art decorate this home inside and out. Beautiful kitchen with granite countertops, gas stove, dishwasher , refrigerator, freezer. Kitchen stocked with all amenities. Large British West Indies bedroom with comfortable King bed, AC, TV. , sitting area with fireplace that opens onto deck with hot tub. A French flavored granite bathroom with bathtub/shower. European decorated living room with years of collecting. Wonderful round brick gas fireplace is shared with living room, kitchen and dining room. Comcast T.V./DVD player, high speed internet, cozy warm environment with view of private gardens. Step down into another sunken living room with gas fireplace T.V., high speed internet, antique piano, leads glass French doors that lead to queen bedroom with private full granite bathroom with raised bathtub/shower.
Have your breakfast on the deck or enjoy a glass of wine by the outdoor gas fire-pit in the evening. This backyard doesn't come more private! With birds and squirrels this sunny outdoor deck is complete with hot tub, relaxing chairs by the gas fire-pit, large umbrellas, French black iron dining table and chairs. Outdoor TV and also Wood fire pit. We have now added beautiful sculptures from the Burl Ives estate to our landscaped back yard with chicken garden. Complete laundry room. This home is quite an unexpected gem!
This European flavored home can sleep up to 8 people. It can be made into two separate suites by closing the French doors between the dining room and the sunken living room for larger families who want to share the home but still have their own privacy. This also has its own private entrance to come and go as you please making this a truly unique home.
---Outdoor living room with T.V. Umbrellas, dining table and chairs.
---Gas fire pit
---Outdoor wood fire pit with lounge chairs (you provide wood)
---FREE Easy Parking on the premise.
---FREE Wi-Fi High speed internet
---Luxury 100% cotton Hyper-Allergenic sheets and bedding.
---High quality 100% cotton towels.
---4 white Robes
---2 irons and ironing boards
---2 Hairdryer/curling irons
---4 Televisions with DVD and Direct TV/DVD player in family and living room.
---2 indoor Gas fireplaces.
---Electric fireplace in King Bedroom
---Kitchen stocked with essentials.
---Keurig coffee maker/regular coffee.
---Washer/Dryer and laundry soap
And everything else I could think of:-)!
Please drive up driveway to park . The entire driveway is yours. As you exit car go to right and through the gate. The entrance will be open with the key inside. Please help yourself to everything and enjoy.
Interaction with guests
Our home is come and go as you please but we are always available to call or help in any way if needed. We have instructions on everything, phone numbers and wifi passwords as well. We are happy to meet everyone and are available to text or call anytime. Our goal and aim has been for our guests to have a wonderful experience and enjoy our hidden gem!
Other things to note
We do have a few chickens in our english country garden. No roosters! :) We also have two cats. The grey one is named Silver and the black one is named Diamond. They are wonderful and very quiet. Your pets are welcome.
- Pets are welcome!
- Non smoking
Randy and I have lived in Skagit Valley all our lives. I have been in the hospitality business employed at Chuckanut Manor for 35 years as well as an Event Designer for the last 12 years. I enjoy hiking, culinary experiences, antiquing and traveling. Randy has been employed at a local aerospace company called Janicki Industries for 20 years. He is an NC Programmer/Designer. He spends his spare time at the Avalon Golf Course. We have 3 children. Our daughter works for Hargas Engineering in Seattle, our oldest son works for Janicki Industries and our youngest son works at Space X in California. We are also blessed with 6 grandchildren. We have been fortunate to get to travel to Costa Rica, Italy and Switzerland with our family and their children. It is wonderful to have grown married children and they still want you around!!