The Salmon House is a beautifully maintained craftsman style home with 4 bedrooms and 3 full baths. Enjoy a private back deck and patio with gas fire pit. a short stroll to the many delights of Ballard - with restaurants, shops, and bars.
The Salmon House is a 1925 Craftsman style home that has been lovingly and thoroughly updated and maintained. We have four bedrooms and three full bathrooms, that can comfortably sleep up to 6-8 people.
The house features a large kitchen with state of the art appliances, spacious island with sitting space, separate sitting area, and spacious dining table for six. The pantry is fully stocked with the essentials and then some! We designed the kitchen to be the center of the home. This is the perfect place to create a grand meal, and opens directly to the back deck where you will find a large bbq, smoker, and prep area. In addition there is a patio with a custom gas fire pit and access to the organic garden. Enjoy a pre-dinner cocktail around the fire, pick fresh herbs and vegetables from the garden, and cook up a storm!
The living room has a wood burning fireplace and stand up piano. In addition we have a custom built "wall of books" for your reading pleasure. The comfortable leather furniture invites you to cozy up and read a good book.
The main floor also features a comfortable family room with an entertainment system - the perfect area for relaxing and watching movies. In addition there is a large assortment of games and puzzles, so there is certainly plenty to keep you engaged.
Four bedrooms provide beds for 6-8 people. The main floor master bedroom has a King Sized memory foam mattress and in located next to a full bathroom with shower and deep soaking tub.
The upper level features two large bedroom one of which has a twin sized bed, the other has a twin bed and pull out twin trundle bed. Also included on the upper level is a fully stocked art space for kids and full bathroom.
The lower level find the fourth bedroom, this one with a queen size bed. There is also a full bathroom on the lower level. Also on the lower level is a full size energy efficient washer and dryer set.
The back yard is a private oasis. Designed to be an extension of the kitchen the deck includes a gas BBQ, electric smoker, and meal prep area as well as a dining table for up to six people. The deck cascades to a stone patio with seating around a custom made gas fire pit. The patio also provides access to the organic garden where you are welcome to pick any vegetables and ample herbs to help prepare your meals. The back yard also includes a large trampoline and grassy space for kicking or throwing the ball.
This home is located less than one mile from downtown Ballard. Stroll 15 minutes to the Sunday Market, movie theater, restaurants, parks, shopping, groceries, the beach and most other amenities you may want or need.
Coded keybox provides entry keys to front and back doors. There is off street parking in the driveway for up to three vehicles.
Interaction with guests
We have lived in Ballard for over 12 years and can provide recommendations and directions to all amenities. We have information on a variety of restaurants and location attractions.
Our home is shoe free and there is no smoking nor pets allowed. We are located in a quiet and very friendly neighborhood, so ask that you please respect reasonable quiet hours from 10pm to 7am.
We ask you to please keep the house tidy during your stay and clean up after yourselves prior to check out.
Our home comes complete with basic necessities, including pantry and cleaning supplies. We simply ask you to replace what you use, and take all perishable items with you upon leaving.
Cancel up to 5 days before your trip and get a full refund. Cancel within 5 days of your trip and the first night is non-refundable, but 50% of the cost for the remaining nights will be refunded.
We are an active family with a 12 year old girl and 8 year old boy. Shannon and I (Pieter) have lived in Seattle for more than 20 years, and are passionate about our community and exploring the Pacific Northwest. We love to cook and garden, camp and hike, explore the outdoors, and travel. Depending on how you want to enjoy your time, we can recommend great hikes or snow shoeing opportunities, as well as places to fish and enjoy the nature of the Pacific Northwest. In addition we have several recommendations on most local restaurants, where to find the best coffee, freshest pastry, or most savory cocktail. We know our neighborhood and community inside and out.