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Charming Architect's bungalow with style

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1 Bedroom , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 2
Des Moines, Iowa
Built in 1922, this home had large woodwork and hardwood floors. I have a pleasant single room available on the first floor adjacent to a bathroom. The owner's suite is upstairs so there is lots of privacy. The living room includes a huge television and comfortable furniture. I have one cat who is quite friendly but stays mostly upstairs. Off street parking. It is close to downtown, bus stops and freeway. I'm in the heart of The Ingersoll District which has many restaurants, stores and coffee shops within walking distance.
The owner's bedroom is on the second floor. The guest has access to the entire first floor, including kitchen, deck and front porch (with porch swing).
My interaction with guests varies, but since my architectural office is at home, I am almost always available. I enjoy interacting with guests because I have...
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Listing #FKN6575448
About the Owner
Marcia L
Languages spoken:German, English, Spanish
Response Rate:75%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2015
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Reviewed 2 February 2016

This is the perfect place for a romantic getaway close to everything and a great at home feeling, this was definitely the most impressive and unique home I ever stayed, is also very close or walking distance to a lot popular bars and restaurants in...More

3  Thank Omar M
  • Air Conditioning
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Full Baths (3)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Private Garden
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    3 Full baths
    1 Full
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About the neighbourhood
The Ingersoll District is close to downtown and is the charming area before the suburbs. It is now a highly desirable area since it is oriented to walking and bicycling. There are many varied restaurants and coffee shops along the main street, as well as commerce such as banks, grocery and drug stores.
Our nationally known Art Center is within walking disitance, right next to Greenwood park and public swimming pool. The Governor's Mansion is in this neighborhood and is open for tours on certain days. Des Moines University, a well known and well established Osteopathic college.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Des Moines International air port: 8.0 km
Bus stop is right at the corner.
Activities nearby
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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