4 bedrooms (all queen size) - 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms on main floor; 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom downstairs. Mainfloor includes kitchen with viking range; dining room that seats 10; living room with gas fireplace; sitting area - all with water views. Downstairs is the family area with large TV; smaller TVs in downstairs bedroom and master bedroom on main floor.
Love to entertain friends who gather around the Italian dining room table to good food, wine and conversation. An avid reader - you will discover books ranging from politics, history, biographies and mysteries. I enjoy exploring local communities; and visiting NYC, Paris and Italy. I have been studying Italian for years! Walked the Camino d' Santiago and plan to walk a feeder route from Provence to Pamplona in 2013.
The view! sold me immediately on purchasing this property. Think Sausalito's view of SF...
Everyday something unique happens on the waters of Puget Sound - the myriad boating activities of the Coast Guard, Military, Commercial, State and private...The float out front with dozens of seals fighting for space; the afternoon flight of the Eagles swooping over the lawn.
The panoramic cityscape of Seattle, can be easily accessible by the one hour ferry from Bremerton which puts you at the Seattle downtown waterfront near the new gondola ferris wheel, aquarium and Pike's Market. Another option is the Southworth-Fauntleroy ferry to West Seattle with a drive along the Alkai Beach into Seattle.
The Olympic Peninsula is a treasure chest of waterfront communities - Gig Harbor, Poulsbo, Bainbridge Is. Port Townsend, Port Gamble, Kingston. From Port Townsend you can take ferries to Whidbey Island and San Juan Island, and whale watching excursions. Hurricane Ridge with its magnificent view and hiking trails; the drive around the Olympic Pennisula - Quinault, Lake Crescent, Ozette with its boardwalk trail to the beach; Kalaloch, Hoh rain forest...
Golf courses are within minutes: Gold Mountain; Trophy Lake; McCormack Woods.
Mt Rainier 90 minutes away offers scenic panoramic views, hiking and a magnificent lodge.
Snoqualmie Casino; Blodel Reserve; artisan wineries on Bainbridge and Whidbey islands and in Sequim and Port Angeles; Sequim Lavender Festival; La Connor Tulip Festival.
The LeMay Car Museum recently opened in Tacoma (30 minutes) features 300 classic, collectible and one-of-a-kind cars, trucks and motorcycles.
Bring your passport and visit Victoria and/or Vancouver, B.C. You can take the early ferry from Port Angeles directly into downtown Victoria and return the same day. It is about a 2-3 hr drive from Seattle to Vancouver, B.C.
Just relaxing on the deck enjoying the view is a favorite pastime for guests. I hope you visit to enjoy the maritime culture of Puget Sound.
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