NEW- “RENDEZVOUS LA MER”
Located in mid-town Galveston, a block from Seawall Blvd. where you can enjoy fine dining and the nightlife of the town, and within 3 minutes walking distance to Pleasure Pier, Menard Park, The Recreation Center, Skate Park and the swimmable Galveston Beach.
This beautiful, early 1900’s home has been in the family since 1951 and is believed to have survived the 1900 storm as well as those of recent. The homes strength is a result of its balloon frame structure and interior shiplap walls which were common in homes built in the late 1800’s through the 1930’s. This original shiplap is featured in the dining room and in the stairway walls as well as the ceiling from the front door to the kitchen, where a green “pickling” finish has been added.
This stylishly decorated 1900’s contemporary themed home underwent a complete renovation in the spring of 2017, including refinishing of the original wood floors which had been hidden under 6 layers of flooring. The residence has been custom furnished and includes high-end finishes throughout. The home offers 3 bedrooms and 2.5 baths and will accommodate up to 10 guests.
The homes 3 bedrooms have been outfitted with new Beauty Rest pillow top mattresses and custom bedding to compliment the contemporary theme throughout. Each room provides blackout blinds for your sleeping comfort. Plenty of storage has been provided in each of the rooms with dressers, side tables, and closet space. The master suite offers a king bed and en-suite bathroom complete with a walk-in shower and double vanity. There is a private deck off the master suite with a sitting area offering glimpses of the Gulf of Mexico and Pleasure Pier. The 2 remaining guest bedrooms feature a queen size bed and full-size bunk beds with an additional trundle. These rooms share a bathroom complete with a bathtub and shower.
The cooking inspired kitchen is outfitted with stainless steel Samsung appliances, a plethora of small appliances, and cabinetry packed with essentials. A granite breakfast bar provides seating for mingling while a beautiful dining area off the kitchen provides seating for 10.
The home features a brand new, state of the art AV system including smart TV’s throughout, sound bars with blue tooth capabilities and a Sony Play Station. A covered porch offers a sitting area outfitted with wicker chairs to sit and enjoy each others company. On the back patio, you will enjoy a private dining area for 8, complete with a gas grill.