Home for Rent

Madison Wisconsin 53705 United States of America

Listing # 120527

Rates From USD 1950 Monthly
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Last Updated: Friday, August 17, 2018

Hilldale Haven: 4 bedroom Cape Cod home

Clean and comfortable mid-century style house conveniently located on the West Side in a family-friendly neighborhood. Within reasonable walking distance are Van Hise Elementary/Hamilton Middle schools, bus lines (8, 11, 14), US Post Office, restaurants (dozens), Hilldale Shopping Mall (AMC/Sundance Theaters, B-Cycles, Target). IN the area are Walgreens, Pick and Save Food Center, Coffee shops (3+), Hoyt Park, Whole Foods, Sequoya library, Anytime Fitness center, Glenway golf course, Odana Hills golf course, CUNA Mutual Group, Veterans Hospital, UW Hospitals, Monroe Street shopping, Arboretum, Camp Randall Stadium, University of Wisconsin Memorial Union, Kohl Center, Chazen Art Museum, Henry Vilas Zoo, Downtown, Capitol, West Towne mall, and Epic Systems.

Spacious owner-managed home has hardwood floors and forced air heat and central air conditioning. (additional air conditioning unit for upstairs bedroom are available for the summer months). Accommodates up to 6 guests, 4 bedrooms (2 queens, 2 twins), and 2 full baths; families are welcome. Guests have exclusive access to ~90% of the house (owner’s locked area is in basement). Wireless internet, TV (broadcast, DVD and Roku streaming), and stereo (BYO streaming accounts) are included.

The kitchen has a gas stove/oven, microwave, toaster oven, Mr. Coffee, French press, tea kettle, filtered water, fire extinguisher (no dishwasher), and dinnerware. The adjacent sun room has a breakfast/dining table with seating for 6-8. Bed and bath essentials are supplied: sheets, pillows, blankets, comforters, towels, hair dryer, and first aid kit. One bedroom has a desk and could be used for an office.

Parking in driveway and street. In the basement are the washer and dryer, iron and ironing board, plus a large work table. The garage can store bicycles (but not a car). Unique Little Library in front yard.

Owner access with 24 hours advance notice. Owner in contact by text, phone and email.

Guests are responsible for cleaning, laundry, trash-to-curb, and snow shoveling. Cleaning is not included.

Rental application, references, deposit, and lease required.


Number of Bedrooms
Number of Bathrooms
Number of Offices
Surface Size
1400 Sq. Feet
Suited for
6 people
Property Type


Available from Wednesday, January 1, 2020 onward
Minimum Stay
1 month(s)
Flexible With Dates
Comments on Dates
Rental time can be determined in the lease. There is no set time limit.
*Approximate location of the property is within the blue radius. Red markers indicate surrounding points of interest including schools, universities, libraries and museums.

City Madison
Postal Code - State or Province 53705 WI
Country United States of America
Neighborhood Keywords Hilldale, West Side
Closest University University of Wisconsin Madison
University nearby Edgewood College, MATC

Rental Price:

USD 1950 Monthly
Rental Fee Comments
Utilities billed at cost; $250/month average over a year.
Rent Negotiable
Utilities Included
Cleaning Services Included


  • Near Shops
  • Near Restaurants
  • Sub Urban Environment
  • Near Public Transports

Additional Information:

  • Furnished
  • Available for Long Term
  • Off Campus


  • Modern Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Air-Conditioning
  • High Speed Internet
  • Wireless Network
  • Stairs
  • Reserved Parking
  • TV
  • Other:


Kid Friendly
Small Children Safe
Smoke Free
Pets Welcome
Car Available

Perform Housesitting Duties?:

  • Care for Plants
Housesitting Comments
Water the rubber tree weekly. Shovel walks and driveway in winter.

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I am a semi-retired cartographer, and have lived in Madison for 25+ years. I've traveled around the US and abroad, often staying in Airbnb's, and so I'm familiar with what people need while staying in a new place. I enjoy meeting with people with varied backgrounds and experiences.

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