Home for Rent


Santa Cruz California 95060 United States of America

Listing # 107658


Rates From USD 2700 Monthly
Independent Scholar
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Last Updated: Sunday, April 11, 2021

Steps from UC Santa Cruz—a Home away from Home (2 bed/1 bath)

Our home is available to rent while we’re out of the country, which gives you many benefits over a typical rental: It’s in excellent condition, it has everything you could possibly need (fully functioning kitchen and office, for example) and it has a pretty patio/garden area.

General

2 bedroom/1 bathroom home, ~900 square feet (~85 sq. meters) only ½ mile (0.80 km) to UCSC main entrance. Suitable for couple or single professional.

Beautifully furnished, comfortable home in the friendly Roundtree community—a park-like setting with lots of redwoods and other trees, walking paths and views of Monterey Bay. Large community pool (free) is open spring through fall.

Bedroom 1: Queen bed; large closet; dresser; bedside table with reading lamp; large window to the garden/patio; bathroom en suite.

Bedroom 2/office. Desk; bookshelf; closet; large window to private garden area. Good quality queen airbed/linens available if you have guests. You also have use of our office equipment/supplies, including a B/W LaserJet printer.

Bathroom: Shower over bathtub, sink, toilet; wooden storage cabinet; towel warmer.

Kitchen: Oven/stove; refrigerator with French doors and bottom freezer; dishwasher, microwave, large toaster oven, washer/dryer. Well-equipped with pots/pans, dishes, utensils … everything you need. Large pantry.

Dining area: Large mango wood table with six matching chairs. With additional folding chairs (available), seats 8 comfortably.

Living room: Comfortable sofa and two armchairs; coffee table. 46-inch (117-cm) flat-screen television (diagonal measure). Sliding glass door out to patio/garden.

Outside space: Beautiful private garden/patio with flagstones, lots of succulents in flowerpots.


Other:
Reliable, fast, unlimited cable internet/Wi-Fi.
One off-street parking space available on first-come, first-served basis. (We never have a problem finding a space.) Street parking also available; ask for details.
Near UCSC (a short walk to the main campus entrance, where you can get campus shuttle). Also situated along UCSC/downtown bus lines, providing easy public transportation down into Santa Cruz (approx. 2 miles/3.2 km to downtown Santa Cruz). Five-minute drive to cliffs and beaches.
Central heating. No air conditioning (but in Santa Cruz it’s not needed). Ceiling fan in dining/living area.
No landline telephone: You’ll need to have your own mobile phone.
No cable TV, but you’ll have access to our Netflix and Amazon Prime video subscriptions.

Basics:
Bedrooms: 2 (second currently set up as office)
Bathrooms: 1
Suited for: 1-2 people
Property type: townhouse in Roundtree Homeowners’ Association



Basics:

Number of Bedrooms
2
Number of Bathrooms
1
Number of Offices
0
Surface Size
900 Sq. Feet
Suited for
2 people
Property Type
Apartment or Condo

Availability:

Available from Wednesday, September 1, 2021 until Sunday, December 12, 2021
Minimum Stay
3 month(s)
Flexible With Dates
Yes
Comments on Dates
Current availability coincides with UCSC’s Fall 2021 quarter [Sept.-Dec].
*Approximate location of the property is within the blue radius. Red markers indicate surrounding points of interest including schools, universities, libraries and museums.

City Santa Cruz
Postal Code - State or Province 95060 CA
Country United States of America
Neighborhood Keywords Upper Westside
Closest University UC Santa Cruz (0.50 mile)
University nearby Cabrillo Community College (9 miles); West Valley College (36 miles); Stanford University (50 miles); UC Berkeley (77 miles)




Rental Price:

Asked
USD 2700 Monthly
Rental Fee Comments
Deposit required
Rent Negotiable
No
Utilities Included
Yes
Cleaning Services Included
No

Surroundings:

  • Walk To Campus
  • Near Ocean/Lake
  • Sub Urban Environment
  • Near Public Transports

Additional Information:

  • Furnished
  • Available for Academic Term
  • Off Campus
  • Available for Short Term

Amenities:

  • Modern Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • High Speed Internet
  • Wireless Network
  • Printer
  • Pool
  • TV
  • Balcony or Patio
  • Garden
  • Other: Central heating; ceiling fan

Considerations:

Kid Friendly
Yes
Small Children Safe
Yes
Smoke Free
Yes
Pets Welcome
Negotiable
Car Available
Negotiable

Perform Housesitting Duties?:

No

About Member

Name (Alias)
Status
Independent Scholar Independent Scholar (working outside traditional academia) & Retired Academics
(0) Paid Made-a-Match Fee(s)
Member Since Jun 27 2016
This member has 1 review
About Me
Writer/novelist, communications consultant, traveler, amateur wildlife photographer, safari addict, greyhound rescue volunteer. Dual-citizen (American/British), I've lived and traveled throughout Europe and Africa. I've signed up here because I'll be continuing my travels, and because I live very close to the University of California Santa Cruz, so my home is very convenient for visiting academics.
www.jennycarless.com

https://www.linkedin.com/in/jennycarless

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My husband and I hugely enjoyed staying in Jenny's house while she was away. She has a beautiful and very comfortable home, in a scenic and peaceful neighborhood. Our experience of renting from Jenny was also great. We found that she was easy to communicate with and very accommodating. Excellent Gemma 7/20/2017 3:04:00 PM
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