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Private Lower Level of Single Family Home - Walk to Hospital / UW campus

Madison, Wisconsin, United States
Rates from USD $1500 | Monthly

House | Private Space
Available Dates:
From October 2, 2024


Short term Availability 1/12/23 -05/30/23-in our single family home is our tiled newly renovated lower level studio space/ bedroom with full bathroom and modest kitchenette - queen bed, loveseat, plus spacious closet space with two dressers. Kitchenette has full size fridge /electric stove/ all small appliances etc.. plus washer and dryer . Best suited for a quiet low impact individual who is self efficient and easy going.- so student or professional working outside the home during the day. Please email for more info. 110 year old Arts and Crafts home in the Regent neighborhood is in an established residence in a historic safe neighborhood with great neighbors. It has the original hardwood maples floor throughout and all the original dark oak trim and built ins. We have made many updates over our 32 years as the second owners of this classic Arts and Crafts home. We recently we aded central air, a custom built 15x 8 sauna room with with an 6x8 dry sauna, and a newly renovated basement apartment. MASTER BEDROOM - is the entire second floor of the house about 1000 square foot has a 12x12 bathroom with open walk-in closet and laundry and a 8x12 south facing deck. There is a comfortable medium to firm new king bed with and an adjustable frame/ remotes plus quality linens, down comforter and pillows. Two oversized chairs with ottomans, a roll out flatscreen tv with Spectrum cable/ wifi, a standing desk with printer. Sun and breeze come into the room from all directions with two skylights and ten large tall casement windows with ivory velvet slat curtains which are easy to open and close. There are patio doors to a sundeck full of plants in the summer- feels like a tree house on a perfect day. In the winter months low sunlight pours through the skylights and filters through to warm the space. The attached master bathroom has a large oval tub w/jets, walk in tiled shower, double vessel sinks on back granite, 6 foot mirror, second full size stackable laundry. . The main living areas includes the living room with fireplace, with love seat and sofa classic built in leaded glass bookcases. The dining room has a large expandable mission oak table and classic stocked china hutch. The kitchen has been completely restored with floor to ceiling cabinets custom built to match all the original built ins. There are soap stone countertops and a large soapstone farm sink, sub zero fridge, Bosch dishwasher, a Dacor gas stove with downdraft extractor vent. The eat in kitchen nook sits under a six foot H-Window opening to the south facing backyard and garden. The house has spices and other basic staples. Additionally, there are two first floor bedrooms one x large first floor bedroom with king bed and south and west exposure and one smaller bedroom with full bed and west and north exposure - first floor bathroom has glass shower and pedestal sink . The north facing front porch offers an old fashion sweet screen porch (15x8)with wicker furniture for reading and resting. A long brick walkway on the east side of the house leads to a backdoor kitchen entrance, a spacious brick patio, two decks, lots of comfortable furniture, grill, deck, etc. . Lower level - White farmhouse style decor, tiled floors and area rugs. Bedroom area (15x30) has a queen bed with linens, desk, loveseat sofa area and a large flat screen TV with cable. Spacious bathroom (8x8 ) has tiled floor and shower plus a double sink marble top vanity. A modest streamlined equipped kitchen/laundry room (12x20) has a small electric stove, microwave, many small appliances and a full size fridge and washer and dryer - ceiling is open with exposed ductwork in this section. One small storage area is available. Garage is available to store bikes. Residential street parking permit. Sauna room off garage is adjacent to space and can be used by tenant. Furnace and other utilities are located behind a closet so access is occasionally needed to service.

Private Space Offered




900 ft2

Suited For

Property Type

Comments: January 12- May 30


From October 2, 2024

Minimum Stay

3 Months | Dates are flexible for this listing


Private Space in a House in Madison, Wisconsin, United States

Closest University

4 blocks

Nearby Universities
University of Wisconsin- Madison, MATC, Edgewood College


Explore the Area


  • Walk to Campus
  • Urban
  • Historic Home
  • Architectural Gem
  • Near Ocean or Lake
  • Near Woods
  • Near Park
  • Near Restaurants
  • Near Neighborhood School
  • Near Shops
  • Near Public Transportation

Rental Rates and Terms

Rates from USD $1500 Monthly | Negotiable

Utilities are included

A cleaning service is not included

Comments: This is for the lower level ( finished basement space) of the house using the back door entrance.


The home is suitable for young kids

Pets are allowed

Smoking is not allowed

A car is not available





High Speed Internet





Balcony or Patio


Dedicated Parking




Temperature Control

Air Conditioning










Comments: There is a sauna room on this lower level that is separate from the rented space . I use the sauna daily and can accessed through the garage entrance.


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