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View of the back of the house from the yard. Hydrangeas in full bloom in the back yard. There is an outdoor seating area for 2 with a small grill.
Architecture & design in a Midcentury Rummer
Architecture & design in a Midcentury Rummer
5 guests
3 bedrooms
3 beds
2 baths
5 guests
3 bedrooms
3 beds
2 baths
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Total privacy + central heat & a/c - the entire home to yourselves.

Modern & minimal, this iconic architectural oasis is a 1964 Rummer home, but with all the modern conveniences - the perfect retreat from a day of urban exploring, or a great backdrop for special events or offsites.

The home is very private, decorated in a modern eclectic fashion with an overall minimal aesthetic.

Approx 15 mins to Portland, close to the Nike and Intel HQ's, this home is within close proximity to everything.

The space

This home was built by Robert Rummer in 1964 & has been maintained architecturally with an indoor atrium garden / sitting area as well as open beam ceilings. However, the kitchen and bath areas are very modern and clean with stainless fixtures, white granite counters, and tile & glass walk-in showers.

This house is made to entertain - whether it be a cozy evening in, or a dinner at the custom built dining table. The dining and living areas are open, and the kitchen has a five-burner gas range on an island making cooking feel like you're on your own cooking show. Let me know in advance if you are planning an event and how many people you are expecting. No groups over 6 people please - If you would like to reserve the house for something more specific, like an offsite or special dinner/event, please let me know and we can discuss. There may be an extra set up and cleaning fee depending on the event. :)

The great thing about this house is the natural light and peaceful quality. You are in another world here whether you cozy up by the fireplace or sit in the atrium listing to music.

I love this house and hope you do as well!

Guest access

The house has:
-Master Bedroom with queen mattress (with ensuite full bath)
-2nd bedroom with queen mattress
-2nd full bath
-3rd sitting room with convertible daybed that can sleep 1 adult very comfortably (2 adults cozily) or 2 children.
-Living room with woodburning fireplace.
-Breakfast nook that seats up to 4
-Dining area with custom built table that easily seats 8 people comfortably.
-Fully stocked chef's kitchen with stainless steel appliances including dishwasher and coffeemaker, and some smaller appliances including Cuisinart food processor, ice cream maker, and cooking tools.
-NAD bluetooth wireless speaker in living area
-Technics record player with vintage Marantz receiver.
-Laundry room with washer and dryer.
-Indoor atrium with indoor trees and plants.
-Backyard/garden with fruit trees, hydrangeas and roses in summer, and a small charcoal bbq.
-Plentiful parking in driveway and curbside.

All of my dishes, glassware, and serveware have been carefully collected over time ranging from vintage plates to ceramics made by local designers.

There is a tv with basic cable and Apple tv in the master bedroom, however, if you'd prefer the tv in the living room to use it as a screen for offsite presentations, I can move it to the common area.

If you decide to visit over the holidays, the house has a 7' Noble Fir tree with lights & smells so lovely.

The house is conveniently located near the 217, and is 1 mile to Washington Square Mall, 15min to downtown Portland, quick drive to Intel and Nike campuses.

Interaction with guests

If you need assistance with recommendations or help with your trip planning I'm happy to oblige, but this is up to you. I'm happy to not interact if you'd prefer. :)

Other things to note

Pets are ok on a case-by-case basis. Please email me first with a description of your pet.

Amenities
Pets allowed
Family/kid friendly
Free parking on premises
Kitchen
Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed
Bedroom 3
1 sofa bed
House Rules
No smoking
Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 1PM
Self check-in with lockbox

Please respect no smoking indoors.

Please no parties or large gatherings (more than 6 people) without prior approval.
There maybe an extra charge if it's an event you're renting the house for.

If your booking is for an offsite or special event, there will be an additional set up and cleaning fee depending on the type of event.

I love this home and want anyone staying here to respect the integrity of the home and treat it with care as if it were their own.

All furniture, artwork, rugs, etc need to be kept in their original places. If you need to move a rug or chair please return it to its place before checking out. Please be respectful of personal items and artwork, some of which are vintage and fragile.

Please always email me a note first telling me a little bit about yourself and your travels.

If you plan to travel with your pet, please tell me a little about your furry friend, i.e breed, weight, etc before booking.

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Shannon User Profile
November 2017
The house is beautiful and in a very convenient location. You can be in downtown Portland in just a few minutes and there are great grocery stores and a Target nearby. The home is very comfortable and even has a cool juicer! It rained while we were there, and it’s the kind of house where the rain sounds so nice on the roof. The atrium is such a neat home feature, and the floor-to-ceiling windows looking out on the beautiful backyard made the house feel like a special getaway.

Elizabeth (Gail) User Profile
November 2017
The space is awesome - open flow, full of windows, super cool architecturally. The location was convenient and the neighborhood quiet. Tina is a great host.

Dan User Profile
November 2017
Great place loved it good location really awesome home enjoyed it will be back

Justin User Profile
October 2017
Great place to stay with beautiful kitchen and great open plan to host a small gathering (15-20).

Alex User Profile
October 2017
What an elegant house, lovingly designed and cared for! High points for me: the floor to ceiling windows, open floor plan, amazing covered atrium/entry, great big dining table, comfortable bed, private back yard, modern kitchen, immaculate shower, efficient central heating, and of course Tina, the thoughtful and communicative host. Location was great— easy freeway access but totally quiet neighborhood. There is a neighboring park and the neighborhood is clean and quiet, great for walks. I only wish I could have stayed longer.

Louis User Profile
September 2017
This was the coolest house we've ever stayed at. The aesthetic was spot on and elegant, not overdone. Tina was also an amazing host; she gave great recommendations and responded to any questions we had quickly. When we visit Oregon again, Tina's place will defiantly be where we stay.

Susanna User Profile
September 2017
Staying at Tina's home for a week was a unique experience. I never heard of Robert Rummer before, but after staying in this house I read all about him. The house has open plan with floor to selling glass . It feels like you are living in the forest. Beautiful green and wooded yard. The house is very well equipped and located in the very quiet neighborhood, in the same time it has very easy and convenient access to the freeway. I would definitely recommend Tina 's place.

Portland, Oregon, United StatesJoined in January 2012
Tina User Profile
designer based in portland, oregon by way of nyc and sf
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour

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