104 Lake Avenue, Ithaca, NY 14850. One room left in this 10-bedroom cooperative house downtown (across from Gimme Coffee Cayuga).
10-bed/5-bath non-smoking house is fully furnished. With a whole-house renovation completed in 2022, this 1890 house was formerly a rooming house for the original Ithaca Conservatory of Music (when it was downtown at the Boardman House). Renovation involves going from 12 to 10 bedrooms in order to increase the common areas and provide 5 full semi-private bathrooms. Gourmet kitchen with 8 induction burners, two microwaves, two dishwashers, 4 refrigerators and upright freezer, large walk-in pantry; butcherblock island; multiple prep stations. Original chestnut moldings and historic details; hardwood and luxury vinyl floors; large Victorian windows with custom thermal blackout draperies. Family-style dining room and double living room with 75" TV and bar area. Two porches and back deck on first floor; three balconies on second floor; small yard with planned raised-bed gardens. Allergy-friendly house with no carpets; no furry pets please. Free laundry; bike storage in walk-in basement. No driveway; street parking in the neighborhood. Located next to Thompson Park. Super location for car-free living: quiet side street with #17 bus at the corner or walk 7 minutes to the bus hub. Carshare in front of the house; walkable to entire downtown, including 13-minute walk down Cascadilla to the main GreenStar.
Ducted HVAC system with central AC has commercial-grade whole-house Hepa-filter system. Full sprinkler system and hard-wired smoke detectors throughout. Basement storage.
Responsive local landlord who values historic properties and tenant comfort. Tenants should be committed to living cooperatively--participating in periodic house meetings, sharing chores, etc. (Tenants do the initial screening.)
Rent of $825 includes 1-gig internet and all utilities. (Two small rooms at $725/month.) Tenants buy garbage tags.
Visit www.rosetreeithaca.com for "virtual tour." The open room is "Room 7."