Built in 1911, Camellia House offers a true “home” for those seeking extended or long term rentals. May be booked for overnight stays, when available. The fully restored L-Plan Queen Anne style house has two bedrooms, one bath, living room, dining room and enormous, completely furnished kitchen with washer and dryer in the laundry area. The bathroom has an antique clawfoot tub with a shower ring. All linens, dishes and cookware are provided. Basic cable television is provided. Utilities and lawncare are paid. For your comfort, Camellia House has Central Heat and Air Conditioning. The house is furnished with antiques and period furnishings.
The unique turn of the century wrap-around styling includes a unique entry and wide veranda with a porch swing. Guest tenants will truly feel that they have found their home when they sit in the swing and admire the beautiful dogwood tree, Crape Myrtle and Confederate Rose shrubs in their front yard. Private, off street parking is provided in the antique-brick paved area behind the house.
History Of The Camellia House:
The historic neighborhood north of the city’s central business district contains a large percentage of houses that date from the late 19th and early 20th centuries. This 1-story frame dwelling is a well-preserved example. It is classified as a modified L-plan house and displays Queen Anne stylistic features, including a wrap around front porch.. The property retains a significant amount of its integrity. The earliest known owners of this house were C.Roe Hall and his wife Harriett, Mr. Hall had a “farming office” in the Link Building downtown. The Waltons acquired the Hall House in 2004 and have preserved the historical characteristics.
Rates & Other Info
- Fully Furnished–Everything you need from dishes to towels is here in a beautiful setting in the Palestine historic District.
- Rates: 1 Month – $1500/month
- 3 months+ $1300/month
- Maximum 2 person occupancy. Any persons over 2 will be extra $100/month per person. Absolutely no pets and no smoking. no exceptions.