Seattle Houseboat “Turnip” ($190,000)


Open house!

  • Sunday 8-11-19 1pm-3pm …3 houseboats on the same dock will have an open house.
  • Sunday 8-24-19 1pm-3pm

    A most unique houseboat!

    Welcome aboard “Turnip” (MLS#: 1493907), one of Seattle’s most unique and romantic houseboats (city approved Floating on Water Residence #819) on Lake Union. Enjoy its wood interior, bamboo floors, rooftop deck, and soaking tub. Kayak to the nearby Starbucks, watch the Duck Dodge sailing race, eat dinner on the deck, swim on the lake.



    Waterfront you can put your toes in!

    Turnip is the only houseboat in Seattle of its kind. It has an open concept interior, a rooftop deck with Space Needle views, and a soaking tub by the bedroom.





    Life is Better When You Own It!™

    The location is amazing. Minutes from South Lake Union, Fremont, Queen Anne. Views of the Space Needle & downtown Seattle. Marina is on a bike and running path that leads to Fremont and South Lake Union. Walking distance to Facebook, Google, Apple, Tableau. Life on Lake Union is unique and amazing! Imagine waking up to the geese swimming by your boat and relaxing with the sound of gentle waves lapping the side of your home. Life on the water is relaxing and there is nothing like it! You’ve dreamed of living on a houseboat! This is your chance! Don’t delay! This one will go quick! The Houseboat community is a wonderful community where people share the “water life” and join together to promote the live-aboard lifestyle. Living small has never felt so good!


    Features of this adorable houseboat include:

    • Floating On-Water Residence #819
    • Turnkey Houseboat
    • Year Built 1987
    • Approx. 354 sq.ft.
    • Fiberglass over wood hull
    • 1 bedroom, 1 bath
    • Queen-size bed
    • Rooftop deck with Space Needle views
    • Bamboo floors
    • Soaking tub
    • Spacious, open space concept
    • Propane stove & oven
    • Propane heater
    • 10-gallon hot water tank
    • 40-gallon blackwater tank
    • Wi-Fi available
    • PRZ parking available – zone 25
    • 1-year moorage lease ($1000/mo) includes Water/Garbage/Electricity/Liveaboard
    • Marina allows pets and rentals (AirBnB/VRBO is prohibited on Lake Union).
    • Moored at Waterworks Marina – the closest houseboat community to SLU.

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