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Fabulous Fondren House Near Restaurants, Shopping And Medical District!

14 Reviews
Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday home in Fondren - Parkwood Place

3 Bedroom / 2 Bath Home In The Fondren District Near Broad Street Bakery

Beautifully-decorated, fully-furnished home in Jackson's popular Fondren district! The home features a completely renovated kitchen with wood floors, granite counters, new cabinetry and stainless appliances. Wood floors throughout the home. Large deck with outdoor furniture and a grill are perfect for entertaining! Close to Jackson's finest restaurants, shopping, Millsaps College, University of Mississippi Medical Center and St. Dominic Hospital. Off-street, covered parking. 10 minutes to downtown, 5 minutes to Belhaven neighborhood and near the heart of the action in Fondren, but in a beautiful, wooded-setting and quiet neighborhood with a .75 acre yard. House includes wi-fi and cable TV in every bedroom. Large, flat-screen cable TV in family room. Two indoor dining tables seat 10. Kitchen bar table for 2 and outdoor table seats 4. Perfect for family reunions, college visits, wedding parties or health-related trips. Coming for the Sanderson Farms PGA Tour, International Ballet Competition, Rodeo or Mississippi Blues Marathon? You will not find a more centrally-located place in the city with many amenities!

Bedroom 1 features a Queen bed and adjoining bath. Bedroom 2 has a Double bed and Bedroom 3 has a double bed. A crib is available upon request. Bedrooms 2 & 3 share a hall bath. The owners live on the other side of the 'creek' on an acre yard accessible by bridge and are easily available to cater to all your needs. Catering services and bicycles are available upon request for an additional fee.

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Liz and Bill Brister
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
26 October, 2016

About Liz and Bill Brister

Manager, Customer Assistance Programs, Entergy Corporation. Husband Bill Brister is a Finance Professor at Millsaps College.

Liz and Bill Brister purchased this house in 2003

Why Liz and Bill Brister chose Jackson

My husband Bill and I live in a house behind this house. We purchased it for my mother-in-law who lived here until her death in 2011. We have renovated the home and use it for a guest house when our children/grandchildren are home. We also have a standing rental from Jan - April to a couple of state Senators and their wives who stay in the home during the legislative session.

What makes this house unique

Close to Fondren, close to downtown, near hospitals, Highland Village and some of Jackson's finest restaurants. This house has everything. You won't need a thing! Home away from home.


based on 14 holidaymaker reviews

Fabulous Fondren House Near Restaurants, Shopping And Medical District!
average rating of 4.928571 based on 14 reviews
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Great Hosts!

  • 4 of 5

A 1950's home that has been upgraded. Beautiful wooden floors, modern appliances, 5 star bedding & linens, flat screen tv's, beautiful furniture and on arrival, the fridge stocked with soft drinks, water, local beers, juices and a great local coffee. The only thing I would have liked was at least one king bed. Bill & Liz are close by and very friendly host!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Place to Stay

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I could not have been happier with our stay. It was a great place for our dogs. They were also very accommodating.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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We have nothing but good things to share about out stay!

  • 5 of 5

Our time in this home couldn't have been any better. There were many nice touches to the home. The kitchen was newly renovated with granite countertops and new appliances. The breakfast nook overlooked a lovely spacious backyard with lots of birds and squirrels to watch. Nice touch that the hosts had provided bottled water, coffee, creamer, cokes, OJ and lemonade in the refrigerator. All the necessities were there to cook. New washer/dryer with detergent provided. Although an older home, it was immaculately cleaned and filled with many interesting antiques and books to look at. Great cozy family room with TV and many cable stations. Bed was super comfortable and home had plenty of good A/C and fans to keep us cool in hot/humid Jackson. We felt very comfortable and at home, and hope to stay there again whenever we are back in Jackson. It was simply a very lovely stay. Thank you so much, Liz and Bill!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
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Great home with great owners

  • 5 of 5

Liz and Bill are amazing hosts!!!! I cannot praise them enough. The house is fantastic, just as pictured and described. I love staying with them because I know their homes have everything I need, and the homes are always clean and safe. I 100% recommend this or the designer home also in Fondren.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
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  • 5 of 5

We had the pleasure of staying in Jackson MS at the best house. Liz and Bill went above and beyond to make our stay great.

The House was perfectly set up with all the comforts of home. The House was super clean and the beds super comfortable. The location was ideal. Close to everything we needed. The neighborhood was perfect. We felt safe at all times and the neighbors we very welcoming. One neighbor let us "borrow" a cup of milk.

I really cannot say enough about this property and the wonderful people that made our stay great. Thank you so much Liz, Bill, Desi and Lucy for the incredible stay.

We left our hearts in Mississippi.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! We loved having you here and we hope you had a safe ride home. Come again anytime!
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Great stay

  • 5 of 5

Great house. Owners were very friendly and helpful, made us feel right at home.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Jackson International Airport
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Apothecary, Fondren Public, Char
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Jackson Country Club
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Walker's, Char, Bravo, Broad Street, CAET, Babalu
Car: recommended

Fondren is energy. Fondren is diversity. Fondren is Jackson’s crown jewel, reinventing itself – and the city – one person at a time. As the arts district of Jackson, Miss., Fondren is the hub of artistic expression through music and visual arts and boasts unique owner-operated boutiques and over two-dozen locally owned restaurants, bars, coffee shops and bakeries.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Fondren, USA

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3 night minimum stay
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Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £41
Refundable Damage Deposit £103

This is a no smoking property. Please do not reserve if you cannot refrain from smoking. Thank you!

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Fondren in Mississippi

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , Bedroom 1 has an adjoining bathroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
  • 2 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • festivals
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • Shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • tennis
We have lived in this neighborhood for 23 years. it is a vibrant, eclectic community of friends and families. Members of the Mississippi legislature know this house well because they return to it every year during the legislative session. The house has seen its share of cookouts on the deck and other gatherings. We even had a wedding at the house recently! If you need catering, tourism tips, anything at all....just ask and we will make it happen.

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