|Adorably cute home on a BIG and very private lot with a super carriage house and a loft with a skylight - that can be an Artists studio or Workmans getaway. Look at the potential to expand with a big high ceiling basement Add 2nd bath and Rec room here. 6 Car off-street parking and just 0.8 of a mile from Takoma Metro Station. Stroll to Takoma Farmers Market and restaurants. What a fabulous location here! This 1919 Bungalow has a front porch with old fashioned swing overlooking the front garden! Inside wood floors and open plan living/dining room greet you. Two bedrooms and a super updated white bathroom delight you. The windows have been updated all around and a Mitsubishi split system CAC unit cools this house in summer, while economical gas radiator heating is enjoyed in winter. Outdoor entertainers delight with a huge deck under towering oak and maple trees - so private back here you forget you are in the City! Lots of Spring Bulbs await your discovery here. Theres a big workbench in the basement that conveys and is the delight of any home improvement/hobby person. The tablespace kitchen is a real Cottage Country one - it looks just right for the period and feel of the home. Dont miss this incredible opportunity so close to Metro, restaurants, great for outdoor entertaining and indoor enjoyment. Fall in Love and Tie the Knot on this one! Lot Size: 7,130 Square Feet feels larger very private. Updated Bathroom!Wood Floors! Double Pane Windows! Table Space Kitchen! Detached Carriage House - Artist Studio w/Loft! Tall Basement ready for expansion w/workshop! Economical Gas Heating!Split System Central Air Conditioning Just 0.8 of a Mile to Metro! Stroll to Historic Downtown Takoma Farmers Market! Beautiful Oaks/Maples on Private Fenced Lot! A huge rear deck makes Summer Fun! |
Listing Broker: Long Foster Real Estate, Inc.
|Roomy 1 Bedroom on the entrance level of the Takoma Phoenix Condominium for easy access with no elevator needed! Antique style Spanish style tile floors greet you throughout. If you like to collect books this has a wall of built-in shelving suitable for ALL sizes of books and antique collections! Located a short stroll from Sligo Creek Park with miles of hike/bike trails and just one mile from Takoma Metro Station, you can be fit as a fiddle in short order! Its down the street from the City Town Hall, Police Station, and Library and down the hill from the Takoma Park Cooperative Store. The Takoma Phoenix condo was built as a rental in 1962 to become a Coop and converted to a condo in the late 1990s. There is plenty of parking for a $20 monthly fee and guest parking is available for up to 3 nights for no charge. The unit tax record shows 685 square feet of interior space, but measurements reveal the interior to be around 745 square feet including the closets. The living and dining room are open in layout and theres plenty of room for formal dining and a large sofa set. The electric fireplace set in the wall of shelving conveys. The kitchen is compact but well equipped and includes a gas stove, refrigerator, and freestanding microwave. Enjoy a wall of built-in shelving in the kitchen for extra storage! The $450 pm condo fee includes water/sewer, hot water, and cooking gas. A bike storage room is on each floor and a huge laundry room is close by on the 2nd floor. The condo has a recent roof and refinished balconies and the brick exterior is being repointed. Mortgages here can be Conventional or FHA backed. There are programs in the City that provide a grant for closing help to residents who are purchasing their first home see agent. This also makes a great Pied-a-Terre for a buyer with a large country home who needs to work in the City. Priced below the tax assessed value, this condo is a fabulous buy for a first-time buyer, senior down-sizing into retirement, or a busy professional who works hard in the City to escape every weekend to the country. Hurry Over! A mile from Metro Station! Lobby Level Living! 2 Blocks from Sligo Creek Park! Close by Town Hall, Library Police Station! Easy Stroll to downtown Takoma Park. Conventional FHA approved$450 condo fee includes water/sewer, hot water cooking gas. Bike Room each level Large Laundry Room. Gas cooking. Wall of Built-in Shelving for Books/Antiques/Collections! Large Bedroom Closet. Beautiful Antique Style Spanish Tile Floors. Off-street parking $20 pm fee registration required Dogs and Cats 50lbs or less Allowed Bus Lines 17, 18 and 19 stop in front of the condo. 70 Walk Score very good! Verizon FIOS is available in the building. |
Listing Broker: Long Foster Real Estate, Inc.