Tacoma Real Estate July 5, 2019

6 Things to Love About this Classic 3-Bedroom, 1.5-Bath Home w/Large Backyard in South Tacoma 

Showcasing a charming blend of timeless style and modern convenience that today’s buyer loves so much, this 1937-built home is truly one-of-a-kind! Featuring a 1,829-square-foot layout that includes 3 bedrooms, 1.5 baths, lovely living spaces, and an unfinished basement, this home promises versatility. You also have a huge backyard to cultivate—outdoor lovers are in for a treat! Located at 232 S 59th St Tacoma, WA 98408, this gem is listed for $325,000. 

With its eye-catching exterior and captivating vintage details, it’s not hard to fall in love with this South Tacoma treasure! Here are 6 of the not-to-miss highlights that this home offers: 

1. Convenient location in a well-established South Tacoma neighborhood. 

At 232 S 59th St Tacoma, WA 98408 you’re only a block from Pacific Ave, which means you have quick access to bus lines and a long list of conveniences. Commuters are in for a treat with this location—Interstate-5 is a short 4-minute drive away, and the Tacoma Dome Station is a short 7-minute drive away making it easy to hop on the Sounder Train to Seattle. 

You’re also less than 5 minutes from places like Safeway, Fred Meyer, Rite Aid, Walgreens, the library, Stewart Heights Park (which includes a pool, playground, skatepark, and much more), Wapato Park, Charlotte’s Blueberry Park, and so much more!

2. Step back in time with gorgeous vintage details throughout. 

As soon as you open the the front door, this home takes you back in time in the best way possible. Classic elements like gorgeous oak hardwood floors, mahogany doors and trim, and coved ceilings add a real sense of character and have all stood the test of time. 

3. Modern updates and warranty-protected appliances. 

Embrace this home’s 1930s vibe without having to sacrifice the joy of modern amenities! This home includes appliances that are protected for you by an American Home Shield Warranty, and the kitchen and baths have all been upgraded over the years to offer ease and efficiency. 

4. Classic and charming kitchen & dining nook you’ll love spending time in. 

Wonderfully refreshing and featuring a lovely blend of old and new, the kitchen features a smart layout that offers ample storage and counter space. Cute details like the tiled backsplash and crisp white trim that accents the green walls add to the cheerful vibe, and the sunny dining nook shows off the same sweet style, plus views into the backyard. 

5. Huge backyard brimming with possibility. 

The fully fenced, generously sized backyard includes alley access and RV parking, and a huge patio and spacious lawn are ready for your vision of outdoor bliss to become a reality. You might choose to create the ultimate entertaining space on the patio, complete with a comfy outdoor dining set and lounge chairs, flower baskets, and a barbecue. Imagine hosting summer get-togethers where guests can relax and play lawn games—there’s room for all of this and more! 

6. The unfinished basement provides storage space and flexibility in use. 

Whether you just need some extra storage space or you dream of having a designated fitness center, a sewing room, a recreation center, or even all of the above, this home’s unfinished basement presents a fantastic opportunity. Easily keep things as is, or embark on a home renovation project and transform the space!

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can also contact REALTOR® Cathie Christie online here or give her a call/text at (253) 579-2893.