Tacoma Real Estate November 14, 2019

Updated 2-Bedroom, 1-Bath Home w/Lovely Vintage Character in South Central Tacoma 

Showcasing abundant vintage charm and smart upgrades, this 1926-built gem is move-in ready! With 2 bedrooms and 1 bath, this 1,371-square-foot residence makes for the perfect starter home, and it’s prime location promises convenience. You’re wonderfully close to transit, shopping, schools, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, and more. Located at 4632 S Fawcett Ave Tacoma, WA 98408, this Tacoma treasure is listed for $310,000. 

Boasting thoughtful updates, this home is ready to take on the future! Upgrades include brand new water pipes, new double pane windows, some new electrical, and new fencing on the south side. This home-sweet-home delights from the moment you pull in the driveway, and an inviting covered front porch shows off a welcoming scene. Imagine relaxing here on warm summer nights and waving to neighbors passing by!

The living room is characterized by simple elegance and lots of natural light, and a fireplace adds a cozy vibe to the space. Rich original wood floors warm up the scene even more, and this spacious haven is ready for you to infuse it with your own unique style! A classic archway leads you right into the formal dining room, and those who love to entertain are sure to especially relish this space. The generous layout makes it easy to fit a full-sized dining table and host a crowd for holiday celebrations and special occasions, and with the kitchen right around the corner, you can serve up home-cooked meals and host with ease. 

In the kitchen you’ll discover a blend of vintage charm and modern efficiency, a delightful balance that so many homeowners adore. Elements like painted brick, exquisite built-ins (perfect for displaying decor and treasured dishware!), and cream-colored cabinetry all point to a different era in the best way possible, and the spacious layout promises tons of storage for kitchen essentials and flexibility. You could have a bistro table by the window across from the fridge and stove, and there’s also a sunny spot for a dining nook. This sweet inviting scene is just waiting for you to enjoy laidback weekend brunches here!

You’ll also find 2 versatile bedrooms in the mix, and each lovingly maintained space offers a comfortable retreat for loved ones. A cool, neutral color palette with the same rich hardwoods and crisp white trim that characterize the rest of the home are all included, and if you have an extra room, you could use it as an office, a den, a fitness center, a hobby space, etc. Just outside the bedrooms you’ll also discover convenient built-in storage that’s so reminiscent of this home’s era! 

This property’s outdoor amenities include a detached garage and an extra-long driveway, and a covered deck overlooks the impeccably manicured backyard. Specifically designed for rainwater use, the low-maintenance garden offers a picturesque view to enjoy as you relax on the deck. 

Living in South Central Tacoma

At 4632 S Fawcett Ave Tacoma, WA 98408, you’re in a prime location and merely minutes to several city conveniences. Those who need to head to Joint Base Lewis-McChord for work are certainly in luck—you’re just about a 12-minute drive away! Those who commute for work are also sure to appreciate being just 4 minutes to Interstate-5 and only a 6-minute drive to the Tacoma Dome Station where you can hop on a bus or the Sounder Train straight to Seattle. When you need to run errands, you’re just a few blocks from Pacific Ave, and places like Safeway, Walgreens, and several more shops and eateries are all within reach. The library, schools, Stewart Heights Park (including the pool, playground, skatepark, etc.) are also all less than 4 minutes from home! 

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.