Tacoma Real Estate November 2, 2018

Rare Vintage 3-Bedroom, 2-Bath Craftsman w/Shop & Spacious Backyard in Convenient Southeast Tacoma

The very best in comfort and convenience is yours with this 2,392-square-foot home on 0.29 acres in southeast Tacoma! It’s a rarity to find a Craftsman home with this much character, and modern updates ensure that this 1925-built gem is ready for the future. In addition to 3 bedrooms and 2 baths, this home also offers a huge bonus room, a 1-car shop out back in addition to the 2-car attached garage, gorgeous living spaces, and more. You’ll also find a remodeled main bathroom, and upgrades in the past 5 years include a new roof, new flooring, and new windows throughout! Located at 7442 Tacoma Ave S Tacoma, WA 98408 and just blocks away from transit, grocery stores, parks and more, this home is listed for $279,000.

Showcasing captivating curb appeal, this home’s attractive exterior boasts an eye-catching blend of stone elements and stately columns in addition to its classic Craftsman details. As soon as you step in through the front door, this home’s welcoming layout unfolds. The open-concept layout first greets you with the living room, and here a traditional brick-accented fireplace (complete with a charming built-in nook for firewood or decor!) anchors the space. The layout flows right into the dining area, making this haven ideal for entertaining. Imagine spending the holidays in this inviting retreat! 

The kitchen is right around the corner, and here you’ll find a delightful blend of vintage and modern. Wood paneled walls and chic vintage cabinetry take you back in time, and the stainless steel fridge and gas range ensure you can enjoy the retro vibes while still benefitting from contemporary amenities! There’s also a large dining nook right off of the kitchen, and abundant natural light makes this a delightful spot to serve up laidback meals.

This home’s 2,392-square-foot layout includes 3 bedrooms, and the master suite is located on the main level. A built-in closet rests alongside a gorgeous stone accent wall, and it even comes with its own separate bathtub and shower. This home’s 2 additional bedrooms offer flexibility in use, and a huge bonus room above the garage could be used as a 4th bedroom or transformed into a playroom, a hobby/office space, an entertainment center, etc.

Even more potential can be found with this home’s shop out back—those who dream of having their own space to use for projects are in for a real treat! There’s also gated RV parking in the yard, and the sprawling lawn and patio are blossoming with possibility. The covered patio presents the perfect opportunity for barbecuing and outdoor entertaining, while the yard is ready for your green thumb! Cultivate your own fresh fruits and veggies, and line the patio with vibrant flower beds. There’s also ample space if you wish to add in a play toy for little ones, or maybe create a special hangout surrounding a fire pit!

Living in Southeast Tacoma

At 7442 Tacoma Ave S Tacoma, WA 98408, you’re in a fantastic Tacoma location that’s surrounded by top-notch amenities. Several bus lines can be accessed just blocks away from home, and Fred Meyer is only 0.3 miles away. Charlotte’s Blueberry Park is only 0.5 miles from home, and Wapato Park is only 0.8 miles away. Access Interstate-5 in just 5 minutes, and along here you’ll also find places like WinCo Foods, The Home Depot, and several other shops, restaurants, and services.

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can also contact REALTOR® Christy Cochran online here or give her a call/text at (253) 223-6509.