Olympia Real Estate August 12, 2019

7 Big Reasons Why You Won’t Want to Miss This Idyllic 1.4-Acre Lakefront Property in Olympia 

Nestled on 1.4 acres and showcasing breathtaking views of Lake Saint Clair, this 3-level lakefront home is a true Pacific Northwest gem. Featuring an expansive 2,784-square-foot layout, this home offers inviting living spaces filled with sunlight, plus 3 bedrooms and 2 baths. Not only that, but you have a detached garage and shop, and a private dock that makes it easy to adventure out onto the picturesque lake! Located at 4909 Thompson Lane SE Olympia, WA 98513, this residence is listed for $459,999. 

Curious to see what makes this home so special? Keep reading for 7 big reasons not to miss this beauty! 

1. Scenic, natural setting with *perfect* lake views. 

If you’re someone who loves spending time outdoors, this home is a lakefront dream come true. Mature evergreens and gorgeous greenery line the shore of Lake Saint Clair, just adding to the storybook beauty that surrounds the home, and giving you the sense that you’re miles away from the hustle and bustle of city life. Plus, you have an extra-large yard that can be kept simple and low-maintenance, or transformed with garden beds, play toys, and more. 

2. Updated and ready for a new chapter! 

Featuring fresh interior paint, new laminate, glazed ceramic tile, updated fixtures, and a freshly stained deck, this home is completely ready for new owners! Move on in and start to unpack without having to worry about a thing. 

3. Spacious 2,784-square-foot layout boasts wonderful flexibility in use. 

Not only do you have lake views from all 3 levels of this home, but you have some wonderfully versatile space. The 3 bedrooms are all on the main level, but on the 3rd level there’s a potential master suite (or bonus living space) with French doors that open up right onto the balcony. 

4. Entertainer’s dream layout! 

This home is designed for hosting guests, and you’re sure to get lots of visitors with a property like this! Whether you’re hosting an intimate gathering of a few friends or you’re expecting a crowd, this home is ready for it all. The well-appointed kitchen flows right into the elegant dining space and living area, where rejuvenating sunlight pours in through huge wall-to-wall windows. From here, sliding doors open up onto the palatial deck, expanding your living space and offering ample room for comfy outdoor dining sets, lounge chairs, a barbecue and more! 

5. Detached garage with a large shop offers tons of space for storage and hobbies. 

You have even more square footage to transform thanks to the garage and shop, and you could simply use it as storage for outdoor tools and toys, or enjoy using the space for any number of hobbies. 

6. Only 10 minutes to Olympia amenities. 

One of the big perks of this scenic and secluded property is that it’s still conveniently close to city amenities. When you need to run errands, you’re just about a 10-minute drive to reach places like Costco, The Home Depot, Walmart Supercenter, Winco Foods, Safeway, Best Buy, Walgreens, and several other shops and services. Plus, restaurants like Ram Restaurant & Brewery, Puerto Vallarta, Red Robin, Chipotle, and too many more to name are all right there as well! 

7. Live like it’s vacation all year long.

With this 1.4-acre oasis, you don’t have to leave the comfort of home when you want to explore nature or unwind in a scenic, remote location. You’ve got it all right at your fingertips, whether you want to spend the day kayaking or paddleboarding, or just lounging on your private deck in peace and quiet. Bliss awaits! 

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.