The best of Bloomington
Welcome home to this easy and timeless Bloomington home. Freshly refinished oak hardwood floors flow throughout the upper level. Its brick fireplace is perfectly situated to be enjoyed from both the living room and the dining room. Open and bright, the formal living room overlooks the front yard through a charming bay window. This home’s kitchen, with newer stainless appliances, opens onto the backyard, keeping it breezy and easy for the BBQ…The three bedrooms (which are all on the upper level) are spacious with plenty of closet space. Ceiling fans compliment the central air making nights comfortable and cozy.
One story homes (ramblers) are deceivingly spacious. The lower level not only has a large family room with 2nd fireplace (gas), it has an enormous about of storage and workshop space. This basement makes this home truly functional for today’s lifestyle…Relax and enjoy a movie or game in front of the fire, set up a pool or ping pong table, an office, a guest suite…the possibilities are endless!
The large backyard is huge! A flat, fully fenced yard is perfect for those that enjoy to garden, play, cookout and entertain. The 3 season gazebo with vaulted ceiling and ceiling fan is a the perfect place to enjoy your peaceful and private abode. The one car garage has second garage door that opens to a back yard patio/slab. Perfect for those of you who have trailers/recreational toys. The shed in the back corner is a perfect place to keep all your gardening tools and supplies.
This peaceful Bloomington home is nestled into the desirable Lower Penn Lake Park neighborhood. Picnic shelter & grills along with canoe launch give you access to your own neighborhood nature sanctuary in addition to all of the other parks, lakes, biking and hiking trails throughout the City of Bloomington. The home’s central location give you easy access to the metro’s freeway system, while also providing you options for getting around via the backroads. The Metro Transit bus stop is only a couple of blocks down the road (at Penn) so getting home really can’t get any easier. No matter your pleasure, you’re sure to find “home” in this ideal Bloomington location…
3 bedrooms 1 Full Bath 1 car garage (with 2 garage doors) 1957 built approx 1,620 sq ft 2013 taxes $2,678.
What makes this home better than most? How about the fact that it was built in the ’50’s…an era of oak wood floors, solid construction, and a timeless style that accommodates the needs of any year. The love and care that the sellers put into this home over the last 40 years shows in it’s meticulous care and numerous big ticket updates done over the years. This home is turn-key, move-in-ready.
- New Roof 2013
- New Gutters 2013 (lifetime warranty transfers to new buyer)
- Oak Floors Refinished 2010
- Bathroom Remodel 2009 (+$12K)
- Furnace 2008
- AC 2008
- Newer Water Heater 2008
- April Air Humidifier 2008
- Additional Wall Insulation 1998
- New Steel Siding 1998
- New Anderson Windows 1998
- Bay Windows Added 1998
- Brick Exterior 1998
- Privacy Fencing
- 2nd Garage door that opens to back yard slab/patio.