This is my foray into the world of suburban house hunting and my endless battle with normalcy and sameness.
Tuesday, April 5, 2016
2632 Springfield Ave Fort Wayne, IN 46805
I LOVE Mid Century Modern….
2632 Springfield AveFort Wayne, IN 46805
FOR SALE BY OWNER
4 beds3 baths3,065 soft
Custom built 1953 MCM mid-century modern contemporary ranch with 3065 sf consisting of 4 bedrooms and 3 baths. SOLID construction coupled with outstanding craftsmanship has created a great open concept home with floor to ceiling glass throughout, loads of of built-ins, and lots of natural materials (stone, wood, slate)! The large overhang and position of the stone walls make it a passive solar design. ENTER a wide slate foyer with rolling door walls from which you can access both the front and back yard. The sunken living room with an 18' ceiling has a natural stone fireplace wall (known to have been used as a climbing wall at an awesome birthday party!) with floor to ceiling windows. All windows have natural contemporary window blinds that allow vision out while providing privacy inside. LARGE remodeled kitchen has lots of natural light. Professional 5 burner gas cook top with a pot filler, stainless refrigerator and a quiet running diswasher are some of the amenities. MCM maple cutting board built into the countertop. Kohler sink with new pullout faucet. Kitchen has pantry and easy access to laundry room, bathroom and garage for easy unloading of groceries. DESIRABLE split bedroom floor plan has a private master suite with it's own gas fireplace, WIC and loft with skylight which functions as a great personal office! A generous hallway with built-ins leads to two bedrooms and the second bathroom with it's own hot water heater. LIST of updates is endless, including, fresh exterior paint, new dimensional shingled roof with warranty, high efficiency furnace with air cleaner, remodeled kitchen and bath, newer carpeting in great room, built in bar in the dining room, newer laminate floor in bedroom, newer 200 amp CB panel, GFA-CA , 2 newer hot water heaters. House has central vacuum with a new mechanical unit. PRIVATE guest suite/home office (342 sf) with 3rd bath (tiled walk in shower). Suite has it's own air/heat and rear entrance. TWO car attached garage with outdoor storage closet. Lot has large hardwood trees and a beautiful butterfly garden with blooms from March through November. Desirable family oriented neighborhood is conveniently located near colleges and private schools with a short commute to downtown. HOME is being sold by owner. You may bring a realtor of your choice but we will add the 3% to the listing price to pay the commission. EMAIL to receive a showing time for May 1, 2016 between 11:00 AM and 5:00 PM. We are happy to send you a sales flyer with more details if you include your name and address in the email. ONE week prior to the open house a phone number will be posted if you prefer to call. We are asking that only buyers interested in a MCM home and who are seriously in the market to purchase a home this summer call for an appointment. Please bring a letter from your financial institution showing that you are prequalified. THANK YOU for your interest in this Fort Wayne MCM gem.