Dana Johnston
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Magnolia View Home
1554 28th Ave W

Seattle, WA 98199
Offered at US$1,065,000
Sold for US$1,035,000
Status: Sold
Property Type: Residential
Year Built: 1930
Bedrooms: 3
Baths: 3.5
Living Area 3560 Sq. ft.
Lot Size: 5750  Square Ft.
Property Highlights

  • Private Master Suite
  • Two Family Rooms
  • Dual-Zone Heat
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sprinkler System
  • Hot Tub
  • Four Decks
  • Hardwood Floors
  • Gourmet Kitchen

  • Property Description

    Sweeping views of the Puget Sound, Olympic Mountains and the downtown skyline wrap around this lovely home situated on a beautiful street with underground wiring. With mature plantings and beautiful gardens, you can expect tranquil outlooks from every window. This classic 1930 home was updated with a second story addition designed by architect Earl Edwards in 1997 to make this home perfect for 21st Century living.

    The state-of-the-art kitchen seamlessly combines modern functionality with traditional design to produce a space that is both comfortable and perfectly suited for entertaining. The neutral color palette and hardwood floors are highlighted by a custom tile backsplash. Stainless appliance package offers everything you might need to satisfy your Top Chef aspirations: Viking gas range, double ovens, French-door refrigerator & trash compactor. Separate serving buffet with ample cabinetry offers a prep sink, slab granite counters, wine chiller and second dishwasher for quick and quiet cleanup during large parties. Custom cabinetry offers a variety of display options with glass doors, open shelving and built-in book storage.


    • Interior Details:

    Living Room: Lovely living room with oversized corner window to capture the westerly views. Tastefully appointed with old-growth hardwood floors and gas fireplace with marble surround flanked by built-in bookshelves. An additional wall of built-in shelving with adjustable lighting makes the perfect display space for any art collection.

    Dining Room: Formal dining room is flooded with light and traditional woodwork including crown molding and chair-rail. Custom drapery adds elegance to any occasion. Perfect for year-round entertaining, the dining room offers French doors to access the western view deck for alfresco dining during warmer months.

    Master Suite: Enjoy breathtaking views from this generously-sized master suite with private deck. Stay organized with his-and-hers closets. Spa-inspired bath with extensive use of slate tile, cherry cabinetry, dual sinks and luxurious walk-in shower. 

    Office: Main floor office with two walls of floor-to-ceiling built-in bookshelves. Conveniently located on the east side of the home with its own door to the garden deck. Could be used as a fourth bedroom.

    Garage: New door, automatic opener, floor epoxy, paint and lighting in 2008 and 2011.


    • Exterior Details:

    Decks and More Decks: Two upper level decks with expansive Sound views. Eastern garden deck with a trellis for shade and ample space for a variety of seating and entertainment areas. Western-facing first floor deck with Sound and Olympic Mountain views.

    Backyard Garden: Level grassy lawn and play structure in the back yard is fully fenced. A hot tub is tucked away in the south corner patio for additional privacy.

    Underground Wiring: Beautiful “wireless” views of the Puget Sound and Olympic Mountains make this neighborhood look fantastic.



    • Systems and Updates

    Heating System:  Dual zone-air conditioning and gas heat.

    Driveway: Widened and new retaining walls built in 2008 with custom rock facing. Front yard landscaping re-designed with new irrigation system and lighting.

    Lower level bath: Fully updated with classic features in this bath with clawfoot tub, pedestal sink and ceramic tile flooring.

    Powder room: Elegantly remodeled in 2009 with antique cabinetry, brass vessel sink and fixtures.

    Rec Room: Lower level play room with custom-built media cabinet to hold tv, computers, gaming systems, gift wrap and more! Designed to be both beautiful and functional.


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