Tacoma Real Estate August 17, 2018

Rare 3-Bedroom Mid-century Modern Rambler w/Professionally Designed Japanese Garden in Convenient Tacoma Location

Brimming with vintage charm and meticulously maintained, this custom-built rambler is an absolute dream to come home to! Built in 1963 and showcasing mid-century modern style throughout, this spacious 1,473-square-foot home is filled with thoughtful details. In addition to the 3 bedrooms, 1 bath, and inviting living spaces, you’ll find A/C, plumbing for a potential half bath, and a stunning Japanese garden to enjoy. Located at 1726 S 80th St Tacoma, WA 98408 and wonderfully close to freeway access, shopping, parks and more, this Tacoma treasure is listed for $290,000.

Framed by tall trees in the background and picturesque landscaping, this home-sweet-home shows off top-notch curb appeal. The eye-catching porch features classic mid-century details, and when you step inside, this home’s welcoming atmosphere does not disappoint! The large living room is anchored by a beautiful slate gas fireplace, and the coved ceiling is just one of the many custom elements you’ll find in this lovingly curated residence.

The spacous layout opens up into the dining room, a warm and inviting scene that’s ready for laidback dinners and special occasions alike. Original, eye-catching built-ins add a splash of vintage style and are perfect for displaying cherished keepsakes or framed photos. The floorplan seamlessly flows into the kitchen, and you’ll find potential for a dining nook if you need the extra seating!

Travel back in time when you step into the charming kitchen, and here you’ll find handsome cabinetry and sweet details reminiscent of a bygone era that’s made a comeback in modern design! A utility room awaits aroud the corner, and here you’ll find room for laundry and ample storage, ensuring you have space to store home essentials in.

You’ll also find 3 bedrooms included in this home’s generous layout, and each one offers something different. From built-in closet space to large windows that offer lots of natural light, these rooms offer versatility in use. Plus, you won’t want to miss this home’s fabulous bathroom—brimming with intricate tilework and vintage details, the well-maintained bath is a blast from the past in the best way!

The same can be said for this home’s extraordinary yard. The private patio is surrounded by a professionally designed Japanese garden, and a lush carpet of grass winds its way through neat landscaping. Gardeners and entertainers alike are sure to delight in this outdoor oasis that presents a truly rare opportunity… all in a location that’s hard to beat!

Living in Tacoma

At 1726 S 80th St Tacoma, WA 98408, you’re in a wonderfully central location. Several amenities are just blocks from home, whether you need to catch a bus, grab something for dinner, run errands, or go shopping. Go grocery shopping at Winco (3 minutes away), catch a movie at Regal Cinemas in Lakewood (3 minutes away), or enjoy an afternoon at Wapato Park (2 minutes away). Interstate-5 is also close by—you’re just a 3-minute drive away from hopping on the freeway, a dream for commuters!

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can also contact REALTOR® Amanda Jorgensen online here or give her a call/text at (253) 297-1749!