This home is the ultimate combination of lovingly preserved character and key modern updates. Beautiful fir floors, vintage built-ins and original hardware echo the aesthetic of the Craftsman era. You’ll appreciate the peace of mind offered by the newer roof, furnace, plumbing, electrical and sewer line. With 3,168 sq. ft. of living space neatly wrapped into two stories plus a basement with a media room, you’re assured plenty of room for everyone and all they need. Add a super location and a pleasant deck for relaxing, and everyday living is easy here. Located at 3608 E G Street, Tacoma 98404, this home is listed at $385,000.
Living Room and Dining Room
Roomy from the start, this home’s foyer opens into the formal living room. Classic details abound here, in thick crown molding, a prominent stone fireplace and built-in shelving. A board and batten wall effect that carries into the adjacent room.
The character truly shows in the dining room with its crisp white built-in sideboard. Open shelving above and covered storage below house those dishes and serving pieces you bring out for just the right occasions. A stretch of bench seating sits under a large triple window that keeps this cheerful space bathed in natural light.
Light floods the spacious kitchen as well, particularly in the nook. This is sure to become a favorite spot to enjoy your morning coffee, gazing into the yard or checking the latest headlines. Tall white cabinetry with original hardware reaches for the ceiling offering loads of storage. There’s room for a central island with even more storage and additional prep space. White appliances and terracotta-toned floors complete the room.
Two of this home’s five bedrooms are located on the main level along with a convenient ¾ bath. The upper level is dedicated to two more bedrooms a second ¾ bath.
There’s even more living space in the basement! This home’s fifth bedroom and a full bath are tucked away in their own space, offering privacy from much of the everyday buzz of a busy home. But the star here is the media room. Set up your favorite gaming system for epic expeditions in digital worlds, binge-watch the latest “it” show, or go nostalgic with the movies you return to again and again. With lighting overhead and soft carpet underfoot, this is sure to be one of the most sought-after spots in the house.
Just outside the kitchen door is a lovely covered deck. This space was simply made for summer, with cooling shade and room to share with guests. Hang up some twinkling lights, throw your favorite outdoor meal on your grill, and watch as the day unfolds into a magical evening. There’s room for some friendly badminton, a little old-school tag, gardening in the raised beds, or for grabbing some afternoon sun in the fully fenced yard. Beyond the lawn is a detached 1-car garage with a workshop for tinkering plus a large concrete pad for extra parking.
Living in the McKinley District of Tacoma
This neighborhood here at 3608 E G Street, Tacoma 98404 is a super location for getting around Tacoma and beyond. The Eastside Farmers Market and Top of Tacoma are just blocks away in the neighborhood. You’re close to I-5, downtown Tacoma and the Sounder train! A quick 3-minute drive gets you to I-5, then on to Seattle or Olympia. All the shops and restaurants of the Tacoma Mall area are less than 10 minutes away, as are Costco, Safeway, Target, Walmart and Office Depot.