This a RS1 zoned area, single family homes only, minimum 50ft frontage to have a build able lot, 16% set back from front or 20ft, most have used the 16% that equals a 30ft setback from the front property line (sidewalk) RS1 has a 25ft parkway, add the street and the house across the street is about 150ft away, a very suburban type setting. This area is attractive enough that one sees teardowns of smaller frame structures and remodeling that result in home prices in the high six, seven /figure range.
This is a two storied multicolored wire finish brick (Belden still produces same brick) four beds, one full two half baths, one car attached garage, 1st and 2nd floor has quarter sawn oak floors with Brazilian cherry inlays on the first floor, parquet floor in 1st FL office/BDR, granite entry ways and bathroom floors and1st floor fireplace hearth,( second fireplace in finished basement) Solid six panel doors throughout 1st quality hardware, 1st floor has Weather shield low E windows with true oak interiors with the exception of the kitchen ,dining room and living room have oak crown molding, dining room has chair rail, living room custom milled oak bay and windows, 2nd floor windows all low e with custom milled trim, triple glazed door to outdoor sitting area over roof from master bedroom , burglar, fire, monoxide , natural gas alarm, whole house central vacuum. This house was built in early 50s at that time two courses of masonry was used in contrast to newer construction that uses one course and interior framing, unusual for the time this house has a blanket of rock wool insulation between the masonry and finish wall, at the time of its construction lath and plaster was on the way out and drywall on the way in, in this house a layer of grey/blue board was installed then a layer of plaster resulting in a finish wall that is 1 thick, stronger more durable and a better finish than plaster or drywall alone. There is return as well as supply duct work on the second floor, somewhat unusual for a house of this age allowing for seasonal adjustments adding to comfort and efficiency. Kitchen has a Thermadore 36 commercial style range with Broan hood sized for the additional heat, refrigerator new in 7/27/17. New roof 7/10/14, 50 yr prorated warrantee GAF. Edge Vent installed this properly vents the hip style roof extending the life of roofing materials and vents hot air in the summer, new high efficiency HVAC 4/24/13, 12 years parts and labor warranty, new 50 gal Rheem water heater, 7/6/15, 6 year manufactures warranty, 20 of fiberglass insulation in attic, due to these improvements Com Ed consistently rates this house as better than energy efficient neighbors. Washer, dryer and deep freeze in basement stay. This sits on a lot with a 50. frontage, west side 203.6 east side 200. Rear 54.5 rear of lot has a southern exposure.
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Interior Features

  • Square Feet: 1,900
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Additional Rooms: 5
    • DiningRoom
    • FamilyRoom
    • Office
    • Pantry
    • RecreationRoom
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    • Central Heating
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Exterior Features

  • Built in: 1951
  • Structure Type: House
  • Lot Size: 0.24 Acres
    • Attached Garage
  • Exterior Keywords:
    • Patio

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Taft High School
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