Fircrest Real Estate December 17, 2021

Classic Brick Mid-century 4-Bedroom, 1.5-Bath Home with Private Backyard & Detached Garage/Shop in Fircrest 

Situated on a peaceful, convenient street in the city of Fircrest, this charming 1950s home showcases the best of the era yet offers modern amenities (like A/C!) and updates (like a newer roof!). Inviting, light-filled living spaces are ready for gatherings large and small, while 4 bedrooms and 1.5 baths promise comfort and versatility for your evolving wants and needs. You’ll even find a large deck that overlooks a private backyard retreat, plus a detached garage/shop that’s perfect for storage and projects. Located at 1217 Princeton Street Fircrest, WA 98466 and no more than 5 minutes to grocery shopping, dining, parks, schools, commuting options and more, this 1,842-square-foot classic mid-century residence is listed for $499,000. 

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A charming pathway leads right to the front door of this timeless brick beauty, and as soon as you step inside, stunning hardwood floors flow right into the living room where natural light cascades in through large windows. The fireplace instantly transports you back in time in the best way possible, and you can embrace this home’s mid-century vibe when it’s time to decorate, or you can lean towards something more modern and trendy. Either way, this well-maintained home is ready to be brought to life with your own personal aesthetic, and everything has been taken care of so you can move right in! 

The layout unfolds into the dining room, and from here you have direct deck access, which is especially convenient during warmer months. Enjoy hassle-free al fresco dining, grill up dinner whenever the mood strikes, and have fun hosting barbecues and summertime parties. The kitchen is easily within reach from here as well; discover a smart layout where vintage elements adorn top-notch efficiency. Eye-catching tile, crisp white cabinetry, and sweet valance details all delight while providing ample storage and room for meal prep. There’s even a separate eating space that’s perfect for sunny breakfasts and your morning cup of coffee! (Plus, just around the corner you’ll find laundry amenities.) 

This home’s 4 bedrooms all offer comfortable privacy and flexibility in use, and downstairs there’s even an extra bonus room. If you have extra square footage, you can create a home office, home gym, guest suite, hobby room, study space, den, entertainment center… the sky’s the limit! You’ll also find 1 full bath and 1 half bath in the mix, and the full bath is especially noteworthy—it’s picture-perfect with its sweet pink tile and valence accents! 

In the private backyard, a whole other world of possibilities open up. A large deck with built-in benches is ready to be brought to life come spring and summer—set up comfy outdoor furniture and string up twinkle lights! In the yard, the lush lawn stretches out to mature landscaping, and there’s plenty of opportunity to add in your own favorite plants, too. You’ll also find a detached garage/shop, which is ideal for storage, parking, and working on projects. 

Living in Fircrest

At 1217 Princeton Street Fircrest, WA 98466, you’re no more than 5 minutes from a huge variety of conveniences. For starters, you’re just a few blocks to Fircrest Golf Club, and you’re only 0.7 miles to Fircrest Community Center with its brand new pool and recreation center almost completed! When you need to pick up groceries, places like Fred Meyer, Whole Foods, Trader Joe’s, and Safeway are all just 5-7 minutes away, and in between you’ll find other shops, dining options, and local services as well. Commuters are also sure to appreciate being a short 4-minute drive to Highway 16. 

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can also contact REALTOR® Curtis Gibson and REALTOR® Megan Gibson online here or give them a call/text at (253) 691-2521!