Fircrest Real Estate August 23, 2023

Generous & Well-Maintained Home with Backyard Pool in Fircrest 

Situated on a quiet cul-de-sac in an established Fircrest neighborhood, this 3,530-square-foot residence is ready to become your forever home! Discover a total of 4 bedrooms and 2.5 baths alongside an updated kitchen, a formal dining room, a large living room, a huge downstairs rec room, and more. In the backyard, an idyllic getaway beckons—spend all summer swimming in the pool, unwinding in the hot tub, and hosting sunny get-togethers! Located at 1308 Palm Drive Fircrest, WA 98466 less than 5 minutes to parks, schools, shopping, dining, the rec center, Highway 16 and more, this property is listed for $715,000. 

Classic Pacific Northwest charm delights from the moment you pull in the driveway; lush, mature landscaping in the front yard and tall evergreens in the back frame this picture-perfect beauty. Built in 1968, this residence shows off some of the very best design elements of the era—like the sprawling layout—while boasting plenty of modern features and updates. 

Create a haven for gathering in the expansive living room, where large picture windows let in abundant natural light, and a brick-accented fireplace adds instant coziness to the space. Let life unfold with ease—there’s room for laid-back evenings relaxing at home, hosting a crowd at your next holiday celebration, and all that life brings your way! 

The formal dining room is adjacent to the updated kitchen, a dialed-in space that has room for it all. Spread out on pristine quartz counters while you prep homemade meals, keep kitchen essentials organized and within reach thanks to ample cabinetry, and enjoy efficiency with stainless steel appliances. Featuring a truly timeless aesthetic, the refreshed kitchen checks all of the boxes! From here, you’ll also find a sliding door open up onto a balcony deck where you can enjoy outdoor dining or simply relax in the shade with a view of the neighborhood. 

Upstairs features 3 spacious bedrooms that all open to the incredible backyard for a resort-inspired setting. Each bedroom offers comfortable privacy, and when you’re ready for fun in the sun, just pop outside your bedroom to access the pool. And don’t miss the tranquil primary suite—this calm retreat features a large bay window that invites in cheerful sunlight.  

A huge rec room awaits downstairs, and this versatile space is brimming with flexibility. A second fireplace anchors this space, and while you can create another living area here, you could also use the space for a home office, hobby space, home gym, play room, and more. The lower level also includes an additional bedroom and bath, along with lots of storage!

One of the most unique things about this property is the fact that it comes with a swimming pool and hot tub. The backyard is an oasis of relaxation and recreation; get ready to make years of special memories out here! Cool off in the pool on hot days, sunbathe and have picnics on the patio, and relax in the hot tub while the sun goes down. The lifestyle you’ve been envisioning awaits in Fircrest! 

What Is It Like to Live in Fircrest, Washington? 

At 1308 Palm Drive Fircrest, WA 98466, you’re nestled in the City of Fircrest and surrounded by amenities in neighboring University Place, Tacoma, and Lakewood. For starters, Thelma Gilmur Park is just a few blocks away, and here you’ll find a lovely loop trail around a pond. Bridgeport Way is less than 1 mile away, and along here there’s a large variety of grocery stores, restaurants, shops, and services. Places like Safeway, Trader Joe’s, Whole Foods, Harbor Greens, University Place Pierce County Library, Homestead Park, Cirque Bridgeport Park, several eateries, and much more are all easily within reach along here. One of the big benefits of living here is being just 4 minutes to the Roy H. Murphy Community Center which is home to Fircrest Swimming Pool, huge sport fields, activities, and events. Plus, Highway 16 is a short 5-minute drive away from home. 

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!