Tacoma Real Estate May 7, 2024

Mid-Century Home in Tacoma’s West End Neighborhood 

Offering the perfect balance of generous living and timeless charm, the home-sweet-home you’ve been dreaming about beckons from this mid-century retreat! Nestled in Tacoma’s West End neighborhood, this residence with western exposure promises views of the shimmering Tacoma Narrows and breathtaking sunsets. Just a few of this 2,700-square-foot home’s highlights include the living room with stunning floor-to-ceiling windows, the potential for an ADU conversion on the lower level, the idyllic courtyard… and that’s only the beginning. Located at 1751 N Narrows Drive Tacoma, WA 98406 and merely minutes to Highway 16, shopping, dining, parks, schools and more, this 3-bedroom, 2.75-bath mid-century home is listed for $715,000. 

As you arrive home, this peaceful property surrounded by established landscaping transports you to another world! This 1959-built home includes eye-catching mid-century details alongside modern considerations, like AC and the recently replaced roof. The driveway passes through the attached carport, and this home’s picture-perfect courtyard is ready to welcome you home. On the main level, the living room is the star of the show—the wood-burning fireplace features quintessential mid-century style, while the wall of floor-to-ceiling windows lets in natural light and frames the expansive view. Gather and relax with loved ones while you catch up, and admire the sunset as you unwind at the end of the day. Pure bliss! 

Seamless flow leads right into the adjacent dining room and galley-style kitchen. The well-appointed kitchen checks all the boxes with its abundance in storage space and large counters ready for meal prep. And don’t miss the open shelving alongside the dining area—display framed photos, treasured dishware, and plants to show off your personal style. 

In addition to this home’s 3 bedrooms and 2.75 baths, even more square footage is brimming with possibilities. The downstairs offers versatility galore with a guest bedroom and bath. In the future, you could convert this space into an ADU for even more flexibility. Find potential in the rec room, additional flex space, and shop/storage room as well; bring your vision to life here! Transform any extra square footage into a home office, home gym, art or music studio, hobby room, play room, and more. 

In addition to all of the gorgeous trees, shrubs, flowers, and other plants that surround this West End property, a beautifully curated courtyard offers a charming backdrop for relaxing out in the fresh air, hosting visitors, and putting your green thumb to work. The extra-large back deck expands your living space even more—there’s room for an outdoor dining set, and an outdoor living area complete with lounge chairs. From the inside out, this mid-century getaway is ready to become the delightful backdrop for all that life brings your way! 

What Is It Like to Live in the West End Neighborhood of Tacoma? 

At 1751 N Narrows Drive Tacoma, WA 98406, you’re situated in an established neighborhood in Tacoma’s West End and merely minutes to top Tacoma conveniences and attractions. Highway 16 is only one minute away, and shopping and dining options are just 3 minutes away on North Pearl Street. Popular amenities and attractions like Titlow Beach, Point Defiance, Point Ruston, Proctor District, 6th Ave, Gig Harbor, etc. are no more than ~7 minutes away. For additional shopping options close to home, head south into University Place to find plenty of grocery shopping, dining, and services. 

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!