There is a candy home in Dallas constructed within the ’50s that simply went on sale, that’s unsullied by flippers’ fingers.
Positioned at 1830 Viewcrest Dr., it is a Three-bedroom 2-bathroom home with 1,379 sq. toes, inbuilt 1956, and with many authentic options, together with hardwood flooring within the dwelling areas, and bogs with authentic classic tile, all in pristine situation.
Different candy touches embody a kind of cool wrought-iron diagonal grids on the entrance door.
There aren’t any granite counter tops, no ugly grey paint masking the unique brick exterior, no shiplap shutters, no faux-marble ceramic bathe wall, no idiotic fake-pebblestones on the bathe ground, no bottom-basement House Depot vainness, no semi-ironic aqua garden furnishings, no “pop-of-red” entrance doorways.
The home is positioned in a small pocket neighborhood within the 75228, with White Rock Lake to the west and Casa View to the east. Viewcrest Drive is a cute little crescent-shaped highway that bends from Peavy to Ferguson Highway, strolling distance to Dairy-Ette and a block from Bishop Lynch Excessive College.
The road has 30 or so solidly constructed brick properties, 1,400 to 1,600 sq. toes, all valued at round $250,000. There are mature timber and it is a close-knit neighborhood group that holds yard of the month contests.
The house at 1830 Viewcrest will not be by a well-known designer like Cliff May, nevertheless it’s an excellent ’50s residence with a flexible format and sensible use of area, notes Jorge Goldsmit, the agent who listed the property for $235,000 on August 26. He studies that the home has a number of presents, and the deadline is August 30.
The complete-sized kitchen has a view of the again yard, with a great deal of counter and cupboard space, and is large enough to suit a eating desk. Previous the kitchen, there is a den that may be used as an workplace or eating room.
The home additionally has storm home windows, which have helped maintain the unique home windows intact; and a big 2-car storage with additional storage.
The home was properly cared for by its proprietor, now deceased, who stayed on prime of the maintenance, Goldsmit says.
“It’d want some beauty work however she did not defer upkeep, and her diligence reveals,” he says.
That beauty work is usually within the kitchen, together with puckering on the vinyl ground and a molded laminate countertop that not even a purist would defend.
However the cupboards are birch plywood, utilized in many of the ’50s homes in that a part of city, with a slim profile, nicer than your ubiquitous pre-fab Ikea improve, nonetheless in nice form — and properly price saving.