Welcome to 614 east 8th Street, this picture-perfect Victorian home in the heart of the Heights offers 4 bedrooms plus additional office/study spaces, updated kitchen and baths, an open floor plan and wonderful outdoor spaces!
Heights living is all about the front porch and this one will not disappoint! The pop of color provided by the Tiffany blue door is the perfect first impression!
The kitchen, dining and living spaces form the perfect trifecta for entertaining! The high ceilings and abundance of natural light provide a great energy that flows throughout the first floor.
The light and bright kitchen features stylish, yet timeless finishes including granite counters, herringbone gray subway tile backsplash that extends to the ceiling and modern pendant lighting over a large center island. There is an abundance of storage provided by the floor to ceiling cabinets, open shelving and pantry! There are some additional storage cabinets in the island which are perfect for baking sheets, etc. This is a very thoughtfully designed kitchen!
The kitchen features high-end, Jenn Air stainless appliances including double ovens, gas cooktop and dishwasher. There is also a wine refrigerator and under counter microwave in the island. This view shows the seamless flow from the kitchen to the informal living space and outdoors.
Here is a sneak peak of the wonderful covered deck and backyard! This is a peaceful space to unwind after a long day and ideal for outdoor grilling and entertaining!
The formal living room at the front of the house can be utilized as a formal space furnished with conversational furniture pieces.The focal point of the front living room is the wood burning fireplace with granite surround and custom mantle. Imagine the cocktail parties you could host in this room!
Although the first floor is one large open space, it is easily divided into more defined rooms to suit your lifestyle. The room through the French doors on the right leads to a guest bedroom that could also be utilized as a home office. The door under the stairs leads to a full bath that is also accessible from the guest bedroom.
The dining room is defined by a beautiful chandelier and there are in-ceiling speakers to provide music during dinner parties!
A closer look at the beautiful chandelier. The walls are all painted a faint gray color to provide a consistent color palette and there is ample wall space for displaying your art collection!
The spacious informal living room/den is perfect for a television and a casual night at home.
The window nook provides a perfect space for an additional conversational set or would be a great area to curl up with a good book!
Additional features of this home include gorgeous hardwood floors throughout, tankless hot water heater, downstairs and primary bedroom are wired for surround sound, custom window treatments throughout, intricate trimwork, stained and leaded glass accent windows and exceptional storage!
Additional view of the bright and open first floor.
There are charming details throughout this home to pay homage to the original 1920s Heights homes including this newel post and stained glass windows throughout. The entry also features a vintage-like glass light and a craftsman door with transom window above.
The first floor bedroom provides elegant and spacious accommodations for your guests. When not entertaining guests, this room can be used as a study, playroom or secondary TV room. There are two closets for storage and a door that leads to the full bath.
The view shows the bay window with leaded glass transoms overlooking the front yard and trees, the perfect backdrop for a home office!
This alternative staging shows that this space accommodates a bed nicely- perfect for a guest suite!
The stylish full bath on the first floor features a fun floor tile, pedestal sink and shower with gray subway tile. The shower and powder bath section are separated by a pocket door to provide privacy when needed.
Additional view of the full bath downstairs with a fun cement tile floor that your guest are sure to love!
The amazing primary suite is a true retreat with a luxurious en-suite bath, walk-in closet and adjoining room that can be utilized in a variety of ways.
The wallpaper accent wall was recently added to provide a pop of drama to this room.
Wonderful, spa-like bath features a freestanding soaking tub, separate oversized shower with two shower heads plus a rain shower, two vanities with quartz counters and modern wide plank tile floors.
The two separate vanities feature quartz counters, great storage, undermount rectangular sinks, beveled mirrors flanked by wall mounted light sconces and modern hardware.
The romantic light fixture provides a beautiful focal point and the large semi-opaque windows allow in just enough natural light.
A closer look at the fantastic shower with bench that spans the width of the shower, multiple shower heads including a rain shower and white penny tile floor.
The adjoining room off the master has beautiful views of the treetops and would be ideal as a home office, yoga studio, nursery or could also be transitioned into a custom boutique-style closet!
Additional view of the adjoining room off the primary bedroom showing the built-in desk.
Spacious primary walk-in closet with extensive built-ins and plenty of hanging space.
Third bedroom is located upstairs.
Fourth bedroom upstairs is currently a sweet children's room. The door leads to a closet with a stained glass window.
This "secret" room located between the upstairs bedrooms would be a perfect art studio or playroom for kids to let their imaginations run wild!
The third full bath is located upstairs and easily accessible to both upstairs secondary bedrooms. This updated bathroom features a custom vanity with good storage and granite counters, bathtub and linen closet.
The second floor landing even has purpose with a chandelier, built-in glass enclosed bookshelves/art case, stained glass accent window and plenty of wall space to hang family photos! On the opposite wall you will find double doors leading to the laundry room and there is also a linen closet, you can never have too much storage!
The back deck overlooks the spacious backyard with mature tree to provide shade. The second floor balcony off the primary bedroom also overlooks the backyard.
The backyard also includes a chicken coop! How awesome is this!? Although the chickens are not included, the coop is so you can add your own feathered friends who can provide endless eggs for your Sunday morning brunch!
The detached garage is accessible from the backyard and from the driveway. The vintage doorways and ivory covered fence provide additional charm to this wonderful home!
The shaded front porch overlooks the beautifully landscaped front yard and tree-lined street.
The nicely landscaped, fully fenced front yard has brick paths that lead to the front sidewalk and to the gated driveway.
The automatic gate leads to a long driveway that is perfect for riding bikes or playing cornhole or hopscotch! The graveled space provides guest parking.
Located on idyllic tree lined street in one of the most walkable neighborhoods in the city, this home truly encompasses Heights living at its finest!
Zoned and walking distance to Harvard Elementary, a highly sought-after Vanguard, STEM Magnet and International Baccalaureate World School. Don't miss out on this picture-perfect Heights gem!
This updated, four-bedroom home is zoned to highly sought-after Harvard Elementary on a 6,565sf lot is one not to be missed! Stunning kitchen w/ impressive island, stainless appliances including double ovens & gorgeous herringbone tile backsplash overlooks the informal living room which is perfect for entertaining! Oversized first floor bedroom w/ access to a full bath could be utilized as both a guest bedroom & study. Spacious primary suite upstairs features a luxurious bath w/ stylish finishes, large walk-in closet & adjoining room that could be a nursery or home office. Two additional bedrooms, an updated full bath & a secret kids playroom/art studio complete the second floor. The charming covered back deck overlooks the backyard and provides a wonderful environment to dine outdoors. Ideally located in the heart of the Heights & walking distance to Donovan Park,Heights Mercantile, Sonoma Wine Bar& numerous neighborhood restaurants. This home encompasses Heights living at its finest!
Family Room, Formal Living, Living Area - 1st Floor, Study/Library, Utility Room in House,
1/Gas Connections, Wood Burning Fireplace
Granite and Quartz
1 Bedroom Down - Not Primary BR, En-Suite Bath, Primary Bed - 2nd Floor, Sitting Area, Walk-In Closet
Double Sinks, Primary Bath + Separate Shower
Breakfast Bar, Island w/o Cooktop, Kitchen open to Family Room, Walk-in Pantry
Electric Dryer Connections, Gas Dryer Connections, Washer Connections
Ceiling Fans, Digital Program Thermostat, Tankless/On-Demand H2O Heater
Crown Molding, Drapes/Curtains/Window Cover, High Ceiling, Wired for Sound
Pier & Beam
Public Sewer, Public Water
Back Yard Fenced, Covered Patio/Deck, Patio/Deck, Porch, Sprinkler System
Lot Size: 6,565 Lot Sqft./Appraisal District
Disclaimer: Lot configuration and dimensions are estimates, not based on personal knowledge and come from a third party (Digital Map Products); therefore, you should not rely on the estimates and perform independent confirmation as to their accuracy