A view of the front of the house. The home faces south. Painted 2019 with sherwin williams paint.
A view of the gate that opens to a long driveway up to the cottage. You and your guests will park inside the gate.
A view of the gate from inside the property.
Look at the long driveway! The cottage is nestled in the middle of the lot - away from the street. Plenty of parking for guests.
The recent freeze took many of the fruit trees located in the front lawn. A small rose garden survived!
A view of the front door.
A view of the front door.
A view of the front door and the original hardwood floors. This space is open to the kitchen. It can be used as your dining and/or living room. Three large windows allow plenty of natural light.
A view of the bar that can seat up to two people.
A view of the open kitchen. Who needs a vacation with an island like this? Generous space for gatherings.
The opening to the left leads to the Utility room and a half bathroom. The refrigerator, stove, microwave are available with the home.
This view is from the side entry. The carport allows for easy download of groceries straight to the kitchen.
The island is granite and the center piece of the home. Must see in person!
The top cabinets have clear glass allowing you to show off your collectables. This kitchen was remodeled in 2018.
A Stainless Steel apron sink. Totally urban cottage.
Pull out and self retractable faucet. Easy to use.
Butcher block countertops. This one is naturally oiled. Stop by to see it.
This gas stove has five burners and a convection oven. Drawers flank each side for your pots, pans, and cooking utensils.
Easy to clean stainless steel stove.
The hood is easy to reach but also has a remote control for the fan and lights. Also, easy to wipe down.
On one side of the island is a microwave oven and slots for wine or water bottles. This will allow for more counter space.
A broom closet is off to the side for those quick clean ups.
On the opposite side of the island are slots for cook books, baking pans, or cutting boards. The pull out drawer is a reserved space for your trash can or recyclables.
The refrigerator has the freezer on the bottom, French doors, water and ice dispenser with a water filter. It's a Maytag brand.
Pantry has shelves and another counter top that has been stained - just wipe clean. Plenty of drawers for your kitchen gadgets. This can be used as a coffee bar or a place for your fresh fruits and vegetables. Notice the wall space for your personal touch. The wall sockets have USB ports to charge phones or other electronics.
Behind the kitchen is the family room/den. This entire room was remodeled March 2021. The Air Conditioner also has a remote control. Installed March 2021. Flooring is Vinyl Planks - easy to clean.
In the family room/den is a nook that could be used for a desk. This room has a door that leads to the outside too.
The door in this view is from the kitchen.
The main bathroom has an updated shower with a low step and a hand rail. This bathroom helps keep some of the mid-century charm.
Shower is the size of a tub. Plenty of elbow room.
This bathroom has plenty of cabinet space for your toiletries and towels. The one sink allows for more counter top space.
This is the larger bedroom. It has one reach in closet and one walk in closet. The furniture piece can stay for extra storage.
Here is a view of the walk in closet in the larger bedroom. This bedroom has windows facing the north and east walls. The Ceiling fan has a remote control for the light and fan. Super convenient when you are snuggled up in bed.
A view of the walk in closet. Custom built storage. There is floor space on the right side for a small furniture piece such as a bench or a dresser.
The vinyl plank floor was installed March 2021.
A view of the second bedroom. Ceiling fan and reach in closet. A full or queen size bed fits in this room. A Black-out shade will stay in the room.
A view of the second bedroom. The open door leads to the hallway and the other door is the closet door.
A closet located in the hall way has deep shelves for more storage.
This half bath has had some updates but still has the mid-century charm.
This stackable is new and never been used. The water heater is behind it.
A view of the back of the cottage and the back yard. The back yard is also fenced. The building on the right side of the picture is the garage.
A view of the back yard, fence and the side of the garage.
A view of the side yard. A tall privacy fence divides the cottage and the neighbors to the east.
Another view of the back of the house.
A tall privacy fence surrounds the east and south sides of the property. Pine trees provide shade.
A view of the front yard and drive way that leads to the front gate. The Landlord maintains the yards.
A flag pole is located in the front lawn. Stop by and see this mid-century cottage with some of today's updates.
This lovely home has a back up generator by Generac. When the neighborhood loses power, you can continue working, studying, watching tv, etc. You will be the envy of the street!
The garage fits one car and has plenty of storage for tools, bicycles etc.
Two car ports attached to the side of the home. The side door leads into the kitchen, to the right is the laundry room and to the left is the half bathroom. There is an outdoor ceiling fan in the first car port. The west side of the property has a chain linked fence. The neighbor is a Landscape Company. Stop by and walk this property, you won't be disappointed.
Cute 2 bedroom cottage with appliances, fully fenced yard, detached 1 car garage with storage space, and two attached carports. Parking available for up to 9/10 cars, or a small boat or small RV, or motorcycles. Be the envy of the neighborhood with your own stand-by generator (Generac)! It starts up as soon as the Power goes out. Stop by to see this quaint mid-century home with fresh paint and an updated kitchen. Easy to clean floors including the original hardwoods, tile, travertine, and new Vinyl Plank. The Family room has space for a study/work section. Don't sweat the big fenced back and front yards because they will be maintained by the Landlord. This home is by Shepherd Park Plaza and Oak Forest neighborhoods. Close to grocery stores, bars, great restaurants, and parks. Easy to access 610, I45, 290, & downtown. Call to schedule your tour today.
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Kitchen/Dining Combo, Living Area - 1st Floor, Utility Room in House,
Case By Case Basis
Tile, Travertine, Vinyl Plank, Wood
Kitchen open to Family Room, Pantry, Soft Closing Cabinets, Soft Closing Drawers
No Primary, Shower Only
All Bedrooms Down
Electric Dryer Connections, Washer Connections
Convection Oven, Gas Oven
Dryer Included, Stacked, Washer Included
Attic Vents, Ceiling Fans, Digital Program Thermostat, Insulated/Low-E windows, Insulation - Rigid Foam, North/South Exposure
Dryer Included, Fire/Smoke Alarm, Fully Sprinklered, Refrigerator Included, Washer Included
Additional Parking, Boat Parking, RV Parking
Additional Parking, Boat Parking, RV Parking
Public Sewer, Public Water
Back Yard Fenced, Fully Fenced, Sprinkler System, Storage Room, Trash Pick Up
Lot Size: 1.75 Lot Acres/Other
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