Just Listed: Classic Capitol Hill Craftsman

1150 17th Ave E-33

This lovely Craftsman sits on a coveted tree-lined Capitol Hill street, within easy walking distance of Volunteer Park, 15th and 19th Avenue shops and eateries, and both private and public schools, all in a surprisingly quiet setting. Well-manicured landscaping and a rocking chair front porch create an inviting street presence and feeling of “home.”

A formal entry welcomes guests to a circular and nicely flowing floor plan graced with original details including box beam & bead board ceilings, wainscoting, leaded windows, columns, and oak floors. The light-filled eat-in kitchen and adjoining family room have a romantic outlook to Capitol Hill’s canopy of trees with a Cascade Mountain backdrop. A large entertaining deck sits off the kitchen. The upper level has three large bedrooms, including a master with a three-quarter bath; an additional full bath; peek-a-boo views of Lake Washington; and east-facing deck.

The lower level works well for additional living, hobby, play space or easy guest quarters/mother-in-law suite with an additional bedroom, ¾ bath, full kitchen, and common area with French doors as a choice separate entrance. The private and fenced backyard has a level lawn surrounded by gardens and native plantings and access to the large storage area/shop that sits beneath the kitchen deck.

For more information about this home, or to learn more about Capitol Hill real estate, please contact the listing agent, Kristine Losh.

The Details

1150 17th Avenue East

Bedrooms: 4 | Bathrooms: 3 | Sq. Ft.: 2,950 | Year Built: 1904

Available for: $1,300,000

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Just Listed! Stunning North Capitol Hill Tudor

954 17th FrontJust listed, this North Capitol Hill home is lovely in so many ways. This stunningly updated and cared for Tudor sits on a pristinely landscaped corner lot, anchored by an 80+-year-old Atlas Cedar. This home checks every box: formal and sophisticated entertaining spots; beautiful and functional eat-in kitchen with attached family room; and chef’s kitchen fully equipped with stainless steel appliances and granite counter tops. This home features beautiful hardwood floors and leaded windows throughout; designer fabric window coverings; and Barbara Barry fixtures.

Hardwoods continue on the upper floor, and a full bath serves three comfortable bedrooms with generous closet space. It is easy to take respite in the master suite with its soft grey walls. A walk-in closet and full bath, adorned in Carrera marble and two pedestal sinks, in keeping with the homes era, complete this grown-up space.

The garden is serene and private. Landscaping by Beers-Withington, it is completely in touch with its environment; the native plantings designed to create a purposeful and tailored effect with a smidge of whimsy. There are three cedar decks: one directly off kitchen/family room for outdoor dining, one tucked privately along the side of the house to escape the heat and nap in a hammock, a third at the lawn’s edge to catch the last rays of sunlight.

For more information or to make an appointment to see this fabulous home, or to learn more about Capitol Hill real estate, please contact the listing agent: Kristine Losh.

The Details

Bedrooms: 4+ | Bathrooms: 4 | 4,050 sq. ft. | Year Built: 1928

Available for $2,100,000

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Recent Capitol Hill Neighborhood Home Sales

There are many noteworthy homes that have sold in recent months in the Capitol Hill neighborhood, and if you’re looking to move in the near future here is a good indication of what homes are selling for in the area. Last month 12 sales closed in the Capitol Hill and North Capitol Hill neighborhoods, with the sales ranging between $530,000 – $1,185,000. In addition, 21 condo units sold last month with sales ranging from $146,500 to $600,000. Check out these recent interesting sales in the area, and if you’re interested in moving to the Hill contact your local real estate agent for more information.

709 15th Avenue E – SOLD $1,190,000

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This beautiful Capitol Hill custom residence was built with a one of a kind styling, with barrel vaulted ceilings, unique stainless glass accents and and oak finishes. This home sold recently for 91.89% of the asking price.

909 E Newton Street #C6-7 – SOLD $1,490,500

Cap Hill condo

This beautiful North Capitol Hill condominium features gated entry, in the boutique Newton Place condominium complex. It has stunning views of the sound, Olympics, Lake Union, and Queen Anne, and the gorgeous grounds include an outdoor pool perfect for summertime fun on the Hill.

947 18th Ave E – SOLD $1,915,000

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This home was timelessly rebuilt by an award winning architect and custom Seattle home builder owners, and the quality of this home is impeccable. This neighborhood home closed last month for 95.99% of the asking price, and new owners will enjoy everything new in the home as of 2008 ; plumbing, electric, walls, flooring, you name it!

115 Bellevue Ave E #302 – SOLD $145,000

Cap Hill Coop

This East facing Capitol Hill Co-op corner unit in the Troy Co-op building features very open formal living spaces and has a walk score of 92. This was a really great opportunity for a renter to own a unit on Capitol Hill, and sold for a little over 87.9% of the asking price.

1935 10th Ave E – SOLD $2,153,000

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This beautiful Capitol Hill home has outstanding views of Lake Union, Queen Anne, Downtown, the Space Needle, The Olympic Mountains – you name it! Features include oak flooring, tall ceilings, floor to ceiling windows, marble fireplace, chef’s kitchen and much more. It is no surprise that this home sold for over 100% of the asking price!