Welcome to your very own dollhouse-like Victorian-style home complete with a white picket fence in vibrant Hyattsville Arts District! This vintage home is known as the "Kensington house" and was built in 1894. It features a NEW gabled roof, ornate trim work, and intricate crown molding throughout. There was major renovation from the studs up by the previous owners in the '90s and the home has been recently painted however, there is still room for your own decorative touch! The whimsical front porch is perfect for sipping lemonade in the summertime and drinking cocoa in the winter. Enter a stately foyer to over 2163 above ground square footage, original hardwood floors, and 11-foot ceilings on two levels. The 16 X15 majestic sitting room has the original pocket door, built-ins, ceiling fan, gas fireplace, and three bay windows. The 16 X14 dramatic dining room also has a ceiling fan, built-ins, and three bay windows. The main level has a powder room with the original pedestal sink. The open kitchen area has plenty of cabinet space, a laundry room off the kitchen, and a washer/dryer hook up. There is also a breakfast room off the kitchen perfect for lounging. The 17x19 two-story owner's bedroom comes complete with an ensuite bathroom, walk-in closet, and staircase to an upper-level room wired with cable. Second There is also a spacious 14X10 bedroom on the second level with a full hall bathroom. The home has two zoned heating and air conditioning system and is wired for speakers. The Lower level cellar will satisfy your storage needs and has a brand new sump pump. The custom-built stone patio is perfect for entertaining and stretches across the back of the house. There are two reserved parking spaces with guest parking and also parking in the back of the house. The easy walk to the bus stop, west Hyattsville Metro, and beltway make this home a commuter's dream. It's close proximity to the annual Hyattsville arts festival, shopping, restaurants, entertainment, parks, and bike paths make this one the most desirable locations in the county. Please schedule an appointment to see this lovely home which was included in the 2014 Hyattsville Preservation Association historic house tour and was also featured in the Washington post in the mid-90s by the previous homeowners.
Listing courtesy of Sold 100 Real Estate, Inc..