The charm of another era and the modern conveniences for today’s lifestyle can be found in this historically significant and captivating East Grand Rapids residence. It is privately positioned on two-thirds of an acre on Plymouth Avenue,. one of EGR’s most prestigious streets, close to schools and Gaslight Village. It has more than 5000 square feet of finished living space with spacious rooms, soaring ceilings,substantial crown moldings and timeless architectural elements. From the 1920’s, this classic, all brick, English Tudor has 5 bedrooms, 3 full and 2 half bathrooms. Mahogany woodwork, lead glass windows and doors, limestone fireplace and Pewabic tile floors are just a few of the exceptional features of this museum-quality home.
The highly functional chef’s kitchen includes Wolf and Bosch appliances, built-in Miel coffee station, wall cabinet Sub Zero refrigerator, stunning soapstone countertops, hardwood floors and beautiful custom cabinetry. It opens to a window wrapped family room with fireplace. The grand foyer leads to an impressive, sweeping staircase that takes you to the second level. An expansive owners suite includes a huge, custom closet with beautiful built-in cabinets, dressing area and bath. Two additional bedrooms, one of which includes an office or study area and bathroom complete the second level.
The third floor is approximately 750 square feet, with three rooms of newly installed wood flooring and an additional bathroom. The recently remodeled daylight lower level has a recreation room, half bath, laundry area and multiple storage options. The rear entrance opens to a large mudroom and then continues to the 2 1/2 stall attached garage. From the eating area, French doors lead to a recently constructed two-tiered pond with soothing waterfall and natural limestone garden area. A large, fenced backyard is ideal for a variety of activities and has a fire pit and play structure. It is professionally landscaped with underground sprinkling and new invisible fencing. There is hot water heat along with central air conditioning. All mechanicals have been updated and impeccably maintained. While there have been many changes since it was built, generously proportioned spaces, exquisite detailing, sun-drenched rooms and towering trees make this an impressive and timeless residence.
|Address:||625 Plymouth Ave. SE|
|City:||East Grand Rapids|
|Lot Square Feet:||0.68 acres|
|Bathrooms:||3 Full, 2 half|