Lakewood Real Estate July 24, 2017

Retro Move-in Ready Rambler with 3 Bedrooms & 1.5 Baths on Oversized Lot in Convenient Lakewood Location

Built in 1954 and filled with stylish, move-in ready space, this Lakewood rambler is tucked away in a super convenient location! Located at 5928 Gerlings Dr SW Lakewood, WA 98499 and in close proximity to parks, shopping, schools, freeways, Joint Base Lewis-McChord and more, this home offers a long list of city conveniences at your fingertips. Enjoy all of this while living on 0.28 acres with a fenced, private backyard that’s brimming with potential. Plus, this home’s 1,533-square-foot layout includes 3 bedrooms, 1.5 baths, inviting entertaining spaces, and much more! Carefully maintained and thoughtfully updated over the years, this home is listed for $239,950.

Nestled on a mature lot with ample greenery and tall trees, this Lakewood treasure is ready for you to make it your own! Garden beds at the front of the home are just waiting for your green thumb, and the fenced backyard is a dream for those who love to garden as well. Lush foliage surrounds this outdoor oasis, offering privacy and a picturesque view. A patio is brimming with potential—spruce up this backyard hangout and it’s sure to become entertaining central! Whether you dream of hosting barbecues, having your very own vegetable garden, or envision a play toy that’s ready for hours of fun, this outdoor retreat has room for it all! Additionally, there’s space for RV parking, and a double-car garage offers parking and storage as well.

In the main living area of this turn-key home, rich hardwood floors and a neutral color palette set the scene. No matter what your own personal style may be, there’s ample opportunity to transform this versatile haven! A fireplace can serve as the room’s focal point, while large windows fill the space with natural light. A dining room and a kitchen with an eating area are also included in this home’s one-level floorplan.

Find even more versatile space with this home’s 3 bedrooms. The master suite features a huge layout that boasts enough room for a sitting area or a desk, and an ensuite bath offers privacy. Each bedroom provides something special, from built-in closets to scenic views outside. Have an extra room? Consider transforming it into a play room, hobby space, fitness center, or office—the possibilities go on in this versatile residence! 

Living in Lakewood

Located just south of Tacoma, Lakewood is treasured by locals for its incredible outdoor opportunities and, as the name suggests, its many beautiful lakes! At 5928 Gerlings Dr SW Lakewood, WA 98499, you’re close to several top-notch amenities that offer convenience and plenty to do and see. Here, you’re just about a block away from Kiwanis Park. This 3-acre park has a skate park, a path for walking, and play equipment. Several other parks and lakes are close by as well—Steilacoom Lake is closest to home, and here you can enjoy boating, fishing, and more.

You’re also just a 6-minute drive from the Lakewood Towne Center, home to places like Safeway, Target, a movie theater, Barnes & Noble, Bed Bath & Beyond, PetSmart, Office Depot, and several restaurants, eateries, services, and other shops! Whether you need to run errands or just want to grab a bite to eat, it’s all wonderfully close to home. Plus, commuters will appreciate being just a 7-minute drive from Highway 512 and Interstate-5, making it super easy to get around the region. Joint Base Lewis-McChord is also just about a 10-minute drive from home.

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can also contact REALTOR® Ken Thiemann online here or give him a call/text at (253) 370-5626!