Tucked away in a super convenient, central Tacoma location and brimming with potential, this gem is ready to become your home-sweet-home! From the curb, this home’s size is a bit deceptive—showing off a charming, cottage-like exterior, this home actually features an incredible 2,544-square-foot layout! With a generous 4 bedrooms and 1.75 baths, this residence’s expansive floor plan has plenty of room for you to transform with your own unique style. Located at 5116 S Oakes St Tacoma WA 98409, this gem is listed for $282,800.
Nestled on a spacious lot, this Tacoma treasure is a delight to arrive home to. Built in 1945, the exterior showcases strong vintage character, with eye-catching trim and window accents and a classic brick chimney. A lovely path leads to the front door, and trees, shrubs, and a stone-accented garden bed are ready for you to put your green thumb to work. Imagine filling the garden beds with vibrant flowers to enjoy every time you arrive home!
In the private backyard, a similar scene that’s blossoming with outdoor opportunity awaits. Fully fenced and featuring a double car garage for parking or storage, the backyard offers convenience as well as plenty of space for play, entertaining, and relaxation! The lawn is ready for a play area, while the deck is ready for barbecues and sunbathing. Large steps show off the perfect spot for displaying flower baskets, and the deck just needs a barbecue and some comfy patio furniture! Add in a string of firefly lights, and you’ll be ready for hosting backyard parties and get-togethers all summer long.
Similar potential and versatility awaits indoors, and on the main level you’ll find plenty of space to enjoy. Find hardwood floors, and wonderful entertaining spaces in the living room and formal dining room. The kitchen features an eating space, and the main level also includes a den. Journey upstairs to find an area that could easily serve as the master suite, and downstairs you’ll find 2 more bedrooms in addition to a TV room, a utility center, and several versatile nooks that can be used as play areas, an office, a fitness center, and more!
Living in Tacoma
At 5116 S Oakes St Tacoma WA 98409, you’re absolutely surrounded by city conveniences and excellent commuting options. Here, you’re only a 2-minute drive away from Interstate-5, a dream for commuters. You’re also located right along the 41 and 53 bus lines, offering another great option for getting around town.
The Tacoma Mall is only 0.3 miles from home, and here, you’re surrounded by stores, restaurants, services, and other conveniences. Whether you work in the area, need to run errands, or just want to enjoy a nice dinner out, a myriad of choice awaits at your fingertips. Plus, the nearby Wapato Hills Park and Wapato Park offer excellent opportunities for enjoying a scenic outdoor setting, all super close to home.