Owner info:
GARY MR
Phone: See owner phone
Listed on: July 17, 2017
single-family-lakeland-for-sale-818 mississippi ave,lakeland, fl 33801-5977
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About my listing

FOR SALE BY OWNER: LOCATION ! LOCATION ! LOCATION ! BACK ON THE MARKET !!! Your opportunity to own a beautifull authentic 1925 craftsman Bungalow nestled in the heart of Lakeland's historic district on Mississippi Avenue; one of the most sought after HOT LOCATION in Historic Lakeland Florida at entry level price! Homes have increased by 6% in the past few months and market is showing will be increasing to another 6% according Local Realtors. This home is a two minute walk to Lake Morton also known as the Swan Lake which is the logo for the city of Lakeland. Lake Hollingsworth is a five minute walk to the south on Mississippi Avenue. ALL BRICK PAVERS in the front of the home plus carport and side entrance to back of home; you are around the corner from the library and Polk Musuem . Home is close to a 200 deep lot; fenced in backyard property; nice views all around the home including other well-kept bungalows. The house is 1025 ft. with a good size kitchen [11.9 x 13.4] with 29 cabinets and eight drawers, new appliances plus plenty of counterspace; formal dining room [11 x 15.4] living room [12.9 x 13] with original fireplace centered between two windows. Two good size bedrooms [11.8 x 11.3] [11.6 x 11.6 ] with closets; plus what is currently a [7.2 x 11.3] craft/workshop/office room or quest room with windows all around with plenty of light plus a closet. Currently one bath [9.4 x 5] in all white with great charm; also plumbing for second bath. Center hallway [3.5 x 6.6]. Current taxes are 1008. As by the images below you will notice the house has an open floor plan with bookcase built-ins in the dining room, original brick fireplace with paneled walls above mantle and 9 foot ceilings throughout the home. There are wall mouldings separating the living and dining area entrance. Hardwood floors; ceramic tile in kitchen and bath. A new quality architectural shingle roof. Tankless hot water heater with hot water on demand. Updated electrical. Private and public schools close by. The back of the house has a full deck recently power washed and sealed; the house has been freshened up with new paint. The attic with its monster size rafters and beams and head room in the center. Great storage area. There is a two-year young shed at the side yard entrance matching the home. A side yard of brick pavers and all natural Florida plantings. The back yard has plenty of room for a pool; home addition or even another home. The Home is within 3 miles of two major malls north and south. Movie theaters, grocery stores, and many restaurants. Please note serious buyers call telephone numbers posted; no responses to emails or texts thank you. For showings please be pre approved or letter for funds to purchase thank you. 717-951-5765 717-413-8394

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What I love about my home

Please CALL: 717-951-5765 / 717-413-8394 for appointment. The neighborhood also has one of the largest collection of Frank Loyd Wright buildings known as a project called Children of the Sun which is Florida Southern College. The downtown is within walking distance with a first Friday bash; car show; outside vendors and plenty of restaurants. Every Saturday there is a farmers market on Kentucky Street downtown for your fresh produce etc. a perfect setting for a perfect neighborhood. Neighbors are great, friendly and helpful. All in all a super nice place to live.

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Facts:

Listed on: July 17, 2017
  • Type: Single Family
  • Folio / Tax ID: 242819224000001180
  • Built in: 1925
  • Surface: 1,025 Sqft
  • Price/ Sqft: $213.66
  • Last sold: Jun, 2014 for $155,000
Monthly Est. Mortage: $923.53
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