Tacoma Real Estate July 20, 2023

Updated Craftsman with Spacious Backyard in Convenient Central Tacoma 

Excellent convenience, smart updates galore, and classic Craftsman charm await! This Central Tacoma gem checks ALL the boxes and is perfectly move-in ready. In the 1,252-square–foot layout, discover 2 bedrooms and 1 bath alongside light-filled living spaces that are a joy to spend time in. Plenty of potential awaits with the rest of the property as well—the spacious fenced backyard, detached garage with shop space, and extra parking are all in the dynamic mix. Located at 1820 S Adams Street Tacoma, WA 98405 and merely blocks to shopping, dining, parks, golf, schools and so much more, this Central Tacoma Craftsman is listed for $440,000. 

This turnkey treasure offers the best of both worlds in more ways than one. You’ll find this home-sweet-home nestled along a sidewalk-lined street with a spacious backyard, and yet city conveniences and freeways are right at your fingertips. An ideal balance awaits with this home’s character as well—while this 1925-built home shows off elements of its original charm, a long list of modern improvements ensures this residence is ready for its next chapter! An updated kitchen, new vinyl windows, an energy efficient ductless heat pump, and a new sewer line are all yours to benefit from.

Each time you arrive home, you’re sure to feel a pride in ownership; the eye-catching exterior boasts quintessential Craftsman design and a timeless color palette. Plus, a cute front porch offers a lovely spot to relax and wave to neighbors passing by! The front door opens to reveal the warm and inviting living room; this haven is sure to become the heart of the home. A generous layout ensures you have room for comfy furniture, an entertainment center, and personal touches; imagine laid-back evenings relaxing with loved ones, or weekends spent hosting gatherings where you can catch up with friends. 

The floor plan seamlessly transitions into the open kitchen; while this home may have been built in the 1920s, its kitchen is designed to meet modern wants and needs! Abundant storage in cabinetry ensures you have space for organizing kitchen essentials, and large counters offer room for appliances and meal prep. There’s even a sunny dining nook that looks out into the backyard. 

In addition to 2 bedrooms, you’ll find a multi-purpose space in the upper half story. Dreaming of having your own home office, home gym, hobby space, or maybe an additional bedroom? There’s room for it all upstairs! Even more flexibility awaits in the detached garage with shop space, and its adjacent to 2 more parking spots and alley access. 

This Central Tacoma property also provides ample outdoor space; while the front yard and backyard are wonderfully low-maintenance as is, there’s the potential for transformation in the future. The deck is ready for outdoor hangouts all summer long, and the fenced yard is ideal for letting pets and little ones play with peace of mind! In the years to come, you might decide to design landscaping, build garden beds for growing your favorite fruits and veggies in, or add a patio for even more room outdoor entertaining. The sky’s the limit, and this Tacoma Craftsman is ready for all that life brings your way! 

What Is It Like to Live in Central Tacoma? 

At 1820 S Adams Street Tacoma, WA 98405, you’re in an incredibly convenient location where everything you might need is easily within reach. For starters, when you need to run errands, you’ll find a long list of conveniences less than a 3-minute drive away; places like Fred Meyer, Walmart, Target, Hobby Lobby, T.J. Maxx, PetSmart, and more are all close by. Additionally, you’ll find several easy dining options, hospitals and medical facilities, incredible parks and a golf course, Cheney Stadium, and more all within reach. For even more variety, head to nearby 6th Ave (3 minutes away) or the Proctor District (5 minutes away) for shopping, dining, bars, local services, etc. Those who commute are especially sure to appreciate this location as well—you’re just 2 minutes from Highway 16 and 5 minutes to Interstate-5! 

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can also contact REALTOR® Trish Stone online here or give her a call/text at (253) 677-1574.