Tacoma Real Estate September 15, 2017

Updated 2-Bedroom, 1-Bath Cape Cod Rambler with Spacious Backyard in Super Convenient Tacoma Location

Thoughtfully updated and showing off timeless style, this 2-bedroom, 1-bath Cape Cod charmer is move-in ready! Featuring a 780-square-foot layout, this home also has plenty of room to grow with its extra ~300-square-foot detached bonus room. Built in 1948, this lovingly cared for home features a long list of updates that modern homebuyers are sure to love—move right in and add your own unique style and decor! Located at 838 S Macarthur St Tacoma WA 98465 in a convenient area close to Highway 16, Interstate-5, and several local amenities, this residence is listed for $235,000.

Offering easy one-level living, this rambler shows off a welcoming open-concept kitchen and living area that promise to become the center of daily life. A simple, contemporary color palette is brightened up even more with natural light that cascades in through this home’s many windows, shining the spotlight on sleek floors and magazine-inspired elements. Versatile finishes ensure you’ll be able personalize the space with your own furniture and decor to create your ideal home-sweet-home! 

The living room flows right into the kitchen, where you’ll find multiple dining options that include bar-style seating at the counter, plus room for a dining nook. Crisp cabinetry is highlighted with elegant recessed lighting, offering a classic feel along with excellence in efficiency. Whether you’re enjoying a laid-back morning with a cup of coffee in hand or having a friend over for a glass of wine, this stylish scene offers the ideal setting!

In addition to this home’s comfortable, versatile 2 bedrooms, the potential for an additional bonus room awaits in the ~300-square-foot detached space. Perfect for a guest suite or private studio, this separate area is brimming with potential. Envision having your very own artist studio, or maybe an awesome space where your band can practice? There’s room for it all! 

This property’s outdoor spaces are no different—a long list of possibilities await. The backyard patio flows into a potential sport court area. Transform the patio with some cute outdoor furniture, a couple of flower baskets, and a barbecue, and you’ll be ready to host weekend get-togethers all summer long! The sport court is just waiting for a basketball hoop, and is ready for sidewalk games, offering plenty of room for little ones to play in the comfort and safety of home. Plus, garden boxes await your green thumb—imagine having your very own garden that’s overflowing with beautiful flowers and fresh fruits and veggies!

Living in Tacoma

At 838 S Macarthur St Tacoma WA 98465, you’re surrounded by commuting options, shops, restaurants, outdoor opportunities, and more! Highway 16 is a short 3-minute drive away, making it quick and easy to get to Interstate-5. Find easy access to transit options on 6th Ave and S Mildred St as well. You’ll find plenty of shopping, restaurants, and services nestled along 6th Ave, which is conveniently just 2 blocks from home. Head south for just a few minutes and you’ll find places like Fred Meyer, Rite Aid, Planet Fitness, and several other shops and eateries as well. 

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can also contact REALTOR® Pat Busick online here or give her a call/text at (253) 732-8750.