1406 E Maplewood Avenue

Bellingham, WA 98225

Price $388,000
Beds 4
Baths 2 (full)
Sqft 1,622
This stunning custom remodeled home is located at 1406 E. Maplewood Avenue in the popular Columbia neighborhood of Bellingham,  Washington - is just a half block away from Cornwall Park and close to shopping, restaurants, banking, parks and two major bus routes.

This hard to find large 0.61 acre (or over 26,000 square feet) private city lot boarders Squalicum Creek.  Designed for one level easy living, this home is matchless in its construction, appearance and understated elegance.  Complete with beautiful artistic touches throughout - makes this home the ideal in city retreat at the end of your busy work day. Come see the secrets of this wonderful home!

This home's large and sunny back yard faces west.  A natural woodsy environment surrounds the sweeping lawn to the shop/garage and ends at Squalicum Creek.  The yard is private and affords for wonderful afternoon light. Please note that the riding John Deere lawnmower is included in this offer.

The front entry courtyard with ceiling skylight is enclosed and leads to the inviting entrance. Notice the guardian Celtic Dragon that greets you as you enter the home.

The large central living room's soaring vaulted ceiling emphasizes this rooms open spaciousness radiates Northwest hospitality and will be the center of your entertaining.

Enjoy the warmth of a slate surrounded gas fireplace insert in the living when friends drop in!  The fireplace is flanked by custom floor to ceiling maple bookcases, television cabinet and mantel and slate hearth and sets the tone of this informal and relaxing room.

The living room and kitchen open floor plan combination is perfect for the cook who does not want to be separated from family and guests.

The dining space and central kitchen island with custom eating bar was created for lingering and easily hosts intimate meals for friends and family and is a perfect place for doing homework.

French doors from the dining area open to the large master suite and bath complete with custom tile accents surrounding the soaking tub for two, separate walk in tile shower and extra high vanity cabinet countertop with custom ceramic bowl.  There is also a two person infrared sauna and large walk in closet that makes you feel like you are a guest enjoying the amenities of a private Day Spa rather than your own private personal spa in your own home.

It is also important to note that this home's water system is complete with a whole house water revitalize system; a common worldwide natural health technique that creates constructive water polarity throughout the home. Please see the home book for more information on this system.

There is covered parking for four vehicles which is comprised of a two stall carport in front of the house as well as two stalls in the garage/shop in the back of the property. Access to shop is along the left side of the home is a gravel road (grassed over) that runs along the left property line down to the shop.  There is also additional parking space along the front of the home. There is also plenty of room for RV, boat and other recreational vehicle parking.

The home has a new roof, exterior and interior paint, new vinyl insulated windows, fully insulated attic and crawl space, hardwood flooring in the kitchen, dining and living room area, hallway and three of the bedrooms and a slate tile entry.

The hallway (guest) bathroom has an over-sized tiled shower and separate bathtub.

There is also a walk-in pantry/laundry room off the kitchen complete with plenty of shelving.

Driving Instructions are as follows:  Take Interstate - Five and take exit number 256A and turn left (south) at the end of the freeway exit ramp. Go under I-5. Be in the center lane.  Merge to the right lane. Go straight through the first light (which is Birchwood Avenue) and second light (which is Squalicum Parkway). Stay in the right lane and turn right onto E. Maplewood. There will be a sign that will ask you merge into left lane but that is not necessary for you will be turning right onto E. Maplewood Avenue at the end of the extra lane.  Proceed on E. Maplewood Avenue; the house will be on the right.

Listing Agent:  Susan Stecher REMAX
  • MLS Number: 27041606
  • Acres: 0.61
  • Residential: no
  • Condo or Townhome: no
  • Lots Land and Farms: no
  • Investment Property: no
  • Green Home: no
  • Rental: no
  • Recent Sales: yes
  • Short Sale: no
  • Foreclosure: no

Interior Features

Completely Remodeled Last Two Years

Vaulted Ceilings, Open Floor Plan

Master Suite w/Private 2 Person Soaking Tub

Custom Tile & Sink In Bathrooms

Two Person Infrared Sauna

Water Revitalizer System

Custom Maple in Bookcase, TV Cabinet & Mantel

Maple Hardwood & Slate Floors

Exterior Features

Large Lot, 0.61 Acres (26,600 Sq Ft)

Two Bay Shop/Garage 572 square feet with Power & Water & 2nd Story Loft

Covered Parking for Four + RV/Boat

Yard & Lawn Designed For Easy Care

Direct: (360) 319-4939
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Susan Stecher

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