Immaculately maintained and upgraded over the years, this 1,320-square-foot home offers picture-perfect living! In addition to 3 bedrooms and 1 bath, this 1.5-story home features gorgeous living spaces, a stylish kitchen, and an attached, oversized 1-car garage. And just wait until you see the backyard retreat—this lush oasis is absolutely dreamy! Located at 3312 Locust Ave W University Place, WA 98466 and less than a 3-minute drive to Whole Foods, Trader Joe’s, schools and more, this timeless residence is listed for $489,000.
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From the moment you pull in the driveway, this home’s idyllic setting and manicured landscaping make for a lovely first impression! A charming pathway leads to the covered front porch where an eye-catching wood ceiling and recessed lighting await. Set up a comfy sitting area here to enjoy all summer long!
As soon as you step in through the front door, this home’s sundrenched living areas immediately invite you in to relax and enjoy yourself. The dining space effortlessly flows right into the living area and kitchen, and beautiful hardwood floors guide the way. In the living area, a wood fireplace adorned with granite is flanked by eye-catching built-ins, and details like recessed ceiling elements and crisp white trim elevate the overall aesthetic.
The view into the kitchen is sure to delight—this open-concept haven features trendy bar-style seating and a dining nook. Custom cabinets include windowed doors and open shelving so you can display treasured dishware and decor, while shimmering granite counters and pendant lights add elegant flair. Just off of the dining nook, you’ll find a utility room with a sink, furnace, recently serviced heat pump, laundry amenities, and extra office space in the mix as well.
On the main floor, 2 bedrooms and an updated bath are at your fingertips. Each main floor bedroom features convenient original built-ins from 1949, and another bedroom awaits on the 2nd floor. (Plus, you have attic storage!) This home’s updated bath is especially noteworthy—a large walk-in shower, tile floor, and fresh modern finishes sparkle with contemporary style!
Sliding glass doors open up from the kitchen and dining nook right into the backyard oasis. The deck offers a lovely perch to enjoy the view of the expansive lawn and mature greenery, and sunny summertime days are absolutely blissful! A cute patio offers possibility as well—you can transform this sweet spot with comfy outdoor furniture and vibrant flower baskets, giving you a vacation-worthy hangout to bask in whenever the weather warms up. And don’t miss the attached, oversized one-car garage—you’ll find plenty of room to store outdoor tools and toys here in addition to an antique workbench and workspace.
Living in University Place
At 3312 Locust Ave W University Place, WA 98466, you’re in a central and incredibly convenient University Place neighborhood. Bridgeport Way is only 0.4 miles from home, as is Whole Foods Market. As you head south along Bridgeport Way, several other amenities are easily within reach, including places like Trader Joe’s, Safeway, and dozens of other shops, eateries, and local services. Both Curtis Junior High School and Curtis High School are less than 1 mile away, and when you’d like to spend more time enjoying nature, iconic Chambers Bay is only 1.8 miles from home.
Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can also contact REALTOR® Therese Gesch online here or give her a call/text at (206) 550-9407.