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Audrey Becker

5159631040
  • MLS® #: 573678
  • 2606 Forest Dr

  • Des Moines, IA 50312-5412
  • $260,000 REDUCED
  • 4 Beds, 2 Bath, 2696 , 0.29 Acres
  • Residential
  • Office: Re/max Real Estate Group

This Vintage Victorian home was built in 1887 and is located on a historic brick street within one block of Terrace Hill - Iowa’s Governor Mansion. The deep terraced lot looks over the Raccoon River Valley and features beautiful views of Des Moines south side river including a lighted Fleur Drive at night. It has 2,696 sf of living space on the 1st & 2nd floors with 4 bedrooms & 2 baths. It’s South of Grand location is a very popular neighborhood in the Roosevelt High School district provides easy access to the freeway, downtown, schools, churches, parks, shopping and many casual and fine restaurants. This home has many of the original vintage features including counthian columns, a large eyebrow window, several leaded glass windows, a portico for horse drawn carriages of yester year, an open curving staircase, hardwood floors, extensive detailed woodwork & butlers pantry. This home is spacious and perfect for entertaining! There is some deferred maintenance and is priced accordingly.

Essential Information

  • MLS® #573678
  • Price$260,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Bathrooms2.00
  • Full Baths1
  • Half Baths1
  • Square Footage2,696
  • Acres0.29
  • Year Built1905
  • TypeResidential
  • Sub-TypeResidential
  • StyleTwo Story
  • StatusActive

Community Information

  • Address2606 Forest Dr
  • AreaDes Moines West
  • CityDes Moines
  • CountyPolk
  • StateIA
  • Zip Code50312-5412

Amenities

  • Garages1 Attached

Interior

  • HeatingGas Forced Air, Natural
  • CoolingCentral
  • Has BasementYes
  • BasementUnfinished, Walkout
  • FireplaceYes
  • # of Fireplaces1

Interior Features

Cable TV, Carpeting, Drapes/Curtains (All), Hardwood Floors, Smoke Detector, Tile, Vinyl

Appliances

Dishwasher, Freezer, Microwave, Refrigerator, Stove

Exterior

  • ExteriorMetal Siding
  • Lot Description70X177
  • RoofAsphalt Shingle
  • FoundationBrick

School Information

  • DistrictDes Moines Independent

Additional Information

  • Days on Market138
  • ZoningR1-80

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