2474 42nd Ave W Seattle, WA 98199
Listing Courtesy of: Northwest MLS / Windermere Nw / Scott Shutes and Compass / Windermere NW / Molly Shutes

  2474 42nd Ave W Seattle, WA 98199

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Old World Charm abounds in this elegant residence that was thoughtfully created in 1937. Situated high off the street to take advantage of the enchanting views of the Puget Sound, Olympic Mountains, and gorgeous sunsets. The grounds offer lush mature landscaping with beautiful plantings and is highlighted by the picturesque Magnolia tree which is prominently sited in the front yard.
The main floor takes advantage of the views and features the formal entry with period tile flooring and circular staircase with wrought iron hand railings, a spacious sun-drenched living room with period fireplace, formal dining room, hardwood floors, beautiful Mahogany woodwork, leaded glass windows, timeless design and arches throughout.
The chef’s kitchen is light filled and features painted cabinets, granite counters, tile backsplash, well placed prep island, and a delightful eating area that overlooks the rear yard and terraced patio area.
The upper floor features the spacious primary suite with mesmerizing Western views, sitting area and a walk-in closet and wash basin. Second bedroom is generous in size and enjoys views of Mount Rainier, Olympics, and the Sound. Full bath accented with period tile services this floor.
The lower level offers the spacious rec/media room with period fireplace and built-in cabinets, above ground windows allow for an abundance of natural light, new engineered hardwoods, fresh paint, bright and cheery laundry area with three quarter bath, a fun craft area, and access to the rear yard.
Additional features include: heat pump and AC, updated electrical panel, terraced rear yard patio with grape arbor, and the two car garage off alley with desirable DADU potential.
This exquisite home is conveniently located to Magnolia Village, Elliott Bay Marina, Public boat launch & beach, Discovery Park, Expedia’s new headquarters at the foot of the Magnolia Bridge, Fisherman’s Terminal, Ballard Locks, Amazon Campus & South Lake Union, Myrtle Edwards Waterfront Park, Public Market, Seattle’s re-imagined waterfront and Aquarium, Colman Ferry Terminal, Seattle Center, Space Needle and Chihuly Gardens, and is an effortless commute to downtown!

MLS #:
Lot Size
4,300 SQFT
Single-Family Home
Building Name
Carleton Park
Year Built
2 Stories W/Bsmnt
Sound, Mountain(s)
School District
King County

Listed By

Scott Shutes, Windermere Nw
Molly Shutes, Windermere NW
Bought with
Mike Moghaddas, Compass
Northwest MLS as distributed by MLS Grid
Last checked May 29 2024 at 4:07 AM GMT+0000
Bathroom Details
  • Full Bathroom: 1
  • 3/4 Bathroom: 1
  • Half Bathroom: 1
Interior Features
  • Washer
  • Stove/Range
  • Refrigerator
  • Dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Walk-In Pantry
  • Laminate Hardwood
  • Hardwood
  • Ceramic Tile
  • Central A/C
  • Heat Pump
  • Forced Air
  • Magnolia
Lot Information
  • Sidewalk
  • Paved
  • Curbs
  • Alley
Property Features
  • Patio
  • Fireplace: 2
  • Foundation: Poured Concrete
Heating and Cooling
  • Heat Pump
  • Forced Air
  • Central A/C
Basement Information
  • Finished
  • Vinyl Plank
  • Stone
  • Laminate
  • Hardwood
  • Ceramic Tile
Exterior Features
  • Wood Products
  • Brick
  • Roof: Composition
Utility Information
  • Utilities: Geothermal, Sewer Connected
  • Sewer: Sewer Connected
  • Fuel: Geothermal
School Information
  • Elementary School: Seattle Public Sch
  • Middle School: Seattle Public Sch
  • High School: Seattle Public Sch
  • Detached Garage
  • 2
Living Area
  • 3,010 sqft
Disclaimer: Based on information submitted to the MLS GRID as of 2024 5/28/24 21:07. All data is obtained from various sources and may not have been verified by broker or MLS GRID. Supplied Open House Information is subject to change without notice. All information should be independently reviewed and verified for accuracy. Properties may or may not be listed by the office/agent presenting the information.