1120 E Michigan Ave
East Lansing, MI 48823 For Sale

$254,900

3
Beds
2
Baths
2,380
Sq. Ft


This unique 1920 fully restored two story craftsman is located in East Lansing's historic Chesterfield Hills neighborhood directly across the street from Michigan State University's campus. It features refurbished original windows and doors, a finished basement, and original refinished solid oak floors that provide added elegance. Additional updates include a new high efficiency furnace and wifi thermostat (2018), new high efficiency water heater (2018), new appliances (2015), new gutters (201 5), and a new roof (2016). The main floor includes a formal dining room that connects through meticulously restored original French doors to a sunroom that is perfect for reading or conversation. A three season's room can be converted into a screened porch and an open front porch together serve to bring the outside into this one of a kind home. The living room includes a refurbished antique wood burning fireplace, antique light fixtures, and a refurbished built in china cabinet.


The main floor includes a formal dining room that connects through meticulously restored original French doors to a sunroom that is perfect for reading or conversation. A three season's room can be converted into a screened porch and an open front porch together serve to bring the outside into this one of a kind home. The living room includes a refurbished antique wood burning fireplace, antique light fixtures, and a refurbished built in china cabinet. The remainder of the main floor consists of a library/office, full bath, mud room, and fully remodeled kitchen (2016) with a gas range (2015), built in matching microwave (2016), wine fridge (2014), and efficient cabinetry. Upstairs this home features a master bedroom with a walk in closet featuring custom oak storage along with two additional large bedrooms. The landing features a linen closet with antique leaded glass doors and looks into a newly remodeled (2017) bathroom with marble tile, built in toiletry closet with antique door, cast iron tub, vintage feel wainscoting, wifi speaker, and high end fixtures. The basement includes a full laundry room with washer (2014), matching gas dryer (2014), and laundry sink. A recreation room is perfect for watching movies or playing pool and features a unique vintage snooker ball light fixture and large closet. As an added bonus, the historic coal bin has been converted to a wine cellar/pantry complete with custom plaster arches. The home sits on "Lot 2 Chesterfield Hills Subdivision 1" and is one of the oldest homes in the neighborhood. It is also one of the neighborhood's best examples of the American "Artistic Bungalow" style of architecture popular between 1909 and 1925. This home is the definition of "move in ready" and is a must see for anyone who appreciates the historical accuracy of its style and its updated features to support modern livability.

Key Features of 1120 E Michigan Ave, East Lansing, MI 48823

Downpayment Assistance
Available

Property Type
Single Family Residence

Year Built
1921

Heating
Forced Air - Gas

MLS Number
240494

Price Per Sq Ft
$108

Time on Market
16 Days

Improvements
4 Season Room, Formal Dining Room, Great Room, Patio, Porch, Screened Porch, Three Seasons Room

Appliances
Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Exhaust Fan, Microwave, Oven, Oven - Gas, Range - Gas, Refrigerator, Washer


Basement: Daylight Windows, Finished, Full, Partially Finished
Bathrooms: 2 Full
Counters: Granite
Exterior: Brick, Wood Siding
Extras: 1st Floor Laundry, Cable Installed, Ceiling Fan(s), Dryer Hookup - Gas, High Speed Internet Avlbl: Cable, High Speed Internet Avlbl: Fiber Optics, High Speed Internet Avlbl: Satellite, Pantry, Smoke Alarm, Stove Hookup - Gas
Fireplace: One, Wood Burning
Garage: 2 Car, Detached, Overhead Storage
Roof: Shingle

Kitchen
Flooring: Tile
Level: 1st Floor
Dimensions: 7.4X13.4
Dining Room
Flooring: Hardwood
Level: 1st Floor
Dimensions: 12.8X15.5
Living Room
Flooring: Hardwood
Level: 1st Floor
Dimensions: 13.3X22
Master Bedroom
Floor Level: 2nd Floor
Flooring: Hardwood
Dimensions: 13.5X15.7
Bedroom #2
Floor Level: 2nd Floor
Flooring: Hardwood
Dimensions: 10.6X13.3

Bedroom #3
Floor Level: 2nd Floor
Flooring: Hardwood
Dimensions: 9.5X13.8

Other Room #1
Level: 1st Floor
Flooring: Hardwood
Dimensions: 9X11.11
Other Room #2
Level: 1st Floor
Flooring: Carpet
Dimensions: 12.3X10
Other Room #3
Notes: BACK SUN PORCH
Level: 1st Floor
Flooring: Carpet
Dimensions: 18.3X9.6

Driveway: Blacktop, Gravel
Sewer: Public Sewer
Water: Public
Lot Size: 0.12 acres
Lot Dimensions: 44x120
Parcel #: 20-01-13-116-017
Zoning: Residential
Tax Authority: East Lansing City
Taxes: $4,365
State Equalized Value: $87,100
Street Type: Curb & Gutter, Paved, Public, Sidewalk
Subdivision: Chesterfield Hills
County: Ingham


Date List Price Status
09/20/19 $254,900 -1.9% For Sale
09/04/19 $259,900

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