home in urban cohousing neighborhood for sale (Portland, Oregon)
From: jujumail (jujumailmac.com)
Date: Sun, 28 Jan 2007 16:11:10 -0800 (PST)
$429000 Large, beautiful 4-br old Portland home in Ongoing Cohousing community

Looking for a buyer who wants to become part of the OnGoing Cohousing community in the vibrant Alberta Arts District in NE Portland.

About the home...

- original character remains in this classic old PDX home built in 1907... celebrating its 100th anniversary! - potential to finish attic, basement and studio/apartment over 2- story garage - four bedrooms, one bathroom... 1600 square feet (2400 including basement)
- large foyer with french doors leading to living and dining rooms
- four-square construction allows for lots of natural light throughout house
- second floor covered balcony off large upper floor landing
- nice neighborhood views from all directions upstairs
- fir floors on main floor, part-wool berber on top floor
- period touches throughout: high ceilings, plate rail in dining room, lovely original wood banister, and crown molding on windows / doors all original (some still natural and unpainted, some painted with high-quality oil-based paint)
- full one-room pantry off kitchen, original wood cabinetry
- wood stove in living room, as well as a retired fireplace in one of the upstairs rooms - full, completely dry basement with door on same level leading to street - high-tech cat-5 internet wiring throughout house, with switch in basement
- one side of full 3-sided porch extends to back/side yards
- tinted concrete terraced retaining walls with garden beds on west side of house
- well-established, raised-bed organic garden plot in back yard
- large corner lot w/ fruit trees: apple, plum, cherry, fig, Asian pear
- rain-collection barrels store rain water for watering garden
- solar panels for hot water heater just need reconnection
- located in a vibrant arts community, among friendly neighbors... just down the street from the new Sabin Green community designed in cooperation with Mark Lakeman

About the Ongoing Cohousing Community...


For more information about the house and/or the community, please contact me at jujumail [at] mac.com.

If you are interested in touring the house or making an offer, I will put you in touch with our realtor. Thanks.


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