One of the finest homes in Minneapolis, this outstanding landmark residence is in exceptional condition having been lovingly restored and superbly upgraded. Open sunlit living spaces are traditional with vintage elements--all exquisitely detailed. Main level highlights include the grand foyer with flanking formal spaces. The living room offers French doors opening to the upper level terrace with a wood burning fireplace. While the paneled library is a quiet retreat, the formal dining room is well equipped for gatherings large or small. Hub of the home is its center island kitchen (with adjacent family room and home office) featuring banquette informal dining area, wet bar, wood burning pizza oven, and French doors opening to the upper level terrace.
All five bedrooms, including the master suite, are located on the home's second level. Master suite highlights include the French doored foyer with elevator access, a sunny sitting room, vaulted bedroom with two day bed alcoves, private balcony, two walk in closets|dressing rooms, and a luxurious vintage inspired master bath that has both a multi-shower head steam shower and a clawfoot bathtub. Additional bedrooms include the nearby nursery with en suite full bath, second master with dual en suite baths (three quarter shower bath and make up|dressing room with sink), two spacious bedrooms with walk in closets, plus a conveniently located supplemental laundry center.
Walkout garden level amenities include a large family|amusement room with wood burning fireplace, exercise|play room with and adjacent screened terrace, garden room with sink, and walkout to the pool area with easy access to the interior pool changing room with three quarter shower bath and sauna. This level additionally provides access to the attached three car garage, and has a large mudroom with elevator nearby. Garage highlights include three floor drains, supplemental storage area, and bicycle workshop.
The home's third level is comprised of a series of rooms for seasonal storage, as well as a large unfinished space which presents the opportunity for further expansion of valuable square footage. (This level also includes elevator access for convenience transfering items to and from storage).
Outdoor amenities center around the gardenside pool and patio with hot tub, landscaped lawn, and courtyard with access to the garden room.
Within a block to Lake Harriet paths and trails, this outstanding property is a superb reflection of Minneapolis City Lake living at its best.
Basement, Dishwasher, Dryer, Family Room, Fireplace, Hardwood Floors, Living Room, Microwave, Refrigerator, Sauna, Swimming Pool, Washer, All Bedrooms Same Level, BBQ Area, Bike Shop/Work Shop, Breakfast Nook, Classic Millwork, Closet System, Custom Built Ins, Designer Lighting, Elevated View, Elevator, Formal Dining Room, Garage with Floor Drains, Gardens, Granite Counters, In-Ground Sprinkler System, Mudroom, Multiple Terraces/Decks, Sauna, Screened Porch, Security System, Separate Tub & Shower, Stainless Steel Appliances, Third Level Storage Rooms, Two Laundry Centers, Unfinished Area Opportunity (3rd Level), Upgraded, Wet Bar, Zoned Heating & Air