Sold PropertiesProperties Sold By Rebecca Powell
5520 Elliot Avenue Minneapolis 55417
- $375,000
  Diamond Lake Park
  Pearl Park

  Todd Park
  Lake Nokomis

  Minnehaha Parkway
  Grand Rounds Scenic Byway

  Minnehaha Creek
  Diamond Lake Neighborhood

  48th & Chicago Business District
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A rare opportunity to live near Diamond Lake, Pearl Park, Lake Nokomis, on Elliot Avenue, in the desirable Diamond Lake neighborhood & all it offers.  Introducing a fabulous Stucco & Stone 1.5 story home that offers great curb appeal, authentic, original charm & extensive updates inside & out! 

Consistently, deliberately & lovingly updated by owner with a long term vision for their beloved home!

Just step out your door for access to enjoy open, Green spaces & much more, in this very serene location. 

Two finished levels offer versatility for your individual lifestyle wants & needs. In addition, this home offers an amazing upper level that is a blank palate to create your own living spaces & build equity! 

It offers dramatic, vaulted ceilings, very open, flowing spaces offering versatility to create spaces for you!

Architectural details offer superior craftsmanship & enduring beauty - inside & out!

Sophisticated Living room, Dining room & Sunroom offer walls of charming (new) windows & luminous natural light! This in addition to the open, flowing spaces that people love & want! Architectural details include a beautiful Brick fireplace flanked by charming paned windows, natural woodwork, archways, dramatic ceilings hardwood floors beneath the carpet & ambiance!

Fabulous Living Spaces - the perfect home for everyday living & entertaining:

Two bedrooms on the main level. A full bath on the main level & 3/4 bath on the lower level. Very spacious & finished lower level, also offers the opportunity to add a 3rd bedroom, just add an egress window! Plus, charming paneling, recessed lighting, and tons of space for storage & your exceptional organization! Don't forget about the entire upper level! Perfect for a private & spacious Master Suite or other. You decide!

In addition:

Spacious, renovated eat-in kitchen with custom, natural Cherry cabinetry, under cabinet lighting, new appliances, Formica countertops, custom tile, new appliances & much more. Great spaces for time together. 

Convenient main level bath was renovated too. A pedestal sink was removed & replaced with a Cultural Marble top, a radiator was removed & baseboard heating installed, connected to the boiler system. No expense was spared (2009). In addition, the removed radiator was installed in the lower level bedroom (that only needs an egress window). 

Amenities & updates:

Original architectural character & detail is coupled with the desirable, updates & living spaces not to mention extensive updates:

2001 - Metropolitan Airport Commission (MAC) installed A/C & new windows & outside doors

2019 - New front steps from Detail Stone (natural stone creations) & frost footing installed too

Attached garage & a great yard offers fencing and gardens

Location.  Location.  Location.  Enjoy urban living at its best in the Diamond Lake neighborhood!

Just 3 blocks to Diamond Lake Park, offering canoeing, nature walks, snow shoeing & more! Only 4 blocks to Minnehaha Parkway & the Grand Rounds Scenic Byway It's enjoyable & convenient with trails just down the street! Connect effortlessly to miles of bicycle and pedestrian paths! 

Just 3 blocks to Pearl Park recreation center & 1 block to Todd Park, offering tons of Green Space to play! Including paved walking paths, tennis court, baseball & softball fields, playground & tot lot.

A short walk, bike or bus ride to 48th & Chicago businesses, including restaurants, theater, salon, boutiques & much more! Eat. Shop. Enjoy! Walk to acclaimed neighborhood restaurants including, Xavi, Turtle Bread Company, Cafe LevainPepitos, Adrian'sTown Hall Tap, 5-8 ClubFat Lorenzo's Pizza and Sandcastle on the beach of Lake Nokomis - plus local grocery stores!

Walk to Lake Nokomis, one of three sailing lakes in the City of Lakes park system! Sailboat buoys & canoe/kayak racks available too. Not to mention 2 swimming beaches, 2 docks, fishing pier, playgrounds, boat & canoe launch, kayaking, paddle boarding, pedal boats, canoeing, & more! Popular baseball/softball diamonds & soccer fields.. Enjoy ice skating rinks, pond hockey, ice fishing & cross country skiing in the winter!

Convenient access to major freeways & just minutes to the Mall of America & Mpls/St. Paul airport! Close to major bike routes! Get where you want to go!

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Selling Price: $375,000

Location:   5520 Elliot Avenue , Minneapolis , MN 55417

Year Built:   1936

Category:   Single Family Home

Square Feet:  2,235

Lot Size:   50x121

Bedroom(s):   2

Bathroom(s):   2

Schools Near By:   Minneapolis

Annual Taxes:   4163

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