8132 Friends Avenue, Whittier, CA 90602

$545,000
2
BD
1
BA
1,116
SqFt
Sold Price
$545,000
List Price
$525,000
Closing Date
Nov 01, 2019
Status
CLOSED
MLS#
PW19238003
Year Built
1935
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Living Sq. Ft
1,116
Lot Size
6,818
Acres
0.1565
Lot Location
Lot 6500-9999
Days on Market
4
Property Type
Single Family Residential
Property Sub Type
Single Family Residence
Stories
Two Level

Property Description

Beautiful vintage cottage near Uptown Whittier with large yard, central AC, and tons of original charm. A rare home for buyers wanting Arts and Crafts era character, modern conveniences, affordability, all within a great neighborhood. Recent upgrades include new composite shingle roof, central AC, furnace, and redwood fences/gates. Large living room has 1930's exposed beam ceilings, wood paneling, brick fireplace, built in bookshelves, and oak hardwood floors. One of the first things you'll notice is the homes amazing Deco style brick work on the chimney, driveway, walkways, and front porch. Inside you'll notice many other architectural details including wood trimmed staircase, swing-out casement windows, exposed ceiling beams & corbels, and an exceptional wood front door with iron speakeasy. Kitchen is bright with lots of windows, white cabinets, spacious storage shelves, oak hardwoods, and original tile counters with Spanish tile accents. Bathroom is spacious with new subway tile shower enclosure, new shower fixtures, and new floor tiles. Spacious yard has outdoor fireplace, mature trees, and detached bonus room (not included in square footage). Garage will fit 1 car but there's additional parking in front, side, and rear driveways. Friends Ave is a nice cul-de-sac neighborhood north of Whittier Blvd that feeds Jackson Elementary, Dexter Middle and Whittier High Schools. Beautifully unique homes like this don't last long, come see it for yourself before its gone.

Additional Information

Lot Description
Foothills, Suburban, Urban
Pool Description
None
Fireplace Description
Living Room, Wood Burning, Fire Pit
Heat
Central
Cooling
Yes
Cooling Description
Central Air
View
None
Garage Spaces Total
1
Sewer
Public Sewer, Sewer Paid
Water
Public
School District
Whittier Union High
Elementary School
Jackso
Middle School
Dexter
High School
Whitti
Attached Structure
Detached
Total Number of Units
1

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Listing courtesy of Todd Foust from Century 21 Discovery

Listing sold by Angel Rosas from T.N.G. Real Estate Consultants