1941 Deerwood Avenue is the rare Highlands home that has all newly updated mechanicals. All major home systems such as heating and air, hot water heater, roof, and energy-efficient windows are less than four years old and carry warranties that transfer to the new owners! These updates are already finished so you'll save thousands. With a few cosmetic touches, your new home could be on par with comparable homes in the neighborhood that have sold for over $600,000.Nestled in the desirable Deer Park neighborhood, you'll find yourself within a very short walking distance to all of the shopping, dining, and entertainment options that Bardstown Road is known for. However, nights staying in are when this home really shines. As you approach the property from the sidewalk on Deerwood Avenue you'll notice the huge covered front porch with traditional haint blue ceiling, absolutely perfect for enjoying the sights and sounds of the neighborhood or for enjoying a cool drink while you chat with neighbors. This is Highlands living at its finest.
However, if a serene peaceful recharge is needed then the backyard is the oasis you are looking for. Retreat to your screened in deck and relax next to your very own koi pond, complete with water feature and surrounded by summertime flora. The open garage and patio area provide even more private outdoor spaces perfect for entertaining.
The potential to host the best gatherings for family and friends doesn't end when you walk through the doors. The interior absolutely bursts with the character and charm that you'd expect from a turn-of-the-century Victorian home that has been perfectly blended with all the modern features that modern living demands. The kitchen boasts an incredible half-moon island with bar-top seating and modern appliances along with the exposed brick to maintain the classic Highlands charm. The kitchen also provides access to the first-floor laundry room complete with storage cabinets and the washer and dryer that convey with the property. Elsewhere on the first floor is the dining room with one of the home's three fireplaces, a full bathroom, and the living room, which also a fireplace and built-in shelving.
Access to the second-floor is via one of the two staircases. The front staircase greets you as you enter into the foyer. Its classic newel posts and landing are perfect examples of the gorgeous architecture in this home. At the top, you'll find three bedrooms, a full bathroom, the butler's pantry which makes for a spectacular home-office, and access to the finished third floor. The back staircase is one of two ways to access to the third bedroom, that has its very own loft space and controls for the sound system for the first floor and back deck.
The newly remodeled third floor makes for the perfect fourth bedroom or cocktail lounge and it already has plumbing run for a small wet-bar, that could possibly be converted into a third bathroom. The solid hickory hardwood floors really tie this space together. The third floor also contains ample storage space in an attic. However, if you are still craving more space for holiday decorations or maybe even a workshop the unfinished basement is the spot for you. Currently housing only the utilities, this space can be accessed from either the first floor or from a staircase to the backyard and is over 300 sqft of potential. Schedule your showing today.