Beautifully appointed and well-maintained in the heart of Fondren, this traditional-style home has the feel of an English cottage...charming and quaint! Situated on over an acre lot, you have the best of both worlds...the convenience of being close to the city combined with the serenity of the countryside ! A perfectly manicured front lawn and mature landscaping greet you upon arrival! The winding sidewalk leads to the front landing that has a decorative railing and glass-paneled wood front door and transom that is flanked by lantern light fixtures. Step inside to the foyer that separates the formal living room from the downstairs bedroom and features a beautiful wall-paper. The living room has an impressive wood mantle, brick hearth and wood-burning fireplace! Wood floors, wood windows, and chair rail add to the charm of this lovely space and continue into the formal dining room that has a lovely chandelier and an abundance of natural light! The cook's kitchen is right off the formal dining and has been updated with limestone floors, granite countertops, sleek black appliances and deep crown molding and has a breakfast area, built-in desk, an abundance of cabinetry for storage and plenty of counter space for the busy cook! From the kitchen, step into the large family room/den that has its own wood-burning fireplace, mantle and brick hearth flanked by built-in bookshelves and cabinetry, parquet flooring, and access to the patio! The downstairs bedroom can serve as a guest bedroom or can be used as a master suite as it has an en-suite bath and walk-in closet. The en-suite bath has a solid-surface vanity and can also serve as a downstairs guest bath. Downstairs laundry/utility room and storage room! Additional storage space can be found in an under-stair closet! Upstairs you will find two nice-sized guest bedrooms, each with walk-in closets, and a third bedroom that has an en-suite bath so it can be used as a master suite! The guest bedrooms share a bathroom that has a nice-sized vanity, tub/shower combo and recently updated lighting! The third bedroom is located down a short hallway from the guest bedrooms and has a vaulted ceiling, two closets and a stand-up shower! Enjoy morning coffee or early evening cook-outs on the patio while taking in the beauty of the backyard oasis! It's perfect for the gardener, fido or playtime...fully fenced and very private! Across Eubanks Creek is a natural wooded area that is part of the property and adds to the privacy of the backyard! Conveniently located to Fondren dining, shopping, downtown, I-55 corridor, UMMC, and so much more! Don't delay; call your Realtor today!!!
Listing courtesy of BHHS Gateway Real Estate.