Are you home buyer looking for that special home in Lakeville? This home may be the perfect fit for you. The address is 16136 Logarto Lane Lakeville Minnesota 55044. It’s located right off of County Road 46 and 161st St. The location couldn’t be better if you’re looking for a home where you can walk to Crystal Lake, your within three blocks of two beaches and three parks. You can walk to softball fields, a golf course and school. Your less than five minutes from 35W and your commute to downtown Minneapolis in downtown St. Paul is only 25 minutes. You are less than five minutes from Target, Walmart, Rainbow, Burnsville Center and all of the other shopping you could imagine. At all of this together and it becomes very apparent if you’re looking to live in Lakeville this could be the perfect location.
The exterior of the home is vinyl siding with vinyl and aluminum soffits and fascia. Plus vinyl windows which adds up to very low maintenance for you as a homeowner. The home has over-sized two-car garage, asphalt driveway and third parking space to the right of the garage. There is a row of arborvitae trees which adds privacy so you can park a boat, third vehicle or any other toy you have. The lot is almost a third acre but feels bigger than that. There is extensive landscaping around the entire home with lots of mature trees. The neighborhood is very quiet there is a consistent pride of ownership among the neighbors. Mostly local traffic only which makes for a very quiet street.
The backyard is entirely fenced and ready for your family pets. The backyard is flat and all usable, a great area for kids to play. There’s lots of room within side yard to add a shed, play-set or even a garden. There are beautiful perennials planted throughout the entire yard and the backyard has a patio as well as a fire pit. The two-tier deck has a fresh coat of stain and was constructed with extra footings so if you wanted to add a hot tub you would not have to do any additional construction. The deck has stairs that lead down to the backyard and it even includes a safety gate for kids.
As you enter the home you will be surprised by how much room you have in the foyer. There is a large coat closet which is a great amenity to have. As your guests enter the home they will not feel like there is nowhere to stand and will be treated to a stunning open floor plan. Along with the beautiful upgraded flooring the first thing you see is a two-story family room complete with a wood burning floor-to-ceiling brick fireplace, vaulted ceiling and huge window. The eat-in kitchen has stainless steel appliances, upgraded flooring which runs throughout the entire upper level, vaulted ceiling, skylight, breakfast bar, beautiful white cabinets and lots of cabinet and counter top space. If you like to cook and entertain this is an incredible layout for that. From the kitchen you can see the informal dining room which has plenty of room for a full size dining table. It has a bump out bay window and brand-new sliding glass door that leads to the deck and the backyard.
There are a total of three bedrooms in this house to which are on the main level. The master bedroom is spacious with a large walk-in closet. It has a door directly to the full bathroom. One of the unique features about the bathroom on this level is it has a full size tub and separate full shower. Both bathrooms have been remodeled and teacher beautiful vanities. Having a walk-through bath can be very convenient not only for you but for your guests. There is a linen closet on this level for storage as well. The second bedroom has a large closet as well. All three bedrooms in this house are big.
As you enter the lower level of the home you’re surprised by all of the natural light. With the number of Windows this feels like another level of the house and not like a basement at all. The home faces south so you have natural light throughout the entire day in the whole house. The family room is currently being used as a TV room but can easily be used as a game room or play area as well. There’s enough room to add a bar or a pool table if you like and makes a great room for that family member who is a gamer. The third bedroom on this level is perfect for a home office or a guest bedroom. It has a huge closet and lots of storage. The second bathroom is located on this level it has been remodeled and has a large shower and storage. The laundry room is on this level as well, it has all the mechanicals and plenty of room to hang clothing and add additional shelving for storage. There is also storage underneath the steps so you have plenty of space to put things away.
As a buyer you hear all the time that a house is in “perfect condition” or “move-in ready”, pick your cliché. In this case both of those are actually true! The owners of this home have a huge amount of pride in ownership. They have taken incredible care of this house all the way down to the smallest of details. With the exception of perhaps changing the paint color if you wanted to, there is nothing you will have to do to this home other than move-in. This is as close as it gets to a model home. You will truly feel like this is new construction. Take a drive by the neighborhood and give me a call I would love to show you this home. You will be amazed at the quality, care and value that this home offers.
Tom Sommers is a real estate listing agent in Lakeville, MN
Tom Sommers is a Lakeville Realtor