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Listing provided courtesy of Iowa Realty Waukee - MLS#684215Sold by RE/MAX PrecisionMLS Provider
Contact Information: 515-453-6700

720 4th StreetWest Des Moines, IA 50265

Single Family · 3 Beds · 1 Full Bath · 1 Partial Bath · 1,387 Sq. ft. | 0.27 Acres

$242,000 Closed

Closed on 2/23/2024

Overview

Time on Site:
127 days
Visits:
8

Please note- The 2 car garage is on an alley & the retaining wall under the deck is cosmetic landscaping & can be removed. This brick bungalow is filled with its original character & it???s a lot of house in a compact space! The character begins at the front door. Entering, your eyes are drawn up to the spectacular high wood ceilings. Original wood floors run throughout the first floor, including the living room & kitchen. More vintage perks are, 2 wood burning fireplaces, French doors leading to the deck, phone nook & rounded archways! The remodeled kitchen & bathroom 2018 have bright south facing windows & Samsung appliances. Storage built-ins are tucked throughout the house. Third bedroom upstairs has pine wood flooring ready to be made beautiful & there???s more space to expand the room or remake an impressive closet! The partially finished basement has 2 egress windows, stone fireplace, tiled floor, knotty pine walls, a storage room, a laundry room, bathroom, & tuck under garage! Between the bathroom & laundry may be a good spot to install a south facing patio door for a full walkout basement. The yard has terracing at the top of the driveway, great for raised bed veggie or flower garden! Stairs lead up to the back yard & 2 car garage 2000. Roof replaced & added Leaf Guard 2022. Main floor windows replaced 2005. Furnace/ AC replaced 2005, water heater 2014

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Facts & Features

  • Type Single Family
  • Sq. ft. 1,387
  • Price/Sq.ft. $174
  • Lot 0.27 Acres

General

Association/HOA
  • Association: false
School Information
  • School District: West Des Moines
Listing Information
  • Buyer Financing: Cash
Building Information
  • Year Built: 1935
Location/Region
  • County Or Parish: Polk
  • MLS Area Major: West Des Moines
  • Postal City: West Des Moines
Rent/Lease Information
  • Lease Considered: false
Tax Information
  • Tax Annual Amount: 2025.0
  • Tax Year: 2023
General Information
  • Parcel Number: 32003262000000
  • Property Sub Type: Residential
  • Property Type: Residential
  • Senior Community: false
  • Zoning: Res

Interior

Parking Information
  • Garage Spaces: 1.0
  • Garage: true
Beds/Baths
  • Bathrooms Full: 1
  • Bathrooms Half: 1
  • Bathrooms Three Quarter: 0
  • Bathrooms Total: 2
  • Bedrooms Total: 3
Building Interior
  • Below Grade Finished Area: 443.0
  • Building Area Total: 1387.0
General Information
  • Appliances: Dishwasher,Refrigerator,Stove
  • Fireplace Features: Wood Burning,Fireplace Screen
  • Fireplace: true
  • Fireplaces Total: 2
  • Flooring: Carpet,Hardwood,Laminate
  • Foundation Details: Block
  • Interior Features: Dining Area,Window Treatments
  • Living Area: 1387.0
  • Main Level Bedrooms: 2

Exterior

Parking Information
  • Parking Features: Attached,Detached,Garage,One Car Garage,Two Car Garage
Lot Information
  • Lot Features: Rectangular Lot
  • Lot Size Acres: 0.27
  • Lot Size Area: 0.27
  • Lot Size Dimensions: 75X157
  • Lot Size Square Feet: 11775.0
  • Lot Size Units: Acres
  • Road Surface Type: Concrete
  • Water Source: Public
Building Exterior/Construction
  • Architectural Style: Bungalow
  • Attached Garage: true
  • Construction Materials: Brick
  • Patio And Porch Features: Deck
General Information
  • Exterior Features: Deck
  • Sewer: Public Sewer

Neighborhood

Community

50265 (West Des Moines) Demographics
39
Median Age
1,813
Population Density (per sq. mile)
58%
College Educated
$71,560
Estimated Median Income
9,530
Estimated Total Home Owners
4,735
Estimated Total Renters
67% / 33%
Estimated Owner / Renter Divide
2
Estimated Average Household Size
Community data courtesy of LiveBy, Inc.

Schools

Elementary Schools
3
Public
Fairmeadows Elementary School
  • Grades: PK - 6
  • Enrollment: 571
1
Public
Hillside Elementary School
  • Grades: PK - 6
  • Enrollment: 575
3
Public
Jordan Creek Elementary School
  • Grades: PK - 6
  • Enrollment: 748
1
Public
Western Hills Elementary School
  • Grades: PK - 6
  • Enrollment: 576
Middle Schools
3
Public
Fairmeadows Elementary School
  • Grades: PK - 6 /
  • Enrollment: 571
1
Public
Hillside Elementary School
  • Grades: PK - 6 /
  • Enrollment: 575
3
Public
Jordan Creek Elementary School
  • Grades: PK - 6 /
  • Enrollment: 748
3
Public
Stilwell Junior High School
  • Grades: 7 - 8 /
  • Enrollment: 718
1
Public
Western Hills Elementary School
  • Grades: PK - 6 /
  • Enrollment: 576
High Schools
School data courtesy of LiveBy, Inc. School ratings are based on a scale of 1-5, with 5 being the highest rating and 1 being the lowest rating.

Market Data

Based on the last 30 days in this zip code

$355,073
Median Sales Price
$223
Median Price per Square Foot
44
Properties Sold
54
New on Market
84
Average Days on Market
140
Properties for Sale
Calculations provided by Reliance Network

History

Date Event Value Agent
2/27/2024Source: Des Moines Area Status Change
Closed
Kristin Davis
Listing Agent
1/16/2024Source: Des Moines Area Status Change
Pending
Kristin Davis
Listing Agent
12/15/2023Source: Des Moines Area Status Change
Active
Kristin Davis
Listing Agent
11/28/2023Source: Des Moines Area Status Change
Pending
Kristin Davis
Listing Agent
11/17/2023Source: Des Moines Area Price Reduction
$254,000 -2.3%
Kristin Davis
Listing Agent