5205 Bancroft Avenue

St Louis, MO 63109 SOLD
2 beds
1 full baths
1,174 sqft
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Circa 1924 Just under a century old, this brick bungalow on Bancroft seeks its next steward. Nestled near the Macklind Avenue Entertainment District, this central location offer walkability & access to needed amenities & services too. Sitting above street, but on a level lot, the stairwell leads to a cheerful covered front porch with enamel brick & windowed wooden front door. Inside, you’ll find exquisite original hardwood floors blanket the entire main level. Special millwork remains unpainted through the ages to enjoy deep wood tones that pop from the serene newly painted interior. Lead glass in entryway window & beautiful built-in doors that surround the fireplace w/ wood mantle. Primary bed has French doors that open to the sweet sun porch. Full basement w/ bonus bar from a bygone era waiting to be revived. Possible under porch wine cellar too! Gobs of storage & Laundry area too. Driveway leads to a garage with new vinyl privacy fence on one side & yard space for gardening & play!


Type Single Family
Style 1.5 Story
Architecture Historic, Traditional
Beds 2
Total Baths 1 full baths
Total Living Area 1,174 sqft
Square Footage 1,174 sqft
Garage Spaces 2
Lot Size 0.10 acres
Year Built 1924
Taxes Paid $2,690

Lots & Building Features

Appliances Dishwasher, Washer, Refrigerator, Electric Oven, Electric Cooktop, Dryer, Disposal
Architecture Historic, Traditional
Construction Brick, Vinyl Siding, Frame
Cooling Electric
Heat Source Gas
Heating Forced Air
Interior Decor Bookcases, Special Millwork, Some Wood Floors, Historic/Period Mlwk
Parking Description Additional Parking, Off Street, Detached, Alley Access
Sewer Public Sewer
Special Areas Sun Room
Tax Year 2022
Water Public
Windows And Doors Some Stained Glass, Some Storm Windows, Some Storm Doors
Lot Dimensions 40x110 ft
Fireplaces 1
Fireplace Locations Living Room

Room Details

Main Level Full Baths 1
Basement Description Concrete, Walk-Up Access, Unfinished, Storage Space, Full, Egress Window(s)
Bedroom Description Possible Extra Bdr, Other
Dining Description Separate Dining
Kitchen Description Center Island
Misc Description High Spd Connection, Near Public Trans, Porch-Covered, Smoke Alarm/Detec

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City St Louis
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Junior High School Long Middle Community Ed. Center
Senior High School Roosevelt High

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Emily Oliver, Coldwell Banker Realty - Gunda