Editor's note: This article ran on Sunday, Nov. 5, with the wrong photos. The photos for this home are updated in this article.
Homes like this are a rare find in Des Moines, with the combination of elegant and modern design, updated mechanicals top to bottom and beautiful amenities all in a highly sought after location in a private natural setting.
The custom-designed gem of a house is a marvel of modern lines and thoughtful, high-end details. The kitchen was brand new in 2018 with gorgeous cabinets built especially for the space, quartz countertops and a 17-foot island. The kitchen also features refinished oak flooring, Dacor stainless steel appliances, a wine and beverage refrigerator, two pantries and much more.
Enjoy open living room spaces as well as a spacious office.
Upstairs, you’ll find three bedrooms, including a primary ensuite with two large walk-in closets, a soaking tub and steam shower. A second-floor laundry is both convenient and elegant. The lower level includes a finished family room and additional bedroom.
The home is located on a cul-de-sac and backs to Greenwood Park, offering both natural scenery and privacy.
Entertain with ease on the huge custom concrete patio and tiered deck with high-performance decking just off the kitchen. A new rubber membrane roof was installed in 2020 and all new HVAC in 2018. The heated three-car garage features new garage doors.
Don’t miss the opportunity to see this sleek, modern home South of Grand in person. The property is listed at $1.5 million by Martha Miller Johnson of RE/MAX Concepts. Contact Miller Johnson at 515-480-1583 to schedule a private showing.
Where: 217 49th St., Des Moines
Asking price: $1.5 million
Year built: 1991
Square footage: 3,672 square feet
Paula Reece is a freelance writer for the Des Moines Register.
This article originally appeared on Des Moines Register: A $1.5 million home South of Grand features modern touches