Offered for $315,000
Sharp new listing on a quiet corner lot in West Central. One of the hottest areas in Fort Wayne, with Parkview Field, shopping, breweries, and entertainment within walking distance. This 2,900 sq. ft. home has recently had many big-time upgrades, including a new kitchen, brand new HVAC system, new master bathroom, re-finished upstairs wood floors, new brick on the chimney, and gutters with gutter guards. Amenities include a massive, updated, open kitchen with a Wolf gas cooktop, stone countertops, 3-stool breakfast bar at the island, double oven, and pantry. The 28×17 master bedroom is open and bright with many windows, a fireplace, and a fully updated master bath suite with a walk-in shower and garden tub. The main floor includes a breakfast area and dining room, a huge living space with built-in bookcases, surround-sound built-in rear speakers, and a gorgeous 3-seasons room with exposed brick. The upper level has another bedroom, loft area, full bath with a glass shower, and a walk-up to plentiful attic storage space. Exterior living space includes a deck, open patio, and privacy fence.
About the Area
Offering warm Hoosier hospitality, Fort Wayne is Indiana’s second-largest city and is home to over 250,000 residents who enjoy everything that the All American City has to offer. With Fort Wayne’s low cost of living and national rank as one of the Best Places to Live, it’s no wonder that so many people call this city “home.”
As a midsize metropolitan city in the heart of the Midwest, Fort Wayne is centrally located and nearly equidistant from bustling cities such as Chicago, Grand Rapids, Detroit, Cincinnati, Louisville, and of course Indianapolis.
With 86 parks and over 2,800 acres of parkland, members of the Fort Wayne community also enjoy being active. Running and cycling events like the Fort4Fitness marathon and Open Streets are becoming increasingly popular and the Fort Wayne Trails System recently reached 100 miles of trails. For the avid sports fans, the city also has three championship-winning minor league teams: The Komets (hockey), The Mad Ants (basketball), and The TinCaps (baseball). Fort Wayne’s Parkview Field has additionally been ranked as the #1 Minor League Baseball Experience four years in a row.
Families can enjoy the internationally acclaimed Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo, the downtown Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory, and the interactive and hands-on learning found at Science Central. During the summer months, Fort Wayne is also host to several arts, culture, and music festivals which draw crowds from all over the Midwest, most notably the Fort Wayne Three Rivers Festival.
Fort Wayne is a hub for arts and culture in the community. Right on Main Street you’ll find The Arts United Campus, Auer Center for the Arts, the Fort Wayne Museum of Art, the Fort Wayne Ballet, and the Artlink Contemporary Art Gallery. With venues like The Embassy, Foellinger Theater, Allen County War Memorial Coliseum, and The Clyde, there is always something to experience–whether it be local or national acts. Fort Wayne is also home to the world’s leading music technology and instrument retailer, Sweetwater Sound.
As the city continues to grow, so does its ambitions. As a part of the downtown and economic development plan, the city is working to revitalize the old General Electric campus and transform it into a cultural hub for retail, residential, and entertainment. The Landing, a historic downtown community, is also being renovated to include apartments, restaurants, a brewpub, retail spaces, and more.