Offered for $799,900
Tucked back on a large, private wooded lot with almost 6,500 sq ft of total finished living space between 3 levels, this all brick, nicely updated home offers 5BR/4.5BA, open concept living, a beautiful sunroom and a 3-car heated garage! Bright natural light pours through the extravagant 2-story floor-to-ceiling bayed window. There are new Rubio floors and new carpet (2020) throughout the home. The gourmet island kitchen has been updated with an abundance of custom enhanced JV cured cabinets, new countertops and backsplash, a DCS 6 burner stove, sub-zero fridge and a huge walk-in pantry. A spacious sunroom off to the side with huge windows provides majestic views of the wooded lot, nature and wildlife that surrounds the home. The first-floor master suite will have you ready to wind down at the end of the day with a huge tray ceiling and a large walk-in closet with built-ins. The private bath boasts a double sink vanity, a relaxing jetted soaking tub and a separate walk-in shower. The upstairs is home to 3 more spacious bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms. Head downstairs into the daylight basement that boasts a family room, home theater and golf simulator. A spacious bar is housed down here as well with a dual temp wine fridge and a keg system, making entertaining a blast. There is a home gym in the basement as well as the 5th bedroom and a full bath. Head out into the backyard and enjoy hosting cookouts on the huge patio. Privacy greets you with all of the large mature trees and makes a great space for the kids and pets to run around and play and includes a beautiful outdoor fireplace.
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.