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5551 Brockton Ave., Riverside

June 26, 2015 ·

 

5551 Brockton Avenue, Riverside, CA 92506

 

[ SOLD for $386,000 on 11/23/2015 ]  Lovely “Wood Streets” pool home built in 1940 on corner lot. Three bedrooms, 1.75 bathrooms, and approximately 2,000 square feet!

BRAND NEW (never used) remodeled kitchen with granite counters, tile floors, all new self-closing cabinetry, pull-out drawers, recessed lighting, and brand new gas stove and dishwasher. Both bathrooms have just been remodeled too (new shower/tub enclosures, new sinks, hands-free toilet, etc).

Gorgeous hardwood floors were refinished one week ago. Living room with gas and wood-burning fireplace, formal dining room with original swinging door to kitchen, double pane windows throughout, step-down family room overlooking the backyard, central air/heat, some new interior paint, indoor laundry with original built-in ironing board (washer/dryer included), and a private bedroom suite on one side of the house.

Two-car attached garage, roll-up garage door, with driveway access off of Linwood instead of Brockton. Slate tile roof. Lot size is 9,583 sq ft (.22/acre) with an inground pool, in addition to a grassy area for the kids and/or pets to romp around.

Walking distance to Riverside Plaza, RCC, and downtown Riverside. Ride your bike in the new bike lanes along Brockton or along the Santa Ana River Trail. Terrific location!

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Great corner lot in the heart of the Wood Streets historical neighborhood!

Great corner lot in the heart of the Wood Streets historical neighborhood!

Front entry with newly laid lava rock with a heart-shaped stepping stone.

Front entry with newly laid lava rock with a heart-shaped stepping stone.

Side view of home, on large corner lot -- just shy of a quarter acre!

Side view of home, on large corner lot — just shy of a quarter acre! Driveway is off Linwood, not Brockton.

Living room with newly refinished hardwood floors, front door entry, and formal dining room in the distance.

Living room with newly refinished original hardwood floors (first time the floor had been refinished since the home was built), double pane windows, front door entry, and formal dining room in the distance.

Wood -burning and gas fireplace with track lighting, flanked by entrances into step-down family room.

Wood -burning and gas fireplace with track lighting, flanked by entrances into step-down family room.

Remodeled kitchen with granite counters, tile floor, self-closing cabinetry, pull-out drawers, brand new gas stove, and brand new dishwasher.

Remodeled kitchen with granite counters, tile floor, self-closing cabinetry, pull-out drawers, brand new gas stove, and brand new dishwasher.

Alternate angle of kitchen looking towards adjacent formal dining room with original swinging door.

Alternate angle of kitchen with recessed lighting, new pendant light over sink, and original swinging door leading to adjacent formal dining room.

Formal dining room with recently refinished hardwood floors and double pane windows.

Formal dining room with recently refinished hardwood floors and double pane windows.

Master bedroom with attached 3/4 bathroom.

Master bedroom with attached 3/4 bathroom.

Remodeled master bathroom!

Remodeled master bathroom!

Back bedroom with recently refinished hardwood floors, ceiling fan, and fresh paint.

Back bedroom with recently refinished hardwood floors, ceiling fan, and fresh paint.

Front bedroom with fresh paint, recently refinished hardwood floors, and ceiling fan.

Front bedroom with fresh paint, recently refinished hardwood floors, ceiling fan, and walk-in closet!

Remodeled hallway bathroom with dual sinks, subway tile in tub/shower, and hands-free toilet.

Remodeled hallway bathroom with dual sinks, subway tile in tub/shower, and hands-free toilet.

Large family room with ceiling fans, tile flooring, and floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the resort-like backyard!

Large family room with ceiling fans, tile flooring, and floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the resort-like backyard!

Separate laundry room (washer and dryer are included), lots of cabinetry, and original built-in ironing board.

Separate laundry room (washer and dryer are included), lots of cabinetry, and original built-in ironing board.

Inground pool was recently replastered, and the diving board was re-bolted.

Great yard with inground pool ready for entertaining! It’s time for some summer fun…

Grassy area behind the garage and adjacent to the pool area -- perfect for children and/or pets to romp.

Grassy area behind the garage and adjacent to the pool area — perfect for children and/or pets to romp, or add some gardening beds or swing set.

Gorgeous backyard with recently replastered pool. Enjoy your own year-round resort

Gorgeous backyard with inground pool. So much room to add many more lounge chairs, tables and umbrellas, and even a BBQ. Enjoy your own year-round resort!

 

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