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8561 Hickory Ln., Riverside

October 21, 2017 ·

8561 Hickory Ln, Riverside 92504 listed by THE SISTER TEAM

 

 $389,900  [ IN ESCROW ]   We dare you to find such a well-maintained and highly upgraded home as this, in this highly affordable price range! Built in 1954, with over 1400 sq ft, this custom home has 3 bedrooms (a wall was removed from 4th bedroom to increase one bedroom size — could easily be reverted back to 4 bedrooms), 1.75 bathrooms, living room with fireplace and hardwood floors, formal dining area, and gorgeous landscaped yard.

The hardwood floors were refinished beautifully by a local hardwood floor craftsman. Not even 2 years ago, all new custom double pane windows were installed with a design feature that allows you to clean windows by folding them inward without having to remove screens. Recessed lighting in living room, kitchen, and hallway. Gas and wood-burning fireplace in living room and the 75″ Sony smart TV and sound bar, which are less than a year old, are included with the house at no extra cost! All appliances are included too, as well as the washer/dryer.

The kitchen is light and bright and a delight, with dishwasher, gas stove, counter top microwave, recessed lighting, space for breakfast table and chairs, and a walk-in pantry! Dining area just outside the kitchen overlooking the living room and fireplace. Think about the family gatherings during holidays. Warm and inviting…

The master bathroom was tastefully remodeled less than a year ago with all new plumbing. The hallway bathroom is vintage, but so well-maintained and clean that you would think it was brand new; this bathroom also has new plumbing.  Laundry room is just outside the kitchen (washer/dryer are included), and the water heater is only about 5 years old.

Lot size is 9,148 sq ft (.21/acre) and the whole yard has been extensively landscaped, with mow curbing, vinyl picket fencing, custom wrought iron driveway gate and front door, as well as pavers, sprinklers, and motion lights. The patio cover (ideal for entertaining) attached to garage was installed in 2015, complete with new wiring and lights. The 2-car garage boasts an automatic roll up door and lots of gated parking. This beautifully landscaped yard includes Chinese pistachio, naval orange, and gala apple trees, as well as shade trees. The roof and hot water heater are only 5 years old!!!

Walking distance to Cal Baptist University and elementary school, and convenient location for commuters too. This home has been lovingly updated over the past few years, and is not a flip. The homeowners take much pride in their home and private space, which is reflected as soon as you pull up to the curb and walk through the front door. This fine gem will sell quickly, so don’t hesitate!

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Living room with gorgeous refinished hardwood floors and free 75" Sony smart TV and sound bar (which is less than a year old).

Living room with gorgeous refinished hardwood floors and free 75″ Sony smart TV and sound bar (which is less than a year old).

 

 

View of formal dining room with new French doors leading to backyard.

View of formal dining room with new French doors leading to backyard.

 

Light and bright kitchen with all the amenities (dishwasher, gas stove, microwave, recessed lighting, etc.

Light and bright kitchen with all the amenities (dishwasher, gas stove, microwave, recessed lighting, etc).

 

Alternate view of kitchen with walk-in pantry and area for breakfast table/chairs. All appliances are included.

Alternate view of kitchen with walk-in pantry and area for breakfast table/chairs. All appliances are included.

 

Bedroom #1

Bedroom #1 (double pane windows and ceiling fan).

 

Bedroom #2 (this used to be two bedrooms, but now is one large after a wall was removed). This could easily be turned back into two separate bedrooms, if needed.

Bedroom #2 with sitting area (could be used as nursery). This used to be two bedrooms, but now is one large bedroom after a wall was removed). This could easily be turned back into two separate bedrooms, if needed.

 

Alternate view of Bedroom #2 with lots of natural light flowing through the new double pane windows.

Alternate view of Bedroom #2 with lots of natural light flowing through the new double pane windows.

 

Bedroom #3 with attached private master bathroom which was just remodeled!

Bedroom #3 with attached private master bathroom which was just remodeled!

 

Alternate view of Bedroom #3 looking down the hallway and into the private bathroom.

Alternate view of Bedroom #3 looking down the hallway and into the private bathroom.

 

Remodeled master bathroom

Remodeled master bathroom

 

Remodeled master bathroom

Remodeled master bathroom

 

Hallway view of linen closet, master bedroom, and hallway bathroom.

Hallway view of linen closet, master bedroom, and hallway bathroom.

 

Vintage hallway bathroom in fabulous condition!

Vintage hallway bathroom in fabulous condition, with new plumbing!

 

Alternate view of vintage hallway bathroom. Mr. Clean would be proud!

Alternate view of vintage hallway bathroom with new plumbing. Mr. Clean would be proud!

 

Back of house view with new French doors, laundry room, and lots of gated parking.

Back of house view with new French doors, laundry room, and lots of gated parking.

 

Separate laundry room, located just outside the kitchen. Washer/dryer included!

Separate laundry room, located just outside the kitchen. Washer/dryer included!

 

Lovely landscaped yard with mow curbing, pavers, and 2-yr-old patio cover complete with new lighting and wiring. Great yard for entertaining!

Lovely landscaped yard with mow curbing, pavers, and 2-yr-old patio cover complete with new lighting and wiring. Great yard for entertaining!

 

Gorgeous and spacious backyard with view of entertaining patio area and lots of yard in which to play.

Gorgeous and spacious backyard with view of entertaining patio area and lots of yard in which to play.

 

Partially shaded front yard and vinyl picket fence installed less than 2 years ago.

Partially shaded front yard and vinyl picket fence installed less than 2 years ago.

 

 

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