2056 Academy Rd., Bellingham, WA 98226

  • $1,650,000
  • 89 Days on site
  • Beds: 4
  • Baths: 2 Full, 1 Half
  • Single Family Home
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This totally custom home is took 3 years to build. It is just minutes from Bellingham and Lake Whatcom. The site is private and quiet with mature trees and a view to the south west over Bellingham and the islands. The Olympic Mountains are a spectacular sight. A list of the features that make this home truly differential to any other includes:Architecturally designed craftsman style for northwest living. Our home is designed with 4 ft. overhangs to keep the rain off of the windows and siding. Southern exposure to take advantage of solar heat in the winter and designed to block the sun in the summer at peak temperatures keeping it cool. The home is designed to fit the site and take in the great outdoors. The 10 essentials of home building were studied and incorporated into the design. See publication "Ten Essentials Of Home". Generous amount of clear fir wood windows help bring the outside in. Hybrid timber frame construction with specially milled clear old growth fir. All of the trim is clear old growth fir. All of the wood including beams, trim, soffit, fascia, barge boards were custom milled, some from trees on the property. Stained concrete floors throughout with radiant heat. One level ranch style floor plan with 3350 sq ft. of living space. Three generous size bedrooms. Master is exceptional. Two bathrooms with walk in showers and a guest bath. Spacious kitchen designed for cooking with Wolf and Sub Zero appliances. Custom cabinets throughout the home with some built in. Clear fir craftsman cabinet doors. Separate butlers pantry complete with sink and dishwasher. All kitchen, laundry, and pantry surfaces are granite with under mount sinks. Separate mechanical room and a separate office, could be another bedroom. Separate laundry room with an outside entrance. Custom formed concrete wood burning fireplace in the living room. Exterior exposed rafter tails are covered with patina copper sheeting. Exterior siding is hand dipped clear old growth shingles and clear old growth fir window trim. 600 sq. ft. of timberframe covered outside living with a concrete formed wood burning fireplace. 1600 sq. ft. attached garage with 42 ft. RV bay. The garage is attached to the house via a Porte Cochere. 200 sq. ft. Covered entry porch. Arroyo Craftsman light fixtures throughout the home. Standing seam metal roof, approximately 10,000sq. ft. to cover the structures. There is approximately 7000 sq. ft. of indoor and outdoor living space including the garage. Serious Inquiries Only Please. Thank You. WHAT I LOVE ABOUT THE HOMEPrivate, Close to town, 5 acres with mature evergreen trees, Timber Frame construction, exceptional quality construction and materials with attention to every detail. Click here to learn more about this listing..

  • MLS ID# 1329187-98226
  • Year Built: 2007
  • 89 Days on site
  • Single Family Home
  • Beds: 4
  • Baths: 2 Full, 1 Half

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Nearby Elementary Schools

4101 Academy St
1401 Geneva St
941 Austin St

Nearby Primary Schools

214 W Laurel Rd
4888 Deming Rd

Nearby Middle Schools

941 Austin St
1250 Kenoyer Dr
1603 E Illinois St

Nearby High Schools

3773 E Mcleod Rd
1603 E Illinois St
2015 Franklin St

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Listing Provided By: Fizber-For Sale By Owner
(360) 220-7866
Listing Agent: Jon Pearson

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