Beautiful Tree-Shaded Bungalow in Rose Park
845 Obispo Ave., Long Beach, CA 90804
- 2 Bedrooms
- 1 Bathroom
- 1091 Sq. Ft.
- Lot Size 6755 Sq. Ft. (Per Tax Records)
- Detached 1-Car Garage and Driveway
Step onto the traditional bungalow porch of this Rose Park home at 845 Obispo Avenue, and enjoy the turn-of-the-century details. The living room features high beams with a shiplap ceiling, as well as original wood floors. Across the space, the white kitchen is filled with light from an above skylight. To the side of the living room is a front bedroom that has views of the front porch and garden, as well as a north-facing window and two closets.
To the back, the laundry room gives access to the porch as well as the master bedroom. The master bedroom includes built-in shelves and plenty of storage, as well as a cool window feature above the space designed for a recessed bed. Sliding doors lead to an outdoor deck that connects to the back porch, and overlooks the spacious and shaded back yard. The back yard is a trip to a forest retreat in the middle of Long Beach, making a great spot to lounge and enjoy the California weather. With a detached shed and garage, there’s plenty of room for storage and workspace to take advantage of the area.
Rose Park and the Rose park neighborhood are one of the top developing areas of Long Beach, with a strong local culture and family-owned businesses that make this one of the best places to buy a home in the city. A Walk Score of 87 makes 845 Obispo Avenue an ideal location to venture into Downtown, multiple parks and schools, and the beach.
Come Inside and Take a Look Around
What’s In Walking Distance?
Rose Park: Center of 8th Street and Orizaba Avenue
Rose Park has been in Long Beach since 1910, when it was first established by the Alamitos Land Company as a gift to the city. With lots of interest stirred in it’s maintenance and use by the local neighborhood organization, Rose Park hosts multiple events for the neighborhood, and is a small oasis in the middle of Eastside.
Rose Park Roasters: 3044 E 4th St, Long Beach, CA 90814
A Long Beach original, Rose Park Roasters has a growing following, and plenty of options in terms of coffee varietals including single-origin. While their beans are served in multiple locations across Long Beach, this is their only brick-and-mortar store.
|Home size||1,091 sq ft|
|Lot Size||6,755 sqft|
|Days on Market||162|
From the moment you step onto the traditional porch of this bungalow in the Rose Park Historic District, you'll enjoy the many turn-of-the-century details. The living room features high beams with a shiplap ceiling, as well as original wood floors. The white kitchen is filled with light from an above skylight. Adjacent to the living room, the front bedroom has views of the front porch and garden, as well as a north-facing window and two closets. The master bedroom includes built-in shelves and plenty of storage, as well as a cool window feature above the space designed for a recessed bed. Sliding doors leads to an outdoor deck that connects to the back porch, and overlooks the spacious and shaded back yard. A laundry room also provides access to the back yard. The yard is like taking a trip to a forest retreat in the middle of Long Beach, making a great spot to lounge and enjoy the California weather. With a detached shed and garage, there's plenty of room for storage and work space to take advantage of the area. The Rose Park neighborhood has been recognized by This Old House as one of the best "old house neighborhoods" in the US. Active neighborhood involvement, and easy access to parks, schools, restaurants, coffee shops and the beach, make it a great place to live. You'll enjoy a WalkScore of 87, with everything you need reached by car or bike. NOTE: Home sold as-is. Needs extensive work.
Property Type(s): Residential, Single Family Residence
|Year Built||1913||Community||Eastside, Circle Area|
|Garage Spaces||1.0||County||Los Angeles|
|Total Parking||1||Walk Score ®||88|
|Prior to Oct 28, '16||$549,900|
|Oct 28, '16 - Nov 17, '16||$539,900|
|Nov 17, '16 - Jan 4, '17||$524,900|
|Jan 4, '17 - Today||$489,000|
|School District||Long Beach Unified|
|Appliances||Dishwasher, Gas Range|
|CommonWalls||No Common Walls|
|DoorFeatures||Sliding Glass Door(s)|
|Flooring||Carpet, Laminate, Tile|
|HighSchoolDistrict||Long Beach Unified|
|InteriorFeatures||Beamed Ceilings, Ceiling Fan, High Ceilings (9 Feet+), Laminate Counters, Storage Space, Tile Counters, Track Lighting|
|LaundryFeatures||Gas Dryer Hookup, Washer Hookup|
|LotFeatures||Back Yard, Front Yard, Garden, Park Nearby, Treed Lot|
|MLSAreaMajor||3 - Eastside, Circle Area|
|ParkingFeatures||Driveway - Concrete, Garage|
|PatioAndPorchFeatures||Covered, Deck, Wood|
|PropertySubType||Single Family Residence|
|RoomType||Kitchen, Laundry, Living Room, Master Bathroom|
|Utilities||Natural Gas Available, Sewer Connected, Water Connected|
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Listing provided by : Shannon Jones, Keller Williams Realty