Classic Craftsman Home for Sale
Seaside, Oregon

Step through the door of this classic 1910 Craftsman bungalow and find yourself in a bright, cheery sun porch completely surrounded by windows. The next door leads to a spacious living area as wide as the house and 13 feet deep. On one end is a wood-burning fireplace equipped with heat-a-lator and glass doors, flanked by built-in bookshelves. The other end is another wall of windows.

The dining room also has large windows with a built-in china cabinet, just like many people remember seeing at Grandma’s house.

The modem kitchen is one of the finest features of the house. Totally remodeled in 1994, it contains state-of-the-art dishwasher, gas range, convection/microwave oven and spacious refrigerator with ice maker. The cabinet work makes cooking a joy with lots of cabinets and counter tops, vinyl -clad doors and space saving features. The kitchen also features a large step-in pantry and breakfast nook overlooking the Necanicum River.

There are two bedrooms and a full bath on the ground floor of the house, making it a livable unit on its own. However, there is much more room upstairs, including two spacious bedrooms and two more full baths. In addition, there is a cozy sitting room overlooking the river and a bonus room with attic ceiling that could find a variety of uses.

Another bonus in this classic house is its full basement. There are two finished rooms that could be used for a variety of purposes, a large laundry area and a shop where a man can tinker. In addition, the basement has an abundance of shelves and storage space.

The forced-air gas furnace and 50 gal. gas water heater, installed in 1994, are also located in the basement. In addition there is a 50 gal. electric water heater.

The landscaping of the 100’ by 100’ lot shows tender loving care. In includes a variety of attractive features and, in the summer, invites passersby to stop to enjoy it.

A new roof and vinyl double-paned windows keep this 2226 sq. ft. house warm and dry year round. A two-car detached garage is also included.

This house is available for the unbelievable price of only $199,500. The cozy 710 sq. ft. cottage sits within 15 feet of the bank of the Necanicum River, though high enough to be safe from high tides and high water. Watching the river and its abundance of wild birds makes living in the cottage a joy. It is quiet and relaxing. A large living room stretches across the river front with large picture
windows bringing the view indoors. The room has a lofted ceiling and corner fireplace (gas) for extra atmosphere.

The fully equipped kitchen and dining room are perfect for a small family or light entertaining. The full bath and comfortable bedroom are also on this floor.

The cottage also has a full, finished daylight basement. It is one room with laundry facilities at one end and built-in cabinets at the other. The full gas furnace and electric water heater are also downstairs.

A large cedar deck surrounds the cottage on two sides and provides another spectacular view of the river. The riverbank is gradual enough to offer easy access with a canoe or kayak.

This cottage was completely remodeled, both inside and out, in 1998. It is perfect as a guest house, mother-in-law home or rental, either permanent or vacation.

This property is located in the center of Seaside and enjoys full city services. Stores, schools, churches, library, outlet mall, beach and public swimming poor are within easy walking distance. You would enjoy living in Seaside.

The property would make a great get-away to own with friends and/or colleagues.  Either home or cottage could be rented separately as a vacation rental

This house and cottage can both be yours for only $319,000.

HOUSE COTTAGE
• Classic Craftsman-style house
• Wood-burning fireplace
• Wonderful kitchen with lots of cabinets and full pantry
• Sun porch
• Walk to beach, shopping, pool, library, church, schools, outlet mall, convention center
• Bright and cheerful with lots of windows.
• Gas stove, furnace, water heater and clothes dryer
• Breakfast nook overlooking the river
• Lovely gardens
• Four bedrooms
• Three full baths
• Full basement with shop, two finished rooms, laundry and lots of storage
• Finished bonus room with attic ceiling
• Friendly neighbors
• Two-car detached garage
• Potential Bed & Breakfast
• House only, $l99,500
• Only 15 feet from bank of the Necanicum River
• Large picture windows
• Lofted ceiling with fan
• Wrap-around deck
• Charming and cozy
• Gas fireplace
• Protected from street noise
• Full finished daylight basement
• Laundry & storage in basement
• Full kitchen
• River wild bird viewing
• 100 feet of river front
• One bedroom
• One bath
• Complete remodel, inside and out, in 1998

Both house and cottage for only $319,000

Within a few minutes walk you can...

  • Visit numerous shops, arcades and restaurants
  • Beachcomb on miles of beach
  • Ride a bike on the famous Seaside Promenade
  • Paddle a canoe on the Necanicum River
  • Fly a kite or Build a sand castle
  • Shop for Antiques
  • Shop at all the shops on the famous Seaside Broadway Street
  • Shop at the Seaside Factory Outlet Mall
  • Hike up to Tillamook Head
  • Ride the Seaside Trolley
  • Visit the Seals at the Seaside Aquarium
  • Ride a Surrey or Beach Bike
  • Ride the Bumper Cars or the Tilt-A-Whirl
  • Play your heart out at the Arcade

Within a 20-minute drive you can...

  • Hike mountain trails and rain forests

  • See historic forts and shipwrecks

  • Go deep sea fishing on a charter boat

  • Play golf on one of three public courses

  • Visit museums

  • Watch the Elk or Whales

The back yard of the home fronts the Necanicum River where you might see Great Blue Herons, wild ducks and cormorants.  Salmon, crab, steelhead and flounder are also caught frequently.


© 2002
Bob & Nita Floe Hempfling
606 N. Holladay Drive
Seaside, OR 97138


503/738-3491