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$ 249,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#P4929849
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyPOLK
  • AreaLake Wales South
  • NeighborhoodLake Wales
  • Zip33853
  • StyleHistorical,Mid-Century Modern
  • Year Built1947
  • Taxes$ 2559
  • Price$ 249,000
  • Bedrooms3
  • Full Bathrooms1
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage1522
  • Lot Size0.31 Acres
Data Source:
Stellar MLS
Property Description

Price reduced!! Don't let this one get away! Own this well-maintained mid-century modern home on almost 1/3 of an acre of live oaks, bamboo, and fruit trees! The property is located only two blocks from historic downtown Lake Wales and four blocks from the lake and its paved trail. The home features a beautiful front porch that is perfect for an afternoon nap. Passing through the glassed-in front entrance, you will walk onto a beautiful “backgammon” wood floor gracing a huge open living area. All the original hardwood floors are also found in the bedrooms and hallway. The large eat-in kitchen is newly tiled and has a newer dishwasher, modern refrigerator, and range. The kitchen area is an add-on to the original home and is cooled by its own high-efficiency window unit, while the main house is centrally air-conditioned and heated. The single large bathroom has been updated with an acrylic tub, shower, and luxury vinyl flooring. All windows have rolling shades that stay with the home. Stylish vintage furniture will also convey with the home. And if that wasn't enough, there is a detached one-car garage with a workshop space large enough for a motorcycle or lawn tractor. The ample backyard is partially fenced and features a patio with a cast-concrete table and grill, a chicken coop (that could use some clearing up), and newly planted fruit trees. Don't let this vintage Florida home get away! Schedule your private showing today and own a piece of history in downtown Lake Wales.

Price History
3/30/2024 Listed $260,000
4/24/2024 5% - $249,000

General Features

Interior Features Built-in Features,Ceiling Fan(s),Open Floorplan,Primary Bedroom Main Floor,Thermostat,Window Treatments
Sewer Public Sewer
Heating Central
Cooling Central Air,Wall/Window Unit(s)
Utilities Cable Available,Electricity Connected,Public,Sewer Connected,Water Connected
Roof Shingle
Appliances Dishwasher,Dryer,Electric Water Heater,Range,Refrigerator,Washer
Exterior Features Outdoor Grill,Storage
Zoning C-2
Garage Spaces 1
Patio/Porch Features Covered,Front Porch,Patio,Rear Porch,Side Porch
Architectural Style Historical,Mid-Century Modern
Construction Materials Stucco,Wood Frame
Pets Allowed Yes
Year Built 1947
View Trees/Woods
Levels One
Property SubType Single Family Residence
Tax Year 2023
Percent Ownership Fee Simple
County Polk
New Construction No
Property Type Residential
HOA / Comm Assn No
Attached Garage No
Subdivision Name LAKE WALES
Facing Direction West
Garage Y/N Yes
Other Structures Storage,Workshop
Total Rooms 10
Status Active
Directions From Winter Haven,head South on Hwy 27.Turn left onto E Mountain Lake Cutoff RdTurn right onto FL-17 STurn right onto E Johnson AveTurn left onto S 3rd StTurn rightYour destination will be on the lef
Buyer Agent Compensation 2.5%-$395
Senior Community Y/N No
MLS Area 33853 - Lake Wales South
Lot Size Square Feet 13486
Private Pool No
Waterfront Y/N No
Carport Y/N No
Street Name 2nd
Listing Terms Cash,Conventional,FHA,VA Loan
Tax Annual Amount 2559.85
Property Condition Completed
Public Remarks Price reduced!! Don't let this one get away! Own this well-maintained mid-century modern home on almost 1/3 of an acre of live oaks,bamboo,and fruit trees! The property is located only two blocks f
Lease Considered Y/N Yes
Virtual Tour
Days on Market 47
Standard Status Active
Tax Lot 9
Legal Description LAKE WALES PB 1 PG 88A 88B S1&2 T30 R27 BLK 46 LOT 9 N 90 FT & N 90 FT OF 10
Minimum Lease No Minimum
Water Access Y/N No
Additional Rooms Great Room
Water View Y/N No

Interior Features

Flooring Ceramic Tile,Concrete,Luxury Vinyl,Hardwood
Furnished Y/N Partially
Air Conditioning Y/N Yes
Heating Y/N Yes
Window Features Shades,Window Treatments
Fireplace Y/N No
Full Baths 1
Street Suffix STREET
Laundry Features In Garage
Total Bedrooms 3
LivingAreaSource Owner
Total Baths 1
Living Area Units Square Feet

Exterior Features

Fencing Wood
Parking Features Alley Access,Driveway,Garage Door Opener,Workshop in Garage
Lot Features Historic District,City Lot,Landscaped,Level,Oversized Lot
Water Source Public
Lot Size Area 13486
Foundation Details Crawlspace
Spa No
Building Area Total 1798
Lot Size Acres 0.31
Road Surface Type Paved
Lot Size Units Square Feet
Covered Spaces 1
Road Frontage Type Street Paved
Open Parking Y/N Yes


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 33853

AVG $280K
AVG $2,075
AVG 472
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1970

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