Uncategorized March 1, 2016

Stunning 3-Bedroom Craftsman Home w/3-Car Garage in Upscale Gated Community on Fox Island

Ultimate comfort meets elegant style in this incredible Craftsman home! Nestled on 1 private acre in an upscale gated community, this Fox Island residence perfectly combines the serenity of Fox Island with its own standout beauty. A manicured, terraced lawn and koi pond rest against a lush scene of tall emerald trees and natural foliage, offering a park-like setting for this indulgent retreat. With 3 bedrooms and 2.5 baths, this 3,156-square-foot oasis is a homeowner’s dream come true. Located at 848 Kiowa Trail, Fox Island WA, 98333, this treasure is listed for $599,000.

After marveling at the home’s eye-catching exterior of beautiful stone accents, lovely blue trim and rich wood, an elegant entryway welcomes you inside. An impressive 2-story entryway boasts natural light cascading in through high windows, and invites you into a formal living room, a sophisticated space complete with a stately fireplace. A home office awaits opposite, offering a quiet room ideal for work, a library, and more.


Just beyond, sleek maple floors lead to the great room, an inviting space that opens up to soaring ceilings and a wall replete with wide windows. Built-in cabinets, a tall stone fireplace, and plush carpet are just waiting to be enjoyed, whether you’re hosting a house full of guests for a lively evening or simply relaxing with a good book on a quiet night. This open concept space shows off a spacious kitchen that includes a large island, plenty of cabinet storage and counter space for meal prep. Enjoy casual meals at the expansive island dining area, or head into the formal dining room for a more refined dining experience.

a045-2a045-3a045-1Journey upstairs to discover the master suite, a haven of rest and rejuvenation! A 5-piece ensuite bath showcases shimmering tile, a spa-like soaking tub, a skylight and generous counter space, while 2 walk-in closets offer ease and efficiency. Additional bedrooms and an amazing bonus room (complete with a wet bar!) ensure everyone can enjoy their own private space.

When the sun comes out, head outside to bask in your very own sprawling backyard oasis! A patio awaits transformation—just add some patio furniture and a barbecue, and you’re all set for summer. A separate fire pit is ready for nighttime bonfires and marshmallow roasting, and easy-to-maintain garden beds offer a chance to try out your green thumb.


Living on Fox Island

Home to approximately 3,000 residents, the small island community of Fox Island is a nature lover’s dream come true! Just minutes away from Tacoma and Gig Harbor, getting around is easy, and the island offers its fair share of small businesses, services and restaurants. Those who love exploring, heading to the beach, scuba diving, boating and fishing are in for a treat, as these are just a few of the popular activities available on the island. Fox Island also offers a seemingly neverending supply of stunning views: Mt. Rainier, the snowy Olympic Mountains, McNeil Island, the Tacoma Narrows Bridges and more set the scene of natural beauty!
Interested in learning more about this listing? Contact REALTOR® Steve Easton online here or give him a call/text at (253) 303-2882!