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October 1, 2010

Home for sale in Arlington Heights, WA

Filed under: — chuck goolsbee @ 12:15 pm

Four Bedroom, four bath, ~3800sq. ft. home on ~2.5 acres in the quiet, rural Arlington Heights area east of Arlington, WA. Minutes from town and I-5, located at the foot of the Cascades in a quiet, wooded neighborhood. The property features a detached Barn/Workshop and three cross-fenced pastures, one of which doubles as a riding arena.

The home is set off the street for privacy and quiet. It is two stories with the main entry on the second floor, as the home is inset into a small hill. The north side of the lot is wooded screening the home from the driveway. The south side is open to a huge backyard, and features an expansive wrap-around deck.

Arranged around a central stone-faced stair/fireplace structure with wings extended in four directions. The north wing contains the entry hall with stone floor, sun room, and Master bedroom/bath. The master features its own deck, cedar-lined closets, and a jetted tub in the bath.

The atrium and deck between the main part of the house and the master bedroom.
The atrium and deck between the main part of the house and the master bedroom.

The east wing contains the kitchen & dining area. The kitchen features parquet floors, all new appliances, and a brick accented fireplace. The dining area opens onto the rear deck.

Kitchen
Kitchen
Kitchen
Kitchen
Dining room
Dining room
Dining room
Dining room
Dining, BBQ area of rear deck
Dining, BBQ area of rear deck

The west wing contains two bedrooms, an office, a bath, and laundry room. The office and one bedroom open onto the rear deck.

Deck on the west wing
Deck on the west wing
A bedroom
A bedroom

The

The south wing an expansive living room with vaulted/beamed ceiling, stone fireplace, and hardwood floors. The entire room is surrounded by windows and opens onto the rear deck.

Living room
Living room
Living room
Living room
Rear deck wrapping around living room
Rear deck wrapping around living room

Downstairs is a family room with fireplace, mother-in-law apartment with full bath & kitchen, a playroom, storage, and a large garage space with a bathroom and workshop area. The rear deck area is supported by a patio.

Stairway
Stairway
The downstairs family room
The downstairs family room

The property features a large backyard, surrounded by a fence to provide dogs with space to run and explore. Two lines of large conifer trees provide privacy screens and shade on the south and east sides of the backyard.

backyard
backyard

A large 4-stall barn sits on an oversized concrete slab detached from the home on the east side of the property. Surrounded by cross-fenced paddocks and pastures, it can accommodate either horses or a home workshop/car collection. It includes heat, and is fed by a separate power feed from the Snohomish PUD. The northern pasture doubles as a riding arena and sits on a substrate of sand and gravel.

barn & arena
barn & arena
View of home from barn's front paddock
View of home from barn's front paddock

The home was custom-built in the early 1980s, and features a new roof (2009) and newly rebuilt decks. The home is on a well and septic system that has been scrupulously maintained.

Front view in snow
Front view in snow
...and sunshine
...and sunshine
Home from the north-west
Home from the north-west
View from the NW corner of the property
View from the NW corner of the property
Front entry
Front entry
Looking towards the barn from the dining room
Looking towards the barn from the dining room
Google Maps View with legend
Google Maps View with legend

Bonus: Some home video captured out our windows…

4 Comments »

  1. Kinda sad: Was hoping to come up to see you in this beautiful home…ah, well, Prineville it will be! Good luck in the sale!

    Comment by vrooomie — August 18, 2010 @ 6:34 am

  2. You’re looking a bit light in the ‘fridge magnet arena’ – Let me know if you want help filling up those wide-open spaces… ;-)

    J-

    Comment by jlagrua — September 2, 2010 @ 11:30 am

  3. PLEASE tell me this got sold…..!

    Comment by vrooomie — April 12, 2012 @ 3:00 pm

  4. No. We rented it out as the market was pretty bad. BUT, Boeing is moving a bunch of folks from Kansas to Washington, so it *just* went back on the market again. :D

    Comment by chuck goolsbee — April 12, 2012 @ 5:18 pm

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