Lower Payne-Phalen Cutie!
Welcome to 381 Case Ave in the Lower Payne-Phalen neighborhood of St Paul! This stunning home featured on Rehab Addict has all the detail of older homes, with some serious modern updates.
Step on up to the charming front porch, and enjoy bountiful landscaping late spring through fall. Relax on the front porch while overlooking the neighborhood through plentiful porch windows.
Head inside to gleaming dark woodwork and a vaulted entryway. Gorgeous detailing on the stair banisters and posts, with rich coloring that continues throughout the home.
Tall ceilings make this home feel even more spacious, with the living room positioned perfectly to soak up all the natural light and enjoy the cozy fireplace. Dining room is equally bright and roomy, with plenty of space for a large, central table.
Kitchen continues on the light and bright theme, with metallic backsplash tiling, white cabinets, and stainless steel appliances. Natural brickworks stands out to tie in the charm. Large walk-in pantry provides even more space for out of sight storage!
Back porch continues the beautiful woodwork trend- this time as a gorgeous ceiling detail. Windows allow fresh breezes in to bring the outdoors to you.
Head upstairs to find stained glass on the landing, and 3 bedrooms on one level! Built-in storage provides the perfect place to stash extra towels and bedclothes.
Primary bedroom is the ultimate relaxation location, with natural brick highlights, light and bright finishing, and wide double windows. Second and third bedrooms are equally light and bright, with the third currently being used as an office space. Stunning full bath with subway tile and clawfoot tub round out the upper level.
Unfinished basement accessible through kitchen with TONS of storage options and space for outdoor gear, decor, and more! 2nd bathroom in basement.
Out back, find a large, fenced backyard with plentiful trees for ample shade in summer months, Patio for entertaining, planter beds for your green thumb to grow, and a storage shed to keep everything neat and tidy.
Walk to Trout Brook Nature Sanctuary and Bruce Vento Elementary School, with Brunson’s Pub, Tongue in Cheek, Eastside Thai, Caydence Records and Coffee, and Hamburguesas El Gordo just down the street! Close to Saint Paul Brewing, with easy commute access to 35E, 94, 61, and 36.
Are you the next owner?!
• 2020 – Updated paint in living room, entry, stairway, and kitchen
• 2019 – Updated bathroom: paint, ceiling, D-ring in shower
• 2019 – New insulation in attic
• 2019 – New electrical in attic
• 2016 – New porch roof valley update to prevent ice dams
• 2015 – Installed chimney flue seal
• 2014 – Installed paver patio
• 2013 – Removed trees from yard, created garden and seeded
• 2013 – Updated thermostat and improved boiler system
• Gas/Electric – Xcel – $180
• Water – St Paul Regional Water – $25
• Garbage – City of St Paul – $21-35 (depending on bin size)
• Internet – Century Link – $65
finished sq. ft.: 1,264
year built: 1889
taxes: $2,194 (2021)