JUST LISTED 5978 Alder Street - a beautifully renovated all brick Victorian home in the heart of Shadyside. This blend of old world charm and modern luxury is 100% move in ready. A must see!
The very heart of Shadyside; Highland and Alder. Dining, Shopping, Lifestyle......
Exterior Brick - Sellers spent $15,000 to have the Brick Restored to its original color by Cleaning and Acid Washing. They also had the brick Re-pointed, repaired any damaged bricks and Re Built the Chimney.
A freshly painted, covered front porch welcomes visitors in the old Victorian style.
The front porch offers plenty of room to sit and relax.
A 12x5 Entry introduces a home of distinction. The gorgeous chandelier comes with the home and new hardwood floors lead the way to the main level rooms.
The main level floor plan flows gracefully from the Entry to the Dining Room, Kitchen and the upper levels of the home.
View of the Entry from the staircase.
Steps with intricate wood trim ascend from the Entry to the upper level.
The area to the right is a butler's pantry for extra work space.
New solid Maple cabinetry, polished concrete counter tops, and new hard wood floors blend beautifully with the exposed brick of the original structure.
Kitchen Aide's Platinum Top of the line stainless appliances and Bosch dishwasher add just the right touch of modern technology to the heart of this home.
This view shows interesting design elements with warm earth tones and natural textures that make this Kitchen unique.
Recessed lighting over the counters plus extra lighting over the island provides for well lit work areas.
Maple Cabinets that flank the refrigerator have pull out shelves.
This fabulous 14x13 Gourmet Kitchen was completely renovated and enlarged by 40%.
Kitchen opens to the hallway leading to the front entry. The door on the right leads to the basement.
Over sized island is equipped with a wonderful built-in wine cooler and plenty of counter space for cooking and entertaining.
This 15x12 Living Room combines warm earth tones, exposed brick, original wide baseboards, large windows and hard wood floors for a spacious but cozy feel.
Living Room opens to the Dining Room on the left.
Formal dining in the old world style. The beautiful mantle and chandelier provide an elegance to this 16x15 Dining Room.
An extra large archway framed in wide wood trim opens to the Living Room.
This elegant chandelier was recently added to the Entry and stays with the home.
The Dining Room chandelier, also added during the renovations stays with the home.
A new Powder Room was added to the main level of the home.
Original curved stairwell goes to all three floors.
The 18x13 Master Bedroom has new, plush carpeting. A decorative fireplace flanked by built-in shelves adds charm and functionality to this space. Two new walk-in closets, were added to the 3rd floor.
The 5x3 Laundry Room is set neatly into a closet in the Master Bath giving one more hint of modern day convenience.
A walk-in shower and double bowl sink and vanity along with the wide screen TV over the tub bring modern day luxuries to this unique Master Bath.
The newly installed Master Bath is a retreat in itself. The club foot tub and ceramic tile flooring keeps with the style of the Victorian era.
Walk-in shower is ceramic tile with body spray.
A huge walk-in closet with fabulous organizers was added to the Master Bedroom.
Guest Bathroom has all new fixtures and ceramic tile flooring.
Bedroom #4 is 14x13 and may be used as a Family Room or Guest Room.
A second walk-in closet was added to the 3rd floor.
Bedroom #3 is 15x12. The floors are newly stripped and stained.
Bedroom #2 is 15x12. The floors had been painted with dark brown paint and the seller had the wood stripped and stained.
A Mud Room/Pantry with built-ins is just off of the Kitchen and exits to the Deck.
Back yard is closed in by fencing and has a brick patio just off of the deck.
Off street parking for two vehicles can be able available in the brick area by removing the fence at the back of the property.
The fence provides privacy and the Deck is has plenty of space for relaxing.
Inside the fence is a very private, large, street level deck (off the kitchen/pantry door), and a huge brick patio, plus raised garden beds!
100% move in ready. See for yourself. You'll want to make this your next home.