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Upscale City Living in Historic Highland Plaza with a Fabulous City View! 744471
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Highland Plaza is an historic highrise building built in 1924 and is the crown jewel of upscale condominium properties in the city of Birmingham! This beautiful home is the epitome of character and quality and has been totally renovated with attention paid to even the smallest details. Gleaming hardwood floors, beautiful moldings, high ceilings, and solid wood doors with original hardware are just some of the outstanding features of this elegant condominium. The condo sits at the quiet end of the hall and has an outstanding city view from the expansive living room, master bedroom, and new study. At the entry there is a long wide hallway which ends in the great room and has doorways along the sides to all bedrooms and the hall bathroom. The first bedroom has recently been converted to a study with NEW custom designed walnut stained cherry wood paneling with a wall of built-in bookcases and cabinets below. Across the hall is the second bedroom which has textured wool carpet and connects to the hall bathroom. The renovated hall bathroom has a carrera marble tile floor laid on the diagonal, a Kohler pedestal sink, and a carrera marble shower with a frameless glass door. The master bedroom has wool plush carpet, 2 double closets with bifold doors, and 2 windows that look out onto a fabulous view of the downtown skyline. The adjoining master bathroom has a carrera marble tile floor laid on the diagonal, a large double marble vanity with Kohler under mount sinks, and a separate wet area with a Whirlpool garden tub and marble surround. The kitchen has a 14" stone tile floor laid on the diagonal, painted wood cabinets, and granite tile counters. The stainless appliances include GE Smooth surface electric range with convection and self-clean, a SAMSUNG microwave, a KENMORE dishwasher, and a GE side-by-side refrigerator with ice and water dispenser. There is a wall of pantry cabinets, and a utility closet has a KENMORE ELITE full size stackable washer and dryer that remain. The Great Room which measures 23'8" x 13'7" has 5 windows which capture a very impressive city view of the Birmingham skyline, and is an elegant space for entertaining friends and family. Custom Built-In bookcases surround the large cased opening to the dining room which has fluted columns the flank the same opening on the dining room side. The walls in the dining room are covered with magnificent DeGournay English Hand-Painted Silk wall paper featuring various birds and elements of nature. A French door opens to a covered balcony and there is a cased opening into the kitchen. There are 2 windows with wainscoting below and beautiful molding around the ceiling as is in the living room. This truly elegant home in the sky is a must see and can be yours so come see it soon!
Address:
2250 Highland Avenue #47
Birmingham, AL  35205 US
Community of Birmingham
Features:
Gleaming Hardwood Floors Solid Wood Doors New Moldings Throughout Covered Balcony with Wrought Iron Railing Fabulous City View Detached 2-Car Garage with Automatic Door Openers Newly Renovated Kitchen and Bathrooms Newly Refinished Hardwood Floors New Electrical and Plumbing New Windows New Air Handler February, 2016 Wired for Sound System with Stereo Speakers in Most Rooms $673 Monthly Association Fee Includes: Secure Entry at All Doors, Indoor Community Pool, Sauna, Restrooms at Pool with Showers, Workout Room, Party Room ($25 Rental Fee Covers Clean-Up), Rooftop Deck, Gas, Water, Insurance for Building, Common Area and Exterior Maintenance, Trash Pick-Up, Pest Service for Building Maintenance Supervisor in Building 9-4 Daily and Picks up Trash on Weekends Boiler and Compressor for Building Provide All Heat, Air and Hot Water Each Homeowner Responsible for Electricity and Cable and Internet Services
Fact Sheet:
Listing Type: Sale
Property Type: Condo
Architecture Type: Historic
Year Built: 1924
Price: $449,500
Interior Size: 1800 sq. ft.
Stories: 1
Lot Size: 0 acre(s)
Bedrooms: 3 room(s)
Bathrooms: 2 room(s)
Garage Size (# of cars): 2
Property Tax: $5,827
Amenities:
Pool, Spa, Formal Living Room, Formal Dining Room, Balcony, Garage Door Opener, Walk-In Closets, Panoramic View, Detached Garage, Central Air, Master Bedroom, Gourmet Kitchen
School Information:
Avondale Elementary School, Putnam Middle School, Woodlawn High School.
Local Area Information:
Highland Park is an historic neighborhood located just minutes from the downtown business district and the University of Alabama at Birmingham Medical Center and Complex. Many of the homes and condominiums date to the early 1900's and have many wonderful architectural styles and features popular in the age such as Tudor, Georgian, Craftsman, Greek Revival, and Mediterranean There are several neighborhood restaurants and bars where locals love to mingle and relax after a long day at work.

 

Last Updated: 3/29/2017
Listed by Sally Bergquist of RealtySouth

Sally Bergquist | RealtySouth
Home Office: (205) 999-1011
E-mail: Sally@SallyB.com
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