Deb Gedert presents this home at 3692 River Rd, Toledo, OH 43614
- 3692 River Rd, Toledo, OH 43614
Beautiful details define this home as a classic Tudor Revival. Full brick exterior on original 1929 home with herringbone brickwork and half timbers at the front and back peaks with half timbering repeated in the dormered windows. Tall sandstone mullioned and transom windows with leaded and stained glass and bay windows are used extensively in this Tudor styling. Tall Tudor chimneys dominate the outline along with the peaked slate roof. The front chimney has coat of arms stonework repeated on the front elevation of the Sunroom, and original copper gutters with the unique patina complete the authentic styling.
Follow the red brick sidewalk to the tiled open front porch with doors leading to the front entry foyer and also direct entry door to the Sunroom. The original front entry door has a stonework surround and the jettied stained glass windows with overhanging brackets above to complete the class Tudor look. Enjoy the beautiful River view from this vantage point!
Upon entering the front door there is a small foyer with ceramic flooring and flanking guest closets and a leaded glass door to the interior. The front hallway has an elegant staircase with wood handrail and wrought iron baluster that curves through the open second floor landing. There is decorative plasterwork cove at the ceiling, access through to the back hallway and is central to the Formal Living and Dining Rooms.
Throughout the home is hardwood flooring, 8 panel wood doors, leaded & stained glass doors and most original hardware and fixtures. The Floor plan of the home provides a wonderful flow for guests and family alike.
The Formal Living room has arched plasterwork entry from the front hall and mirrored arched plaster in a cozy window seat flanked with bookshelves and with a leaded & stained glass window. An additional window seat is at the dramatic bow window. There is decorative plaster crown molding, natural woodwork, 7 original sconces and two sets of leaded French doors. The fireplace has decorative sandstone mantel and surround, ceramic hearth and gas logs.
Leaded French doors flow from the Living room to the Sunroom with hardwood flooring, beamed wood ceiling, tall casement and transom leaded glass windows with stained glass accents and natural woodwork. An exterior entry door gives access to the front porch. Additional set of French doors access the back entry foyer from the Living Room.
Stained glass French doors lead from the central hallway to the elegant Formal Dining room with an impressive bay window with leaded casement & transom windows and a window seat. The room has decorative cove plasterwork at the ceiling, wainscoting on walls and original swinging door leading to the Butler’s pantry area.
The cozy French country Kitchen overlooks the private backyard and was updated with Brazilian wood laminate flooring, ceramic backsplash and countertops, butcher block wood top island/snack bar, hanging pot rack and a wall of open shelving. Kitchen Aid stainless appliances include the double ovens, dishwasher, and double door refrigerator with water and ice dispenser. The 5 burner gas range has a stainless hood with direct outdoor venting. Adjacent to the kitchen is the 13 X 8 Butler’s pantry with additional cabinets and counter space.
The main floor Family Room addition, convenient to the kitchen, has fresh paint and new carpet. Windows front and back plus large patio doors to the backyard give this room light and ventilation. There are two ceiling fans, storage closet and a bricked alcove used for the electronic equipment. The Family Room and Kitchen have gas forced air heat and central air conditioning.
Two Leaded glass doors in the Kitchen lead to the informal back entry room and to the back staircase that leads to the second and third floor. Within this back hallway in addition to the back staircase is a guest half bathroom, exterior door to the backyard and pool area, and a door leading to the attached garage.
The charming back entry hall has wood crown molding and a detailed, pattern plasterwork ceiling in wonderful condition. Leaded glass door with sidelights in this room leads to the enclosed side entry and a wood six panel door leads to the front hall. This area could have a variety of uses, an informal study area, a breakfast room for kitchen expansion, use your imagination!
The enclosed side entry has guest closet and leaded glass doors to back hall and Living room.
Spacious second floor with front and back staircase. Ensuite Master with cove ceiling, ceiling fan and ceramic fireplace with wood mantle, walk-in closet and full attached bathroom. Ceramic bathroom with large bath/shower enclosure, double sinks and dressing table – connects to additional bedroom currently being used as a den. Two additional bedrooms on this level with ceramic Jack and Jill bathroom. 11 x 9 sitting room with window seat and stained glass window, currently a walk-in closet. This second level also has a utility/storage room which has potential for a second floor laundry room.
Sunny third floor with a large dormered bedroom, full bathroom, cedar hall closet, huge dormered Rec room or additional bedroom, and a large insulated walk-in attic.
Front and back staircase to the lower level. Rec Room with tongue in groove wood and beamed ceiling, stained glass window well casement windows, and a fireplace. Three storage closets, very large utility room with laundry area, utility sink and enclosed commode. Furnace room with boiler plant and additional storage.
This beautiful home is situated between the Toledo Country Club, the River Road Park with walking trails, ball field and playground equipment , and has a beautiful front view of the Maumee River. With this home’s parcel just over a half acre, the back yard of the home is a small park of its own.
The patio with arbor has sliding doors from the Family room and sets a relaxing tone for summer enjoyment! Patio areas and sidewalks lead to the pool and fully fenced yard.
The 20 X 40 in-ground pool has a shallow end that gradually goes to the 10 feet depth.
In addition to the large open yard area for football, soccer & volleyball, there is a dedicated basketball court, and additional small fenced garden areas. The row of vines and mature landscaping and trees give this area the feel of a country estate.
Convenience of an attached garage is a bonus to this home. The 3 car garage has two bay doors for cars, and an enclosed bay with a service door, with potential to open again as a full 3 bay garage. The location of the garage adds to the privacy of the back yard.
Elegance and quality of a by-gone era in a beautiful neighborhood setting. Priced at $390,000.
For more information on this property please contact Deb Schoen Gedert at 419-262-0158.