Located at 208 W. Maple Street in Coldwater, Kansas is this updated mid-century bungalow that Vanita Blundell with United Country – Red Hills Realty & Auction is helping to market. This 2-bedroom, 1 bath home has been well-maintained and would make a great starter home, family home, hunting lodge, weekend escape, or quiet retirement place. The property has a very large lot that could be used for gardening and room for chickens. Since the property is located at the edge of town, this location gives you the feel of country with all the benefits of town living.
There is lots of storage in this lovely 816 SF bungalow, and it is clean and very much move-in ready. Inside, you are welcomed in by a bright, sunny entryway that has access to the attached garage as well as opening to the large living room and dining area combination. It is cozy and comfortable with plenty of sunlit windows, warm neutral paint, crisply painted white woodwork and doors, and a ceiling fan. Off the living room is a handy office space with plenty of storage. The dining room features more windows bringing the outside in and built-in cabinetry, great for storing extra dishes and table décor. The kitchen includes a stainless-steel double sink, lots of cabinetry for storage, refrigerator, electric flat top stove for easy cleaning, and a custom breakfast bar area. The bathroom is roomy and bright with crisp white cabinetry, custom window seat-like area near the tub/shower combination, and a convenient laundry closet boasting several overhead shelves with the washer and dryer included. There are 2 bedrooms with plenty of closet space, and access to the partial basement is found in the master bedroom. The partial basement measures 288 SF, and is perfect for storage and storm shelter usage, as well as housing the electric water heater. Enjoy climate-controlled comfort with the all-electric Friedrich Floating Air and Sanyo Inverter wall mounted ductless heat and air system. Each room has its own thermostat allowing for energy efficient heating and cooling by zones instead of heating or cooling the whole house with one thermostat. There is no carpet in the home, so the linoleum and vinyl floor coverings allow for extra cleanliness and easy maintenance.
Outside features include a covered front step, crisp white paint, large well-maintained yard, storage shed, and a single car attached garage measuring 528 SF with a spacious workshop area. On the north side of the property is an evergreen tree row providing for protection from those cold Kansas north winds.
Located in a safe, family friendly neighborhood at the end of the block on the edge of town, get ready to enjoy country living at its best with this property.
The home is serviced by electricity, cell phone service, high speed Internet, satellite television, city sewer, water and natural gas. The property taxes on 208 W Maple for 2022 were $938.36 and with the addtional vacant lot that comes with the property the taxes on it for 2022 were 112.52.
This is a rare chance to own an energy efficient, affordable home just a couple of blocks from downtown Coldwater, Kansas, which is located in the scenic Red Hills area of Southwest Kansas.
Recreational opportunities abound with a short 2 mile drive to Coldwater Lake which is located near Coldwater, not far from the famous Red Hills Scenic Byway. The city lake and park is situated in the rolling hills and woods of the scenic Gypsum Hills region of the state. The surrounding area offers rugged beauty and stunning vistas. Coldwater Lake is the best kept secret in Kansas and very popular with people of Southwest Kansas and Northwestern Oklahoma.
The 250-acre lake and 930-acre park provide anglers and outdoors people with lots of enjoyable activities. Annual fish stocking is handled by the Kansas Wildlife and Parks Commission. The lake is located next to a beautiful 10 hole golf course, with very low green fees.
This area of Kansas is known for its farming and ranching operations. There are jobs available in this area of the state for agriculture, oil and gas, as well as wind energy.
The city of Coldwater provides excellent public schools and a welcoming small town atmosphere. This could be your new country home in the historic Red Hills.
· 65 miles to the southeast of Dodge City, Kansas
· 62 miles to the north of Woodward, Oklahoma
· 128 miles southwest of Wichita, Kansas
· 202 miles northwest of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
· 323 miles southwest of Kansas City, Kansas
· 407 miles northwest of Dallas, Texas
· 432 miles southeast of Denver, Colorado
To view the property or to gain additional information, please reach out to listing agent Vanita Blundell at our United Country Red Hills Realty & Auction, LLC office at 600 S. Central, Coldwater, Kansas 67029 or visit our website at www.ucredhills.com.
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Coldwater, Kansas – The Way Life Should Be!