1910 Craftsman in Tama, IA

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Added to OHD on 8/13/20   -   Last OHD Update: 8/23/20   -   6 Comments
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303 E 7th St, Tama, IA 52339

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  • $169,900
  • 5 Bed
  • 1 full, 2 half Bath
  • 2519 Sq Ft
  • 0.46 Ac.
Charm, Beauty, and History all wrapped up waiting for you to become the second. She sits stately just over 2600 SqFt. Big Yellow boasts natural hardwood floors throughout the house. The first floor consists of formal living room and dining rooms, parlor, library, newly (2020) updated kitchen, mud porch and half-bath. The open wood staircase leads you to a second level consisting of a sunroom, adjoining 4 large bedrooms with walk-in closets, and a large updated main bath. Extra living space can be added with the finishing of a full attic and basement. Updates include the addition of grounded wiring, new appliances, water softener, interior and exterior paint, landscaping and lighting, custom iron handrail, new counter, tile, and kitchen flooring. Take a drive by Big Yellow and admire her radiance among the many gardens that surround her corner extra-large lot. The backyard hosts a newly fenced area, freshly trimmed large oak and walnut trees and stunning back yard patio.
Contact Information
Paula Price, 1st Rate Real Estate
(641) 753-3080
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6 Comments on 1910 Craftsman in Tama, IA

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  1. TGrantTGrant says: 941 comments
    OHD Supporter

    New Orleans, LA

    My mother and grandmother were both quilt artists and they would’ve been very jealous of that marvelous workroom.

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  2. SharonSharon says: 389 comments
    OHD Supporter

    2001 Contemporary
    Sedalia, MO

    I’ve died and gone to heaven. I’ve never seen posts so closely situated like this: https://www.oldhousedreams.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/141-303e7thst.jpg

    And these knobs!
    https://www.oldhousedreams.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/35-303e7thst.jpg

    And these cupboards!
    https://www.oldhousedreams.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/3-303e7thst.jpg

    As for this,
    https://www.oldhousedreams.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/251-303e7thst.jpg,
    I’d want the Craftsman details to shine through just a smidgen more. Just a Missionesque artwork over the mantel is all this needs. I’d also avoid anything suggesting Victorian in a Craftsman. Stickley style or even Mid-century furnishings are fine in a home as dynamite as this.

    12
  3. MichaelMichael says: 2850 comments
    1979 That 70's show
    Otis Orchards, WA

    I like the light fixture over the dining room table and I love the kitchen. As a matter of fact, the more I look at this home, the more I like it.

    9
  4. Angie boldly going nowhereAngie boldly going nowhere says: 675 comments
    OHD Supporter

    In my early days at OHD the mere mention of Craftsman had me as excited as the proverbial kid at Christmas. The phase, like all phases, faded but I’ve always maintained an interest in Craftsman homes when they show up here. And this stunning beauty is one of the reasons why.

    In case I haven’t already said this, I’ll say it now. I LOVE houses looking proud and sunny in their yellow paint. This one is gorgeous, and before I even began to scroll down through the pics, I knew it would be a winner. I love everything about it: the grounds, the entrance way with its lovely stairs, the grandfather clock (wonder if that’s a Herschede??) The kitchen, the sewing room, the cosy light-filled room in Photo 27, the bedroom in 34. There is so much to love about this house, and I love it all. It certainly appears to have been well looked after with pride of ownership everywhere.

    5

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