Lakewood Real Estate January 16, 2024

Classic & Comfortable Home Near Lake Steilacoom in Lakewood

Timeless charm meets wonderful flexibility in this move-in ready Lakewood rambler! Situated on a corner lot, this property provides plenty of room to spread out—the home offers a 1,561-square-foot layout filled with possibilities, while the outdoor spaces include a large yard with a fully fenced portion. In addition to generous living, this home shows off smart updates: A newer heat pump, new exterior paint, and a new roof are all in the mix! Located at 9709 Lake Steilacoom Drive SW Lakewood, WA 98498 and merely minutes to Lake Steilacoom access, Steilacoom Park, shopping, schools, Interstate-5 and more, this 3-bedroom, 1.75-bath rambler is listed for $525,000. 

The warm and welcoming atmosphere of the formal living room and dining area are ready to greet you as soon as you come in through the front door. In the living room, vaulted ceilings and a gorgeous brick-accented wood-burning fireplace set the scene. Cozy carpets and neutrals mean that you can move right in and begin to transform the space with your own unique style! Whether you choose to embrace a more traditional or trendy aesthetic, you’ll find ample opportunity to create a haven you’ll love spending time in! 

Imagine snuggling up in the living room alongside the fireplace on a chilly winter evening, hosting guests for dinner in the dining room, and enjoying the benefits of easy indoor-outdoor living during warmer months. A sliding door in the dining area provides instant access to the patio, and with the kitchen within reach as well, hosting BBQs where the whole neighborhood is invited is a breeze! 

The well-appointed kitchen makes the most of the space, and the thoughtful layout ensures everything you might need is within reach. Just a few of the perks here include the sleek appliances, abundant storage in cabinetry, and the bar-style counter seating alongside the eating area. And right along here, the layout effortlessly opens up to the family room, an inviting retreat where you can set up your entertainment center and create a space perfect for relaxing! 

When it’s time to unwind, this home features a primary bedroom complete with a ¾ bath, as well as 2 guest bedrooms and one full guest bath. Each space includes plenty of closet storage, and even more room for organization can be found in the laundry room. Here, discover built-in cabinetry and counter space ideal for keeping household essentials handy. This home also includes an attached 2-car garage. 

The sky’s the limit when it comes to all of the potential that this large corner lot provides. You can easily enjoy the lawn, patio, and simple landscaping as is, but if you dream of putting your imagination to work, opportunity beckons! Design landscaping and raised garden beds where you can grow your favorite flowers and veggies; set up a play area in the fenced portion of the yard; and create a patio paradise complete with comfy outdoor furniture and maybe even an outdoor fireplace and heater so you can enjoy this getaway all year long! 

What Is It Like to Live Near Lake Steilacoom in Lakewood, Washington? 

At 9709 Lake Steilacoom Drive SW Lakewood, WA 98498, you’re merely minutes to top attractions and amenities, including beautiful Lake Steilacoom. Fort Steilacoom Park is less than 1 mile away, and here you’ll find a dog park, sport courts, fields, a playground, and more. When you need to run errands, Steilacoom Boulevard SW is a quick 5-minute drive away, and here you’ll find Safeway, Walgreens, Starbucks, and several other eateries and conveniences. Even more variety can be enjoyed at the nearby Lakewood Towne Center, which is home to Target, a movie theater, Safeway, PetSmart, Michaels, Catapult Adventure Park Lakewood, and much more! Those who commute are also sure to appreciate being close to Interstate-5 and Joint Base Lewis-McChord. 

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can contact REALTOR® Erin Dobrinski online here or give her a call/text at (253) 380-7702, or reach out to REALTOR® Tom Dobrinski online here or give him a call/text at (253) 380-6257.