Surrounded by its own private wooded half acre double lot , this home is a verdant oasis in the city. The circa 1890 Victorian home with an earlier 20th century Normanesque Cottage addition has the unique character that's so prized in the eclectic Northsi
Enter into this light, bright majestic 11 foot high vaulted beamed ceilinged living room with its impressive woodburning stone fireplace , original refinished hardwood floors and closet.
The living room opens directly to both the formal dining room and flows into the stair hall with main floor half bath and the large open family room/kitchen.
Light bright formal dining room.
The dining room features a vintage lighting pendant and original refinished hardwood floors.
The dining room also boasts an exposed brick non-operating fireplace!
The home's large open family room/kitchen is a great informal entertaining and gathering space. Its exposed brick wood-burning fireplace , peninsula counter and open dry bar make for multifuncitonal living.
The family room's fireplace is flanked by two doors that could lead to a future deck/porch overlooking the home's large side yard.
A certain bohemian flair is evident throughout the home.
The functional kitchen, iike the rest of the home, is graced with high ceilings and abundant light.
A wealth of storage surrounds the refrigerator. Look closely to the left of the dry bar at the ceiling to see the quirky opening to the stairwell that you may have missed in the previous photos!
These whimsically colorful stairs lead up to the second floor.
Atop the home the expansive master suite occupies the entire third floor! Pictured here is a flex space with large closets is perfect for a sitting room or office space--make it your own!
Sunset and valley views from the master and second floor front bedrooms.
The master opens to its ensuite bath.
The wood and accent tiles contrast with the clean white space with abundant storage.
Note the ceiling mounted rain head shower above the spa-like whirlpool tub!
One of the home's two spacious corner bedroom overlooking the side and back yards.
The second of the home's corner bedroom overlooking the front yard.
All three of the second floor's bedroom feature high ceilings, tall windows. This one even has a non-operating fireplace.
The updated second floor bath.
The first floor half bath also features a convenient washer and dryer. Additional hookups are available in the basement.
The covered back porch features a ceiling fan and overlooks the rear yard.
Street view of 4338 Kirby Road.
Entry to 4338 Kirby Road.
Each of the 18 curving stone steps leads to your oasis in the city.
The entire side and back yards have a custom wood fence.
The home's south facade allows light throughout the day. Just outside the two exterior doors flanking the chimney would be an ideal spot for a patio or deck off the family room.
The back yard features a custom shed and fire pit. A rear gate allows access to the wooden remainder of the home's half acre lot. A perfect spot for terraced gardens.