Seller represented by:
Lynn Weinstein with BLANK & MCCUNE, THE REAL ESTATE COMPANY

Buyer represented by:
Rebecca Phipps with Keller Williams Legacy Group

1236 Melrose Ave Iowa City, IA 52246
  • Sold
  • Single Family

1236 Melrose Ave Iowa City, IA 52246 Get directions

$385,000 $172/Sq. ft.
4 Beds 2 Baths 1 Partial Bath 2,232 Sq. ft. 8,712 Sq. ft. Lot
  • Age 56 Years
  • MLS# 202103801
  • Listed 4 Months 18 Days Ago

Overview

TOP LOCATION, walking distance to UIHC, law and dental schools and sporting events; on bus route and 5 minute driving to grocery stores, shopping and schools. 1960's, two story with 4 bedrooms on 2nd level and LL with family room with fireplace, full bath, kitchenette and access to backyard. The 1st floor includes a guest bath, kitchen equipped with range, microwave, refrigerator and dishwasher and breakfast bar open to dining area and double decks (recently painted) and living room with wood-burning fireplace with limestone surround and hearth and hardwood floors. Amenities include replaced windows, newer vinyl siding, newer hot water heater, 2 car attached garage with large driveway for additional parking, landscaping with cherry tree and backyard with storage shed. Rental permit in place, renewable in July 2021.

  • Seller represented by:
  • REALTOR ® Lynn Weinstein with BLANK & MCCUNE, THE REAL ESTATE COMPANY
  • Buyer represented by:
  • REALTOR ® Rebecca Phipps with Keller Williams Legacy Group

Features

Bedrooms

  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bedrooms On Upper Level: 4
  • Master Bedroom Dimensions: 12 x 14
  • Master Bedroom Level: Upper

Bathrooms

  • Total Bathrooms: 2 / 1
  • Full Bathrooms: 2
  • 1/2 Bathrooms: 1
  • Half Bathrooms On Main Level: 1
  • Full Bathrooms On Lower Level: 1
  • Full Bathrooms On Upper Level: 1

Interior Features

  • Cable TV Connections
  • Carpet
  • Tile
  • Wood Floors

Appliances

  • Dishwasher
  • Disposal
  • Icemaker Line
  • Microwave
  • Range/Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Alarm-Smoke/Fire
  • Dryer
  • Washer
  • Water Softener (Owned)
  • Laundry Facilities: Laundry Room
  • Laundry Features: Basement

Other Rooms

  • DR L Shaped, Family Room, LR/DR Combo
  • Basement Features: Bath Finished, Block, Sump Pump, Ent-Outside, Finished Rooms, Full
  • Family Room Dimensions: 16 x 25
  • Living Room Dimensions: 13 x 19
  • Family Room Level: Lower
  • Living Room Level: Main

Heating and Cooling

  • Cooling Features: Electric, Ceiling Fan, Whole House Fan
  • Fireplace Features: In Living Room, In LL
  • Heating Features: Gas, Forced Air
  • Number of Fireplaces: 2

Kitchen and Dining

  • Dining Room Dimensions: 10 x 11
  • Dining Room Level: Main
  • Kitchen Dimensions: 14 x 12
  • Kitchen Level: Main
  • Kitchen/Breakfast Combo Description: Pantry

Exterior and Lot Features

  • Deck
  • Fenced Yard
  • Patio
  • Shed

Land Info

  • Lot Description: Less than .5 Acre, Wooded
  • Lot Size Acres: 0.2
  • Lot Size Dimensions: 70 x 125
  • Lot Size Square Feet: 8712

Garage and Parking

  • Garage Spaces: 2
  • Garage Description: Attached, 2 Cars, Key Pad

School Information

  • Elementary School: Borlaug
  • High School: West
  • Middle School: Northwest

Homeowners Association

  • Association Fee Frequency: annually

Amenities and Community Features

  • Community Features: Sidewalks, Street Lights, Close to Shopping, Close to School

Other Property Info

  • Annual Tax Amount: 6449.71
  • Source Listing Status: Sold
  • County: Johnson
  • Directions: Melrose Ave on North side
  • Tax Year: 2019
  • Source Property Type: Single
  • Area: Iowa City
  • Source Neighborhood: University Heights
  • Parcel Number: 1016227013
  • Subdivision: University Heights
  • Zoning: Residential
  • Source System Name: C2C

Building and Construction

  • Total Square Feet Living: 2232
  • Year Built: 1965
  • BelowGradeFinishedArea: 672
  • Building Exterior Type: Frame, Stone, Vinyl
  • Construction Materials: Frame, Stone, Vinyl
  • Property Age: 56
  • Roof: Composition
  • Levels or Stories: 2
  • House Style: 2 Stories
  • Total Above Grade Sqft Area: 1560

Utilities

  • Sewer: City Sewer, City Water

Home Features

  • Energy: Clock Thermostat, Insulation-Ceiling, Water Heater-Gas

Nearby Schools

Rating School Grades Distance
7 Norman Borlaug Elementary School PK-6 2.4 mi
6 Northwest Junior High School 7-8 2.3 mi
5 West Senior High School 9-12 1.2 mi
NA Montessori Private School-Iowa City PK-6 2.6 mi

School data provided by National Center for Education Statistics, Maponics, and GreatSchools. Intended for reference only. GreatSchools Ratings compare a school’s test performance to statewide results. To verify enrollment eligibility, contact the school or district directly.

Property History for 1236 Melrose Ave

Property Tax

Property Price

Date Event Price Price / Sq ft Source
2021-08-09 Sold - - IowaCity
2021-06-29 Listed $385,000 $172 IowaCity

The price and tax history data is obtained from public records and/or MLS feeds from local jurisdiction. Contact your REALTOR® directly in order to obtain the most up-to-date information available.