• Sold
  • Single Family

2070 Melrose Ave Iowa City, IA 52246 Get directions

$812,000 $163/Sq. ft.
4 Beds 5 Baths 4,982 Sq. ft. 23,522 Sq. ft. Lot
  • Age 21 Years
  • MLS# 20182584
  • Listed 8 Months 27 Days Ago


HIGH STYLE. One of four homes abutting Finkbine Golf Course, this remarkable home has been transformed into an all brick two-story modern showcase with dynamic views. The circular driveway with extensive parking welcomes you to this entertainers dream with private dining room with built-ins; music room with Jadecor walls; outstanding kitchen with custom cabinetry, Black Galaxy granite counters and JennAir appliances; dramatic great room with wall of windows & LL family room with built-in bar & fireplace.



  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Master Bedroom Dimensions: 19x27
  • Mstr BR Level: Upper


  • Full Bathrooms: 5
  • # FBaths Main: 2

Kitchen and Dining

  • Dining Room Dimensions: 15x16
  • Kitchen Dimensions: 16x18
  • Kitchen Breakfast: Breakfast Bar, Island, Pantry
  • Kitchen Level: Main

Other rooms

  • Basement: Bath Finished, Concrete, Sump Pump, Ent-Outside, Finished Rooms, Full, Walkout
  • Living Room Dimensions: 16x26
  • Family Room Dimensions: 14x35
  • Rooms: Bonus Room, Dr Separate, Family Room, Great Room, Library/Office, Master Bath
  • Laundry Location: Basement, Upstairs
  • Laundry Type: Laundry Closet, Laundry Room
  • Garage Length: 30
  • Garage Width: 21

Interior Features

  • Bookcases, Cable Tv Connections, Ceiling-9+ Ft, Foyer-2 Story, Skylight, Tile, Vaulted Ceiling, Wet Bar, Wood Floors

Home Features

  • Cook Top Separate
  • Dishwasher
  • Disposal
  • Double Oven
  • Icemaker Line
  • Microwave Built-In
  • Wall Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Alarm-Smoke/Fire
  • Central Vacuum
  • Dryer
  • Washer
  • Water Softener (Owned)

Building and Construction

  • STORIES/STYLE: 2 Stories
  • Levels or Stories: 2
  • Construction: Brick, Frame
  • Energy Related: Water Heater-Gas
  • Roof Type: Composition

Exterior and Lot Features

  • Lot Description: .5-1 Acre, Golf Course, Level
  • Deck, Hot Tub, Patio, Shed, Workshop
  • Lot Dimensions: 130 X 181

Garage and Parking

  • Garage: 3 Cars

Heating and Cooling

  • Cooling: Electric, Ceiling Fan, Zoned/Dual
  • Heating: Gas, Forced Air, Zoned/Dual
  • Fireplace: 3, Gas, Gas Starter, Wood Burning, In Great/Family Room, In Ll, In Master Bedroom


  • Water/Sewer: City Sewer, City Water

School Information

  • Elementary School: Borlaug
  • Jr./Middle School: Northwest
  • High School: West

Other Property Info

  • Area: Iowa City
  • County: Johnson
  • Directions: Melrose Ave, North side of street, before Mormon Trek Blvd
  • Zoning: residential
  • APN Number: 1017202001
  • Photo Count: Y

Listing Information

  • Status: Sold
  • Sub Type: Single Family
  • Closing Date: 08/09/2018

Nearby Schools

Rating School Grades Distance
5 Ernest Horn Elementary School K-6 0.5 mi
6 Northwest Junior High School 7-8 1.9 mi
5 West Senior High School 9-12 0.6 mi
8 Lincoln Elementary School PK-6 1.2 mi
4 Southeast Junior High School 7-8 3.7 mi
3 Iowa City High School 9-12 3.3 mi
NA Hillside Christian Private School K-8 2.5 mi
NA Montessori Private School-Iowa City PK-6 2.5 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 2070 Melrose Ave

Property Tax

Property Price

Date Event Price Price / Sq ft Source
2018-08-09 Sold - - IowaCity
2018-07-12 Price Changed $849,000 $170 IowaCity
2018-04-27 Listed $898,000 $180 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.