693 19th Street Des Moines, IA 50314
Listing Courtesy of: IOWA AOR / Century 21 Signature Real Estate / Gina Swanson - (515) 224-4002

  693 19th Street Des Moines, IA 50314

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This stunning Stick-style Victorian was originally built in 1889 + has been thoughtfully restored inside + out, boasting 5 beds, 5 baths, + over 2800 of finished living space. The 1st floor features a parlor w/ pocket doors, lg office (or spare bedroom), living room w/ oak fireplace, + formal dining room. New double-hung wood windows provide efficiency + natural light. Custom-milled trim, refinished 5-panel doors, inlaid cast iron grates, solid brass hardware, and marble accents provide a touch of elegance at every turn. The kitchen is a chef’s dream, w/ floor-to-ceiling maple cabinets, quartz countertops + SS appliances. Adjacent to the kitchen is a tiled mudroom + powder bath.Upstairs, the primary suite includes a walk-in closet + full bath w/ original clawfoot tub. Down the hall are 3 beds + a 3/4 hall bath w/ operating transom windows, as well as a convenient laundry closet. The 3rd floor has been finished to provide over 500 sq ft of bonus space + another full bath. The LL has a new poured foundation w/ tall ceilings, all-new mechanicals, 2 egress windows + is ready for 1200+ sq ft of additional finish.Outside is a large deck for entertaining + a 2-car insulated carriage house w/ tall ceilings + a loft for storage (or potential finish as a studio space). The home’s exterior has been meticulously restored with cedar siding, half-round gutters, herringbone pavers, + a new front porch built to original specifications. Bonus! 10 years of tax abatement offer massive savings!

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Lot Size
7,080 SQFT
Single-Family Home
Year Built
Victorian, Three Story
School District
Des Moines Independent
Polk County
Bathroom Details
  • Full Bathrooms: 2
  • 3/4 Bathroom: 1
  • Half Bathrooms: 2
Interior Features
  • Washer
  • Stove
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Laundry: Upper Level
  • Separate/Formal Dining Room
  • Eat-In Kitchen
Lot Information
  • Rectangular Lot
Property Features
  • Fireplace: Gas
  • Fireplace: Vented
  • Fireplace: 1
  • Foundation: Poured
Heating and Cooling
  • Natural Gas
  • Gas
  • Forced Air
  • Central Air
Basement Information
  • Egress Windows
  • Unfinished
  • Hardwood
  • Carpet
  • Tile
Exterior Features
  • Roof: Rubber
  • Roof: Shingle
  • Roof: Asphalt
Utility Information
  • Utilities: Water Source: Public
  • Sewer: Public Sewer
  • Two Car Garage
  • Garage
  • Detached
  • 3
Living Area
  • 2,807 sqft
Additional Information: Signature Real Estate | (515) 224-4002
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