Renovated Hilltop Craftsman

Quintessential, fully renovated Craftsman home located in the heart of Hilltop. Pre-inspected and primed for leisure and play. Not only have all systems and cosmetic details of the home been modernized, lighting selections from Anthropologie and Mosaic Tile were designed and installed by a local artist; enhancing the idyllic flow and feeling of home. Main floor bedroom, open living/dining, new spacious kitchen, laundry room, full bath. Upstairs, the primary suite is equipped with a large walk-in closet & vaulted ceilings. Finished basement, with acid washed floors – this space is multifaceted. 2 car garage, fully fenced and landscaped yard; you’ll love having a quiet backyard respite in the city, 2 blocks away from the new light rail. Welcome Home.

1605 S M Street, Tacoma, WA 98405

Listed for $525,000 | SOLD for $556,000 in September 2023

MLS # 2140166

  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 2,099 Square Feet
  • 4,355 Square Foot Lot
  • Built in 1908; Effective Year Built 1956
  • Fully-Fenced Backyard
  • ADU Potential


Located in Tacoma’s vibrant and storied Hilltop neighborhood, this treasure awaits new owners. A beautifully renovated home that marries timeless design with modernity. The eye-catching curb appeal of this home hints at the beauty of the interior. Sitting on the charming front porch with a glass of wine in the afternoon is something the current owner will miss the most about this home.

While the bones of the home boasts historic charm, modern comforts have not been overlooked. Imagine cooking gourmet meals in a chef-worthy kitchen equipped with new stainless steel appliances, new sink and faucet, quartz countertops, and luxuriously appointed finishes like the locally sourced Teredo shelves. You’ll enjoy dining with friends and family in the stylish dining room featuring a beautiful Anthropologie chandelier.

Bathed in soft, warm hues and adorned with new lighting and blinds, this inviting living room exudes comfort. Whether it’s the soft glow from the gas fireplace in the evening or the abundance of natural light in the morning, this space has evokes tranquil ambiance all day.

Entertain, work and play, this renovated basement offers the perfect solution for all activities. The finished beams, new lighting and sanded polished floors add character and style to the space. You’ll discover endless possibilities in this thoughtfully designed and flexible renovated basement. In addition to the wonderful cosmetic upgrades, the basement has been fully waterproofed and a new sump pump has been installed.

Having a quiet backyard respite in the middle of city life is something the current owner will miss the most about the home. Enjoy summer movie nights with the large screen and projector setup – perfect for backyard camping, too! You’ll appreciate the best of indoor/outdoor living in this fully-fenced backyard. The Wi-Fi enabled irrigation drip system makes tending plants and vegetables easy. The fruit trees (two apple, two pear, one quince and one cherry tree), grapes growing over the gate, and the row of raspberries produce all summer long.

Tacoma’s Hilltop neighborhood is not just a location; it’s a community that thrives on a rich tapestry of culture and diversity. Nestled amongst tree-lined streets, you’ll find an eclectic mix of local shops, eateries, and artistic havens. Stroll down the street to Ice Cream Social on a hot summer day or stop by happy hour at Bar Rosa. The close proximity to the light rail and freeways makes commuting a breeze. Embrace the Tacoma lifestyle, where vibrant culture, stunning landscapes, and a strong sense of community converge.

Read more about this Renovated Hilltop Craftsman and the surrounding community HERE!


CALL/TEXT Realtor Jenny Wetzel at 253-381-9788 for more information.

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