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Hale's Brick Beauty

Hale's Brick Beauty

5424 10th Ave S 002Web Hans and Nancy spent 20 years in this beautiful brick Tudor. Nancy is the music director at Washburn and Hans spent his career as a pastor. They raised 3 kids and developed a fantastic community in Minneapolis. They also used this time to meticulously update and restore their home. The result is a fabulous modernized 1930's restoration.

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Original brick fireplace, stunning woodwork, and beautifully refinished hardwood floors.

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The Lee's spent weeks preparing their home for new owners with modernized paint colors, art installation, and gleaming woodwork.

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Hans and Nancy's kitchen is a testament to their commitment to the era of their home. Original cabinets remained with the addition of stainless steel appliances, new counters and a beautiful backsplash.

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Two large bedrooms on the main floor are separated by an original art deco bath. Great space for a growing family.

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The front room is perfect for many uses. For years, their family used it for coat and jacket storage, but in recent months, the Lee's transformed it into a bright, white music space.

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Classic 1930's telephone stand.

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In 2011, Hans embarked on an attic renovation. Converting a once bleak space into a stunningly large master suite. Including a large bathroom, sitting area, bedroom, and even an office with built-ins outside.

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The rear yard has a paver patio and large yard with plenty of perennial growth. Unlike other homes in the area with eyesore garages, this garage is all brick - rounding out this beautifully appointed home.

We look forward to seeing Hale go through major transition over the coming years - passing the baton from maturing families to new and budding couples. This area will be a hot spot for our new buyers!

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