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Majestic 1904 Craftsman asks $1.1 million in Beacon Hill

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Although it’s 115 years old, it’s not a fixer—just fancy

A large Craftsman house has a brick foundation and beige siding with white window trim. There’s a large front porch and dormers to the front and side.
The home is the centerpiece of a large lot, and maintains a stately presence with a bold roof shape and dramatic dormers.
Courtesy of Cherie Hasson/Windermere

Just a few blocks from Jefferson Park and the Beacon Food Forest, this striking home was built in 1904, and keeps its stunning period character. Formal spaces wrap around the lower floor, from the foyer to the dining room, with original fir hardwood floors. Deep wood millwork and built-ins also keep character, including dramatic crossbeams along the living room ceiling. But hidden in that look are several upgrades, including new windows and a gas fireplace insert.

In perfect early Craftsman style, there’s plenty of space here—the largest of the four bedrooms even has its own bonus room, as big as a whole other bedroom. Some of the 4,000 square feet are more choose-your-own-adventure, including a versatile sunroom on the second floor and a large, mostly-unfinished basement.

Outside, find even more wiggle room. A large deck is out back off the kitchen, like a second, open-air dining room. The corner lot has nearly a quarter of an acre to work with, level and, in its present state, surrounded by fences and a laurel hedge.

4004 13th Avenue S is listed for $1.1 million by Cherie Hasson.

A living room has a white couch along the left wall, wood doorframes along the right, and deep-wood millwork in boxbeams, trim, and built-in benches on the far wall. There’s a brick fireplace on the far wall, too.
The living room’s dramatic design includes original-millwork boxbeam ceilings and stately built-in window benches.
Part of a living area with hardwood floors, white walls, and wood trim and a white couch on the right wall. In the back through a cased opening, there’s an entryway with glass French doors.
A formal entryway, complete with lighted coat closet, leads into a stunningly maintained living room.
A wooden table with six metal and plastic chairs sits on a beige and black rug in a room with hardwood floors, white walls, and dark wood trim.
A formal dining room sits in a bay window with a classic wood design. Built-ins include shelving and a pass-through window from the kitchen.
A bathroom has a clawfoot tub to the eft and a vanity with a marble countertop and a gold-trim mirror to the right.
The lower-level bath includes the original clawfoot tub mixed in with modern upgrades.
An upper landing of an exposed-grain staircase with banister  has beige walls and bright white trim. There’s a bench to the right atop hardwood floors, and a bright room surrounded by windows straight ahead.
A grand staircase with banister leads up to a second-floor landing, a hub for the upper bedrooms and sunroom.
A carpeted, beige room with bright white trim has a bed with off-white linens and a bank of four windows on the far wall.
Even brand-new windows—like these ones in an upper-level bedroom—are installed to match the original style.