Tacoma Real Estate March 2, 2020

Just Steps from Point Defiance Park! Spacious & Inviting 4-Bedroom, 2.5-Bath Home in North Tacoma 

Less than a block to the 760-acre Point Defiance Park, this 2,465-square-foot North End home presents a truly rare opportunity. Enjoy having abundant space both inside and out to call your own, all while being incredibly close to some of North Tacoma’s top destinations! Lovingly maintained over the years, this 4-bedroom, 2.5-bath home is replete with elegant detailing and sumptuous amenities that add potential for delightful indulgence in everyday life! Located at 5318 N Defiance Tacoma, WA 98407, this Tacoma treasure is listed for $589,000. 

From the moment you pull in the driveway, this home-sweet-home offers a picturesque sight, from neat landscaping to a cheerful exterior color palette with crisp white trim and eye-catching stone details. The entryway guides you right into the formal living room and formal dining room, a haven of elegance where you can entertain with ease. Cheerful natural light ensures that the gorgeous cherry wood floors and pristine wainscoting shine with sophistication, and whether you’re hosting holiday gatherings or celebrating a special occasion, you have the room to host get-togethers in style! 

This home’s generous layout flows into the family room, kitchen, and eating area, where the open floor plan makes it easy to spend quality time with loved ones whether you’re whipping up dinner or catching up on your favorite TV show. In the family room, a beautifully accented fireplace anchors the space, while cozy carpets and a warm color palette lend themselves to the welcoming scene. The layout flows into the kitchen where a smart layout boasts highlights like granite counters and bar-style seating. Additional amenities that make life easier include laundry amenities, a built-in vacuum, and a security system.

The main level also features a charming den/office space with French doors that lead right out onto your sprawling backyard deck! Entertain and relax out in the fresh air all summer long—there’s plenty of room on the deck and patio for comfy outdoor dining sets and lounge chairs to sunbathe on. Host weekend barbecues where the whole neighborhood is invited, and enjoy quiet afternoons putting your green thumb to work in the terraced garden. Mature greenery just adds to the storybook feel of this backyard retreat, and you can enjoy a park-like setting and rejuvenating sunshine without ever having to leave the comfort of home! 

At the end of a day well spent, you’ll find 4 bedrooms and 2 full baths to unwind in on the 2nd floor. The master suite is especially noteworthy—this well-appointed haven shows off features like vaulted ceilings and a stunning fireplace. Imagine snuggling up in bed and drifting off into dreamland while a fire dances in the background! The ensuite bath is also a must-see space—here you can relax in a sumptuous bubble bath and revitalizing wellness routines. 

Living in North Tacoma by Point Defiance Park

At 5318 N Defiance Tacoma, WA 98407, you’re less than a block away from the 760-acre Point Defiance Park! This extraordinary destination offers so much to explore—visit the Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium and Fort Nisqually, wander around scenic gardens and trails, and more. There’s lots of opportunity to enjoy the waterfront from here as well—just 0.4 miles away you can hop on the ferry to Vashon, and Dune Peninsula at Point Defiance and Point Ruston are both less than 1 mile from home. At Point Ruston you’ll find restaurants, shopping, entertainment, and more stunning waterfront amenities. You’re also wonderfully close to conveniences along North Pearl Street—the iconic Antique Sandwich shop is only 0.3 miles away, and you can head south to find grocery stores, eateries, and services. 

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can contact REALTOR® Diane Thomas online here or give her a call/text at (253) 370-2222. You can also reach out to REALTOR® Charles Thomas online here or give him a call/text at (253) 861-6733.