SOLDMAY 14, 2021

251 Shades Crest Rd
Birmingham, AL 35226

Local Information

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  • Schools
    1 Elementary School
    1 Middle School
    1 High School
  • Crime
    Lowest crime relative to the rest of Jefferson county.
  • Commute
    99% of residents commute by car.
  • Shop & Eat
    3 Restaurants
    1 Groceries
    1 Nightlife


This property is no longer available to rent or to buy. This description is from May 15, 2021
Rare opportunity to live in Bluff Park on the top of Shades Mt. in a large, well-maintained home! As you drive up, you are greeted by a large circular driveway, pristine landscaping and a front porch where you can watch the sunset each evening. Upon entering, you will find a large, open living space with beautiful hardwoods and so many windows. The kitchen is spacious with newer appliances and granite countertops. Right off of the kitchen you will find a large home office and a 1/2 bath. Enjoy your morning coffee in the bright sunroom each morning. The large master suite features a fully updated bathroom and spacious walk-in closet. Upstairs find three bedrooms, two bathrooms and so much storage including two walk in attics. The basement is a great workshop complete with lights, outdoor access, and ample shelving and storage. Out back, you have a large, flat backyard with a covered porch. It is obvious that this pristine home has been so well cared for and is move in ready!

Home Details for 251 Shades Crest Rd

Interior Features
Interior Details
Basement: Partial,Unfinished,Block,DaylightNumber of Rooms: 10Types of Rooms: Dining Room, Kitchen, Living Room, Office
Beds & Baths
Number of Bedrooms: 4Number of Bathrooms: 4Number of Bathrooms (full): 3Number of Bathrooms (half): 1
Dimensions and Layout
Living Area: 3159 Square Feet
Appliances & Utilities
Utilities: Sewer Connected, Underground UtilitiesAppliances: Convection Oven, Dishwasher, Disposal, Microwave, Gas Oven, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Stove-Gas, Gas Water HeaterDishwasherLaundry: Electric Dryer Hookup,Washer Hookup,Main Level,Laundry Room,Laundry (ROOM),YesMicrowaveRefrigerator
Heating & Cooling
Heating: Central,Natural GasHas CoolingAir Conditioning: Central Air,Dual,Ceiling Fan(s)Has Heating
Fireplace & Spa
Number of Fireplaces: 1Fireplace: Tile (FIREPL), Family Room, GasHas a Fireplace
Windows, Doors, Floors & Walls
Window: Window Treatments, Double Pane WindowsFlooring: Carpet, Hardwood, Tile
Levels, Entrance, & Accessibility
Stories: 1.5Levels: One and One HalfFloors: Carpet, Hardwood, Tile
No ViewView: None
Exterior Features
Exterior Home Features
Patio / Porch: Covered, Patio, Porch, Open (DECK), DeckFoundation: Basement
Parking & Garage
Number of Garage Spaces: 2Number of Covered Spaces: 2No CarportHas a GarageNo Attached GarageHas Uncovered ParkingParking Spaces: 2Parking: Circular Driveway,Driveway,Parking (MLVL),Garage Faces Side
Pool: None
Waterfront: NoNot on Waterfront
Finished Area
Finished Area (above surface): 3159 Square Feet
Property Information
Year Built
Year Built: 1998
Property Type / Style
Property Type: ResidentialProperty Subtype: Single Family Residence
Construction Materials: 3 Sides Brick, HardiPlank Type
Property Information
Parcel Number: 3900164002013.000
Active Status
MLS Status: Sold
Direction & Address
Community: Bluff Park
School Information
Elementary School: Bluff ParkJr High / Middle School: Simmons, Ira FHigh School: Hoover
Lot Information
Lot Area: 0.51 Acres
Listing Info
Special Conditions: N/A
Energy Efficiency Features: Lighting, Thermostat, Turbines
BasementAttic: Walk-In, Yes
Last check for updates: about 4 hours ago
Listed by Emily Ness
ARC Realty - Hoover
Source: GALMLS, MLS#1281154

Price History for 251 Shades Crest Rd

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Property Taxes and Assessment

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Price Trends

For homes in 35226
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This home: $470,000 37% above*
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What Locals Say about Birmingham

  • Trulia User
    "This area is not priced well but, you can’t find a better location. Not much of a neighborhood feel but, still a very welcoming area."
  • Trulia User
    "I commute to the burbs. Traffic is light leaving the city. One of the things I like about Birmingham. "
  • Trulia User
    "Quick. Close to work downtown and central to most in city attractions.easy access to interstate but while construction on interstate is going on traffic has been much more hectic than normal."
  • Trulia User
    "Anything downtown is really close and there is always something going on. Also lots of places deliver."
  • Trulia User
    "Birmingham's turn of the century boomtown CBD is on the up & up and a great neighborhood to be a renter or home owner."

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251 Shades Crest Rd, Birmingham, AL 35226 is a 4 bedroom, 4 bathroom single-family home built in 1998. This property is not currently available for sale. 251 Shades Crest Rd was last sold on May 14, 2021 for $470,000 (0% higher than the asking price of $469,900). The current Trulia Estimate for 251 Shades Crest Rd is $478,779.