SOLDJUN 4, 2021

1033 Kensington Ave
Grosse Pointe Park, MI 48230

Local Information

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  • Schools
    1 Elementary School
    1 Middle School
    1 High School
  • Crime
    Lowest crime relative to the rest of Wayne county.
  • Commute
    95% of residents commute by car.
  • Shop & Eat
    46 Restaurants
    9 Groceries
    26 Nightlife

Description

This property is no longer available to rent or to buy. This description is from June 07, 2021
Welcome home to this beautiful French Colonial. Every inch of this magnificent 5 bedroom, 5 & 1/2 bath home has been updated. The gourmet kitchen, butlers pantry and breakfast nook combine for the chef and/or entertainers delight. Includes a Sub-Zero refrigerator, (2020) Thermador 48” range, (2020) Thermador dishwasher, and Scotsman Ice Maker. Sunroom has a wet bar with beverage fridge for easy pool side entertaining. Laundry room on the second floor and additional laundry in basement (think pool towels) with easy direct access for backyard pool deck. Two car garage has a second story walk up for extra storage or possible home office. Best of all, you will feel as if you live at a five-star resort with the new, salt water, Gunite Pool with exposed aggregate surround and a custom built pergola. All of this on a lot and a half, so you will have plenty of space to enjoy inside and out.

Home Details for 1033 Kensington Ave

Year Built
1918
Parking
2 Car Garage
Price/Sqft
No Info
HOA
None
Heating
Yes
Cooling
Yes
Outdoor
Patio
Pool
Yes
Interior Features
Interior Details
Basement: YesNumber of Rooms: 15Types of Rooms: Dining Room, Family Room, Kitchen, Living Room
Beds & Baths
Number of Bedrooms: 5Number of Bathrooms: 6Number of Bathrooms (full): 5
Dimensions and Layout
Living Area: 4089 Square Feet
Appliances & Utilities
Appliances: Dishwasher, Dryer, Range/Oven, Refrigerator, WasherDishwasherDryerLaundry: Second,WoodRefrigeratorWasher
Heating & Cooling
Heating: Boiler,Forced AirHas CoolingAir Conditioning: Central AirHas Heating
Fireplace & Spa
Fireplace: Gas, Living RoomHas a Fireplace
Windows, Doors, Floors & Walls
Flooring: Wood, Carpet, Ceramic Tile
Levels, Entrance, & Accessibility
Levels: More than 2 StoriesFloors: Wood, Carpet, Ceramic Tile
Exterior Features
Exterior Home Features
Patio / Porch: PatioFoundation: Basement, BrickHas a Private Pool
Parking & Garage
Number of Garage Spaces: 2Number of Covered Spaces: 2No CarportHas a GarageNo Attached GarageParking Spaces: 2Parking: Garage
Pool
Pool: In GroundPool
Frontage
Road Surface Type: PavedNot on Waterfront
Water & Sewer
Sewer: Public Sanitary
Farm & Range
Frontage Length: 112
Finished Area
Finished Area (above surface): 4089 Square FeetFinished Area (below surface): 162 Square Feet
Property Information
Year Built
Year Built: 1918
Property Type / Style
Property Type: ResidentialProperty Subtype: Single Family ResidenceArchitecture: Colonial
Building
Construction Materials: Brick
Price & Status
Status Change & Dates
Possession Timing: 30
Active Status
MLS Status: Closed
Location
Direction & Address
Community: Wallace Bros Kensington Road Sub 2
School Information
Elementary School: MaireElementary School District: Grosse Pointe Public SchoolsJr High / Middle School: Pierce Middle SchoolJr High / Middle School District: Grosse Pointe Public SchoolsHigh School: South High SchoolHigh School District: Grosse Pointe Public Schools
Building
Building Area
Building Area: 5339 Square Feet
HOA
Association for this Listing: MiRealSource
Lot Information
Lot Area: 18295.2 Square Feet
Listing Info
Special Conditions: Standard
Offer
Listing Agreement Type: Exclusive Right To SellListing Terms: Cash, Conventional
Tax Information
Annual Tax Amount: $12,328
Compensation
Buyer Agent Commission: 3Buyer Agent Commission Type: %
Miscellaneous
BasementZillow Home Type: SingleFamily
Last check for updates: about 14 hours ago
Listed by Lynne Williams
Real Estate in the Pointes
Bought with: Connie Dunlap, Sine & Monaghan Realtors Real Living LLC GPF
Originating MLS: MiRealSource
Source: MiRealSource, MLS#50039967

Price History for 1033 Kensington Ave

Event DetailsPrice
06/04/2021
Sold
MiRealSource #50039967
$915K

05/06/2021
Pending
MiRealSource #50039967
$900K

04/30/2021
Listed For Sale
MiRealSource #50039967
$900K

09/21/2001
Sold
Agent Provided
$630K

Property Taxes and Assessment

Year2020
Tax$12,081
Assessment$544,200
Home facts updated by county records

Price Trends

For homes in 48230
*Based on the
Trulia Estimate
$426,702
Typical home value
This home: $915,000 53% above*
$435
Typical Home Value by sqft
Price trends provided by third party data sources.

Assigned Schools

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What Locals Say about Grosse Pointe Park

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    "Commute is 10 minutes or so without any freeways! Lovely, small community with very friendly atmosphere and variety of people all bringing the area to what it is today!"
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    "Lots of dogs being walked regularly, plans for a dog park opening up. There is a pet food store in the village as well."
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    "It is very Lovely and Peaceful and Friendly. Neighborly and sense of community. I work from home and do not have a commute."
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    "Safe and clean neighborhoods . Well kept homes. Great property values. Great schools. City services excellent. "
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    "Lots of other dogs, well lit sidewalks to walk the dog, believe they’re building a dog park. Not a lot of open places for dogs to run"
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  • Trulia User
    "Not many fenced yards in cabbage patch. Not a nearby dog park at this time. Multiple dog waste bins."
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  • Trulia User
    "Many private parks, several theaters, extremely pedestrian, shopping, restaurants and grocers within blocks. People walk everywhere. Lakeshore is a stones throw. Water sports. Police, fire etc come immediately. Schools are outstanding."
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    "I’ve lived here for the last four years and love it. Neighbors are friendly and caring, schools are fantastic. "
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    "Could be more diverse... However, it’s safe and clean and friendly. Good schools. Close to the city! "
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  • Trulia User
    "Taking Jefferson for 12-15 minutes to be in downtown Detroit is just perfect. You are living in a really nice area near the water and so close to the major city. It is an inexpensive Uber ride if you need it or even ride your bike using the bike lanes. "
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  • Trulia User
    "It’s a great area with a ton of services and lots to do! The parks are amazing. Wonderful pool and fountain, splash pad, fishing pier, city resident only movie theaters and marina, and the best little league baseball program in the State. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Quick ride into work each day. Very happy with the place I live. I am actually looking for another house in the area."
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  • Trulia User
    "It’s a place with friendly neighbors and everyone knows each other. That’s where when I have a family I want to raise them"
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  • Trulia User
    "You can walk to the trolley and head to the village or the shops down by lakepointe and beaconsfield. Close to the schools. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Fairly easy from a location central to al major expressways and close to local and regional areas of cultural interest."
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  • Trulia User
    "It’s a very diverse community both in people and in housing options. We’ve got everything from renters in 4-plexes to single families in large estates on the water. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Quick drive to downtown for work and fun. Great neighborhood schools. Eclectic mix of architecture. Private park with pool, marina, movie theater and gym."
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  • Trulia User
    "I love living in Grosse Pointe park, we have two beautiful parks and everything is within walking or driving distance "
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  • Trulia User
    "Great area lots of restaurants and events. One of the best school districts in the Country . Completely updated from ground up including new furnace and water heater. Wood burning fireplace!"
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  • Trulia User
    "What more could you ask for? Beautiful, safe neighborhood with first rate parks and amenities available only to residents, immediate police response time in the event of an emergency, top notch public schools within walking distance, and a friendly, welcoming community. Grosse Pointe Park is the perfect place for young families who commute to Detroit."
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  • Trulia User
    "I grew up in this house and LOVED it. The neighborhood is/was great and is so close to the schools and The Village. I miss it so much!"
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    "Superb schools, homes and community! "
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1033 Kensington Ave, Grosse Pointe Park, MI 48230 is a 5 bedroom, 6 bathroom single-family home built in 1918. This property is not currently available for sale. 1033 Kensington Ave was last sold on Jun 4, 2021 for $915,000 (2% higher than the asking price of $899,900). The current Trulia Estimate for 1033 Kensington Ave is $917,853.