4 Not-to-Miss Highlights of this Fox Island Waterfront Masterpiece on 2.92 Acres

Perched on a 2.92-acre property right on the waterfront on scenic Fox Island, this 2,604-square-foot residence offers a truly rare opportunity. Unobstructed views of the Narrows Passage show off an idyllic backdrop—imagine looking out your window and seeing Chambers Bay, the Narrows Bridge, and Mt. Rainier! 100 feet of waterfront is all yours to explore as well, and this sprawling property boasts more than enough room to cultivate your dream garden. Located at 1235 14th Ave NW Fox Island, WA 98333, this immaculate 4-bedroom, 2.75-bath home is listed for $939,000. 

In addition to viewing the video tour and the 3D tour, here are 4 must-see highlights of this Fox Island treasure:

1. Enjoy all the benefits of waterfront living. 

Imagine enjoying vacation-inspired days all year long without ever having to leave the comfort of home! This waterfront property not only offers dreamy, panoramic views at every turn, but there’s also an easily accessible, shared path that leads down to the beach. Bring a picnic along, enjoy afternoons of beachcombing, launch a kayak, or explore the coastline on your paddle board—relax, play, and make memories for years to come! 

2. Nearly 3 acres of property offer incredible outdoor opportunities.

This 2.92-acre property is impressive in its own right, and you’ll find more than enough outdoor space to make your ultimate vision of home-sweet-home become a reality. Abundant opportunities for outdoor entertaining await, whether you’d like to host guests out on the deck (covered and uncovered deck areas await) or sunbathe on the charming patio. 

A barn is also in the mix, and you can put the land to work and build garden beds where you can grow your own fresh fruits and veggies. Beautiful emerald trees offer privacy and a lovely view, and mature greenery throughout the property creates a tranquil park-like atmosphere! 

3. Beautifully appointed living spaces are all designed with entertaining in mind. 

Built in 1964, you’ll find that this home features elements of mid-century design but has also been updated to incorporate a dynamic blend of contemporary style and modern amenities. The kitchen is a wonder all on its own, and you can admire views of the water while surrounded by its timeless, classic aesthetic. The layout unfolds into the dining area where eye-catching built-in shelves and a fireplace reminiscent of this home’s mid-century origins anchor the scene, and the bright and stylish living room is just steps away. Huge picture windows frame breathtaking views, and natural light bathes the space in rejuvenating warmth! 

Downstairs you’ll find even more living space, and flexible square footage makes it easy to transform each haven. The same is true for each of this home’s impeccably maintained bedrooms and baths—loved ones can enjoy having their own getaway to unwind in at the end of each day. Fresh, sparkling baths, large closets, cozy carpets, and cheerful sunlight are all in the mix! 

4. Fox Island offers the opportunity to live on a scenic island, yet you’re wonderfully close to Gig Harbor city conveniences. 

At 1235 14th Ave NW Fox Island, WA 98333 you have all of the benefits of being tucked away on Fox Island away from the hustle and bustle of city life, yet you’re a quick 8-minute drive to the Fox Island Bridge. Gig Harbor and all of its city amenities are conveniently within reach from here (no need to worry about catching a ferry!), and you can reach Uptown Gig Harbor, Downtown Gig Harbor, and Highway 16 all in around 17-22 minutes! 

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can also contact REALTOR® Erin Farquhar online here or give her a call/text at (253) 389-5903!

Posted on August 19, 2020 at 1:55 pm
Erin Farquhar | Posted in Fox Island Real Estate |

Resort-Worthy Living Awaits on Fox Island w/this Stunning 2-Bedroom, 2.5-Bath Condo

This 1,895-square-foot Foxlair condo isn’t just a home—it’s a complete lifestyle! Nestled in a quiet community surrounded by trees, not only do you get to take advantage of the serene Pacific Northwest setting, but you have several top-notch amenities in a friendly community right at your fingertips. In addition to the community pool, tennis courts, sauna, hot tub, and other community amenities, you have your very own updated and beautifully maintained 2-story home-sweet-home to retreat to. Located at 941 9th Cir Fox Island, WA 98333, this 2-bedroom, 2.5-bath condo is listed for $345,000.

This home’s lush landscaping welcomes you home, and the inviting front entryway makes for a wonderful first impression! In the main living area, warm natural light pours in through a wall of windows, and vaulted ceilings just add to the large feel of it all. Bright and cheerful space for relaxing and entertaining alike await at every turn, and you’re sure to feel pride in ownership with each day you spend in this delightful haven.

In the living area, the classic brick-accented fireplace rests in one corner, and extends to feature an eye-catching spot to store firewood and decor, as well as neat built-in shelving. Imagine snuggling up by the fireplace on a chilly winter’s evening, or relaxing in the adjacent sunroom on a warm summer afternoon! No matter the time of year, this home’s style shines. The stunning sunroom allows you to take advantage of natural light no matter what the weather outside may be, and showcases the perfect spot to enjoy reading, resting, painting, playing music, and more!

Find the same potential for entertaining in the dining area and adjacent kitchen, where more dining potential can be found at bar-style counter seating. A fresh olive-green accent wall naturally draws the eye to the greenery that rests just outside, and you can enjoy a view of it all from the open kitchen. Here, the carefully curated layout ensures you have ample storage in handsome cabinetry as well as plenty of meal prep room on spacious counters. The elegant, earthy feel of the space is balance by the sleek, modern appliances, and spending time here is a joy!

This home’s 2 bedrooms each offer something extra-special to indulge in. Head upstairs to discover the luxurious master suite, and here you’ll find not only a large layout, but a loft, a private deck, a huge walk-in closet, and an ensuite bath. Imagine beginning each day out on the deck with a cup of coffee in hand, or with a serene, meditative yoga session! The second bedroom includes a bath as well, and also shows off a sneak peek at Mt. Rainier.

In addition to your private deck off of the master suite, you also have a large fenced patio that’s all yours! It conveniently opens to green space for added privacy, boasting the ideal atmosphere for sunbathing in peace and quiet. You’ll also find ample room for outdoor entertaining, and garden enthusiasts can even enjoy having their own rock garden to cultivate. The relaxed, vacation-inspired lifestyle you’ve always dreamed of awaits on Fox Island!

Living on Fox Island

At 941 9th Cir Fox Island, WA 9833, you’re tucked away in a beautiful community that not only comes with several premium amenities, but it offers island living, too! The small community of Fox Island offers laid-back living, and those who love spending time outdoors will especially love having things like boating, fishing, scuba diving, kayaking, and paddle boarding right at their fingertips. You’re also conveniently connected to Gig Harbor by the Fox Island Bridge, making it easy to access city amenities or run errands.

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can contact REALTOR® Erin Farquhar online here or give her a call/text at (253) 389-5903! You can also reach out to REALTOR® Holly Tacker online here or give her a call/text at (253) 226-8124.

Posted on August 23, 2018 at 4:26 pm
Erin Farquhar | Posted in Fox Island Real Estate |

Immaculate Contemporary 4-Bedroom, 2.5-Bath Home on Gorgeous 1+ Acres on Fox Island

For those who love spending time in the great outdoors and basking in the beauty of the Pacific Northwest, this home is a dream come true! Tucked away on a private 1.09 acres and surrounded by nature, this Fox Island treasure is brimming with premium amenities, trendy contemporary design, and convenience at every turn. A sprawling 2,645-square-foot layout includes 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, a 3-car garage, and magazine-worthy spaces designed with entertaining in mind. Located at 1368 12th Ave Fox Island, WA 98333, this timeless gem is listed for $515,000.

Built in 2013 and like new, this home’s picturesque exterior welcomes you home to Craftsman-inspired details and pristine landscaping, all framed by lush foliage and tall trees in the background. As soon as you step in through the front door, this home’s timeless finishes delight the eye—find hand-scraped wood floors, a neutral color palette, crisp white trim, and recessed lighting. The sprawling open floorplan includes a bright and cheerful living room, complete with exquisite built-ins and a stately fireplace at the center of it all.

Just beyond, the open-concept dining room and kitchen are ready to become the hub of daily life! In the kitchen, find granite, attractive tile, rich cabinetry, and sleek appliances. Sophisticated dinners or laidback meals are both at home in the the large dining area, and even more seating can be found at the bar-style counter hangout.

The space for entertaining just continues out into the backyard from here—double doors open up onto the huge covered backyard deck, perfect for barbecues rain or shine! A huge carpet of grass leads to the expansive patio area, an outdoor oasis complete with a fire pit. Imagine roasting hot dogs or making s’mores as the sun goes down right from the comfort of home sweet home! The huge backyard ensures there’s plenty of room to make your unique vision of home become a reality—whether you dream of a vegetable garden, a play toy, or garden beds filled with vibrant flowers, there’s space for it all. Plus, a 3-car garage and RV parking just add to the convenience.

When it’s time to rest and unwind, this home’s 4 bedrooms ensure loved ones all have a private space of their own. The luxury master bedroom is an absolute masterpiece—this huge retreat includes a sitting area, a spa-worthy 5-piece master bath (complete with a soaking tub that’s ready for bubble baths!), and a walk-in closet. Plus, a large upstairs bonus room (with a closet) could easily be turned into a bedroom for even more space.

Living on Fox Island

Located just south of Gig Harbor, Fox Island is a small community that’s conveniently connected to Gig Harbor by a bridge. On Fox Island, you have the opportunity to enjoy the best of both worlds—you’re surrounded by stunning nature, yet close to the city amenities in nearby Gig Harbor. Boating and other water sports are popular activities for residents of Fox Island, and at 1368 12th Ave Fox Island, WA 98333, you’re close to the Fox Island Fishing Pier, beaches, and a long list of other scenic opportunities for spending time outside!

Interested in learning more about this listing? Contact REALTOR® Erin Farquhar online here or give her a call/text at (253) 389-5903!

Posted on April 24, 2017 at 4:08 pm
Erin Farquhar | Posted in Fox Island Real Estate |