Affordable, Updated, Meadowbrook MCM

Here’s another affordable, updated, mid-century in North Seattle! This one is in Meadowbrook at 10033 31st Ave NE. Designed for the original and only owner by Benjamin McAdoo, JR., the first African American to graduate from UW School of Architecture and the first to have an independent practice in Washington. It was built in 1954…. Read More

A Little Palm Springs in North Seattle

We need more of these affordable mid-century moderns in Seattle! 14534 Meridian Ave N was built in 1950, and was recently remodeled. At $420k it is 1,070 square feet with 3 bedrooms and one bathroom. It sits on a 8,164 square foot lot giving you a massive backyard. Listing provided courtesy of April Rauch, Windermere.

A Reader’s Refreshed Meadowbrook MCM

MCM fans! An urbnlivn reader is selling a beautiful mid-century home in Meadowbrook at 2516 NE 106th Place, that they’ve lovingly restored. Built in 1959 it is 2,792 square feet with 4 bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms on a 6,360 square foot lot. We love the updates, but especially love the outdoor fireplace and if we… Read More

North Seattle’s Bali Modern

Hiding in North Seattle at 11509 32nd Ave NE is an amazing mid-century modern known as the Bali Modern House. Built in 1954, originally designed by Ibsen Nelsen (Museum of Flight, Inn at the Market, Merrill Court townhouses), it was acquired and lovingly renovated by Mitchell Smith of Michael Smith Design Build. Though only 990… Read More

Meadowbrook MCM

Here’s your chance for a mid-century modern for $500k, well $529k. 10726 Alton NE is in Meadowbrook just blocks away from the Burke-Gilman trail. Built in 1965 it is 2,430 square feet with 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms on a 7,200 square foot lot. We love the Hemlock-clad vaulted ceilings, stone fireplace and built-ins. Listing provided… Read More

Heron House: a Northgate MCM

Wow! What a mid-century modern at 1223 NE 108th St, known as the Heron House (any relation to the REM song?). Set on .29 acres, along side a creek, this mid-century home designed in 1952 by Albert Fenwick Simonson feels very private and rural but yet is very close to Northgate for all your shopping… Read More

Updated Meadowbrook Mid-Century Modern

We’re really liking this updated mid-century modern in Meadowbrook at 3914 NE 100th St. Exposed wood ceiling, 700 square foot deck, skylight, close to the Burke. Now if only it wasn’t all the way up at 100th Street though! I guess that is what makes it an affordable $550k (it last sold in 2006 for… Read More

Before and After: Winning Remodel in Victory Heights

It can be pretty hard to see the potential in certain houses.  The folks at 360Modern offered to give us a peek into the before and after of this 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath mid-century at 2129 NE 100th St.  Thankfully, Wittman Estes Architecture + Landscape was capable of looking past the peeling paint, broken windows,… Read More

Jackson Park Mid-Century Modern

This mid-century modern in Jackson Park at 13341 12th Ave NE feels like it is in the middle of the forest and doesn’t have any neighbors. 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and 1,463 square feet. It is listed at $399k. It last sold in 2008 for $379k. [google-map-v3 shortcodeid=”161f2786″ width=”100%” height=”350″ zoom=”15″ maptype=”roadmap” mapalign=”center” directionhint=”false” language=”default”… Read More

North Seattle Contemporary For Drinkers

We like this contemporary home up north of Matthews Beach at 11205 Lakeside Ave NE. It was on the market for a number of times over the years and is back this time at $799k. That gets you a 5 bedroom, 4 bathroom, 3,600 square foot place. Lots of views, keg taps, wine fridges, bar,… Read More

Re-Listed: Cedar Park Contemporary

Turns out 4245 NE 125th St has been on the market for nearly two months now but just caught my eye. It hit the market back in January at $749k and is now down to $699k after falling out of pending last week (likely cause, the inspection?). I dig the vaulted ceiling and backyard with… Read More