3848 River Oaks Dr., Des Moines
An unheard of, “ultra contemporary” luxury home has been listed for sale in the Salisbury Oaks community of Des Moines, hoping to draw in prospective homebuyers who are hunting for a non-traditional space and can also pay for its $2.5 million inquiring price tag.
Made from scratch with a modern aesthetic by Kris McVicker of Marc Kris Modern day Houses, the 3,855-square-foot house consists of four bedrooms, five bathrooms, a few family members rooms and a four-automobile garage.
Found south of Grand Ave., the .48-acre good deal sits on the considerably south edge of the district and was purposely designed to acquire complete benefit of its southern-facing sights.
Stephanie Thomas of RE/MAX Concepts is representing the seller and reveals McVicker chose not to set up window coverings in the major living areas. “She did not want to crack up the wall of glass, and distract from the seasons, the trees, the woods and the river,” she reported.
The residence looks down on to the horse stables of Irish Operate Farms, moreover bicycle and walking trails, and the Raccoon River, views that can be savored from inside or on the outdoor patio.
Irrespective of the contemporary structure and striking white color plan, Thomas claims possible buyers have described the inside atmosphere as “spa-like,” and “calm and tranquil,” she explained.
Thomas said McVicker didn’t make the house with “one variety of family members in brain,” but the open structure produces plenty of opportunities for an proprietor who likes to entertain visitors. A typical issue among new readers has been if the home furniture and artwork are aspect of the seven-figure asking value.
“She would contemplate leaving, or advertising the furnishings, if the customer requests it,” Thomas mentioned, like a piano that resides on the mezzanine level.
To stability the neutral color palate, the interior has been adorned with floral tapestries, vibrant wallpapers and “chandeliers which are beautiful and just about additional like sculptures to me,” Thomas mentioned.
From 1947 until finally 2019, a single-household ranch home occupied the lot. McVicker bought the assets, razed the household and made a new landscape, making a exclusive contrast to other residences together River Oak Push.
“Even while South of Grand is mostly conventional households, it is also loaded with many exceptional homes of heaps of unique ages. And just mainly because it’s an set up neighborhood doesn’t imply that the people in those people neighborhoods don’t enjoy special residences,” Thomas mentioned.
The assets is listed at $2,500,000 by Stephanie Thomas of RE/MAX Principles. Make contact with (515) 771-7788 to tour this dwelling or very similar attributes.
Richard Lane is the genuine estate reporter for the Des Moines Sign up. He can be achieved at [email protected].