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Rebuilt West Village home now with modern finishes asks $409K

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Just take a look at the “before” photos

Exterior of a brown brick home. It’s three stories with bay windows to one side and a dormer on the roof. Photos by Stylish Detroit

We’re continually amazed by the number of Detroit homes that were once in rough shape, maybe near demolition, but ultimately restored. We’ve seen examples like this all over town (see: Woodbridge, East Village, northwest Detroit).

Another impressive rehab just completed in the West Village and hit the market for $409,900.

When it was bought in October last year, photos show collapsing front steps, peeling facade and window frames, water-damaged ceiling and floors, and other signs of deterioration.

After a year-long renovation, the four-bedroom, 2,200-square-foot home has come back to life. The owners kept and restored what they could, including the original windows, French doors, and coffered ceilings. But otherwise, the home from 1913 is pretty much brand new on the inside, from the custom-built fireplace mantel to the cabinets in the kitchen and pantry, and the bathroom with soaking tub and walk-in shower.

There’s also a new roof, electrical and plumbing systems, ductwork, and more. Check out the photos below to see for yourself.

1778 Seyburn Street is listed with Nika Jusufi of Max Broock Realtors for $409,900.

There’s a small table and chair in the foyer. A hallways leads to the stairs and living room.
A living room with sectional gray couch close to a white-mantel fireplace and bay windows.
Dining room with white painted walls and ceiling, as well as an Edison bulb chandelier, over a wood table.
The kitchen has new gray cabinets, white countertops, and stainless steel appliances.
Bedroom with dark wood floors, a large bed with modest wood headboard, next to bay windows.
New bathroom with soaking tub on tiled floor next to a walk-in glass shower.