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Pingree Park colonial with great bones and huge side lot asks $175K

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This home is hitting the market for the first time in more than 50 years

A two-story brick home with a large porch and yew trees out front. There’s also a dormer window on the roof. Photos by Stylish Detroit

Sometimes it’s clear that a house has been well lived in and loved for a long time. That’s certainly the case for this home in Pingree Park, which, according to the realtor, has been with the same family for over 50 years.

But this home will soon leave the family as it recently hit the market for $175,000.

The modest brick colonial on Iroquois Street has some signs of wear and tear around the gutters and soffits but otherwise seems to be in great shape. It has a lovely little dormer window and a two-columned portico on its wide, tiled front porch. There’s a paved driveway leading to a detached one-car garage and huge yard that takes up an entire side lot. It’s also directly across the street from Pingree Park itself.

We’re a sucker for built-in cabinets and shelving, and this home has plenty of them—in the living room, in the pantry, on the entryway between the dining room and office, in the office itself, on the second story landing, and in the hallway.

The 2,384-square-foot, four-bedroom residence also has hardwood floors throughout, a nice old-fashioned kitchen, and tons of storage space in the attic and basement.

4775 Iroquois Street is listed with Gordon Hawkins of Hawkins Realty Group for $175,000.

A big living room with a brick fireplace straddled by two built-in white shelves. A low yellow-painted radiator is under the windows.
Built-in shelves in the living room are connected to the fireplace by the wood mantel.
An empty room with narrow built-in shelves around an entryway to another room.
The dining room. There’s built-in shelves on the entryway leading to the office.
The white cabinets and countertops form a bracket around the sink.
An older, but charming kitchen with laminate countertops.
Wood cabinets built into the wall. There’s stairs leading down blocked by a gate and an open door leads to the attic.
More built-in cabinets on the second story landing.
An empty room with yellow-green walls and hardwood floors.
One of the home’s four bedrooms.
A huge grassy yard. The brick home is to the left and pointy green yew trees are to the right.
The yard is an entire side lot lined with yew trees.