Residential Home For Sale Wichita ks
2842 N WEDGEWOOD DR, Wichita KS, 67204 For Sale
Talk about a cool house and design. This one takes the cake! Surrounded by nature, this lot is absolutely breath-taking. Rare opportunity to own a riverfront estate with acreage. This magnificent 3200 +/- sq ft home was custom designed by both the architect Byrle E. Gross and its first owners Bill and Gaila Henry. An inspiring article was even published sharing the Henry’s true love story in the Wichita Eagle years ago. Bill imagined this design during his stay in Germany as a POW during WWII. Tucked away on a .83 acre treed lot, you’ll adore the peacefulness, privacy, awesome fishing, nature & wildlife experiences; American Eagle, owls, fox, deer, river otter & raccoons. Sellers have even canoed on the river. 4 bedrooms, 4 full bathrooms & oversized 3 car garage. Circle driveway with limestone posts, split rail fencing, a water feature and the architecturally intriguing grand staircase greet you. Lots of landscaping, perennials and trees bursting & ready to bloom. Upon entry, take a moment to truly appreciate the herringbone inlaid wood floor entry and vaulted beamed ceiling with inlaid solid wood planks that engulf the huge main floor living room. It’s simply “Wow”!!! The vast windows offer loads of natural light and a lovely view of the trees and river. The kitchen has been completely remodeled to provide you with all the luxury and latest modern cooking experiences you demand. All new cabinets (raised panel solid wood), gorgeous granite counters, fully equipped with black stainless-steel Samsung appliances, stylish luxury vinyl plank flooring and modern lighting and hardware. A brand-new 50-year hail impact resistant Class 4 roof and gutters just installed last week (March 2022)!!! New hot water heater 2018, new 2017 sellers added the oversized Pella patio doors leading to the vast composite deck. Awesome enhancement to the great views you’d expect from this riverfront treed estate. Make your way into the living room where you will spend hours enjoying the vast space, tall ceilings, recessed lighting, new carpet & floor to ceiling stone wood burning fireplace. Quality custom workmanship, woodwork, accents and trim throughout. Look closely at the 2 x 6 construction and deep trim around the windows that extends into each room with a custom woodwork design you’ve never seen before. New main level high quality plush carpet! Two bedrooms up, two bedrooms down. Two bathrooms up and two bathrooms down! What a smart floorplan and design! The main floor laundry room doubles as a mud room, hobby room & is currently used as a hair salon. The huge garage will be the envy of every car lover or mechanic. Attractive new garage doors, tons of built-in workshop space with stainless steel counters, fully insulated & heated with 16 x 32 decking in garage attic – amazing storage capacity! Don’t miss the lower level with full walk-out and large sliding doors and windows, a gigantic family room and oversized wet bar. Splash around this summer in the above ground pool with new sparkling pool liner and newer pool equipment (2019). Pool area is enclosed with fence and concrete pad. Raised garden beds, cozy campfire pit, shed, irrigation well, sprinkler system and your very own forest in your backyard. Schedule a showing today and become the lucky buyer!
MLS Number: 609354
Directions to the Wichita Home For Sale
From 29th & Amidon, head east on 29th, turn right onto Porter, then veer to the left onto Wedgewood. House will be on the left hand side of the street.