Sold on May 31, 2022
Stately In Stadium
708 N G Street · Tacoma, WA
Listing by NWMLS / Windermere Abode
- Year Built 1925
- Lot Size 5,998 sq ft
- Parking Spaces 2
- Parking Type Detached Garage, Off Street
- Style Traditional
- Lot Details Alley, Curbs, Paved, Sidewalk
- View Territorial
- Exterior Features Stucco
- Interior Features Radiator, Ceramic Tile, Hardwood, Laminate, Wall to Wall Carpet, Double Pane/Storm Window, Dining Room, Security System, Sprinkler System, Water Heater
- Floor Covering Ceramic Tile, Hardwood, Laminate, Marble, Carpet
- Annual Taxes $9,729 (2022)
- MLS Number 1913021
- Elementary School Lowell
- Junior High Hilltop Heritage Middle
- Senior High Stadium
This area offers a high WalkScore of 86 and is just minutes from the Stadium/Seminary District (National Register): one of Tacoma’s earliest residential neighborhoods with outstanding examples of high style homes from the late 19th to the early 20th century.
You’ll find Stadium Thriftway for groceries. This location has a hub of eateries and amenities close by! There is a local tavern, Hank's, that makes a mean pizza pie. Parkway Tavern, Indo Asian Street Eatery, Shake, Shake, Shake, La Bella Nail Spa, The Copper Door, Morrell’s Dry Cleaners, King’s Books, Art House Cafe, Rhein Haus, Frisko Freeze, Moshi Moshi and so much more just by exploring around!
Just a few blocks away is a neighborhood favorite, Garfield Park. Tucked behind the Annie Wright School with views of Commencement Bay sits a 5-acre space with a quarter-mile of outer track play and fitness equipment, sports courts, and a trail that winds through a canopy of trees in the Garfield gulch.
The schools are highly sought after in this area. Stadium High School is a historical Tacoma landmark and was the filming location for many of the scenes in the 1999 movie 10 Things I Hate About You. Students here test high in math and higher in reading. Annie Wright is one of the best private schools in Washington. They serve students from age three through High School and are a part of the International Baccalaureate World School. They offer rich, thoughtful and internationally-recognized programs that welcome students from around the world.
The ever-developing Point Ruston is just minutes away down the hill and offers shopping & dining & entertainment! WildFin American Grill, Jewel Box Cafe, Farrelli’s Pizza, Stack 571, Ice Cream Social, and live music in the summer! Enjoy the popular trail with grandiose views of Puget Sound and the Olympic Mountains with even better views at the top of the Dune Peninsula! 11 acres of landscaped park property on the breakwater peninsula surrounding the Tacoma Yacht Club and connecting to the Point Defiance Park via the Wilson Way Bridge. Be sure to stop by the chutes and ladders style slides for a fun time! The sunsets and views of Mount Rainier will leave you in awe. Just opened to the public - get out and support local businesses at the Public Market. 30,000 sq ft of indoor shopping and dining. Get baked goods, cheese, wine, seafood, chocolate, fresh canned goods, art, and toys.
The Ruston Way Waterfront, is Tacoma’s beloved waterfront boardwalk that includes playful seal sightings, majestic blue herons, and stunning views of Mount Rainier and moon rises on clear days/nights. Enjoy a cozy weekend brunch at the Lobster Shop - serving up lobster and other seafood dishes. Pick up a casual lunch from Northern Fish and grab a bit of fresh air at the Old Town Dock. Enjoy breathtaking views from the new benches of this restored historic dock, improved lighting, and those arriving by water now have access to two slips that can moor vessels up to 40-feet and 60-feet and low, free-board floats extending off the main dock to accommodate kayakers.