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Arts & Crafts-inspired home on Cuyahoga River in Kent asks $979k: Akron-area House of the Week

May 21, 2018 GMT

Arts & Crafts-inspired home on Cuyahoga River in Kent asks $979k: Akron-area House of the Week

KENT, Ohio -- It may have been built in 2005, but the residence at 1523 Elizabeth Court has all the characteristics of a classic Arts & Crafts style home:

Open floor plan? Check.

Natural materials like wood, slate and stone? Check.

Light-filled rooms with inviting views of the natural surroundings outside? Check and check.

The 4,437-square foot home also boasts 4 bedrooms and 3 1/2 bathrooms. Howard Hanna agent Jenny Frantz has it on the market for $979,000.

Highlights include the kitchen with its stainless steal appliances, slate floors, farm sinks, island and bar seating. The kitchen opens up to a great room appointed with floor-to-ceiling windows, coffered ceilings and slate fireplace.

Upstairs, the master suite has French doors leading out to a porch with views of the Cuyahoga River. The owner’s retreat also has a coffee area, walk-in closet, huge bathroom with slate floors, double vanity, separate shower and tub.

The finished basement adds nearly 2,000 square feet of living space and includes a fireplace, home theater and billiards area.

Outside, residents can enjoy the tranquility of the river from patios on multiple levels. There’s also a bike path nearby.

The attached garage can accommodate four cars.

See the full listing here

Address: 1523 Elizabeth Court.

City: Akron

Price: $979,000

Size: 4,437 square feet plus 1,950 square feet finished basement

Year built: 2005

No. bedrooms: 4

No. bathrooms: 3 1/2

Lot size: 0.83 acres

School district: Kent City School District

Real estate agent and contact info: Jenny Frantz, Howard Hanna p: (330) 329-7220 e: jennyfrantz@howardhanna.com