1561 N Lake Howard Drive, Winter Haven, FL 33881

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(15,000) 07/10/2024

1561 N Lake Howard Drive Winter Haven, FL 33881 - LAKE HOWARD

For Sale MLS# P4930252

5 beds 3 baths 3,708 sq ft Single Family



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Details for 1561 N Lake Howard Drive

MLS# P4930252

Description for 1561 N Lake Howard Drive, Winter Haven, FL, 33881 - LAKE HOWARD

Welcome to 1561 Lake Howard Dr, a piece of history nestled on an oversized corner lot with large fenced back yard in the heart of Winter Haven. The home sits along the picturesque Northern shores of Lake Howard, part of the "Chain of Lakes", and sought after community of Interlaken. The home offers an impressive 125 feet of LAKE FRONTAGE, ready for the addition of a custom boat dock to provide direct access for you to embrace the quintessential Winter Haven, Florida “Chain Life”. This 1920 home offers 5 bedrooms and 2 ½ bathrooms in the main house, with several “bonus” rooms that could easily be used as additional bedrooms or office spaces. The original southern pine and oak floors were refinished to their original beauty in 2023. Some of the additional updated features include NEW WINDOWS in 2017, NEW ROOF in 2018, interior and exterior paint 2018. All of the major components have been addressed, providing you the historic charm with newer modern conveniences. There is also a studio style guest room/apartment attached to the garage with a private bathroom and separate entrance with a screened in porch. The home is located within close proximity to top-rated schools, fine dining and shopping in the charming downtown Winter Haven, as well as recreational amenities that surround the area. Don’t miss your chance to own a piece of Winter Haven’s storied past- schedule your private showing today and start enjoying your very own front porch sunsets.

Listing Information

Property Type: Residential, Single Family Residence

Status: Active

Bedrooms: 5

Bathrooms: 3

Lot Size: 0.43 Acres

Square Feet: 3,708 sq ft

Year Built: 1920

Garage: Yes

Stories: 2 Story

Construction: Stucco,Wood Frame

Subdivision: Interlaken Add

Foundation: Basement,Crawlspace

County: Polk

School Information

Elementary: Inwood Elem

Middle: Westwood Middle

High: Winter Haven Senior

Room Information

Main Floor

Living Room: 13x22

Office: 15x15

Den: 10x10

Kitchen: 12x13

Family Room: 10x21

Dining Room: 14x13

Primary Bedroom: 17x13


Full Baths: 2

1/2 Baths: 1

Additonal Room Information

Laundry: Inside, Gas Dryer Hookup, Laundry Closet

Interior Features

Appliances: Convection Oven, Gas Water Heater, Washer, Range, Refrigerator, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer

Flooring: Carpet,Ceramic Tile,Vinyl,Wood

Basement: Crawl Space, Exterior Entry

Doors/Windows: Insulated Windows, ENERGY STAR Qualified Windows, Low-Emissivity Windows, Double Pane Windows

Fireplaces: Family Room, Wood Burning

Additional Interior Features: Walk-In Closet(s), Crown Molding, High Ceilings, Ceiling Fan(s)


Water: Public

Sewer: Public Sewer

Other Utilities: Cable Connected,Electricity Connected,Natural Gas Connected,Municipal Utilities,Sewer Connected,Water Connected

Cooling: Ceiling Fan(s), Central Air

Heating: Central, Heat Pump, Natural Gas, Electric

Exterior / Lot Features

Garage Spaces: 2

Parking Description: Garage Door Opener, on street, Garage, Garage Faces Side

Roof: Shingle

Lot View: Lake,Water

Lot Dimensions: 125x130

Fencing: Vinyl

Additional Exterior/Lot Features: Lighting, French Patio Doors, Sprinkler/Irrigation, Rain Gutters, Rear Porch, Corner Lot, City Lot, Oversized Lot, Historic District

Out Buildings: Garage Apartment

Waterfront Details

Standard Water Body: LAKE HOWARD

Water Front Features: Lake, Lake Privileges

Community Features

Community Features: Sidewalks

Driving Directions

From Hwy 17 heading south, turn right at McDonald's toward Lake Howard, turn to the right to follow to the north side of the lake. Home is at the corner of 16th St NW and Lake Howard Dr. Parking is on the side of the house or front/side yard.

Financial Considerations

Terms: Cash,Conventional

Tax/Property ID: 26-28-19-553673-000290

Tax Amount: 2761.41

Tax Year: 2023

Price Changes

$692,000 Original Price
$677,000 Current Price
-$15,000 Total Change
Date Price Change
07/10/2024 02.34 PM $677,000 -$15,000
05/03/2024 04.55 PM $692,000
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