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253 Macalester Street, Saint Paul


Off-Market Date: 12/10/2019

($10,000) 11/17/2019

253 Macalester Street Saint Paul, MN 55105

Pending MLS# 5296245

6 beds 2 baths 2,420 sq ft Single Family

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MLS# 5296245

Description for 253 Macalester Street, Saint Paul, MN, 55105

You will love this beautiful 1.5-story Craftsman bungalow with old-world charm and recent updates that include newer windows, new boiler, and landscaping! This 5-bedroom, home with an oversized 2-car garage gives you plenty of space, hardwood floors/natural woodwork on the main floor, and a gourmet kitchen. Enjoy the fireplace in the cold weather, the spacious, enclosed front porch when it's warmer, and the patio/perennial gardens all summer long. Large, semi-finished basement provides TV/rec room space as well as a bathroom. All of this situated in the high-demand Mac-Groveland neighborhood with easy access to everything the metro area offers -- close to parks, schools, shopping, local colleges, and both downtown areas.

Listing Information

Property Type: Residential, Single Family, 1.5 Story

Status: Pending

Bedrooms: 6

Bathrooms: 2

Lot Size: 0.13 Acres

Square Feet: 2,420 sq ft

Year Built: 1923

Foundation: 1,316 sq ft

Garage: Yes

Stories: 1.5 Stories


Property Attached: No

Date Available:

Model Home:


Completion date:

Subdivision: Macalester Villas



Current Use:

Background Check: No


Smoking Permitted: No

In Foreclosure: No

Lender Owned: No

Potential Short Sale: No

Auction: No

County: Ramsey

Days On Market: 81

HERS Score:

Construction Status: Previously Owned

School Information

District: 625 - St. Paul




Room Information

Main Floor

Living Room: 19x11.5

Dining Room: 13x13.5

Kitchen: 14x10

Bedroom 1: 10.5x12.5

Bedroom 2: 11.5x10.5

Bedroom 3: 13x9.5

Upper Floor

Sixth (6th) Bedroom: 12x15.5

Amusement Room: 15x15.5

Bedroom 4: 10.5x10.5

Fifth (5th) Bedroom: 9x10

Lower Floor

Laundry: 15x5

Work Shop: 26x9

Family Room: 20x29.5


Full Baths: 2

Additonal Room Information

Family: Lower Level

Dining: Separate/Formal Dining Room,Eat In Kitchen,Other

Bath Description: Main Floor Full Bath

Interior Features

Square Footage above: 1,820 sq ft

Square Footage below: 600 sq ft

Appliances: Range, Other, Refrigerator, Dryer, Washer


Basement: Other, Full, Finished (Livable)

Additional Interior Features: Natural Woodwork, Ceiling Fan(s), Hardwood Floors, Tiled Floors, Washer/Dryer Hookup, Kitchen Window, 3 BR on One Level


Water: City Water/Connected

Sewer: City Sewer/Connected

Available Utilities:

Other Utilities:

Cooling: None

Heating: Natural Gas, Hot Water

Exterior / Lot Features

Garage Spaces: 2

Parking Description: Detached Garage, Garage Dimensions - 22x22, Garage Sq Ft - 528

Exterior: Stucco, Other

Roof: Asphalt Shingles

Lot View:

Lot Dimensions: 48x120

Farm Type:

Crop Type:

Zoning: Residential-Single

Additional Exterior/Lot Features: Porch, Patio, Road Frontage - City

Soil Type:

Tillable Acres:

Driving Directions

I-94 E to Concordia Ave exit 238 toward MN-51/ Snelling Ave to Macalester St

Financial Considerations

Other Deposit Fees:

Covenants/Deed Restrictions:


Tenant Pays:

Owner Pays:

Ownership Type:

Tax/Property ID: 092823110028

Tax Amount: $6,866

Tax Year: 2018

HomeStead Description: Homesteaded

Price Changes

$410,000 Original Price
$380,000 Current Price
-$30,000 Total Change
Date Price Change
11/17/2019 08:17 AM $380,000 -$10,000
10/25/2019 02:53 PM $390,000 -$10,000
10/4/2019 09:45 AM $400,000 -$10,000
9/20/2019 03:21 PM $410,000

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