Dana Johnston
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West Seattle Euro-Cabin
8423 40th Ave SW

Seattle, WA 98136
Offered at US$459,000
MLS Number 543046
Sold for US$459,000
Status: Sold
Property Type: Single Family
Year Built: 1948
Bedrooms: 2
Baths: 2.5
Living Area 1640 Sq. ft.
Lot Size: 3600  Square Ft.
Property Highlights

  • 3 Decks
  • 2008 Remodel
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Australian Cypress Floors
  • Vaulted Ceilings
  • Log Beams
  • Fenced Yard
  • Updated Systems
  • 1-Car Garage
  • Sound View

  • Property Description

    Modern European style meets beach log cabin in this fantastic fusion home. Australian Cypress flooring and original log beams combine beautifully with vaulted ceilings, clean white walls, skylights and a wall of windows overlooking the backyard garden.

    Enjoy a Great Room concept floor plan that is perfect for entertaining with open kitchen and three decks to choose from.

    Interior Details:

    Living Room: Great Room concept with walls of doors overlooking the backyard deck and garden. Log beams and vaulted ceilings combine beautifully with the floating wood staircase.

    Dining Room: Australian Cypress flooring, skylights and a garden view. Perfection!

    Master Suite: Retreat from everyday life in this sumptuous master suite. Relax and enjoy Puget Sound views, a private deck, vaulted ceilings & hardwood floors. Spa-inspired bath with double sinks, soaking tub with Mt Rainier views, separate shower and walk-in closet.

    Kitchen: Classic white cabinetry, butcher block counters and a stainless appliance package. Oversized breakfast bar is perfect for parties. This is a great space to entertain guests. Double-wide sliding door opens to the deck.

    Remodel: This 1948 log cabin was taken down to the studs and completely remodeled and expanded in 2008. Modern systems and European style highlight the whimsical charm of this West Seattle Cabin.

    Exterior Details:

    Master Suite Deck: Private deck off the master suite with lovely sunset views of the Puget Sound.

    Front Porch: Rocking Chair front porch is covered to enjoy the view of the newly landscaped front yard garden in any weather. Easy to maintain with a sprinkler system. 

    Backyard Deck: Barbeque and entertaining deck is easily accessed from both the dining room and kitchen.  Surrounded by the tranquility of your garden, you will never want to leave.


    Schools: Gatewood Elementary, Madison Middle School and West Seattle High School

    Parks: 1/2 mile on a walking path to Lincoln Park. Easy access to Westcrest Park with off-leash dog area. 1/2 mile to Fauntleroy Park walking trails.

    Transit: Just a few blocks to several bus stops. Route 21 and 673 to downtown Seattle. Or Route 560 takes you to SeaTac airport in 30 minutes.


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