This household that’s straight out of the ’40s is searching for a new owner.
The turquoise-painted cinderblock cottage in Saint Cloud, Minn. — a placing-looking time capsule from that period — is freshly on the market place for $250,000.
“It’s a really beautiful location. Magical, I think,” listing agent Delilah “Dolly” Langer of Edina Realty told The Put up of the 2,147-sq.-foot bungalow. “I enjoy it, and I consider it is quite impressive that it even now has almost all its originality left intact.”
The three-bedroom property was first manufactured in 1940 and to date has only experienced two homeowners. Its initially inhabitants were a store trainer and his art teacher spouse, who with each other built and created substantially of the two-lavatory property’s most charming aspects.
“From what I comprehend, she did all the inside style and design and he built a whole lot of designed-in things,” as effectively as some home furnishings, like a “really curvy” 2nd-flooring desk, Langer stated. “She painted the circus-themed rest room. They elevated their household there.”
The second owner and current seller only acquired the house following the couple passed absent, and their son put it on the market. “He loves that residence and he put a lot into earning it his possess,” additional Langer.
The nicely-liked minimal abode is established up a set of stone stairs on a grassy lot throughout the road from the Mississippi River. Powering its small turret of an entrance, the inside is just as colorful as the outside, with yellow partitions and pink carpeting galore on the floor ground. The kitchen area is also pink-themed, with pink walls, a pink tiled floor, pink cabinets, a pink island and a glass-paned pink breakfast nook. The residing room has a fireplace, as perfectly as pink carpeting. Also on the floor-flooring are a turquoise toilet, entry to the attached garage and the 1st of the three bedrooms.
Up the turquoise-carpeted stairs is a junior residing space of sorts, established in the wallpapered recess beneath the sloped roof, the remaining two bedrooms and the circus-themed toilet.
The block is “well known” for staying “very fairly,” but the bungalow has nonetheless gotten a popularity between the other houses for getting so unique, Langer explained.