Cape Cod offers addition behind attached garage

Living space added to finished 3rd floor


1920 N. Fountain Blvd. Springfield

Offering many updates, the Cape Cod home at 1920 N. Fountain Blvd. in Springfield features a finished third floor. The property is listed by Real Estate II for $289,900.

This three-bedroom home, built in 1926, combines original charm with an open concept floor plan. Special features of the property include a spacious living room, a gas fireplace, a den/sitting room, large windows, hardwood floors and an open staircase.

Other amenities include granite countertops, walk-in closets, ceiling fan light fixtures and a main bedroom suite with a new, attached bathroom that boasts a step-in shower. In addition to four bedrooms, there are two full bathrooms and one partial bathroom.

The interior of the home offers approximately 1,940 square feet of living space with approximately an additional 770 square feet of living space on the finished third floor. There is also a 24-by-32-foot addition on the back of the garage that could function as a workshop, an artist’s studio, a recreation room or exercise room.

Exterior features include an attached, two-car garage, a flagstone patio in the rear, a fenced backyard, mature trees, many flower beds and a new, 100-foot perennial garden. The house sits on a .27-acre lot that measures 73 feet by 161 feet.

The house has a brick exterior and a partial basement. There is a natural gas, forced air heating system and a central cooling system.

Improvements to the property include a completely updated kitchen that opens to the dining room. Recent years have seen updates to the electrical system, plumbing, and roof.

Visitors are welcomed into an entry foyer that overlooks the open staircase. To the right of the entry foyer is the living room, which includes hardwood floors and a gas fireplace.

The open concept kitchen and dining room boasts new wood cabinetry, a pantry, plenty of counter space, pendant lighting, stainless-steel appliances and a center island and breakfast bar. The dishwasher, range, refrigerator, washer and dryer are included in the price of the home.

Children in the neighborhood attend school in the Springfield City school district.


Price: $289,900

Directions: Harding Road to N. Fountain Blvd.

Highlights: About 1,940 square feet, 4 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, 1 partial bathroom, three floors, addition on the garage, many updates, 2-car garage

For more details

Lisa Smedley

Smedley Sales Team/Real Estate II

(937) 408-7888

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