8479 42nd Ave SW

8479 42nd Ave SW Seattle WA

Sold for $1,250,000

Spectacular bluff view estate boasting breathtaking westerly views of Sound, Olympics & Islands. Custom designed with flexible use & entertaining in mind. Situated on 2 parcels creating privacy & living in harmony with nature. Huge gourmet kitchen, two master suits, elevator. Lower level can be legal ADU if desired w/ 2nd kitchen, bedroom, bath & media room. Immaculate professionally designed grounds. Beautiful garden areas. Gated entry provides privacy & security. Fit for a Rock Star!

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Property details for 8479 42nd Ave SW

Last updated Apr 29, 2017 6:15 PM
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The Building

Architecture Style: Traditional

Building Information: Additional Dwelling, Built On Lot

Year Built: 2004

Entrance: On Main Level

Exterior: Brick, Planked Cement, Wood

Foundation: Poured Concrete

Interior: 3,970 Sqft

Finished Size: 3,970 Sqft

SqFt Source: Realist / Plans Buyer Verify

Roof: Composition

Building Condition: Very Good

Approved Additional Dwelling on: Lower Level


Interior Features: 2nd Kitchen, WeBar, 2nd Master BR, Wine Cellar, Bath off Master, Built-in vacuum, Double Pane/Storm Window, Dining Room, French Doors, High Tech Cabling, Jetted Tub, Sauna, Security System, Walk-in Pantry, Walk-in Closet

Fireplaces Total: 1

Family Room: Main Level

Eat-in Kitchen: Main Level

Living Room: Main Level

Dining Room: Main Level

Rec Room: Lower Level

Master Bedroom: Upper Level

Bonus Room: Lower Level

Utility Room: Main Level

Flooring: Ceramic Tile, Hardwood, Slate, Wall-To-Wall Carpet

Basement: Daylight, Fully Finished

Financial & Terms

Terms of Sale: Cash Out, Conventional

3rd Party Approval Required: No

Possession: At Closing

Status: S

Form 17: Provided


Bus Routes: 22

The Property

Property Amenities: Cable TV, Deck, Partially Fenced, Gas Available, Gated Entry, High Speed Internet, Patio, RV Parking

Lot Description: Corner Lot, Curbs, Drought-resistant landscaping, Open Space, Paved Street, Secluded, Sidewalk

Lot Size: 12,079 Sqft

Lot Topography: Fruit Trees, Garden Space, Level, Sloped

View: Mountain, Sound, Territorial

Lot Size 2 parcels. See plat Map

Lot Number: 21

Zoning Jurisdiction: City


Tax Year: 2012

Annually: $12,330

Tax Parcel Nr: 8612600030

Senior Exemption: No


Total: 4

Bedrooms Main Level: 1

Bedrooms Upper Level: 2

Bedrooms Lower Level: 1


Total Baths: 3.50

Total Full Baths: 3

Full Bath Upper Level: 2

Full Baths Lower Level: 1

Total Half Baths: 1

Half Baths Main Level: 1

The Listing

Selling Price: $1,250,000

Virtual Tour: Virtual Tour

Heating & Cooling

Water Heater: Lower-Gas

Heating: Central A/C, Forced Air, Heat Pump


Energy Source: Natural Gas

Water: Public

Sewer Type: Connected


Appliances Included: Dishwasher, Garbage Disposal, Range/Oven, Refrigerator


School District: SEA

The Community

Development Name: Fauntleroy View


Garages: 3

Parking: Attached Garage

What it's like to live at 8479 42nd Ave SW


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Sale history for 8479 42nd Ave SW

Date Event Price % Change
Aug 17, 2012 Sold $1,250,000
Jul 13, 2012 Pending $1,250,000
Jul 12, 2012 Listed / Active $1,250,000
Jul 17, 2009 Delisted / Withdrawn
Feb 10, 2009 Delisted / Withdrawn
Feb 9, 2009 Listed / Active
May 21, 2008 Listed / Active

Schools near 8479 42nd Ave SW


Gatewood Elementary School

Public K-5


Madison Middle School

Public 6-8


West Seattle High School

Public 9-12


Gatewood Elementary School

Public K-5


Northwest Montessori School West Seattle Campus

Private K-K


Roxhill Elementary School

Public K-5


Our Lady Of Guadalupe School

Private K-8


West Seattle Elementary School

Public K-5


Madison Middle School

Public 6-8


Denny International School

Public 6-8


Our Lady Of Guadalupe School

Private K-8


Explorer West Middle School

Private 6-8


West Seattle High School

Public 9-12


Chief Sealth International School

Public 9-12


Northwest Montessori School West Seattle Campus

Private K-K


Our Lady Of Guadalupe School

Private K-8


Explorer West Middle School

Private 6-8

* GreatSchools scores are based on a scale from 1 to 10, where 10 is above average.

The school service areas are not definitive and should only be used as guidance. GreatSchools Ratings provided by www.greatschools.org

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