5085 Kensington Avenue

Detroit, MI 48224Wayne County

  • 3 beds
  • 1.1 baths
  • 1,548 sqft
  • 6,534 sqft lot
  • $121 per sqft
  • 1931 build
  • on site

One-of-a-kind East English Village Tudor! Stunning architectural details preserved in this lovingly restored 3 BR, 1.5 BA home on a mature tree-lined, canopied street, only steps from the vibrant E. Warren Ave. commercial corridor. Enjoy original hardwood floors, trim, doors, tile, cove ceilings, and exquisite decorative plasterwork throughout. Beautiful natural fireplace. Original steel casement Fenestra windows (made in Detroit!). Kitchen updated w/ soapstone countertops, custom solid wood cabinet refacing, Marmoleum floors, and high-end fixtures to compliment original built-in cabinets w/ leaded glass. Finished basement with perfect workshop space and tons of storage. New roof & gutters on house, garage, and upstairs back porch area in 2018. Smart living w/ Ring doorbell, Nest thermostat. Huge 2.5 car garage w/ Homelink door opener and keypad entry. Forced heat, central A/C. All of this and more in the neighborhood voted Curbed Detroit’s Neighborhood of the Year 2 years in a row!

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Property details for 5085 Kensington Avenue

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The Building

Year Built:
1931
Year Remodeled:
2017
Architecture Style:
Tudor
Construction Materials:
Brick, Vinyl
Roof Material:
Asphalt
Foundation:
Block
Foundation Details:
Basement
Features:
2+ Assigned Spaces, Detached, Door Opener, Electricity
Entry Location:
Ground Level w/Steps
Porch Type:
Balcony, Porch
Stories:
2 Story
Accessibility Features:
Smart Technology
Green Energy Efficient:
Doors, Lighting, Roof, Thermostat

Interior

Features:
Cable Available, Carbon Monoxide Alarm(s), ENERGY STAR® Qualified Door(s)
Room Count:
10
Lower Floor:
500 Sqft
Basement:
Yes
Basement Type:
Daylight, Partially Finished
Fireplace:
Yes
Fireplace Locations:
Living Room
Total:
1,548 Sqft
Total Combined:
2,048 Sqft
Total Basement:
854 Sqft

Financial & Terms

Land Contract:
No
Short Sale:
No

Location

Directions:
5085 Kensington Avenue, Detroit, MI
Subdivision Name:
EASTERN HEIGHTS LAND COS SUB (PLATS)

The Property

Exterior Features:
Fenced
Parcel Number:
W21I072991S
Property Type:
Residential
Lot Size Dimensions:
40.00X160.10
Lot Size Area:
0.15
Frontage Feet:
40
Homestead:
Yes
Road Frontage Type:
Paved, Pub. Sidewalk
Pool:
No
Waterfront:
No

Listing Agent

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Office phone:
(313) 469-7347

Taxes

Tax Amount Summer:
$999
Tax Amount Winter:
$135
Total Tax:
$1,134

Beds

Beds Total:
3

Baths

Baths Total:
1.10
Full Baths:
1
Half Baths:
1

The Listing

Virtual Tour
Virtual Tour URL Unbranded Type:
Floor Plan
Virtual Tour URL Unbranded Type:
3D Tour
Virtual Tour URL Unbranded 2:
https://theperfectlightllc.com/Realestate/5085kensingtonave/
Warranty:
No

Heating & Cooling

Cooling:
Ceiling Fan(s), Central Air
Heating:
Forced Air
Heating Fuel:
Natural Gas
Fireplace Fuel:
Natural

Utilities

Sewer:
Sewer at Street, Sewer-Sanitary
Water Source:
Municipal Water, Water at Street
Water Heater Fuel:
Natural Gas

Appliances

Kitchen:
Electric Cooktop, Dishwasher, ENERGY STAR® qualified dishwasher, Dryer, Built-In Freezer, Free-Standing Freezer, Built-In Electric Oven, Built-In Electric Range, Free-Standing Refrigerator, Washer

Schools

School District:
Detroit

The Community

Pets Allowed:
Yes

Parking

Garage:
Yes
Garage Size:
2.5 Car
Garage Dimensions:
24x24

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What it’s like to live at 5085 Kensington Avenue

Your commute

WalkScore®

Provided by WalkScore® Inc.

70

Somewhat Walkable

Soundscore™

Provided by HowLoud

73

Moderate

Loud Moderate Quiet

Internet Speed

Provided by BroadbandNow®

987 Mbps

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Utility Costs

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$165 /mo.

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Sale history for 5085 Kensington Avenue

DateEventPrice% ChangeSource
Nov 23, 2019Relisted$187,900REALCOMP
Nov 16, 2019Pending$187,900REALCOMP
Nov 13, 2019Price Changed$187,900-3.6%REALCOMP

Schools near 5085 Kensington Avenue

2

East English Village Preparatory Academy

Public 9-12

1

Ronald Brown Academy

Public K-6

N/A

J.E. Clark Preparatory Academy

Public K-8

2

Ellington Conservatory Of Music And Art At Beckham Academy

Public K-8

3

Spain Elementary Middle School

Public K-8

3

Detroit School Of Arts

Public 9-12

2

Detroit International Academy For Young Women

Public K-12

5

Cass Technical High School

Public 9-12

2

Douglass Academy For Young Men

Public 6-12

2

Clippert Academy

Public 5-8

1

Ronald Brown Academy

Public K-6

N/A

J.E. Clark Preparatory Academy

Public K-8

2

Ellington Conservatory Of Music And Art At Beckham Academy

Public K-8

3

Spain Elementary Middle School

Public K-8

2

Detroit International Academy For Young Women

Public K-12

2

Clippert Academy

Public 5-8

1

Ronald Brown Academy

Public K-6

N/A

J.E. Clark Preparatory Academy

Public K-8

2

Ellington Conservatory Of Music And Art At Beckham Academy

Public K-8

3

Spain Elementary Middle School

Public K-8

2

Detroit International Academy For Young Women

Public K-12

2

Douglass Academy For Young Men

Public 6-12

2

Clippert Academy

Public 5-8

2

East English Village Preparatory Academy

Public 9-12

3

Detroit School Of Arts

Public 9-12

2

Detroit International Academy For Young Women

Public K-12

5

Cass Technical High School

Public 9-12

2

Douglass Academy For Young Men

Public 6-12

Private schools: None available
We were unable to find any private schools in the area.

* 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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The details on 5085 Kensington Avenue: This house located in Far East Detroit, Detroit, MI 48224 is currently for sale for $187,900. 5085 Kensington Avenue is a 1,548 square foot house with 3 beds and 1.1 baths that has been on Estately for 28 days. 5085 Kensington Avenue is in the Far East Detroit neighborhood of Detroit and has a WalkScore® of 70, making it somewhat walkable. This house is in the attendance area of East English Village Preparatory Academy, Ronald Brown Academy, J.E. Clark Preparatory Academy, Ellington Conservatory Of Music And Art At Beckham Academy, Spain Elementary Middle School, Detroit School Of Arts, Detroit International Academy For Young Women, Cass Technical High School, Douglass Academy For Young Men, and Clippert Academy.

IDX provided courtesy of Realcomp II Ltd., via Estately and Realcomp II Ltd, © 2019 Realcomp II Ltd. Shareholders

REALCOMP logo KW Grosse Pointe

Estately Inc. is a Michigan licensed brokerage #6505374810, managed by Michigan licensed REALTOR® broker Darren Yearsley #6505374810.

IDX information is provided exclusively for consumers personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing.

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