Scandinavian Charm Takes Center Stage in This $1.59M Seattle Home

The crimson doors invite you in for a showcase of Nordic-inspired design.

Property Details:

Location: 4447 28TH Place West, Seattle, WA

Price: $1,595,000

Footprint: 2,090 square feet (3 bedrooms, 2.25 baths)

From the agent: "This perched home highlights Salmon Bay vistas and rolling hills embodying the spirit of Scandinavian design. Custom built by Galen Wilson for his family and fine-tuned by subsequent owners, it merges the best of midcentury-modern architecture. Whitewashed gallery walls and soaring windows are grounded with a vintage Malm living room fireplace. Strategically placed decks bring outside nature in. Room placement provides connection & intimacy on three levels with a sweeping skylight breezeway and foyer. The primary bedroom has a deck overlooking the backyard, a massive en suite with a rainfall shower, and skylights. Located in a quiet pocket of Magnolia a few blocks from Fisherman’s Terminal and Discovery Park, it’s only 10 minutes to downtown."

The home invites residents in with alluring red doors, set against its black and natural wood facade. 

The living room boasts a classic Scandinavian fireplace, with sizable windows to bring in lots of natural light. 

With its large windows, the home takes in full views of Salmon Bay. 

The open kitchen overlooks the dining area and the living room beyond. 

Caramel-colored marble countertops grace the kitchen, blending in with the natural wood cabinetry. 

The kitchen features modern appliances, plenty of storage space, and wood floors. 

The first bedroom is located down the hall, and features gallery-white walls. 

A horizontal window brings in natural light to brighten up the space. 

One of the two bathrooms features a limestone interior, in a subtle hue. 

The second bedroom on the same floor features a wood-paneled accent wall and a horizontal window that brings in ample light. 

The bathroom attached to the second bedroom features two wooden shelves, a toilet, and a shower. 

The deck follows the dark motif established by the home’s facade, with bright pops of red that echo the color of the garage door.

The stairwell embraces the white and wooden elements commonly found in Scandinavian home design. 

The primary bedroom features a cool blue backdrop, as well as a an expansive view of Salmon Bay. 

With easy access to the patio, the primary bedroom embraces indoor/outdoor living. 

The attached bathroom featured a subway tile shower and a marble-topped sink. 

The patio is draped in the same cool colors as the bedroom and exterior.  

A sizable backyard with ample space for gardening sits behind the home. 

A large coastal pine frames the backyard space. 

4427 Place West, in Seattle, WA, is listed for $1,595,000 by Chris Doucet of Seattle’s Greatest Homes.

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