Water Views
1274 S Gilpin Street Denver, CO
$ 1,600,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#2745002
  • TypeContingent
  • CountyDENVER
  • CityDenver
  • NeighborhoodWashington Park
  • Zip80210
  • StyleBungalow
  • Year Built1922
  • Taxes5818
  • Price$ 1,600,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage2692
  • Lot Size6,098 SqFt
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Compass - Denver
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Property Description

Live on The Park!!! This oversized bungalow is directly across from Washington Park with stunning views of Grasmere Lake and the entire front range. The home, built for Harry Risley, former city council president and founder of the Press Club has been lovingly and authentically restored and updated with modern conveniences. Enjoy the view from the wide, welcoming front porch. The large living room has two seating areas, quarter-sawn woodwork, a wood burning fireplace, and opens to the generous dining room with built-in, original hutch. The chefs kitchen has custom cabinets extending to the ceiling, handmade subway tiles, and double depth soapstone counters. It features a Wolf range and Hood, GE Monogram refrigerator, Bosch dishwasher, and foot pedals to operate kitchen faucet. Three bedrooms and a bath complete this level. Two stairways lead downstairs where there is a huge L-shaped family room with wood floors, exposed brick, 2nd fireplace, and complete wet bar with full sized refrigerator and dishwasher. The two bedrooms have egress windows built and installed by Lyons Historical Windows. In addition there is a full bath with in-floor heat, laundry, and canning closet. This portion of the house could be locked off if an owner-occupant desired to do short term rentals. Relax in the charming backyard re-landscaped in 2020 with new patio and flatwork, trees, plantings, and a raised bed. A new garage door was added to accommodate alley access with a 16 gate. Modern comfort and efficiency has not been neglected. There is a 2009 high- efficiency, commercial grade Rinnai boiler/hot water heater. Plumbing and electrical have been updated throughout including a new electrical panel. New central air-conditioning and whole house fan were added 2020. The full height attic has new insulation. Enjoy the unparalleled views of Washington Park and the front range from this extraordinary, historic home.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Steele Elementary School Merrill Middle School South High School
Price History
4/29/2021 Listed $1,600,000

General Features

Appliances Dryer, Dishwasher, Disposal, Microwave, Oven, Range, Refrigerator, Washer
Architectural Style Bungalow
Association Y/N No
Attached Garage No
Basement Full, Finished
Carport Spaces 0.0
Carport Y/N No
Cooling CentralAir
Elementary School Steele
Energy Efficient HVAC, Insulation, Thermostat, WaterHeater
Exterior Features Lighting, PrivateYard, RainGutters
Flooring Tile, Wood
Garage Spaces 2.0
Garage Y/N Yes
Heating HotWater, NaturalGas
High School South
High School District Denver 1
Interior Features WetBar, CeilingFans, StoneCounters, SmokeFree, SmartThermostat, UtilitySink
Levels One
Middle/Junior High School Merrill
Ownership Individual
Parking Features Concrete, ExteriorAccessDoor
Patio/Porch Features FrontPorch, Patio
Property SubType SingleFamilyResidence
Property Type Residential
Roof Composition
Security Features RadonMitigationSystem
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer PublicSewer
Special Listing Conditions None
Structure Type House
Terms Cash, Conventional
Total Rooms 12
View Lake, Mountains
Zoning U-SU-C

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 1492.0
Above Grade Finished Area Source PublicRecords
Air Conditioning Y/N Yes
Basement (Y/N) Yes
Below Grade Finished Area 1200.0
Below Grade Finished Area Source PublicRecords
Common Walls NoCommonWalls
Fireplace Features FamilyRoom, LivingRoom, WoodBurning
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 2
Furnished Y/N Unfurnished
Heating Y/N Yes
Living Area 2692.0
Main Level Bathrooms 1
Main Level Bedrooms 3
Total Fireplaces 2
Window Features WindowCoverings

Exterior Features

Building Area Total 2815.0
Covered Spaces 0.0
Fencing Partial
Foundation Details Slab
Horse Y/N No
Lot Features SprinklersInRear, SprinklersInFront, Level, NearPublicTransit
Lot Size Acres 0.14
Lot Size Area 0.14
Lot Size Square Feet 6300.0
Lot Size Units Acres
Road Frontage Type PublicRoad
Road Surface Type Paved
Total Parking 4.0
View Y/N Yes
Water Source Public


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 80210

AVG $1.16M
AVG $3,550
AVG 31
Year Built
AVG 1981

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