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5636 E Mercer Way, Mercer Island, WA


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Home Specifications: Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 3.5 Home SqFt: 4,367 Lot SqFt: 15,644 Fireplaces: 4 Year Built: 1978 2012 Taxes: $22,778 Waterfront: 90’ 3


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A fling with fun! Wooden bridge ~ burbling creek ~ then step stone to another era and terrific 180 degree lake views. Water wings needed: Dueling aquaria adds aquatic appeal; a dashing wet bar. Round arches at the focal point stairway, curved planter under 2 story skylight. Vivid fireplace separates the open zone corner from living room (music, reading, computers). Dining in volume drama; floating buffet. The kitchen, anchored by “surf board” island; cherry, black granite ignite the comfort. Chefs special additions: cup-warmer below the espresso maker and below that a steam oven. Island cooktop has large wok burner; two rising, moveable vents. Adjoining intimate great room warmed by fireplace. Overscale master ~ bumped out from original design for view advantage: freestanding fireplace, slate nook; “exposed” sink on iron brackets. Outside a raised patio, fire pit, beachside benches, gentle lawn. A boulder doubles as bridge over natural creek. Dock: about 100’ by 40’ and 15’ deep end (can accommodate a 70’ boat). 3 spots to moor; floating dock. Buyer to verify dock and moorage information. Massive parking. 3 car garage, 3 car pad, wide driveway! Entertain, entertain. Fishtanks. “Earthquake room” built to ward off nature’s forces. Lovely beach.

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Wendy Lister

Coldwell Banker Bain

TAMAR BABER

Coldwell Banker Bain

425-450-5206 206-200-9224

WendyLister@CBBain.com

TamarBaber@CBBain.com

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the faces and places of Mercer Island By:

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See maps and more about Mercer Island Schools on Page 38!

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Mercer Island: SOUTH End

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Mercer Island: North End

Mercer Island Parks Mercer Island has 475 acres of parks and open spaces. Mercer Island Parks are open for year-round enjoyment and are the perfect place for a variety of activities like: baseball, soccer, volleyball, having a picnic or taking a walk with the family. Pioneer Park is our largest park, with 113 acres of beautiful forest and 6.6 miles of trails. The Park has been kept in a natural state so that Island residents and other visitors can easily “get out� in the woods through the course of their daily lives. Roads divide the park into three distinct quadrants. Located on the northeast end of Mercer Island, Luther Burbank Park features spectacular views of Lake Washington, and has facilities for several water-based activities including swimming, boating and fishing. It is also a large park of 77 acres, and portions of its waterfront and wetlands foster a variety of wildlife such as 155 species of birds, beaver, muskrats and rabbits There are many smaller parks, beach parks and street ends, providing an excellent opportunity for waterfront access and pursuing recreational activites. www.mercergov.org/Page.asp?NavID=328

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Mercer Island: SOUTh End Mercer Island Schools The Mercer Island School District is comprised of three elementary schools, one Middle School and one High School. The facilities, curriculum, instruction, and effective use of technology as a tool for learning are all factors in preparing students to think and succeed globally while using technology as an inherent part of everyday life. The district has more teachers with advanced education degrees than any other district in the Seattle area. It is known to be one of the highest assessment test-scoring districts in the State of Washington, and among the top in the nation. www.misd.k12.wa.us/about/

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5636 E Mercer Way, Mercer Island WA