This townhome-styled condo has the ease of two entrances: one through the secure front door of the lobby with the Concierge and mail area and the second is a true front door ushering you right into the beautiful public garden! In the spring, the garden hydrangeas are simply gorgeous! Pop out the front door for a run, walk or bike hike through the city, enjoy the huge waterfront loop and the newer Tilikum Crossing bridge! Bring a mug of coffee with along for a walk along the RiverPlace Promenade, find a bench and watch the boats! Seasons are magical with everything bursting in spring, hearing the Jazz Festival waft in the air, the postcard perfect view after a quiet snowfall. Living here is very special.
Inside, the expansive first floor is slightly perched up above the ground level giving the feeling of ‘the best seat in the house’ for people watching. Commercial roll down blinds are installed throughout but the sellers never use them. The light pours in and the greenery from the garden can’t be beat! Amazing 10’ ceilings in this great-room concept floor plan makes it live large! Big furniture and couches can fit here with ease along with oversize TV screens. The kitchen is perfectly planned out with generous storage (large pantry near the stairs!), stainless steel appliances and gas cooktop! Entertaining large groups is effortless, the main floor easily handles 25+ at once!
So much storage! From the front-entry double closet to the storage space near the interior front door, the pantry, laundry space upstairs and walk in closets in each bedroom, it’s actually easy to LIVE here! The HOA has bike storage spots available to sign up for as well! Parking is on the P level and the two spots are the best and arranged in tandem!
The master suite is truly the crown jewel of this home and the most incredible hideaway ever! With 180degree views, walls of floor to ceiling windows, spacious private patio, two closets and gorgeous en-suite with luxurious soak tub, tile and marble slab it is truly the retreat at the end of the day. Classy California Closets in the walk-in and double door closets offer maximum storage too! Wake up with the sunshine pouring in and enjoy seasonal views all year round!
Bedrooms 2 and 3 are spacious, have their own walk-in closets, enjoy expansive windows and tall ceilings! Use the middle bedroom as a bonus room, office or den to add flexibility to the floor plan! Just down the hall is the massive laundry room! Washer and dryer on their pedestals stay with this home! California Closets strikes again with built-in storage shelves, cupboards and plenty of counter folding space! Use this room for easy additional storage, holiday items, bikes etc. So much room!
The Strand is tucked away amidst several residential buildings, off the beaten path, quiet and peaceful. Plus you can zip onto I5 or the Ross Island Bridge, easy access to the Morrison Bridge and I84! Bike to work or use public transportation with the trolly car, Portland City buses and access downtown to the MAX line! Full-time concierge and security give owners peace of mind! Enjoy kayaking, paddle-boarding, boating, jet skiing and the boat launch area is in Johns Landing at Willamette Park! High access scores with WALK: 76, BIKE: 94 TRANSIT: 81! Downtown is a 3-minute bike ride, yet this location is perfectly situated just south of the bustle. Some of the best restaurants in town are mere minutes away for dine-in, pick up or easy delivery! Living near the city has never been more enjoyable! Welcome home….