28253 U Avenue, Waukee, IA 50263 | HotPads - Rent a Hot Apartment or House
This pad was taken off the market on 12/7/17.


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5 beds
3 baths
4,263 sqft

28253 U Avenue
Waukee, IA 50263


Rent a historical Victorian dream home! We recently put nearly $300,000 in rehab/restoration expenses into this beautiful turn-of-the-century Sears Victorian farmhouse. Both a massive enclosed front porch and generous enclosed back porch (featuring the original Frigidaire ice box!) surround the house. First floor opens to living room with pocket doors, formal parlor with fireplace, office, half bath, formal dining room with built-ins, kitchen, and butler?s pantry. Take the grand staircase, or servant?s stairs, to the second floor with built-ins, three bedrooms, master bedroom, storage closet, and oversized custom-marble bathroom with Victorian clawfoot tub. Escalate to attic, which opens to a nearly 1,500 s.f. master suite with gorgeous leaded and stained glass windows, as well as a huge custom-marble bathroom with Victorian clawfoot tub. Enjoy intricate patterned hardwood floors throughout the house, oil rubbed bronze finishes and high-end black stainless LG appliances. Basement has laundry facilities and tons of storage space. This gorgeous family home is located within walking distance of the bike path/hub at the edge of this western Des Moines suburb. The property itself is stunning, with a fenced-in back yard, a storm shelter, two detached garages, and a glow-in-the-dark driveway. Too many updates to list! Immediate possession available! Call to see for yourself!
Property amenities
  • Attached Garage
  • Cats Allowed
  • Ceiling fans
  • Cooling System: central
  • Fenced Yard
  • Flooring: Hardwood
  • Flooring: Tile
  • Heating system: Heat: forced air
  • High Speed Internet
  • Large Dogs Allowed
  • Laundry: In Unit
  • Lawn
  • Lot Size: 1.01
  • Master bath
  • No Utilities included in rent
  • Parking Spaces: 4
  • Small Dogs Allowed
  • Vintage
  • Yard
  • Year Built: 1910
Unit amenities
  • Additional Storage
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm
  • Cable Ready
  • Dishwasher
  • Disposal
  • Fireplace
  • Furnished
  • Granite countertop
  • Microwave
  • Range/Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stainless steel appliances
  • Vaulted Ceiling
  • Wired
Tenant responsible for all utilities, including propane.
Pricing comparison
Market rate for this listing is $2,542 based on the surrounding areas and market conditions.
This 5 bedroom home is listed at $2,500, while 5 bedroom homes...
  • in Waukee go for $1,894.
  • in Dallas County go for $2,193.
  • in 50263 go for $1,894.
  • This listing is priced above the average 5 bedroom home in Waukee by $606.
    Nearby schools
    Students who live in this rental at 28253 U Avenue attend the following Waukee Comm School District (Unified School District) public schools:
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    Schuler Elementary School
    Grades K - 5
    2.4 miles
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    Waukee Middle School
    Grades 6 - 8
    1.8 miles
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    Waukee Senior High School
    Grades 10 - 12
    2.2 miles
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