On The Market

Updated $1.2 million Tanglewood townhome with gourmet kitchen retains a Mid-Century modern feel

Updated $1.2 million Tanglewood townhome has Mid-Century modern feel

On the Market 5000 Longmont No. 8 January 2015
Welcome to townhouse No. 8 at 5000 Longmont Drive. Photo courtesy of © TK Images
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The u-shaped design places emphasis on the inner open-air courtyard, as viewed through floor-to-ceiling windows. Photo courtesy of © TK Images
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From the formal living room, the kitchen is easily at hand... Photo courtesy of © TK Images
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...as is a large wine closet. Photo courtesy of © TK Images
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The kitchen boasts two islands, both with bar-stool seating. Photo courtesy of © TK Images
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Find brand-new, state-of-the-art appliances in the hub of the home. Photo courtesy of © TK Images
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The breakfast room is located off the kitchen. Photo courtesy of © TK Images
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The formal dining room rests across the atrium from the formal living room. Photo courtesy of © TK Images
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Another look at the formal dining room. Photo courtesy of © TK Images
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The master bedroom. Photo courtesy of © TK Images
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The master bedroom overlooks a small yard. Photo courtesy of © TK Images
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The master bath offers a frameless shower and oversized soaking tub... Photo courtesy of © TK Images
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...as well as dual vanities and plenty of built-in storage. Photo courtesy of © TK Images
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One of the two bedrooms, which are both located upstairs. Photo courtesy of © TK Images
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The third bedroom. Photo courtesy of © TK Images
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The open-air atrium garden includes a water fountain. Photo courtesy of © TK Images
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Owners enjoy even more privileges to outdoor living at the shared community pool.  Photo courtesy of © TK Images
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The condo is within close proximity to world-class shopping and dining at The Galleria, Uptown Park and the area. Photo courtesy of © TK Images
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Find sophisticated living in this Mid-Century modern condo in the prestigious Tanglewood area, a chic package with atrium garden now on sale for $1,250,000.

Walk through
Located at 5000 Longmont Drive, unit No. 8 shows off its 1961 roots with a U-shaped layout centered around an atrium garden with water fountain. A recent renovation by Andreatos Construction combined with posh designer touches by award-winning Chandos Interiors sensitively bring the two-story residence up-to-date with refurbished wooden floors, exposed brick walls and new, insulated floor-to-ceiling windows offering views of the inner courtyard. The floor plan flows easily from formal living room to kitchen to formal dining room on the first floor.

The gourmet kitchen boasts two large islands with bar stool-seating at both and brand-new, state-of-the-art stainless steel appliances. A wine room is easily at hand, as it the informal breakfast room. From the kitchen, owners step out to a small yard perfect for outdoor cooking.

The spacious master suite sits off the kitchen, while the other two bedrooms with en suite baths are located on the second floor. In total, the condo offers three full and one half-baths.

Step outside
In addition to the private atrium garden, owners enjoy even more privileges to outdoor living at the shared community pool. The condo is within close proximity of world-class shopping and dining at The Galleria, Uptown Park and the area.

Square footage: 3,421

Asking price: $1,250,000

Listing agent: Laura Sweeney, John Daugherty Realtors