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5902 Lake exterior
Built in 1938, the traditional cottage exterior belies modern updates inside. Courtesy photo by John Daugherty Realtors
5902 Lake kitchen
The gourmet kitchen should please any home chef. Courtesy photo by John Daugherty Realtors
5902 Lake living room
Even the family room enjoys contemporary updates in lighting, ceiling fan and built-ins. Courtesy photo by John Daugherty Realtors
5902 Lake living room and kitchen
A second view of the family room. Courtesy photo by John Daugherty Realtors
5902 Lake office
One of two bedrooms that could be converted to a study. Courtesy photo by John Daugherty Realtors
5902 Lake master bedroom
The second-floor master bedroom has vaulted ceilings. Courtesy photo by John Daugherty Realtors
5902 Lake master bath
The master bath features his and hers vanities and walk-in shower. Courtesy photo by John Daugherty Realtors
5902 Lake closet
Closets have been outfitted for the contemporary home owner. Courtesy photo by John Daugherty Realtors
5902 Lake kitchen and dining room
The breakfast area. Courtesy photo by John Daugherty Realtors
5902 Lake backyard
The detached two-car garage is accessible from the side street and the backyard. Courtesy photo by John Daugherty Realtors
5902 Lake backyard
Brick pavers and a patch of artificial grass make this backyard very low-maintenance. Courtesy photo by John Daugherty Realtors
5902 Lake exterior
One more look at the house exterior. Courtesy photo by John Daugherty Realtors