Located in the Kittleson Krest subdivision in the village of Barneveld, WI, this featured listing is a bright and cozy bi-level home and has a total of 1,515 square feet of living space.
The quiet, family-friendly neighborhood consists of about 32 homes, and the village population is about 1,200.
Open Floor Plan
Built in 1989, and nicely situated on a well-maintained corner lot, this home features a practical and functional open floor plan. The main level includes a spacious 14 x 15 ft. living room with a large picture window to let in lots of natural light, and a kitchen with a breakfast bar and a large connected dining area.
Also on the main level, there is a master bedroom boasting his-and-hers closets, a smaller second bedroom, and a full bath with a bathtub. The lower level contains a partially finished basement with a 15 x 17 ft. family room/recreation room as well as laundry facilities.
Systems and Maintenance
In addition to low-maintenance vinyl siding for carefree living, this home has forced hot air heat using cost-effective natural gas, and municipal water and sewer service. For warm weather comfort, the home also has central air conditioning.
The spacious backyard offers one-third of an acre for games and recreation, and a large deck off the back of the house provides a further outdoor entertaining area. In addition to a one-car garage underneath the main level, a wide driveway provides enough parking for several cars.
Neighborhood and Schools
Kittleson Krest boasts its own neighborhood park with a basketball court and children’s playground. The neighborhood is also convenient to the amenities of Barneveld Village, with its shops, cafes, library, churches and schools. The Barneveld school district, consisting of an elementary/middle school and a high school, is highly rated.
The neighborhood’s easy access to the highway also offers a convenient commute to Madison, 30 miles to the east, with its opportunities for work and cultural or sporting events.
Recreation and Nature
In addition to the neighborhood park, local recreation spots in Barneveld include Birch Lake Park, offering fishing, camping and sports fields, and Memorial Park, offering basketball and volleyball courts and a playground.
Barneveld is also just a few miles from Blue Mound State Park, which offers swimming, hiking, cross-country skiing and mountain biking. The Barneveld Prairie provides a habitat for butterflies and birds.
This home is being offered for sale by the lender at $107,500, a price well below the assessment, so it is a great value for the location. Though it requires some TLC, it has lots of potential and is a wonderful opportunity for first-time buyers or do-it-yourselfers who want to update and customize a home to suit their tastes.