Information on house in Westwood

  808 Fairfield Road
  Westwood Subdivision 
      (Bearden area)
  Knoxville, TN 37919

Available to move in

  (View from rear patio)

(map and directions at bottom of page)

 

Ready to move in
    Clean, painted, empty, available, and ready for you to move in

Location, Location, Location
   Westwood subdivision is ideally located in the heart of Knoxvile. Quick and easy access to Downtown, the University of Tennessee, and Turkey Creek. Quick and easy access to Interstate 40, Interstate 75, North Shore Dr., Kingston Pike, Sutherland Ave., and Papermill Dr.
   House is located in the middle of the block on a quiet street.

Map and directions to 808 Fairfield
   At the bottom of this webpage.

Year built
   1958 (extensively updated)

GPS Coordinates
   N35.941
   W83.999

House size
   About 1,870 sq. ft. of living space plus 450 sq.ft. basement/workshop. Excellent floor plan, great for entertaining.

Lot size
   About 22,000 sq. ft. (0.51 acres)
   230 feet deep by 100 feet wide. One of the biggest lots in Westwood

Privacy
   No neighbors behind the property, only wooded lots that adjoin a cemetery. House is located in the middle of the block on a quiet street.

Room dimensions/Other
   Bedroom #1 (13' x 13') w/ 2 closets and adjoining bathroom
   Bedroom #2 (photo) (14' x 10') w/ 1 closet
   Bedroom #3 (photo) (10' x 9') w/ 1 small closet
   Living room (20' x 15')
   Dining room (19' x 12')
   Kitchen/large eat-in-area (photo) (22' x 9')
   Den (20' x 12') carpeted; sliding glass doors opening onto patio
   Bathrooms: two full, one off master bedroom and one off main hallway
   Coat closet (6' x 2') in entry hall
   Interior repainted 7/2007
   Angled entrance (photo) to master bedroom
   Patio (13'x10') faces woods
   Basement/workshop (38' x 12') (view 1 and view 2) with many 110-volt outlets (separate overhead circuits for lights and tools) and one 220-volt outlet. All shelves and pegboard remain.
   Storage room connected to basement (9' x 8') could be used as wine cellar.
   Outside storage area (under patio) at basement level (14' x 9') for lawnmower and garden supplies. Safe place to store gasoline.

Picture windows
   Two picture windows (7'x6') in living and dining rooms face woods, not street

Fireplace
   Living room and dining room separated by a floor-to-ceiling walk-around Roman brick, raised-hearth fireplace (view 1 and view 2) open on three sides. The wood-burning fireplace can be converted to gas as we ordered a larger than normal pipe to bring gas to the kitchen cooktop.

Subdivision
   Westwood (Bearden area) - in Knoxville city limits.
   Active neighborhood association; dues are voluntary. Active and helpful listserve on yahoo.com
   Adjacent neighborhood park with playground equipment and a gazebo.
   Easy access to Bearden Village Greenway
   Weekly (Thursday) trash pickup
   Bi-weekly (Thursday) brush pickup

Heating and cooling - NEW
   New (6/2007) forced air gas unit. Full warranty goes to buyer.

Hardwood floors - Refinished
   All the hardwood flooring (living room, dining room, all three bedrooms, hallway, front entry, and closets) was just refinished (6/2007).

Windows - NEW
   New (7/2007) energy-efficient windows

Gutters and roof - New in 2002
   Roof was replaced in 2002. Gutters, installed in 2002, are clog-proof made by LeafGuard

Appliances/Other
   KitchenAid cook top (36") with four gas burners and an electric grill/griddle
   Separate self-cleaning electric Jenn-Air oven (27") for conventional or convection cooking
   Stainless steel double sink with spray nozzle and disposal
   Dishwasher
   Washer and dryer connections on main level
   Cable ready (TV, broadband, etc.)
   200-amp circuit breaker box
   Basement has separate circuits for lighting and power tools and one 220- volt outlet
   6 new smoke alarms (kitchen unit has "hush" button for false alarms)
   All locks keyed alike

Energy Conservation
   Low-E windows
   SEER 13 AC/Heating
   Low-flush toilets
   Attic floor lined with R-38 (two layers, perpendicular to one another, of R-19 insulation)
   Basement ceiling lined with R-19 insulation

Landscaping
   White azaleas in front of house. Zoysia grass in front lawn. Grass in back and on sides of house grows easily if shade-tolerant grass is planted and kept watered.
   One inch PVC pipe installed under driveway to facilitate future lawn watering system. There is also a one inch PVC pipe going under the walkway.in front of the stoop..

Water heater
   Gas

Driveway
   Level, newly resurfaced with asphalt liquid sealer- two coats

Schools
   Elementary school: Bearden Elementary (adjacent to Westwood)
   Middle school: Bearden Middle
   High school: West High

Price
-- SOLD -- (May 15, 2008)

For more information:
MLS Listing (593925)

We would like to thank Doug Pisecki, Home Improvement Contractor, for the weeks of work he gave us. The job took far longer than we had anticipated, and he stayed with us until the work was completed. We especially appreciate his strong work ethic and his ingenuity. We highly recommend him. Doug can be contacted at 865-603-0741.

 

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Driving directions to 808 Fairfield Drive
(click on map for larger image)
1. From Kingston Pike (5600 W. Kingston Pike - Where Firestone tire place is located)
a. Go north on Westwood Road into Westwood.
b. Make a right turn on Herron Drive. it will circle around, go up a hill, then down and up a steep hill.
c. At the crest of the hill, make a right turn at Fairfield Road.
d. 808 Fairfield is the third house on the right.

2. From Northshore Drive via Westover Drive. This entrance is easy to miss if you go too fast.
a. Go north from Kingston Pike
b. When you approach the BP Station on your left, you will come upon a not so easy to see entrance (Westover Drive) to Westwood on your right. Take that.
c. Once on Westover, continue until you come to the second street where you can make a left turn. That is Fairfield.
d. 808 Fairfield is the third house on the right.
(Please be aware that you will pass a Fairfield Road which goes off to the right. Ignore that.)

3. From Northshore Drive via Woodburn Drive. This drive is a bit longer, but probably should be used the first time.
a. Go north from Kingston Pike
b. Make a right turn on Woodburn Road and go straight.
c. When you get to the crest of the hill, make a left turn on Fairfield Road.
d. Make a right turn on Westover.
e. Make a left turn on Fairfield.
f. 808 Fairfield Road will be the third house on your right.