1561 North Lake Howard Drive, WINTER HAVEN, FL


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About 1561 North Lake Howard Drive

Welcome to 1561 Lake Howard Dr, a piece of history nestled on an oversized corner lot with large fenced back yard in the heart of Winter Haven. The home sits along the picturesque Northern shores of Lake Howard, part of the "Chain of Lakes", and sought after community of Interlaken. The home offers an impressive 125 feet of LAKE FRONTAGE, ready for the addition of a custom boat dock to provide direct access for you to embrace the quintessential Winter Haven, Florida “Chain Life”. This 1920 home offers 5 bedrooms and 2 ½ bathrooms in the main house, with several “bonus” rooms that could easily be used as additional bedrooms or office spaces. The original southern pine and oak floors were refinished to their original beauty in 2023. Some of the additional updated features include NEW WINDOWS in 2017, NEW ROOF in 2018, interior and exterior paint 2018. All of the major components have been addressed, providing you the historic charm with newer modern conveniences. There is also a studio style guest room/apartment attached to the garage with a private bathroom and separate entrance with a screened in porch. The home is located within close proximity to top-rated schools, fine dining and shopping in the charming downtown Winter Haven, as well as recreational amenities that surround the area. Don’t miss your chance to own a piece of Winter Haven’s storied past- schedule your private showing today and start enjoying your very own front porch sunsets.

Features of 1561 North Lake Howard Drive

MLS® # P4930252
Price $677,000
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms 3.00
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 1
Square Footage 3,708
Acres 0.43
Year Built 1920
Type Residential
Sub-Type Single Family Residence
Status Active

Community Information

Address 1561 North Lake Howard Drive
Area Winter Haven / Florence Villa
County Polk
State FL
Zip Code 33881


Parking Garage Door Opener, Garage Faces Side, On Street
# of Garages 2
View Water
Is Waterfront Yes
Waterfront Lake
Has Pool No


Interior Features Ceiling Fans(s), Crown Molding, High Ceilings, Thermostat, Walk-In Closet(s)
Appliances Convection Oven, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Gas Water Heater, Range, Refrigerator, Washer
Heating Central, Electric, Heat Pump, Natural Gas
Cooling Central Air
Fireplace Yes
Fireplaces Family Room, Wood Burning
# of Stories 2


Exterior Features French Doors, Irrigation System, Lighting, Private Mailbox, Rain Gutters, Sidewalk
Lot Description Corner Lot, Historic District, City Limits, Oversized Lot
Roof Shingle
Foundation Basement, Crawlspace

School Information

Elementary Inwood Elem
Middle Westwood Middle
High Winter Haven Senior

Additional Information

Date Listed May 3rd, 2024
Days on Market 71
Zoning R-1A
Foreclosure No
Short Sale No
RE / Bank Owned No

Listing Details


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