By Natalie Strom, April 8, 2024

3752 SE Alder St. Portland, OR 97214
Offered at $985,000
Perched above the street, this four-level Foursquare home in a park-like setting is truly special. Classic character shines with separate entryway, original molding, vintage fixtures and wood floors throughout. Light filled spaces with large windows and total privacy in living and dining rooms. Elegantly remodeled kitchen in period-style with marble countertops and upgraded with an electric range. Eating nook with bar for seating, pantry, and adjacent powder room. The kitchen leads to an inviting and fully private, covered deck made with super durable ipe wood. Plenty of space with three large bedrooms and one bath on second floor plus an office. Private owner’s suite on upper 4th floor has vaulted ceiling, full bath and skylights. Full unfinished basement has an exercise room, shop, and exterior door for potential expansion. The fully fenced yard is zoned R2.5 with a wrap-around hedge, mature plantings, brick patio and potting shed. Off-street parking on flat and wide driveway. Recent updates include new water heater, furnace and A/C. Quiet and friendly spot, only blocks to world-class Laurelhurst Park, school, library, and an abundance of fun eateries and coffee shops.
Private Entry with Wrap-Around Porch
Generous Living Room with Gas Fireplace, Original Oak Hardwoods
Bay Window in Dining Room with Overlooking Yard has an Abundance of Natural Light
Updated Kitchen in Period-Style has Tile Floor, Marble Countertops
Large Eating Nook with Breakfast Bar, Powder Bath and Pantry
Primary Bedroom Sanctuary on 4th Floor with Vaulted Ceiling and Updated Bathroom
Ultimately Secluded Covered Deck with Tropical Ipe Wood
Oversized Yard with Shed, Brick Patio, Mature Landscaping
Fully Fenced Oversized Yard with Wrap-Around Laurel Hedge
Off-Street Parking on Wide and Flat Driveway


Ideally Located on Secluded Corner Blocks from Laurelhurst Park, Library and Belmont Amenities

4 bed + office | 2.5 bath | 3,314 sq. ft.
MLS# 24257655 Taxes: $9,836.58 | Year Built: 1907 | Lot Size: 0.15 acres


Natalie Strom

Broker | Earth Advantage | ADU Specialist | OR


“A Zillion Stars” Natalie Strom is a great communicator and loyal advocate. With superior service and expert advice, Natalie delivers unwavering kindness for every client. With skill, enthusiasm, and knowledge of the industry, Natalie navigates and negotiates real estate transactions professionally from start to finish. An upbeat, yet calm demeanor helps people who work with her feel prioritized and understood. Natalie is versatile and experienced in handling residential real estate of all kinds, whether its buying or selling single family homes, investment property, or condos. As a former marine biologist, Natalie worked on major marine oil spills, most famously the catastrophic BP spill, the Deepwater Horizon in 2010. This background underlies Natalie’s interest in our everyday human impact on the natural world, particularly in increasing energy efficiency standards for homes. Natalie has experience in building her own highly energy efficient detached ADU and has been an Earth Advantage Broker since 2018. Natalie’s passionate about nature-based adventure travel, community, and making new friends. She enjoys time with her two teenaged boys, husband, and goldendoodle and has enjoyed SE Portland as her home base since 2000.
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