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JUST LISTED: LUXE MID-CENTURY MASTERPIECE

By Marisa Swenson, November 9, 2018

1620 SW DAVENPORT ST.

PORTLAND, OR 97201


An exceptional mid-century home waiting for you to enjoy every wonderful detail. Designed in 1966 by George McMath, known as the father of preservation in the Portland metro area. The current owners have completed a high end restoration with modern finishes and amenities that expand upon the original design. Clean mid-century lines with luxurious modern day finishes, the flexible floorpan has an intelligent use of space, perfect for entertaining indoors and out. Deluxe sleeping accommodations with two spacious suite style rooms on the main floor and one on the lower. Swanky outdoor entertaining area with custom gas fire pit and floating concrete bench, exterior illumination.

OFFERED AT $989,900

3 BEDROOM | 3 BATH | 2216 +595 BONUS SQFT
MLS# 18002553 | TAXES: $10,192 
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Marisa Swenson

Broker Licensed in OR & WA

Marisa is a Portland native, born and raised in the heart of the Hollywood district, she possesses a wealth of knowledge about the Portland Metro area. Over the past decade, Marisa has sought out the best in local mid-century and contemporary modern architecture and design around the city. Her website Modern Homes Portland is a labor of love where she shares her enjoyment of all things modern including a curated list of modern homes for sale in the Portland area. In her past, Marisa worked with a company that provided home contractor services. She worked closely with contractors identifying, evaluating and correcting common maintenance issues in homes and commercial buildings. Pairing this experience with many years of client service and a love of homes made the transition to becoming a Realtor seamless. She is a member of the Architectural Heritage Center, Doccomomo's Oregon Chapter, Restore Oregon where she also sponsors their Mid-Century Modern tour each year.  Working with these organizations, she hopes to help preserve buildings from the modernist movement mid century and beyond, and to help spread awareness of their importance. She currently lives in the suburbs of Portland with her family and is working on restoring her Northwest Regional Style custom-built 1960's time capsule home that will be added to the historic registry in 2017.When she’s not working with clients or scouring the city for hidden architectural gems, Marisa likes to spend time with her family, play soccer, hike in the beautiful Pacific NW forests, visit new restaurants and coffee shops.
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  • T: 971-285-7955
  • marisa@modernhomesportland.com

Marisa Swenson

Broker Licensed in OR & WA


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