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$1,600,000 For Sale

1 Thorstrand Rd
Madison, WI 53705

6 beds, 3 full, 2 partial baths | Single Family Home
5,461 sq ft; lot: 0.75 acres - MLS# 1839498 Courtesy of Stark Company, Realtors
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The North House is listed on the State Register, National Registered Historic Places & is designated a Madison Landmark. Magnus Swenson (1882-1936) was considered one of Wisconsin's leading citizens of the early 20th Century. Swenson built this Classic Revival w/ Mediterranean influence for his daughter. The North House sits on a lovely 3/4 acre private lot amongst 15 acres of woods (originally planted by Magnus Swenson in the 1920's to emulate the Norwegian countryside) & adjacent to Marshall Park and Lake Mendota. Visit www.thorstrandestate.com to learn more about this property.


  • Property Type: Single Family Home
  • Sub Type: Single Family Home
  • Listing Status: Active
  • County/Area: Dane County
  • Zip Code: 53705
  • Year Built: 1922
  • Subdivision/Neighborhood: Thorstrand
  • School District: Madison
  • Elementary School: Crestwood
  • Middle School: Jefferson
  • High School: Memorial
  • Sq.Ft.: 5,461 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 6
  • Full Baths: 3
  • Half Baths: 2
  • Basement: Full, Partially finished, 8'+ Ceiling, Poured concrete foundatn
  • Garage: 2 Car, Detached
  • Fireplace: Wood, 2 fireplaces
  • Lot Size: 0.75 acres
  • Accessibility: Level drive, Level lot
  • Baths: 5
  • View: Has Water View
  • Waterfront: Waterview-No Frontage, Lake
  • Zoning: CN, HIS-L
  • Area: Madison - C W03
  • 1/2 Baths Lower: 1
  • 1/2 Baths Main: 1
  • Above Grade Bedroom Count: 5
  • Acres Source: Assessor
  • Bedroom 2: Upper Level, 15x10
  • Bedroom 3: Upper Level, 13x12
  • Bedroom 4: Upper Level, 13x11
  • Bedroom 5: Upper Level, 12x10
  • City/Town/Village: City
  • Dining Area: Main Level, 13x11
  • Dining Room: Main Level, 15x15
  • Directions: University To Thorstrand
  • Driveway: Paved, Extra Paving
  • Exterior: Stucco
  • Family Room: Main Level, 14x12
  • Fuel: Natural Gas
  • Full Baths Upper: 3
  • Heating/Cooling: Radiant, Window Ac
  • Improvements: 199700
  • Interior Features: Wood Or Sim. Wood Floor, Washer, Dryer, Water Softener Inc
  • Kitchen: Main Level
  • Kitchen Features: Pantry, Range/Oven, Refrigerator
  • Living/Great: 26x15
  • Living/Great Room: Main Level
  • Lot Description: Wooded, Close To Busline, Adjacent Park/Public Land
  • Master Bed: 15x10
  • Master Bed Rm: Upper Level
  • Mstr Bed Bath: Walk Through
  • Municipality: Madison
  • Net Taxes: 4316
  • Other Room: Bedroom, Upper Level, 12x10
  • Other Room 2: Den/Office, Main Level, 16x12
  • Other Room 3: Game Room, Upper Level, 25x15
  • Other Room 4: Rec Room, Lower Level, 25x15
  • Tax Year: 2017
  • Total Assess: 199700
  • Water/Waste: Municipal Sewer, Joint Well
  • Listing Office: Stark Company, Realtors
Courtesy of Stark Company, Realtors
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Heidi Waldner
Stark Company Realtors
Phone: 608-235-1562
Email: hwaldner@starkhomes.com

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