When the ultimate dream of Salt Lake living comes to mind, few imagine a different setting than that of Sugar House’s charming 15th and 15th neighborhood. Welcome to 1531 Kensington Ave which rests within 100 yards of the 15th & 15th enclave. If you are looking for modern yet classic, elegant yet inviting, bright and open, then you have found “the one.”
This house was carefully designed and re-constructed in 2017 by renowned Northstar Construction to maximize every square inch of the property. Upon entering you’ll be greeted by an airy entryway filled with natural light and 20ft ceilings with custom wainscoting. The clever placement of the office and side entrance mudroom are only a prelude to the open concept kitchen / dining / great room that extends beyond the walls of the home and out into the yard via nano stackable doors; which create an expansive indoor / outdoor living space.
The breathtaking master bedroom has an ensuite bathroom with dual vanities, vaulted ceilings, built-in gas fireplace with a reclaimed wood surround and a custom walk-in closet designed by The Closet Factory (with his and hers jewelry and laundry drawers). Begin and end your day in the master suite steps from the large sliding glass doors that open to a private balcony with city views. Upgrades to note include: Natural Oak floors, marble wall and floor tiles, Thermador 36” Gas Pro Harmony professional range and dishwasher (new in 2020), Blanco Silgranit sink in bar and kitchen, Silestone countertops throughout with the exception of the 9’ Neolith thick Slab island countertop, high-end lighting throughout, and Custom Cabinetry by Artisan Woodworks with Emtek hardware.
Envision being close to the highway for quick access to the Mountains and all things Utah. If that’s not enough, here are just a few reasons that have kept this pocket one of the City’s most desirable areas for well over a century: picturesque tree lined streets, an iconic italian deli, locally owned restaurants, coffee shops, gelato and Wasatch Hollow and Laird Park.