948 Harvard Avenue East

Seattle, WA 98102

7,950 Sq. Ft.
$409 / Sq. Ft.
Sq. Ft.
per Sq. Ft.


Commanding Capitol Hill residence boasts Swiss chalet style exterior & generously scaled living spaces. Formal dining room & gracious living room; wood-paneled library, butler’s pantry, kitchen & casual dining room complete the main floor. Upstairs, 4 spacious bdrms including master suite. Top floor with 2 bdrms & bonus room. Ample storage in basement plus massive rec room & 2-car garage. A rare opportunity in a coveted location perfectly blends historic charm w/ comfortable contemporary living.

Property Details for 948 Harvard Avenue East

Community Name
Capitol Hill
School District
Year Built Numeric
Total Covered Parking


Listing Agents

  1. Bob Bennion

    Listing Agent


  2. Ned Hosford

    Alternative Listing Agent


Building Information for 948 Harvard Avenue East

Stories-Year Built1909Building Size-Lot Size0.17 AC / 7,500 SF

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$13,512 per month

30 year fixed, 3.51% Interest

Principal and Interest


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Property Information for 948 Harvard Avenue East

    Location and General Information
  • Style: 15 - Multi Level
  • Building Information: Built On Lot
  • Site Features: Cable TV, Deck, Fenced-Fully, Gas Available, Shop, Sprinkler System
  • Area: 390 - Central Seattle
  • Street Number Numeric: 948
  • Street Name Free Text: Harvard
  • Street Suffix: Ave
  • Street Dir Suffix: E
  • County: King
  • City: Seattle
  • Character: 98102
  • Sale Type: MLS
  • Effective Year Built: 1909
  • Directions: From 10th Ave E, turn E Prospect St, Left on Harvard Ave E.
  • Property Sub Type: RESI
  • Status: A
    Taxes and HOA Information
  • Tax Year: 2019
  • Parking Type: Garage-Attached
Interior and Exterior Features
    Bathroom Information
  • Total Bathrooms: 4
  • Full Bathrooms: 1
  • Three Quarter Bathrooms: 2
  • Half Bathrooms: 2
  • Quarter Bathrooms: 0
  • Full Baths Lower: 0
  • Full Baths Main: 0
  • Full Baths Upper: 1
  • Three Quarter Baths Lower: 0
  • Three Quarter Baths Main: 0
  • Three Quarter Baths Upper: 2
  • Half Baths Lower: 0
  • Half Baths Main: 2
  • Half Baths Upper: 0
  • Bedrooms Lower: 0
  • Full Baths Garage: 0
  • Half Baths Garage: 0
  • Three Quarter Baths Garage: 0
    Bedroom Information
  • Bedrooms Main: 0
  • Bedrooms Upper: 6
  • Approved Number of Bedrooms: 0
  • Bedrooms Count: 6.0
    Interior Features
  • Fireplaces Total: 3
  • Fireplaces Lower: 0
  • Fireplaces Main: 2
  • Fireplaces Upper: 1
  • Floor Covering: Ceramic Tile, Concrete, Hardwood
  • Basement: Partially Finished
  • Features: Bath Off Master, Dining Room, Fireplace in Mstr BR, French Doors, Security System, Walk In Pantry, Walk-in Closet
  • Bonus Room Location: Upper
  • Den or Office: Main
  • Dining Room Location: Main
  • Entrance Level: Main
  • Kitchen Location: Main
  • Living Room Location: Main
  • Master Bedroom Level: Upper
  • Utility Room Location: Main
  • Rec Room Location: Lower
  • Water Heater Location: Basement-Gas
  • Room and Floor: Master Bedroom-Upper
    Exterior Features
  • Exterior: Wood
  • Roof: Composition
  • Appliances That Stay: Dishwasher, Dryer, Garbage Disposal, Microwave, Range/Oven, Refrigerator, Washer
  • Energy Source: Natural Gas
  • Heating and Cooling: Radiant
  • Sewer: Sewer Connected
  • Water Source: Public
    Property and Assessments
  • New Construction YN: No
  • Senior Exemption: N
  • Foundation: Poured Concrete
  • Lot Topography: Garden Space, Level, Partial Slope
  • Effective Year Built Source: Public Records
  • Square Footage: 7950.0
  • Lot Square Footage: 7500.0
  • Square Footage Finished: 7950
  • Square Footage Unfinished: 0
  • Square Footage Source: KCR
  • Total Finished SQFT: 7950.0
    Lot Information
  • Lot Details: Curbs, Paved Street, Sidewalk
  • Lot Size Source: KCR
  • Parcel Number Free Text: 9831200490
Agent Information
    Sale and Listing
  • List Price: $3,250,000

Property History for 948 Harvard Avenue East

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Mar 24, 2020

Listed (Active)

NWMLS #1583222

Mar 17, 2005

Sold (Public Records)

Public Record #156902537

Mar 17, 2005


NWMLS #24159888

DateEvent & SourcePrice

Listed (Active)

NWMLS #1583222


Sold (Public Records)

Public Record #156902537



NWMLS #24159888


For completeness, Compass often displays two records for one sale: the MLS record and the public record.

Schools near 948 Harvard Avenue East

Bright Water Waldorf SchoolPrivateK-80.3 mi
Lowell Elementary SchoolPublicPK-50.3 mi
Hutch SchoolPublicPK-120.6 mi
St Joseph SchoolPrivateK-80.7 mi

Bright Water Waldorf School

K-8, 0.3 mi, Private


Lowell Elementary School

PK-5, 0.3 mi, Public


Hutch School

PK-12, 0.6 mi, Public


St Joseph School

K-8, 0.7 mi, Private


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Property Details for 948 Harvard Avenue East

MLS #1583222
Year Built1909
Compass TypeSingle Family
MLS TypeResidential
Lot Size0.17 AC / 7,500 SF
Taxes$21,870 / year
Condo/Co-op Fees-
HOA Fees-
CountyKing County

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948 Harvard Avenue East is a single family home for sale in Seattle, WA 98102. This property was listed for sale on March 24, 2020 by Compass at $3,250,000. It has been on the market for a total of 17 days and was last sold on March 17, 2005. Nearby schools include Lowell Elementary School, The Center School and Seattle Hebrew Academy. 948 Harvard Avenue East is a 6-bed, 3.5-bath, 7,950 sqft single family home built in 1909.

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