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In need of renovation: 1940s midcentury property in Yukon, Oklahoma, USA

1940s midcentury property in Yukon, Oklahoma, USA
1940s midcentury property in Yukon, Oklahoma, USA

It needs some work, but this 1940s midcentury property in Yukon, Oklahoma, USA still looks quite a prospect for the price.

1940s midcentury property in Yukon, Oklahoma, USA
1940s midcentury property in Yukon, Oklahoma, USA

I’ll be honest though, I don’t know anything about Yukon, Oklahoma, except that it’s the place where you will find this 1947 build, which sits in 1.48 acres of land and has a good number of features original to the 1940s build.

1940s midcentury property in Yukon, Oklahoma, USA
1940s midcentury property in Yukon, Oklahoma, USA

In fact, it’s quite a bold bit of architecture for the era. Which is presumably why this place made it into some of the leading ‘house’ magazines of the day. As we said, the features that made it then still look to be in place now. What looks like a butterfly roof, some full height glazing (indoors too) and plenty of natural stone / slate both inside and out for a start, as well as the original parquet floors, storage and light fittings throughout the property.

1940s midcentury property in Yukon, Oklahoma, USA
1940s midcentury property in Yukon, Oklahoma, USA

Some of the jobs you might worry about have also been dealt with too, including a new roof just three years ago and an update to the air conditioning system.

1940s midcentury property in Yukon, Oklahoma, USA
1940s midcentury property in Yukon, Oklahoma, USA

But it isn’t perfect. The agent doesn’t go into detail, simply adding that the house is sold in ‘current condition’, with a price ‘adjusted accordingly’ in light of that. The photos show some work is needed to bring the property up to scratch and other areas looking part finished.

1940s midcentury property in Yukon, Oklahoma, USA
1940s midcentury property in Yukon, Oklahoma, USA

Saying that, the majority of the rooms look in good original condition, although a full inspection would be needed to assess what needs to be done in the short and longer term.

1940s midcentury property in Yukon, Oklahoma, USA
1940s midcentury property in Yukon, Oklahoma, USA

As for space, that covers 3,168 sq. ft. in total, with three bedrooms, two bathrooms and plenty of open reception space, along with a kitchen with dining space.

1940s midcentury property in Yukon, Oklahoma, USA
1940s midcentury property in Yukon, Oklahoma, USA

Fancy it? $198,500 is the asking price, which works out at around £129,000.

1940s midcentury property in Yukon, Oklahoma, USA
1940s midcentury property in Yukon, Oklahoma, USA

Images and details courtesy of Zillow. For more details and to make an enquiry, please visit the website http://www.zillow.com/homedetails/525-Garth-Brooks-Blvd-Yukon-OK-73099/52535150_zpid/.

1940s midcentury property in Yukon, Oklahoma, USA
1940s midcentury property in Yukon, Oklahoma, USA
1940s midcentury property in Yukon, Oklahoma, USA
1940s midcentury property in Yukon, Oklahoma, USA

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