The Lovely Bones: East Kensington Fixer-Upper
If there can be said to be a ground zero for Kensington redevelopment and renaissance, it might be cobblestone Trenton Avenue, which anchors the East Kensington neighborhood and whose Trenton Ave Arts Festival gave rise to the Kensington Kinetic Sculpture Derby, that most beloved of creativity competitions.
This home is basically at Cumberland and Trenton, and as such, is in a pretty nice spot to appreciate. It also appears to have rather good bones, as well as a large backyard and a “clean” basement. Sold as-is, of course (hence the price), but if you’re looking for a blank canvas and a project, this might be a good place to start.
Gallery of poor-quality photos below.
THE FINE PRINT
Square feet: 1,788
2164 E. Cumberland St.
• Listing: 2164 E. Cumberland Street [Keller Williams]