Status: Available

Move-in special! December rental gets the the holiday week free! (Dec 25 - Dec 31)

This historic home rental is about lifestyle and neighborhood.

The West Capitol / Marmalade area is a fantastic place to live and one of the safest neighborhoods in the valley. This grand house sits on a corner lot with an amazing view of a beautiful old yellow brick church built in 1907. Featuring vaulted ceilings, historic elements, fenced yard, a charming pergola, garden spaces, fireplaces, a huge master bedroom, and much more. This home really has it all. This walkable neighborhood offers a local market just a block over and retail development 2 blocks away. Downtown or freeway access is just moments away by car.

House built by Mrs. Lucy Bigelow Young, one of Brigham Young's many ladies. Construction begain in 1892 and completed in 1893.

This home built in 1892 by Lucy Bigelow Young Witt.

Front of house at sunset.

View of the home from corner.

Only blocks from downtown and recently remodeled, this home features large and open living spaces.
This home is on the national historic registry. This link provides information on the home's history.

House built by Mrs. Lucy Bigelow Young, one of Brigham Young's many ladies. Construction began in late 1892 and completed in early 1893.

Click here to read the history of the Mrs. L. B. Young home. The home is also known as "Lucy."


    * Finished douglas fir wood floors and 11' high ceilings.
    * Original (working) pocket doors separate living and dining rooms
    * Living & dining rooms both have decorative fireplaces
    * Door trim reproduced exactly to match original interior details. Reproduced at the same mill. All doors feature transom light windows.
    * Recessed low-voltage halogen lighting throughout.
    * Living & dining room have center hanging chandeliers with reproduction cast plaster medallions.
    * Door features include; East Lake hinges, doorknobs, and appropriate hardware.
    * Built-in buffet restored to it's original splendor. This piece is simply amazing. The cabinet top is a single piece of old growth douglas fir and is nearly 30" wide! Rarely found in modern building practices.

Livingroom fireplace. Mantle from Kentucky plantaion home.

View of the dining area giong into the livingroom space.

View of the livingroom windows and light fixture.

    * Modern cabinetry, featuring 42" upper cabinets and large pantry.
    * Newer dishwasher and fridge.
    * Wedgewood gas range.
    * Hexagon tile countertops.
    * Fruit wash sink with window view.
    * Double basin primary sink with double window over sink for lots of light.
    * Kitchen has access to basement.

Kitchen, view of stove, windows, tile countertops, fruit sink, and cabinets.

Kitchen. Fridge, stove, extra tall cabinets, vintage stove, and fruitwash sink.

Kitchen view into dining area. Wedgewood gas stove and hutch. Nice exposed brick.

    * Original claw foot tub.
    * Pedestal sink.
    * Bay windows on 2 walls.
    * Historic hexagon ceramic tile.
    * Large enough lounge area to include small couch or loveseat.

Main floor bathroom facing North.

This area next to the sink is surrounded by windows and large enough for love seat. Tremendous amounts of daylight in this room.

This clawfoot is unusual in that it is 5 1/2' long. Typical tubs are only 5'. This makes a real difference for taller folks and easier for couples to relax together having a soak.
    * Top of stairs features a unique breezeway. This space is perfect for a home office or meditation space.
    * Cherry hardwood flooring.
    * Many windows provide great light.
    * Unique arch detail in hallway and recessed arch in wall which was original to the house and discovered during the remodel.

Walking up the stairs we see the archway elements and exposed brick.

Breezeway with hardwoof floors and restored woodwork.

Breezeway at top of stairs. Perfect office space or meditation area.

    * Hardwood floors.
    * Detailed trim and baseboard.
    * Tremendous natural lighting and views.
    * Two bedrooms feature vaulted ceilings.
    * Custom built closet configurations.
    * Master bedroom suite features decorative fireplace and mantle.

Another view of the master fireplace and East window.

This SW bedroom features vaulted ceilings, french doors to balcony, and custom built closet.

NW bedroom closet view, facing hallway.


    * Gated front and side yards.
    * Side yard features a secluded Italian style wood pergola over a brick patio
    * 8x12 raised garden bed for summer vegetable garden
    * Raised planter areas
    * Grapevines and pear tree.
    * Off-street parking for up to 3 cars
    * Shrub hedge lined side yard fence
    * Tree lined curbs

Front patio features view of the yellow brick church across the street and is shaded by trees most of the season.

Pergola has matching architectural details similar to house trim. Table grave vines cover this pergola and are very tasty at harvest time.

South facing exposure. Pergola, bricks, grape vines, and access to parking pad.

Misc details
    * Clothes washer/dryer hookups.
    * Storage available in unfinished basement.
    * 2 high-efficiency furnaces AC for summer cooling and winter warming.
    * High efficiency windows installed through house.
    * Close to public transit and freeway entrances.
    * Great nieghbors.
Monthly fees
    - 1 year lease, optional 6 month rental with +12% premium
    - Monthly is $1850 + utilities
    - Security deposit is $1850*. (*Not applicable as last month's rent.)
    - Tenant responsible for basic landscaping and maintenance.
    - Landlord responsible for critical repairs and maintenance.
    - Maximum occupancy of 4 persons.
    - Furnished and partially-furnished options available.

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    * Please note, applications will only be accepted for those that have viewed the property in person.
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  Interior Features Include:  
  • Dishwasher, Disposal, Formal Dining, Hardwood Floors, Kitchen-Updated, 2 sinks, Range Oven Free Std., Range-Gas
  • Air Cond: Central Air, 2 units
  • Heating: Forced Air, Gas Central
  • Basement: (0% Finished) Full - Ample storage.

  Exterior Features Include: 
  • Exterior: Balcony, Entry(Foyer), Outdoor Lighting, Patio, Porch Open, French Doors,
  • Lot: Corner, Curb & Gutter, Fenced, Paved Road, Secluded Yard, Sidewalks, Sprinkler - Auto-Part, Terrain,Flat, Private Yard
  • Landscape: Full Landscaping, Mature Trees, Vegetable Garden
  • Roof: Asphalt Shingle
  • Exterior: Brick, Frame
  • Patio/Deck: 2 Patios & 1 Deck
  • Parking: Off-Street, 4 cars

  Other Features Include: 
  • Inclusions: Washer Dryer hookup, Microwave, Range, Refrigerator, Washer, Window Covers, Workshop
  • Amenities: Sattelite TV avail, Cable TV wired, Electric Dryer Hookup, Gas Dryer Hookup,
  • Water: Culinary
  • Sewer: Connected, Public

  Zoning Info: 

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  Rooms Include: 

  • 3 Total Bedrooms:
    • Flr 1: 0
    • Flr 2: 3
  • 2.00 Total Bathrooms:
    • Flr 1: 1 Full
    • Flr 2: 1 ThreeQrts
  • Other Rooms:
    • Flr 1 Formal Dining, Bsmt Storage & Laundry

  Square feet on each floor: 

  • Flr 1: 975 sq. ft.
  • Flr 2: 725 sq. ft. plus exterior patio
  • Basement: 800 sq. ft.
  • Attic: 0 usable sq. ft.
  • Total: 2400 sq. ft.

  Local Schools (Salt Lake District): 

  • Elementary: Washington
  • Jr High: Bryant
  • High School: West High

0.23 Acres

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