A $1.6M Tudor at 4526 52nd Avenue NE, is currently on the market. Robert Schenkkan, a Tony and Pullitzer prize winning author, currently owns the six bedroom, two and a half bathroom 3,370 square foot lake view home. His ex wife, Maria Dahvana Headley, also wrote several novels in a pink office in the home.
Kim Dales, an agent with Windermere, said that the property is very whimsical with a lot of old world charm and incredible eastern views of Lake Washington. It is located on a dead end street surrounded by other well maintained homes adding to its value. A home about 1,000 square feet larger and directly to the north sold last year for $2,300,000,
Kim added that there are several little nooks with private view decks on two levels and a lovely garden space. The home has very vibrant colors throughout. The large formal living room has intricate dental molding with a nearby formal dining room and an updated galley kitchen including a purple gas range.
Seattle Curbed recently published a post about the details of the home.