Built as a personal home by J.W. Thomas of the renowned Cleveland architects Howell and Thomas, this 5 bedroom 3.5 bath colonial was built in 1923 in the Van Sweringen’s new, “demonstration homes” housing lots of Shaker Heights. This 2600+SF (not including the 3rd and finished basement) home is where classic meets modern. Classic large living room features original woodwork plus new Italian marble fireplace. Your modern kitchen features new cabinetry, granite counters, new stainless appliances (including a Viking stove!) and updated lighting. Kitchen and family room/dining room overlook the large backyard with an in ground pool that is perfect for entertaining. Pool has all new mechanical's as well. 2nd floor features a master suite with private bath that has just been gorgeously updated in 2014 plus a dressing room. 3 more generously sized bedrooms share a full bath. 3rd floor features a bedroom with private full bath. Interior and exterior freshly painted 2014-16, security system 2014, new carpet bsmt/3rd 2014, all hardwoods refinished 2014. This is the one you have been waiting for. Will be Shaker Heights Violation Free!