Seller represented by:
Terry Stiles Harrison with Canterbury Realty Group, LLC

Buyer represented by:
Terry Stiles Harrison with Canterbury Realty Group, LLC

815 29th St S Birmingham, AL 35205
  • Sold
  • Single Family

815 29th St S Birmingham, AL 35205 Get directions

$234,900 $242/Sq. ft.
2 Beds 2 Baths 972 Sq. ft.
  • Age 95 Years
  • MLS# 852977
  • Listed 2 Years 29 Days Ago


Beautiful cottage across from the Lakeview District, and walking district to the farmers market, parks, grocery store, pharmacy, etc. 10 blocks from UAB; one block from St. Vincents. Great entertainment and dining within two blocks. Bike share nearby. This home has been meticulously maintained; metal roof(5 yrs), water heater (2019), refrigerator (4 years), washer/dryer (4 years), self-cleaning electric oven. Hardwoods (refinished in 2019) and tile. Beautiful landscape year-around flowers, wandering jew, day lilies, milk and wine lilies, altheas (rose of sharon), and crepe myrtles, along with an area to grow herbs and vegetables. Back no-rot fenced rubber deck for privacy. Fenced yard with hammock stand for your enjoyment. One car basement garage with storage and extra parking pad off of Clairmont Alley. Home is on the Rhodes Park Historic Register.



  • Bedrooms: 2


  • Total Bathrooms: 2 / 0
  • Full Bathrooms: 2

Interior Features

  • Security System
  • Ceilings: Smooth Ceilings, Trey Ceilings
  • Flooring: Hardwood, Tile Floor


  • Cooktop-Electric
  • Dishwasher Built-In
  • Oven-Electric
  • Self-Cleaning
  • Laundry Facilities: Other

Other Rooms

  • Living Level: 1
  • Dining Room Level: 1
  • Kitchen Level: 1
  • Master Bedroom Level: 1
  • Master Bath Level: 1
  • Bedroom Level: 1
  • Full Bath Level: 3
  • Basement Description: Basement Style Ii: All Unfinished, Basement Style: Partial Basement, Basement Style Iii: Concrete Block

Heating and Cooling

  • Cooling Features: Central (COOL)
  • Heating Features: Central (HEAT)

Exterior and Lot Features

  • Porch
  • Patio And Porch Features: Decks: Yes, Decks: Open (DECK)

Land Info

  • Lot Description: Corner Lot

Garage and Parking

  • Garage Spaces: 1
  • Garage Description: Basement Parking, Uncovered Parking
  • Garage Features: # Garage Spaces Bsmt Lvl: 1

School Information

  • Elementary School: AVONDALE
  • High School: CARVER, G W
  • Middle School: PUTNAM, W E

Other Property Info

  • Source Listing Status: Sold
  • County: Jefferson
  • Directions: Take Clairmont Avenue towards Lakeview. Turn right on 29th Street South. House is on the corner of Clairmont Alley and 29th Street.
  • Source Property Type: Single Family
  • Area: Avondale, Crestwood, Highland Pk, Forest Pk
  • Source Neighborhood: HIGHLAND PARK
  • Subdivision: HIGHLAND PARK
  • Source System Name: C2C

Building and Construction

  • Total Square Feet Living: 972
  • Year Built: 1926
  • Attic: Attic: Yes, Attic: Other
  • Construction Materials: Brick Over Foundation, Siding-Wood
  • Foundation Details: Basement
  • Living Area Source: Per Tax Report
  • Property Age: 93
  • Levels or Stories: 1-Story
  • Structure Type: RESIDENTIAL
  • Total Area Main: 972
  • Year Built Details: Existing

Nearby Schools

Rating School Grades Distance
3 Avondale Elementary School PK-5 0.9 mi
3 We Putnam Middle School-Magnet 6-8 4.3 mi
1 George Washington Carver High School 9-12 4.1 mi
NA Arlington Private School 6-12 0.8 mi

School data provided by National Center for Education Statistics, Maponics, and GreatSchools. Intended for reference only. GreatSchools Ratings compare a school’s test performance to statewide results. To verify enrollment eligibility, contact the school or district directly.


Property History for 815 29th St S

Property Tax

Property Price

Date Event Price Price / Sq ft Source
2019-08-29 Sold - - Birmingham
2019-07-31 Price Changed $244,900 $251 Birmingham
2019-07-01 Listed $249,000 $256 Birmingham
2019-06-15 Listing removed $0 Birmingham
2019-06-14 Listed $249,000 $256 Birmingham
2013-06-21 Listing removed $179,500 Birmingham
2013-06-12 Price Changed $179,500 Birmingham
2013-05-29 Listed $187,500 Birmingham
1998-08-14 Sold - - Public Record
1988-12-22 Sold - - Public Record

The price and tax history data is obtained from public records and/or MLS feeds from local jurisdiction. Contact your REALTOR® directly in order to obtain the most up-to-date information available.