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Apartment Style/Flat, Contemporary - Phoenix, AZ

6502 N CENTRAL Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85012  |  MLS #5206672  | Virtual Tour #1267319

The Olympus

The Olympus

Fourth floor penthouse condo, a true 1964 Mid-Century gem in the landmark Robert Starkovich-designed PThe OlympusP. Located along the North Central Phoenix Corridor, the 1888 sf penthouse has 2 bedrooms and a den. Queen bed in Master suite & 2 single beds in guest bedroom. Queen sofa-bed in den and two full baths. A 1300 s.f. wrap-around deck with north, east, south & west views of mountains and the city offer prime views of sunrise and sunsets. Kitchen is remodeled with authentic period stove, new stainless fridge, under-mount sink, steel & quartz counters. Period furniture throughout,pristine solid oak flooring throughout, pristine original bathrooms, and built-in desk in guest room with two chairs. Perfect arrangement for an executive transferring with family, or adjunct professor. The Olympus is in the heart of a well-established, residential neighbourhood with tree-lined streets, bordering the historic Murphy's Bridle Path. The Olympus is only minutes from a variety of urban neighborhood restaurants and watering holes. The Federal, Z Tejas, Vig, Joyride Taco House, Phoenix City Grill, Postinos, St. Francis, Luci's Healthy Marketplace, Sierra Bonita, The Windsor, Maizies and others are very near by. The Metro Light Rail is a stroll or quick bus ride away. The Heard Museum, Phoenix Art Gallery, and Chase Field are down Central Avenue from the condo. Great hiking at the Phoenix Mountains Preserve (only a 10-12 minute drive away) and cycling on the neighborhood's bike lanes and along the Arizona Canal path are within easy reach. There are over 60 desert & mountain hikes within 60 miles of the condo. The Olympus is ideally situated halfway between highways 51 and 17, allowing easy access to the routes to Sedona, the Grand Canyon and about 200 golf courses and to other sunny places & spaces in metro Phoenix. There's lots of shopping opportunities in central Phoenix, including the Biltmore Fashion Park on East Cameback Road. The Desert Botanical Garden, Frank Lloyd Wright's Taliesen West, Musical Instrument Museum, Old Towne Scottsdale and Paolo Soleri's Cosanti are among the many special places to visit in the vibrant Phoenix area. Property is available from April through December 2015.

  • 2 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • 1 Garage
  • 1,880 sq. ft.
  • Central Phoenix
For more information, contact:
Cate Campbell

Cate Campbell

Realty One Group
The Olympus
Front of the building

Large welcoming foyer.

Solid Oak flooring and large storage closet in hall

Wood Floors
Owners thought of every detail, including installing this period correct room divider off the kitchen/dining room.

Dining Room
Formal dining room has wonderful views and contemporary decor

View of kitchen from Dining Room

Breakfast Bar
Slab steel counters at the breakfast bar

Beautiful white quartz counters, period correct range, and stainless refrigerator.

Pops of color add visual interest to the kitchen, and period correct bar cabinet is perfect for entertaining.

Living Room
Solid plank oak flooring runs throughout the condo.

Living Room
Enjoy the views from the couch inside, or step outside onto your private expansive patio for mountain and city views.

Living Room
Lovely mid-century modern furniture makes the Living Room feel like home.

Living Room
The living room is completely shaded by the patio cover, without interfering with the fabulous views.

Guest Bedroom #1
Views from the guest bedroom, with two single beds and desk with two chairs

Guest bedroom #1
Additional view of guest bedroom which faces east and south

Media Center
Guest bedroom's desk is the perfect spot for studying, catching up on emails or journaling.

Hall Bath
Guest bathroom with pristine original cabinets and fixtures

Study is the perfect spot to watch tv, read, and the sofa makes into an extremely comfortable bed.

Owners have provided cable and Netflix for your viewing pleasure

Master Bedroom
Lovely Queen bed and sitting area in master

Master Sitting Area
Views to the east from the master sitting area.

Master Bedroom
East facing windows in the master bedroom.

Master Shower
Original shower and tub in master bath.

Master Vanity
Original mid-century cabinets, counters and lighting fixtures.

South facing patio is the perfect spot for watching the sunset.

Here is the spot for your breakfast coffee.

Mid-century modern architectural details abound.

Views to the east from another portion of the patio.

West facing patio has large seating area and allows unobstructed views of sunsets.

Additional view of west facing patio seating area.

Praying Monk
View of the famous Praying Monk mountain from the patio

Community Pool
Greek architectural features enhance the community pool area.

Community Patio
Large covered patio with seating areas by the pool.

Community BBQ
Relax with friends at the new grill down by the pool.

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