Urinals within the Kitchen? Aye! Quirky Michigan Occasion Pad Makes a Splash

A home designed particularly for sports activities followers who wish to have a wee little bit of enjoyable is quickly to be below contract.

The quirky dwelling in a fantastic location of Ferndale, MI, had a listing worth of $165,000. The place rapidly discovered web fame, because of its two urinals within the kitchen. Sure, the kitchen—constructed into the moist bar. Actually.

The buzzy occasion pad, which was inbuilt 1958, grew to become the most well-liked dwelling on Realtor.com®.

“The urinals appear to be the largest hit on the web proper now,” says itemizing agent Heidi Wilson, with KW Benefit. “These are distinctive. It’s a primary for me, and I’ve seen numerous homes.”

Additionally of observe for dedicated occasion folks: The house has a beer faucet on that moist bar that connects to a Kegerator with a number of traces.


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The 972-square-foot dwelling has three bedrooms and one very distinctive rest room that retains the enjoyable going—even once you’re going.

It “has a throne-style encompass for the bathroom, with a beer faucet on it,” Wilson says.

However that’s not all. The bathe features a protected house for a TV and a Jaegermeister dispenser—essential facilities for sports activities followers who don’t need rest room enterprise to get in the way in which of celebrating a landing or a three-point shot.


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Rest room

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‘Final sports activities fan’

The vendor purchased the home in 2010 and made some, ahem, distinctive additions.

“My consumer is the last word sports activities fan, and he actually wished to be sure that he was by no means going to overlook a play,” Wilson explains. “The home is a spot to have enjoyable and is what he designed.”


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Basketball court docket

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Bed room

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Loos you should utilize

The lounge has a detachable platform for stadium seating, and the yard boasts a basketball court docket emblazoned with the Detroit Lions emblem.

Evidently, the kitchen urinals attracted a stream of on-line visitors.

“I used to be fairly shocked,” Wilson admits. “It was good consideration for the property. It’s type of entertaining to each me and the vendor. There’s in all probability not one other home on the market with urinals within the kitchen.”

Quirks apart, the house has good bones and is in a fantastic location—close to downtown Ferndale and throughout the road from a park.

And for a purchaser who’s peeved by the toilet fixtures within the kitchen, elimination wouldn’t be troublesome, Wilson assures.

“At first, I believed we have been going to need to discover a actually distinctive purchaser,” she says, in an understatement. “However … the urinals are simply detachable as a result of they aren’t totally plumbed and are a waterless type. Then you definitely get a fantastic spot for barstools for an eat-in kitchen.”

Urinals however, a number of affords on the house got here in rapidly.

It’s “a supercute home,” Wilson insists. “There’s not loads that really must be performed if the client prefers to not have all these distinctive options. It’s not going to be that troublesome for them to make a couple of changes and have it as a fantastic home.”

Aerial view

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Residing house

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