Craftsman homes in the Columbia neighborhood of Bellingham, Washington are among the most coveted homes in the county. These quaint little craftsman homes in the Columbia neighborhood have so much character and charm, and are nestled into one of the most unique neighborhoods Bellingham has to offer. Many of these craftsman homes in the Columbia neighborhood were build in the early 1900s, some of which have been appropriately updated to retain their rich character, but abide by more modern day home standards (updated electrical, plumbing, etc.).

Below is a video walk through of a very tastefully updated craftsman home in Bellingham, Washington for you to enjoy. Notice all the old century charm of the home and well cared for lot as well as is signature of the Columbia neighborhood.

The Columbia neighborhood in Bellingham, Washington is built around Elizabeth Park which inspires the neighborhood community to come together for local events. According to the Columbia Neighborhood Association, they host annual concerts, bike parades, potlucks, and block parties in Elizabeth Park for the whole neighborhood and surrounding public to join in on.

Much like the craftsman homes in the Columbia neighborhood, the park has a very similar character to it with the many old growth trees and historical buildings surrounding it. Anyone lucky enough to own one of the craftsman homes in the Columbia neighborhood has one of the hottest commodities in Bellingham right in the palm of their hand. Good for you!


The good news for buyers looking for craftsman homes in the Columbia neighborhood is that a few of these listings do come available each year. Other neighborhoods surrounding the Columbia neighborhood offer similar craftsman homes, but a different community aspect. There is the Lettered Street neighborhood and also some of the Birchwood neighborhood that contain similar homes and are walking distance to the Columbia neighborhood’s Elizabeth Park events.

Looking for craftsman homes in the Columbia neighborhood, you’ll find quaint little starter homes (like the one just above here) with the classic craftsman charm, all the way to 3 bedroom, beautiful Victorian-inspired craftsman homes with unique flair and detail in each room (as seen below).


Are you looking to get into the Columbia neighborhood? Are you looking for an adorable craftsman home within Bellingham? Give me a call today at (360) 223-9050 and I can help you find your dream home by searching on and off market listings.

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