(Kechi) PREMIER 6-BR, 6.5-BA Home w/Pond on 26.51+/- Acres

Thursday, July 11, 2024

McCurdy Real Estate & Auction

(Kechi) W. Kechi Rd & E. 61st St. N. - West to Home

4120 E. 61st St. N., Kechi, KS US

ONLINE ONLY!!! RARE CHANCE TO ACQUIRE THE THIN PLACE ESTATE IN KECHI, KS: Feel closer to heaven at this peaceful and sprawling Frank Lloyd Wright-inspired home by architect Patrick Huff who studied under Bruce Goff. Sitting on 26+/- acres, enjoy an indoor pool, private lake, and a 2,550+/- sq ft barn with a 2+bedroom apartment! With a 2-year extensive $1,000,000+ renovation, this 5,535+/- sq ft urban modern estate is a work of art you wont want to miss!

*Thin Place Estate: The thinnest place between Heaven and Earth.

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  • Kechi City Limits, just west of Karg Art Glass on 61st Street and on the north end of Wichita, KS
  • Approximately 15 Minutes to Amenities of 21st & Greenwich
  • Approximately 20 Minutes to the Airport
  • 26.51+/- Acres
  • Zoned A-1 Agricultural
  • Two Gated Driveways with Fencing
  • Urban Modern Single-Family Residence
  • Gorgeous Barn w/ (9) Horse Stalls, Tack Room, 2+ Bedroom Private Apartment, Office, Two Bathrooms, and Bonus Space
  • All-Metal 30 x 60 Outbuilding with Covered Pit
  • Private Lake Stocked with Crappie and Catfish (Coopers Lake)
  • Walking Path Along the Lake
  • Stone Fountain in Cooper's Lake
  • Wooded Areas, including WalnutTrees
  • 2 Loafing Sheds
  • Wildflowers
  • Abundance of Wildlife Around (Deer & Turkey)
  • 3 Wells (Need Improvements)


  • 5,535+/- Square Feet
  • 6 Bedrooms, 6.5 Bathrooms (One is a Jack & Jill Bath)
  • Custom $1,000,000+ Renovation of Entire Home
  • Indoor Saltwater Heated Pool w/ Accordion Glass Doors from Kitchen
  • Beautiful, Architectural Lines and Details
  • Multiple Living Spaces
  • Dramatic Living Room Fireplace
  • Large Picture Windows
  • Dome Skylights
  • Sunken Sofa Family Room
  • Custom Cabinetry in Kitchen
  • Wolf Brand Range/Oven
  • Butlers Prep Pantry w/ Half Door to the Garage for Groceries
  • Lower Level w/ Two Laundry Rooms & Garage Access
  • Secret Play Area off Laundry Room
  • Private Primary Suite on Upper Floor
    • Sitting Area
    • Outdoor Access
    • Private Access to Pool
    • Two Walk-In Closets
    • En Suite Bathroom w/ Wet Room Including Soaking Tub and Oversized Dual-Head Shower
    • Water Closet
  • Private Guest Quarters (with separate climate control)
    • Walk-In Closet
    • Ensuite Bathroom
    • Private Pool Access
    • Private Balcony
  • Lower Level w/ Two Bedrooms, each with Access to Pool, and Jack-and-Jill Bathroom
  • Finished Basement w/ Rec Room, Two Bedrooms each with Outdoor Walkout Access, & Two Bathrooms & Fireplace
  • Ample Closet/Storage Space Througout
  • Command Center with Vintage Cabinetry Near Kitchen
  • Several Hidden/Safe Areas
  • Indoor Pool Room
    • Heated Saltwater Pool
    • Reflective Ceiling
    • Fireplace
    • Large Sliding Glass Doors to Outdoors
    • Large Sliding Glass Doors to Living Room
    • Accordion Doors to Kitchen
    • Private Pool Bathroom
    • Access to a Laundry Room
    • Private Access to 4 Bedrooms
    • Built-In Ventilation Fan & Freestanding Dehumidifer (remains w/ home) for Humidity Control
    • (One cracked window and several fogged windows are scheduled for replacement)


  • Beautiful Landscaping
  • Fenced Play/Dog Yard with Patio (Access from Lower Level & Primary Suite)
  • Multiple Balconies, Decks, and Patios
  • Original Steel Beamed Framing
  • Double Steel Front Door
  • Circular Drive with Oversized Driveway
  • Drive-Through Garage
  • Updated Exterior, including All New Pipes Under the Home
  • Multiple A/C Units and Water Heaters


  • 2,550+/- sq ft Equestrian Barn and Apartment
    • 2+Bedroom, 2-Bathroom Apartment
      • Two-Level
      • ThreeEntrances
      • Living Area
      • 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom
      • Two Decks (North and South, South is Covered)
      • Full Kitchen w/ Eating Space
    • Large Multipurpose Bonus Room
    • Full Barn Bathroom
    • Office (not completely finished)
    • (9) Horse Stalls
    • Tack Room


  • 30 x 60 Metal Shop with Covered Pit
  • Two 10+ ft Overhead Doors
  • Two Man Doors

With so many tranquil and whimsical features, Thin Place Estate is an artfully elegant property that rarely comes around! This is one you do not want to miss bid to call this piece of art your home!

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Property offered at ONLINE ONLY auction. | 10% Buyer's Premium will be added to the final bid. | BIDDING OPENS: Tuesday, July 2nd 2024 at 2 PM (cst) | BIDDING CLOSING: Thursday, July 11th, 2024 at 2:10 PM (cst). Bidding will remain open on this property until 1 minute has passed without receiving a bid. Property available to preview by appointment.

Buyer's Choice:

  • $100,000 earnest money deposit at the time of contracting with a closing on or before 30 days from the date of sale.
  • $150,000 earnest money deposit at the time of contracting with a closing on or before 45 days from the date of sale.

Joint access agreement with west neighbor:40' wide and 324' longalong the common border.


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