Location! Location! Large private outdoor space!!!!!!!! Welcome to 2159 Mapes Ave! This well kept cozy single family Brick home is located in the heart of the Bronx within walking distance to the Bronx Zoo, Botanical Gardens, and Fordham University. This home is located with easy access to public transportation (BX9, Bx19, Bx36, Bx17, 2&5 trains), 1 block from public pool & park, local shopping areas, and major highways (minutes from Bronx River, Bruckner expressway, Mosholu Parkway). This move-in ready home offers a renovated foyer(stone) with utility closet, renovated half bath with corner toilet and vanity, a formal open dining area, renovated kitchen with modern stainless steel appliances, spacious living room space with dimmed lighting & patio doors leading to a large paved spacious yard (4k+ sq ft) great for entertaining & space for children to play, all located on the main level of the home. There's also a private side entry to the yard as well as 2 large size lifetime sheds which are great for additional storage located in the yard as well. On the 2nd floor of the home there are 3 freshly painted with crown-molding trim generous size bedrooms and a renovated full bath with corner vanity and shower doors. This home also includes a full size basement with brand new furnace, laundry room and a private one car driveway. This Bronx gem won't last, so schedule your appointment to view the home today!