7 Kitchens in the Cedar Rapids and Iowa City Area to Inspire You Feature Image

They say the kitchen is the heart of your home. It’s where you spend quality time catching up with family and friends over meals, it’s where you pay your bills, or maybe even where you help your kids with their homework.  Whether you’re looking for inspiration for a complete kitchen remodel or if you’re looking for a few quick and easy design ideas for smaller projects, or even if you just like looking at pretty kitchens (guilty!), these kitchens will for sure provide some serious inspiration from right here in the Corridor. Here are a few kitchens on the market in the Cedar Rapids and Iowa City area that grabbed our attention. From large center islands to subway tiled backsplashes to unique pendant lighting, these kitchens have it all.

500 Carlyle Court

500 Carlyle Court North Liberty, IA 52317

Listed by The Johnson Team, 319-631-4936

About this home: This exceptional home is on a cul de sac in one of the most popular areas in North Liberty. With five bedrooms, the master boasts an en suite, huge closet, and tiled shower to die for. Open concept great room has a floor-to-ceiling stone fireplace, custom beamed ceilings, gourmet kitchen with tile backsplash and designer lighting throughout. Deck and basement walk out to fenced in yard on a large lot. Three car garage with lovely drop zone and laundry room.


3803 Cedar Grove Ct

3803 Cedar Grove Court NE Cedar Rapids, IA 52411

Listed by Margie Jenkins, 319-389-0723

About this home: Executive in-town acreage is loaded with top of the line amenities and unsurpassed quality and style. Ideally located on a quiet cul-de-sac in one of Cedar Rapids premier neighborhoods, this home boasts a 1 acre lot with timber and circle drive. Nearly 5400 sq ft of superior living space are waiting for you. Inside, you’ll find volume & tray ceilings, built-ins, crown molding and graceful design elements at every turn. The great room overlooks gorgeous timber and features built-ins and gas fireplace. Enjoy entertaining in the formal dining room with butler’s pantry or casual dining in the nook with access to 2 new decks. The chef in the family will be delighted with the gourmet kitchen, professional grade appliances, Viking range with convection oven, 90″x66” granite island and breakfast bar, pantry and planning center. Main floor office with double doors can also be used as ensuite bedroom. Pamper yourself in the lavish master suite with gas fireplace, built-ins, deck access, his and hers closets, his and hers bathrooms, custom stone shower and jetted tub. Half bath, 13.6’ x 11’ tiled laundry room, and abundant closet space complete this level. Downstairs, you’ll find a huge family room, rec room, tiled wet bar with stove, frig and dishwasher, walkout to patio, 4 add’l bedrooms: 1 ensuite; 2 bedrooms share Jack and Jill bathroom, wine cellar, bonus/craft room & more storage. Oversized 3 car garage has enormous additional space for workshop, boat, or other toys! Plumbed for central vac, irrigation, sound and security systems and all the amenities that you’d expect from a home of this caliber.


2045 Addison Court

2045 Addison Court Marion, IA 52302

Listed by Rocky Visser, 319-560-3182

About this home: Former Parade by Skogman Homes loaded with all the bells & whistles! This custom split bedroom ranch all the upgrades you could possibly imagine. Step in and be captivated by the craftsmanship and attention to detail. Wood floors are throughout the main living quarters, wide white baseboards, transoms above entryways, and custom built-ins command your attention immediately. The kitchen has white cabinetry with crisp, clean lines, quartz countertops, subway tile, and stainless steel appliances. It opens up to a beautifully appointed great room graced with custom built-ins and a stately fireplace. But that’s not the only one in the house. There is another one in the hearth area off the back of the kitchen and a third in the lower level for you to enjoy while watching a game or a movie. The landscaping was well thought out and completed professionally by Culvers. Linn Mar school district & within minutes to downtown Marion. All sq ft to be verified by buyer.



2817 Broken Woods

2917 Broken Woods Dr Coralville, IA 52241

Listed by The Jill Armstrong Team, 319-560-3182

About this home: Entertaining Dream home! Gorgeous, modern, energy efficient 5 bedrooms, 4 bathroom home in Coralville. Open concept main living space with 2 story ceiling, fireplace and wall of windows overlooking the wooded backyard. Stunning open kitchen with large waterfall island and pantry. Spacious screened in porch with patio and stairs to private yard. Incredible lower level with wet bar and large island, perfect for entertaining! Fine quality and craftsmanship with tons of upgrades!


6214 Michael

6214 Michael Drive NE Cedar Rapids, IA 52411

Listed by Tiffany Earl Williams, 319-651-8165

About this home: This house has everything you want!! Quality construction with high-end finishes, a huge walk-in pantry, drop zone with built-ins, separate laundry room, a large, an amazing private lot that backs up to an outlot which will never be developed, irrigation, theater room, soaking tub with jets in the master, central vac and the list goes on. The moment you step into this home, you will sense that everything about this home feels generous with large rooms, tray ceilings in the great room and a wall of windows across the back. There are many upgrades including hand scraped hickory floors throughout the main floor, lighting upgrades and custom tile selection. The kitchen is a show stopper with a large quartz island that leaves plenty of room for gourmet meal prep & entertaining. Also, enjoy upgraded stainless appliances & a pot filler above the stove. The garage is fully insulated and plumbed for gas heat. Enjoy nature from the deck that walks down to a concrete patio and an awesome flat backyard. The lower level is built for entertainment with a wet bar, large, state of art theatre room set off by two barn doors rec room. Water softener and humidifier system included. This high-performance home has a 5 Star Plus HERS Rating for energy efficiency & will also save you money on utilities.


216 McLean

216 Mclean Street Iowa City 52245

Listed by The Johnson Team319-631-4936

About this home: A remarkable renovation of this 2 story in Manville Heights by B&H Builders! Charming yet contemporary, this home has had a dramatic and stunning transformation that includes the addition of a beautiful master suite, main floor laundry room, and brand new gourmet kitchen! Gorgeous refinished wood floors, wide white trim, custom lighting, all new neutral paint, new tile flooring, and carpet can be found throughout.


1005 Grouse Ct

1005 Grouse Ct North Liberty, IA 52317

Listed by Ashley Bermel, 319-855-0248

About this home: Interior features look straight out of a design magazine. Knotty pine open shelving, black designer light fixtures, custom designed fireplace & master tile shower. Newer two-story floor plan has open concept first floor with walk-in pantry, carpeted family room, oversized kitchen island for seating, roomy dining nook, drop zone & powder room. Entry-way boats stairs with oversized treads, spacey hall-way & 4 bedrooms. One of the 4 bedrooms has a larger closet. Master bedroom features an oversized closet filled with natural light and a bathroom with a private commode. Lower level features a full bath, rec room, space for wet bar and a LARGE bedroom- making this home a 5 bedroom home. The views are incredible with nothing but cornfields and incredible rolling hills. Built by Skogman Homes- A builder that has been building in the area for over 70 years. Family owned company. 10 year transferrable warranty is best in area.

Leave a Comment