Prime location in the heart of the Heights for this Victorian masterpiece. Not only does this home sit on the neighborhood's most recognizable street, it's also just a short stroll away from the shopping and dining of 19th street.
Sitting on two full lots on Heights Boulevard, this home offers a variety of possibilities. Plenty of room to function as a comfortable residence, but also distinct commercial appeal with such a prestigious address and so much available space.
This amazing property has exceptionally generous space all around with a detached garage/apartment and plenty of room for a pool or additional parking. With no deed restrictions on commercial use, commercial possibilities for this property abound.
Commercial possibility in a prime location. This rendering of one of the spacious upstairs bedrooms shows how it could function as a professional office, making this a great investment property.
Limitless commercial possibilities. This rendering of what is the dining room shows it could function perfectly as a waiting area for professional offices upstairs.
What is currently the breakfast area could also be a quaint workspace overlooking the yard, as shown in this rendering.
The entryway boasts exceptional detail: exquisite artisan white oak carvings on nearly every inch of the staircase, wildly intricate carvings on the door casing, and custom stained glass in the front door and sidelights.
The colonnade between the living room/parlor and the fireplace mantel are works of art in themselves, all carved in white oak sourced for quality. Designed and fabricated on-site with hand-rubbed finishing, these pieces represent months of labor.
This view of the living room/parlor from the stairs shows off the amazing custom inlay in the furniture-grade hardwood floors. This living room overlooks Heights Boulevard.
View from the breakfast area out to the living room/parlor once again shows the impressive colonnade, custom moulding, and gorgeous inlay accented by Brazilian cherry.
No opportunity for trim work is spared, even this cut-out from parlor the the bar is wonderfully encased with unique white oak carvings.
The large dining room also has unique inlay pattern using both black walnut and white oak. Still awaiting wallpaper installation and a lighting fixture as the final elegant touches, this dining room also overlooks Heights Boulevard.
The quaint island kitchen features granite countertops, prep sink, and custom site-built cabinetry fabricated with a durable mortise and tenon joint that only adds to the home's enduring quality. A cut-out to the bar & kitchen desk add convenience.
Loving touches like a sponge painted ceiling show the seller's commitment to filling the home with charm and style. Ample counter space and conveniently placed electrical outlets. Prep sink in the island also has a disposal.
Wonderfully intricate avian-inspired carvings in the breakfast room are just some of the of the interesting and distinctive details that make up the love story that is this home. Enjoy breakfast while looking onto the sprawling backyard.
Large utility room down is full of storage, has granite countertops, and teak wood floors (specifically chosen for their durability in water-prone areas).
A snapshot of the labor of love that distinguishes this home, the stairs are appointed with artisan white oak carvings not just along the railing but even on the risers.
The master suite features a French herringbone pattern flooring with a 9" perimeter, all trim work painted in a delicate sky blue, and a seating/work area. Included is a headboard crafted specifically for the room by master carpenters.
This separate nook of the master suite is full of possibilities as an office, media room, or nursery. Even this corner is full of custom touches like an inlay pattern. A circa 1865-1875 wallpaper pattern has been selected just for this room.
Thoughtfully designed master closet with extensive cedar built-ins. including locks on several cabinets and a tie rack.
Master bath with teak hardwoods includes a soaking tub, shower, and a steam room with classically stylish brass fixtures. Filled with light from nearly an entire wall of windows, including a custom stained glass window.
The fireplace is appropriately the focal point of the parlor. Surrounded by beautiful marble and a white oak mantel, the level of detail in the carvings here can only be truly appreciated in person.
The bar is situated between the kitchen and parlor and features a rare blue pearl granite counter top and a panel to conceal audio controls.
Another view of the living/parlor inlay. Numerous windows in this room allow for ample natural light on a beautiful day.
This site-built swinging door between the dining room and kitchen hints at the elegance that will be on full display when this room is appointed with the hand-printed wallpaper selected specially for this room.
One of the octagon windows that adds to the intricacy of the front facade and illustrates the builder's propensity for detail.
The partially finished walk-up attic has excellent ventilation, fully operable screened windows, hardwood floors, and a sink. Full of possibilities for a bedroom, gym, office, or studio. Hardcast sealed ductwork equates to high efficiency.
A shaded patio with a swing and wet bar faces the home and looks onto Heights Boulevard. Imagine relaxing with a cocktail on a glorious day before walking over to 19th Street for dinner at one of its many fine restaurants.
Even the garage apartment is spacious and well appointed, and it sits above the workshop where this very home was crafted piece by piece.
Kitchen in the garage apartment. With ample counter space, plenty of cabinets and fully functional appliances, this kitchen makes the garage apartment a fully functional, stand alone living space.
Bedroom in the garage apartment. Custom selected wallpaper and furniture-grade hardwood floors show same level of care and attention to detail used in garage apartment as in the home itself.
As a never lived in new construction, this property is low maintenance and ready for move in today as a home or for commercial use. Potential uses include a law office, doctor's office, real estate office or coffee shop.
Never lived in Victorian masterpiece finally released to market after decades of painstaking custom craftsmanship. On two full lots, this property provides plenty of parking and is not restricted for commercial use. Prime Heights location just blocks from Marmion Park & 19th St. Perfect for commercial use and investors, joining many other businesses which already call Heights Blvd home. Could be easily adapted to at least 8 offices/workspaces to rent. Amazing lot, location, and history.