175 Victoria Street

175 Victoria Street


Property Description

STUNNING 1898 Rhodes & Curry Georgian home is located on Amhersts famous and historic Victoria Street. The house has long been admired in the area and is a testament to lives well lived. Lovingly maintained the house retains its extensive carved wood embellishments, multiple stained glass windows, five handsome fireplaces (currently not used), high ceilings and gracious living areas. The layout of the home is ideally suited to the operation of a B&B with natural divisions between the business and family living area. Alternately, it is easily becomes a grand family home simply by opening the solid wood pocket doors on the main level. This home offers ample living space on three floors. Enter the stunning large foyer with a staircase that wouldnt be out of place on Downton Abbey. From the foyer you will find not one but two formal dining rooms, living room, office, large eat in custom kitchen with ribbon mahogany cabinetry, laundry room, half bath, garage access & access to the side veranda and deck. Up the main staircase or using the back kitchen staircase you will find on the second floor five bedrooms, four with en-suite baths and the fifth with a full bath nearby. A large foyer, sitting area and linen press complete this floor. The third floor features two more bedrooms, full bath (the sixth one in the home), family rec-room, storage space, and a studio room that is currently used as a walk-in closet. The character and charm within this home is a rare find. Theres even a secret hiding-place in the home that will only be revealed to the new owner! The home is heated with a new very efficient natural gas furnace. Outside the property truly speaks for itself with a manicured property and beautiful corner lot. For the buyer wishing to operate the home as a B&B there is ample guest parking. Furnishings in this home are negotiable. Amherst is a vibrant, welcoming community between Halifax, Moncton, PEI and only 15 minutes from warm ocean beaches! CALL TODAY! (id:29236)

Location Description


Address: 175 Victoria Street
City: Amherst
State/Province: Nova Scotia
Zip: B4H1Y6
Country: Canada
Days On Market: 423 days
Mls Number: 202000165
Property Type: Single Family
Price: $ 494,900
Building Type: House
Stories: 3
Ownership Type: Freehold
Land Size: 1/2 - 1 acre
Transaction Type: For sale
Community Name: Amherst
Half Bathroom (Bathroom Partial): 1
Foundation Type: Concrete, Stone
Property Size: 5883 sqft
Rooms: 25
Bedrooms: 7
Bathrooms: 7
Year Built: 1900
Basement: Full (Unfinished)
Structure Type: Shed
Foundation Type: Concrete, Stone
Total Finished Area: 5883 sqft
Appliances: Stove, Dishwasher, Dryer - Electric, Freezer - Stand Up, Refrigerator
Appliances Included:
Stove, Dishwasher, Dryer - Electric, Freezer - Stand Up, Refrigerator
Flooring: Hardwood, Laminate
Basement Development: Unfinished
Basement Type: Full (Unfinished)
Exterior Finish: Wood siding
Fireplace: Available
Utility Sewer: Municipal sewage system
Water: Municipal water
Community Features: Recreational Facilities, School Bus
Amenities Nearby: Golf Course, Park, Playground, Shopping
Parking Type: Garage,Attached Garage
Land Acreage: false
Room Level Rooms Size
Second level Bedroom 12x15.2
Second level Bath (# pieces 1-6) 4.6x7
Second level Bedroom 15.2x17
Second level Bath (# pieces 1-6) 9.5x5.6
Second level Bedroom 15.2x14.7
Second level Bath (# pieces 1-6) 5x9
Second level Bedroom 13.8x15.2
Second level Bath (# pieces 1-6) 7.6x5.5
Second level Foyer 10.5x19
Second level Primary Bedroom 12.6x15
Second level Storage 7x7
Second level Bath (# pieces 1-6) 10x7.6
Second level Storage 8x6
Third level Storage 14.5x9.5
Third level Bath (# pieces 1-6) 9.5x6.5
Third level Bedroom 16x14.4
Third level Bedroom 15x11.10
Third level Family room 30.7x26
Main level Kitchen 23.3x12
Main level Bath (# pieces 1-6) 4x6.5
Main level Dining room 17x15
Main level Dining room 14.9x21
Main level Living room 16x15
Main level Den 13.6x15
Main level Foyer 10.5x23 + 4x7


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