175 Victoria Street, Amherst

$529,900

7 Beds
7 Baths
5,883 Sqft
0 Acres
Attached, Double

STUNNING 1898 Rhodes & Curry Georgian home is located on Amherst’s 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 wouldn’t 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. There’s 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!

Essential Information
MLS® #201915934
Price$529,900
Bedrooms7
Bathrooms7.00
Full Baths6
Half Baths1
Square Footage5,883
Acres0.00
Year Built1899
TypeResidential
Sub-TypeSingle Family
Style2.5 Storey
StatusActive
Community Information
Address175 Victoria Street
AreaNorthern Region
CityAmherst
CountyCumberland
ProvinceNova Scotia
Postal CodeB4H 1Y6
District101-Amherst, Brookdale, Warren
Sub-DistrictN/A
Amenities
ParkingCircular, Paved
# of Garages2
GaragesAttached, Double
Utilities

Cable, Electricity, High Speed Internet, Natural Gas, Telephone

Features

Ensuite Bath, Secondary Suite, Fireplace(s)

Interior
HeatingBaseboard, Forced Air
CoolingBaseboard, Forced Air
Has BasementYes
BasementFull, Undeveloped
FireplaceYes
Appliances

Stove, Dishwasher, Dryer - Electric, Freezer - Stand Up, Refrigerator

Exterior
ExteriorWood Siding
Lot DescriptionCleared
RoofAsphalt Shingle
FoundationConcrete, Stone
School Information
Elementary

Spring Street Academy, FRENCH IMMERSION, Spring Street Academy P-4

Middle

E. B. Chandler Junior High School, FRENCH IMMERSION, E.B. Chandler Junior High 7-8

High

Amherst Regional High School, FRENCH IMMERSION, Amherst Regional High 9-12

Additional Information
Days on Market54
ZoningRes
Listing Details
OfficeRE/MAX County Line Realty Ltd.

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