Ryan Ogle ¦ Blu House Properties LLC ¦ (616) 288-2801
About This 1872 Italianate In Grand Rapids Michigan
Welcome to ”Saints Rest”! Here is an opportunity to own a physical piece of history, and one of the cities finest examples of Italianate architecture! Featured in Grand Rapids Magazine and Winner of the 2015 Historic Preservation Award this home is sure to impress all who enter it’s magnificent confines.
Originally built in 1872 by William Shelby, Vice President of the Indiana Railroad and Treasurer for the City of Grand Rapids. This home has been gone through with a fine tooth comb and lovingly restored sparing no expense. Many of the original features remain intact and are of museum quality. The Owner’s Suite is like none other, as well the modifications to a multiunit dwelling have not been significantly altered in the last 120 years.
The contractors who worked on this property were all top in their respective fields. Along with the lengthy list of improvements (see supplement) the roof was totally redone as well as the heating system. Heritage Hill / Downtown at it’s finest!