About This 1878 Italianate For Sale In Cobourg Ontario
The ‘Robert Mulholland House’ is the embodiment of exquisite, Italianate or “Italian Villa” architecture that has been lovingly curated to preserve its rich history, paying attention to period details with a nod towards maximizing comfort and livability.
Built in 1878, this iconic property offers richly-ornamented curb appeal on an oversized 78′ x 150′ lot. Featuring manicured boxwood gardens; walls of Annabelle hydrangeas; a stately, paired door entrance; wrought-iron fencing around the perimeter; single car garage and a prominent, square tower with Lake Ontario and park views. Inspiring outdoor gathering spaces including the open front porch, rear and side flagstone patios, are ideal to curl up, relax with a beverage and peacefully enjoy the fire-red sunsets.
Offering well-proportioned, sun-lit rooms; tall windows; 8’9-10’9 ceilings; carved woodwork; intricately-detailed fireplaces. For professionals wanting to work at home, a main floor room with a direct, side entrance is perfect for separated work space to receive clients or deliveries. Or, can be set up for in-laws with mobility issues or even an Airbnb rental.
Some recent upgrades include extensive landscaping, wrought iron fencing, full porch restoration, renovated bathrooms and main kitchen, new lighting, professionally painted interior/shed and garage, new water purification system, heat pumps for air conditioning ($217,000)
The ‘Robert Mulholland House’ is one of the most distinctive, influential properties in all of Cobourg, directly across from Victoria Park and 1/2 block from the Cobourg waterfront, complete with tranquil walking trails, a beach, boardwalk, playground, marina and lush green space.