Mark Peckham ¦ REALTY MASTERS & ASSOCIATES ¦ 909-303-4500
About This 1906 Craftsman In Upland California
Magnificent Craftsman Estate home, built in 1906 by designer Herman Eymann (well known for his craftsmen influence in Southern California) nestled in the tree lined streets of Upland. One-of-a-kind award-winning property, eligible for the National Historic Register. This beautiful 4000 sq ft three story home features original custom woodwork and distinctive architectural embellishments that are signature to the early craftsman period.
The home boasts characteristics such as a California cooler, original fireplace, library, solid wood built-in cabinets and recently restored hardwood floors. The incredible residence is surrounded by a historic solid iron fence. Spectacular views of the San Gabriel Mountains can be seen from the sweeping front porch with original belt driven fans. The main house enjoys a total of 15 rooms (includes 6 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms) and ample storage. Enter the original custom front door into a wood paneled foyer before stepping into the parlor with coved ceilings and the living room with massive stone fireplace leading into the formal dining room.
Just beyond is the recently renovated spacious chef’s kitchen, with custom built cabinets and solid copper sink. Also included is an original Quickmeal stove, (circa 1910). Off the living room is a private 2 room suite that includes a kitchenette, laundry area, and bathroom with its own grand entry (perfect for rental income or in-law suite). Pass through time to the basement and enter a vault door original to the Upland Post Office. The master bedroom suite offers a private dressing room and a spacious sitting area to enjoy daily sunsets or overlook the stunning property. A generous private balcony shaded by a California oak, planted in 1909 by the original owner, offers a serene place for your morning coffee.
Outdoor entertaining abounds with an expansive back patio with multiple water features including a Koi pond and lagoon with fish and turtles. Drought tolerant landscaping surrounds the area creating a perfect place to sit and relax or enjoy time with your family and friends. A detached 1200 sq ft carriage house is perfect for a workshop or the ultimate man-cave. Private off-street parking accommodates at least 6 vehicles.
Located near the heart of the historic downtown district, this remarkable work of art is within walking distance to shopping, dining, and much more. Offers great potential and a truly unique opportunity to own this goldmine of a historic gem!