RUCHELLE VORSTER AMORIM ¦ RETUS GROUP ¦ 904-755-6761
About This 1905 Historic House For Sale In Jacksonville Florida
This is your chance to own a piece of Jacksonville’s oldest residential history in the historic Springfield district. Known for its tree-lined streets, eclectic architecture, and vibrant community. You’ll be just steps away from Downtown, great restaurants, shops, and entertainment. This elegant 3-story, Queen Anne home, exquisitely restored in 2002, with additional upgrades over the last few years, stands as one of just three turreted homes in the gorgeous historic district.
Honored as the 2003 Home of the Year by Jacksonville Magazine, the home boasts a grand wrap-around porch that overlooks an expansive extra-large double lot. The kitchen has premium appliances, including a commercial refrigerator, a Bertazzoni range/oven, and a Bosch dishwasher, complemented by a chef’s island and built-in features. Adjacent to the kitchen, the petite basement serves as a Butler’s pantry.
The foyer showcases elegant stained wood paneling and columns, while both the living room and formal dining room feature charming gas fireplaces. A separate family room provides ample space for relaxation. The second floor features a spacious master suite, built-in bed, including a fireplace, a full bathroom, along with two guest bedrooms and an additional full bathroom. On the third floor, you will discover two bedrooms separated by a full bath, as well as a tranquil yoga/sitting area nestled within the turret.
The meticulously landscaped garden surrounds the entire property, including mature trees and a dedicated vegetable/herb garden in the back. An inviting above-ground pool with a surrounding deck provides a relaxing and enjoyable space. A spacious 650-square-foot concrete patio featuring Shark Coatings and supported by sturdy 6×6 wood posts, offering a durable and stylish outdoor living area.
The backyard provides alley access and ample room to securely park up to three cars within the fenced area, ensuring both convenience and security for vehicles. A charming historic shed, spanning 300 square feet and restored, serves as a versatile workshop, a convenient storage space for gardening supplies, or even as a shelter for your vehicle, offering a multitude of practical uses to suit your needs!
Photography Credit: RUCHELLE VORSTER AMORIM ¦ RETUS GROUP