Property Type:Single Family
On Site:29 Days
Lot Size:0.17 Acres
Welcome to 1390 S 3rd Street!! This residence was built in 1894 for James C McFerran an insurance agent with L. B. Helburn. After the turn of the century, the home was bought by John S. Middleton, President of the Nall and Williams Tobacco Company. This Eclectic Style residence was built in Old Louisville and is in one of the largest surviving Victorian Era neighborhoods in the United States. This home boast an Eclectic style which is a mixture of Victorian Era Styles. Victorian styles in this Era include Chateauesque, Gothic, Queen Anne and Richardsom Romanesque. The 3-story home has a Formal Dining Room, Parlor, Turret Rooms on all three floors, 9 beautiful original mantels, natural woodwork throughout, large Eat-In Kitchen with Island & lots of cabinet and drawer space, Den/Library, 2nd Den plumbed for a Wet Bar, Private Garden and deck in the rear with decks, patio and spacious 3+ car garage.
There was a fire on June 19, 2020 which started on the 3rd floor. Since that fire, there has been a New Roof, New HVAC, New Electrical, New Plumbing, New Drywall, New Elevator to all 3 floors (approx. 65% completed Elevator permit is a disclosure). Allot of the interior trim, moldings and windows were removed offsite and some has been reinstalled and some has been placed back in the room where they are to be installed. There are a few remaining items. The green electrical city inspection sticker is on the light switch plate box when you come in the front door to the right.
Where the elevator is now, there was an internal stairwell between 1st, 2nd and 3rd floors. There is a separate internal stairwell between the 1st and 2nd floors, however to get to the 3rd floor, you must use the external fire escape. Another internal stairwell will need to be installed between the 2nd and 3rd floors to meet code. Anyone seeing this home must fill out the online liability form all agents and their Buyers. No one will be approved for a showing without the form completed.
This home is being SOLD AS IS. Be a part of what some term Millionaires Row on South 3rd Street.