Property Type:Single Family
On Site:33 Days
Lot Size:0.08 Acres
A once in a lifetime opportunity to live in a beautiful circa 1900 Victorian townhouse that offers rental income on sought after Saint James Court. This wonderful property termed a ''Row Home'' back in it's day offers a fabulous owner's unit offering 1874 Sq. Ft. of living space with a delightful covered front porch directly overlooking the Historic & Iconic St. James Fountain. Enjoy the swing and the sound of the fountain from your front porch along with being able to view the court and fountain from the formal living room and both 2nd floor bedrooms. Upon opening the front door, you will enter the sizable foyer with double closets flanking the entry. To the right of the foyer is the formal living room with original fireplace with Vintage tile surround and marble mantel. Behind the foyer through a set of original pocket doors you will find the banquet size dining room with yet another Vintage fireplace with original tile and marble mantel. These rooms have original quarter sawn tiger oak flooring. Behind the dining room is the eat-in kitchen with refrigerator, dishwasher, gas range and countertop microwave along a sizable pantry for additional storage. Most all the windows in the unit have been replaced with thermo pane windows that boast marble sills. The kitchen opens to a rear deck for outdoor entertaining and alfresco dining. There is a 1/2 bath off the hallway for your convenience. The kitchen, hallway and half bath have newer oak flooring that blends beautifully with the original flooring in the other rooms. You will also find the entrance to the full basement tucked off the 1/2 bath that offers the laundry area with laundry sink & tons of storage. The wide staircase leads to a landing and turns left to ascend to the 2nd floor where you will find the deluxe master ensuite with fireplace & windows overlooking the iconic fountain and if you open the windows you will be able to enjoy the serene sounds of the fountain. This room offers a huge master bath with recessed lighting, a double wide closet created with sliding mirrored doors, tile flooring, a water closet, huge soaking tub, walk-in shower and a double vanity set into a Victorian style piece of furniture. The 2nd bedroom on this floor offers views and serenity of the fountain too and a double wide closet along with a 2nd single door closet. Oak floors encompass this floor. There is a 2nd full bath with tub/shower combination, vanity and a large linen closet. This unique property offers a full apartment with a separate entrance on the 3rd floor offering 806 Sq. Ft of living space that is currently rented for $775 per month and the tenant pays their own gas and electric bills. There is a separate gas forced air furnace & water heater for this unit and is cooled with built in wall units. The unit offers laminate wood flooring and also has great views of the court and fountain. The space consists of a beautiful living room with fireplace and a wall of built-in book shelving, an eat-in kitchen with pantry, gas range, refrigerator & stacking washer/dryer. A generous bedroom with 2 closets and a full bath with tub/shower wrapped in tile, a pedestal sink and a linen closet. Imagine living in this special townhome and having a large portion of your mortgage being paid by the rental unit. The average utilities run approximately $222 per month and the water bill is approximately $200 per month reflecting 5-6 residents in the property. The center staircase between the two connected properties creates separation from the two residences. This staircase accesses the rental unit above this property along with the entrance to the rental unit above the attached neighboring property. This must see manageable sized home on Historic Saint James Court could be your new home. Olmsted's Central park at the end of the Court offers a children's play area with swing set & splash fountain, tennis courts, the substation for the 4th district police, the Old Louisville Information Center, the vine laden arbor leading to the pergola along with the outdoor Amphitheatre where you can enjoy Shakespeare in the Park, free outdoor concerts and other summer venues. Come be part of urban living in this very diverse and welcoming neighborhood.
$000 Monthly Payment
Loan and interest only. Taxes and insurance not included.
Listing Information Last Updated 8/3/2020
Listing provided courtesy of RE/MAX 100.
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