$549,900 CAD | Built 1905 | 5,820 Sq. Ft. | 7 Beds | 3 Baths | 0.74 Acres
188 Victoria Street, Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada, B4H 1Y5
Beau Séjour, an impressive sandstone residence situated on the Nova Scotia/New Brunswick border is on the market in Amherst for $549,900 CAD. Originally commissioned as a wedding gift, it has previously been used as a rental property with several units. Now a single family home, sitting on 0.74 acres, the current family has renovated with the hopes of a potential Bed & Breakfast. Since 2016 the house has been extensively renovated and was re-wired with smoke detectors to code, two new commercial grade furnaces installed and converted to gas, new Wildwood-designed kitchen/pantry/laundry, upgraded waterline, kitchen/bathrooms to PEX piping, majority of hardwood floors professionally restored, plaster restored and ceilings replaced. Attention to detail has been foremost from to code push button switches with mother of pearl buttons to sending original bathtub taps to Oregon for repair.
Old world charm from stained glass windows, hardwood floors with inlay, original hat boxes, amazing wood wainscoting & trim work to the grand staircase stealing the show. The main floor offers a formal living room with stained glass windows, library with a stunning marble fireplace, built-ins and fantastic woodwork, family room with fireplace, stained glass windows and turret, an impressive formal dining room with an original built-in china cabinet, boxed ceilings and doorway to the screened in porch. Heading toward the back of the home you will find the renovated kitchen/pantry/laundry room. An office and full bathroom finish off the main floor. The beautiful woodwork continues upstairs where you will find 4 guest bedrooms, 2 with ensuites (one partially finished), master bedroom with fireplace, turret and large ensuite, started but not finished, and a full guest bathroom. The 3rd floor is a 2 bedroom apartment that’s under construction. Beau Séjour is on the market for $549,900 CAD with Cathy LeBlanc and Celeste LeBlanc of Re/Max County Line Realty Ltd.