Landmark Queen Anne Victorian in Hartford, CT Reduced to $499K
$499,000 | Built c.1900 | 3,606 Sq. Ft. | 6 Beds | 3.5 Baths | 0.25 Acres
726 Prospect Avenue, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, 06105
A landmark home in Hartford’s historic West End, admired and featured in house tours, books, magazines and newspapers, was recently reduced to $499,000. This is only the third time in 120 years that this unique 3,600 square foot home has been available for purchase. Imagine living every day in a magical place, reveling in the period beauty and craftsmanship of yesterday in a house that works for today’s lifestyle. Diverse elements, including Colonial and Greek Revival, Flemish gables, a crenellated turret and even Queen Ann combine to create this wonderful historic home. Entering the foyer from the deep front porch encounter mahogany columns and panels denoting the music room and parlour with beautiful fireplace mantel and hand silkscreened period wall coverings. Original lighting fixtures light your way through the pocket door, flanking a spectacular dining room fully encircled by raised quarter-sawn English oak panels, china closets, fireplace, hand painted frieze and stained glass. Pass through the two pantries to the eat-in kitchen with tin ceiling, butcher block counters, copper backsplashes and copper hood over Viking range. The turned staircase features a four panel stained glass landing up to 4 bedrooms and a full bath with original marble sink and clawfoot tub. The third floor features a billiard room, turret and two additional bedrooms. This unique residence is on the market for $499,000 with Berkshire Hathaway.