Restored 1850 Annesdale Mansion lists in Memphis, Tennessee
$4,250,000 | Built c.1850 | 17,000 Sq. Ft. | 5 Beds | 4.5 Baths | 7.5 Acres
1325 Lamar Avenue, Memphis, Tennessee, United States, 38104
Memphis, Tennessee’s historic Annesdale Mansion has just come back on the market for $4.25 million. Completed in 1855 for Dr. Samuel Mansfield and later purchased by Robert Brinkley as a wedding gift for his daughter, Anne Overton Brinkley. Daily Memphian reported that Ken Robison, an antique dealer, appraiser and owner of a company that runs high-end estate sales, Robison-Finch Estate Sale, purchased the 165-year-old mansion in 2011 before restoring and opening the mansion for weddings and receptions, rehearsal dinners and bridal showers. The 17,000 square foot, four-storey mansion has been restored to its former glory with original light fixtures, mirrors and artwork returning to the residence. There is a marble entryway, spiral staircase and panelled rooms, as well as new central heating & air conditioning and repaired plumbing and electrical systems. Daily Memphian also revealed that the property has many options for further use. A new owner could continue using the property as a venue, develop some of the 7.5 acres or move right in for use as a private residence. The Annesdale Mansion is on the market for $4.25 million with Eric Fuhrman of Crye-Leike.
Listing decription: Built in 1850, the magnificently restored Annesdale Mansion and surrounding city block of 7 acres showcases a splendor and charm unlike any other. Craftsmanship abounds in the nearly 17,000 square foot residence, spanning 4 levels. A long-time star on the social event stage, this impressive estate, complete with distinguished and careful restoration is positioned for a premier and remarkable multi-family infill opportunity. The long list of interior and exterior features is available upon request; including but not limited to a highly energy efficiency HVAC system to heat and cool over 9000 SF on the first two floors, 7.5 fenced acres with over 2700 feet hand forged iron fencing, full floor basement and attic, extensive limestone, fully remodeled professional chef kitchen, 11 fireplaces, 10 crystal chandeliers, all original doors, molding and woodwork. With the overall structure and external elements of the home intact, this enchanting site will stand as the proud leading act for a magnificent multi-family redevelopment project. Memphis best kept secret is ready to take center stage in the heart of the city.