Victorian 2-story has finished third level



Home includes original woodwork, updated windows and roof

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As one of the original Victorian two-story homes within downtown Jamestown, the Old World charm of the brick-and-frame two-story at 27 W. Washington St. has been preserved with original pocket doors, hardwood flooring, bullseye wood trim and ornate wood mantels with tortoise-shell tile accented fireplaces.

Some additions over time have expanded the floor plan options, and a double lot allows for outdoor entertaining.

Listed for $189,900 by Kamela and Company Realty, the has about 2,970 square feet of living space plus a finished third floor. The house sits on a corner lot with a stone and wrought-iron fence, paver-brick side patio and hidden courtyard. There is a one-car, attached garage with off-street parking.

Exterior updates include the roof and vinyl replacement windows throughout.

Formal entry opens off the covered front porch into a foyer with an open staircase to the second floor. Pocket doors open into the formal living room. Straight back from the foyer is a family room or possible first-floor main bedroom. This room has a corner fireplace with wood mantel and access to a full bathroom.

A second door opens into a possible library or home-based office as this room has a second entrance from the front porch. Paneling covers the walls, and there is one wall of built-in storage with glass doors.

The formal dining room is centrally located, connecting the living room, family room and kitchen. Double cabinet doors open into a pass-through storage cabinet that is accessible from the kitchen. The kitchen has an L-shaped counter design with the built-in pass-through and wall oven area. There is a half bath off the kitchen and a back staircase to the second level.

Off the kitchen is a recreation room with an updated wood floor, a brick fireplace with grill nook and a wet bar with countertop and cabinetry. A side entry door opens to the side brick patio.

Upstairs, an octagon loft sitting room is within the turret. There are three bedrooms with hardwood flooring and deep single-door closets. One bedroom has access to the staircase to the third level which has been finished into one large ballroom. There are window nooks, ceiling lights and hardwood floors.

Back on the second level, a fourth room has a sink and cabinetry for a possible kitchenette area. There is a full bathroom with a tub and single sink.

There is a cellar basement with walk-out cellar doors. The back yard has a couple of mature trees, stone walkways and garden beds.


Price: $189,900

Open House: March 1, 2-4 p.m.

Directions: U.S. 72 (Limestone Street) to West Washington Street (Old U.S. Route 35), corner of Washington Street and North Buckles Street

Highlights: About 2,970 sq. ft., 4 bedrooms, 2 full baths, 1 half bath, third-floor ballroom, hardwood flooring, vinyl replacement windows, updated roof, turret loft, 3 fireplaces, pocket doors, 2 staircases, cellar, oversized 1-car garage, paver-brick patio, double lot, wrought iron fence, covered porch, corner lot

For more information:

Kamela Kordik

Kamela and Company Realty

(937) 299-0888

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