BEREA, Ohio — If the partitions at 445 S. Rocky River Dr. may speak, they’d have loads of tales to share. In-built 1834, the traditional Italianate-style house is believed to be the oldest occupied home in Berea.
Named The Little Hermitage in a nod to Andrew Jackson’s property close to Nashville, the property was as soon as dwelling to John Wheeler when he was president of Baldwin College (now Baldwin Wallace College) from 1855-1870.
The designated century dwelling has since been restored and added onto over time, however retains its unique allure.
“This dwelling can’t be in comparison with newer houses of the identical sq. footage,” say itemizing brokers Joyce Reese and Clarissa Hust of HomeSmart Actual Property Momentum. “It holds an essence of magnificence not discovered within the homes of right now. Even the wallpaper suits the temper of the period.”
Priced at $575,000, the house presents 3 bedrooms and a pair of full bogs in 2,736 sq. ft. plus an extra 918 sq. ft. within the completed basement. That includes interval particulars comparable to wooden flooring, crown moldings, stained glass doorways, an oriel window and the unique staircase and railings, the big major degree encompasses a front room, eating room, den and visitor toilet. The renovated kitchen has been up to date with high-end home equipment, customized cupboards, premium surfaces and two islands.
“It’s apparent from the stream of rooms that the kitchen was the middle of the house, for training, for entertaining, for warming up after hours of working within the chilly exterior, and listening to the radio by the hearth whereas dinner is cooking,” the itemizing brokers say. “This dwelling speaks of a very totally different way of life than what we’ve right now.”
On the second flooring, you’ll discover a spacious and shiny major suite with a wall of built-in closets. The 2 different bedrooms are situated alongside the staircase behind barn doorways. The luxurious upstairs toilet boasts marble on the ground and surrounding the bathtub. There’s additionally a full bathe.
The indifferent two-car storage sits on the finish of the driveway and homes a comfy, wood-covered guide room. The outside area features a entrance porch, again veranda and superbly landscaped grounds. The property is located on a tree-filled lot measuring greater than an acre adjoining to the Cleveland Metroparks Rocky River Reservation and overlooks a ravine, creek and waterfall. The environment are peaceable and residential to quite a lot of wildlife.
See the total itemizing at homesmart.com
Deal with: 445 S. Rocky River Dr.
Yr constructed: 1834
In the marketplace since: Could 19, 2022
No. bedrooms: 3
No. bogs: 2 (full)
Home dimension: 2,736 sq. ft above grade, 918 sq. ft. under grade
Storage areas: 2 (indifferent)
Faculty district: Berea Metropolis Faculty District
Actual property brokers and phone information: Joyce Reese and Clarissa Hust, HomeSmart Actual Property Momentum
telephone: 440-212-6456 (Joyce) or 440-212-0312 (Clarissa)
For extra details about 445 S. Rocky River Dr. in Berea, contact Joyce Reese and Clarissa Hust, HomeSmart Actual Property Momentum by telephone at 440-212-6456 or 440-212-0312 or e-mail [email protected]
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