Historic House Listings

Off market. A Florida Beauty! Two blocks from the water. Circa 1925. $239,000

August 2, 2018

I think I like that green exterior color! Located in historic Tarpon Springs, Florida. Only two blocks from Spring Bayou and the famous sponge docks. Fenced back yard and within walking distance of downtown shops and restaurants. Built in 1925. Four bedrooms, two bathrooms, and 2,250 square feet. $250,000 New price: $239,000

From the Zillow listing:


Rare opportunity for a spacious & updated bungalow in historic Tarpon Springs less than 2 blocks from Spring Bayou! Tasteful updating preserved the look and feel of a bygone era. The classic Porch leads into a charming formal Foyer with an elegant staircase & chandelier. The Living Area is an open concept Great Room with updated flooring & lighting. The large kitchen has lots of storage, wood cabinetry, tile, granite tile counter tops & a closet pantry. French Doors lead to a comfortable porch overlooking the large back yard. Upstairs, a quaint 2nd floor Landing is perfect for a study, sitting room, guest pullout, music room or whatever your imagination designs. The Master Bedroom Suite has large windows, a retro bath & French Doors to a private open Summer Porch. Bedroom 2 offers a cozy bay niche. Bedroom 3 offers a second En-suite Bath, and Bedroom 4 is a spacious & bright Bonus Room, adding additional square footage to the public records figure. An attached carport & driveway provides plenty of off-street parking. The yard is fenced, backing to a convenient alley area providing great additional access to the property. The home is an easy stroll to Spring Bayou for art shows, Epiphany celebration, watching manatees & shore birds or relaxing with a good book by the calming waters. Near the famous Sponge Docks & historic downtown with great restaurants, nightlife, shopping, sponge diving & nature boat tours, infamous Hellas desserts and everything you could want to live that true Florida Lifestyle!

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