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Historic House Listings

A castle in Kansas! Circa 1894. Over one acre. $1,495,000

September 17, 2020

This was a lot of fun to look at! So many interesting features in this castle! Love the marble statues around the gardens! This home was built in 1894. It is located on 1.49 acres in Manhattan, Kansas. The home is situated within walking distance of downtown, the City Park, the zoo and Kansas State University. There is a two story detached three car garage with living space overhead. The property also has a carriage house with a second guest area. Seven bedrooms, seven bathrooms, and 7,721 square feet. $1,495,000

Contact Linda B. Weis with Realty Executives: 785-378-5359

From the Zillow listing:

 

Nestled in a natural setting of 1.5 wooded acres in the heart of Manhattan. Located within walking distance of Downtown,City Park, Sunset Zoo, and Kansas State University. Skilled artisans & craftsmen used the highest quality materials & fixtures in the construction, authentic restoration, and expansion of this English-style limestone castle. State-of-the-art design features throughout 4BR, 4.5 BA castle includes one-of-a-kind French FP, LaCornue range, Clive-Christian inspired cabinetry, cut-stone floor tile, 16′ granite bar, stained glass windows, commercial grade appliances, updated baths & mechanical. No cost was spared. Newly completed loft above the 2-story 3-car garage features 1BR,1BA, red oak floors, 13′ ceilings in LR, gourmet kit, 10′ ft Italian doors & more. Carriage house features new kit, BR, BA, new flooring; bsmt. Newer driveway winds through the beautifully landscaped grounds w/signature wrought iron entrance gates, gazebo & marble statues. Multiple parking spaces!

 

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