About The Property
217 S. Lee Street
Located in Old Town’s sought after Southeast Quadrant, 217 S. Lee Street is a distinguished historic home that pays reverence to its past while embodying modern living. This detached residence was originally built in 1820 and has a classic brick exterior with crisp black shutters and genuinely captures the allure of the past. Enter into the home’s living room that is showcased by high ceilings with classic crown molding and a wall of custom built-in shelves and cabinets. A focal point for this room is the wood burning fireplace and mantel. The original hardwood floors are found throughout the main and upper levels. The elegant dining room has a brick accent wall and decorative fireplace with built-in shelving and a custom chandelier that conveys with the property. The kitchen, completely remodeled in 2016, is highlighted by granite countertops, pantry storage and premium stainless steel appliances such as a six burner Jenn Air range and stove, as well as a Jenn Air dishwasher and GE Monogram refrigerator. A powder room rounds out the main level.
Upstairs you will find a bright and sunny master suite that makes efficient use of built-in wardrobe storage. The updated hall bathroom is modern with Waterworks fixtures, heated floors, a granite countertop vanity, recessed lighting, a walk-in shower and wainscotting. In addition to the second bedroom there is a bonus room with a decorative fireplace that would make a great playroom or office space.
The lower level is a wonderful place to retreat and relax. Fully finished, this floor features a family room with heated tile floors, beamed ceilings, built-ins, a decorative fireplace an updated full bathroom and separate laundry room with stacked washer and dryer.
In Old Town, where yard space is hard to find, this home delivers. Enjoy a cozy screened porch with wainscot ceiling that overlooks a brick patio space and deep, fenced in private backyard. There is ample storage outside with two sheds, one of which is a cedar shed, and a welcoming playhouse. You will love having convenient access from the backyard to the street.
This unique and accommodating home is located in a desirable part of Old Town and is only 2 blocks from bustling King St which offers fabulous boutique shopping, award winning dining experiences, endless community activities and the city’s waterfront and Waterfront Park. Other perks of this home are that it has been freshly painted and offers Nest smart home technology for the furnace and AC as well as added cameras and a new security system.