New listing: 1359 E. Palmer St. Offered at $399,900! FishtownNovember 10, 2015 | by Brooke Willmes
Original Victorian grandeur that has been upgraded with modern systems and new kitchen, baths, located in the Adaire Elementary Catchment. Featuring an in-law suite and 3 zones of heating/air conditioning, this large home has a lot of flexibility as well. There are currently 3 large bedrooms and 2 baths with an additional separate 1 bed/1 bath with kitchenette with private entrance. In the front of the house, there’s a master suite on the second floor with jetted tub and en suite laundry as well as original vestibule. The new owner could simply remove an armoire and open a door open to gain back and extra bedroom and bath on this floor. The top floor features two more large bedrooms. The elegant first floor features the original vestibule entry, a formal parlor with gas stove in front of the marble mantel, plaster medallion and wainscoting under the windows. There are the original doors into the parlor as well as to the rear of the house. The curved staircase extends to the top floor. There is a side entry to the large yard and private alley as well as a rear exit. A full bath sits between the dining/open kitchen area. The dining area has an original marble hearth piece and features a breakfast bar into the kitchen. The kitchen has the entry to the basement as well as to the servant stairs. They are currently closed but the owner could easily reopen them by removing a piece of wood. The yard is large and there is an area that could be sodded. The entire house features the original pine flooring and with the exception of the in-law suite, has been just painted with Benjamin Moore paint. There is an additional washer/dryer in the basement.