This is my foray into the world of suburban house hunting and my endless battle with normalcy and sameness.
Thursday, December 18, 2014
825 E Washington St, Muncie, IN 47305
Give this to me IMMEDIATELY. My husband had better start looking for a job in the Muncie area!
825 E Washington St, Muncie, IN 47305 $350,000 Zestimate®: $294,280 Beds: 5 Baths: 3 Sqft: 11,116 sqft Acres: 0.39
Historic grandeur is an understatement as you gaze upon the beautifully restored features of this splendid 2 1/2 story brick mansion built in 1902. Experience the stunning columns, magnificent foyer, grand staircase, unique balcony, fabulous fireplaces, spectacular leaded glass & stained glass windows, gorgeous hand painted ceilings, original hardwood & tile floors, elegant spacious rooms, third floor ballroom, ....and so much more. Updates include gas forced air heat and central air. See associated doc f or additional photos and a newspaper article featuring this magnificent home. The main floor includes vestibule, grand foyer with open staircase, living room, music room, parlor, diningroom, powder room and kitchen with both butler pantry and food pantry. An spacious open landing featuring a fireplace flanked by large stained glass windows overlooks foyer and leaded glass entry. Second floor consists of large open center common area with access to balcony, as well as 5 bedrooms with great closets, 2 ba throoms and storage. Third floor is highlighted by large, bright & spacious "ballroom" with hardwood dance floor and elevated ares for "stage". There are also several closets and 2 additional rooms. Full basement level is unfinished. 2 car brick garage behind is detached. Average monthly utilities to consistently control climate on all 3 levels for antiques: Gas is $255/ month and Electric is $160/month.