870 Young Avenue
Historic Fredrick W Green Mansion built in 1899, stands in all its glory to this day on the southwest corner of Young Ave and Atlantic St in prestigious Southend Halifax. Original stained glass and leaded windows still beautifully intact, as are all the architectural details in crown mouldings and the curved intricate stairwell. Beautiful tiled fronts of the 4 fireplaces, original tiled entry with its ballooned curved ceiling and on it goes - A Grand Dame indeed! Wonderfully spacious open floor plan that welcomes all sorts of formal and informal entertaining possibilities. Two main floor entries to the large, mature private grounds with deck to the south - Imagine the garden parties! Four bedrooms on the second level, 2 full baths with plenty of storage. Additional living space in the high and spacious 3rd level guest suite offering 2 more bedrooms + den/bedroom, kitchen, dining room and full bath... plus it has a separate entrance. Basement, as well, offers development potential with a myriad of rooms and storage and large functioning office space. This Grand Lady has over 5500 sq ft of living space. Recent improvements; many new windows in the last 5 years, other than the original stained glass and those in attic floor, plus new furnace and oil tank (2020) and roof is less than 10 years. This location is near perfect - walking distance to Point Pleasant Park, Halifax Grammar & Sacred Heart schools, Hospitals, 3 major Universities plus Downtown Halifax and all its spectacular offerings. One must view in person to understand & appreciate the beautiful history of this special home - Call your Realtor® today to book a private viewing.