The Alexander & Alice Murphy House (c. 1900) is a one-of-a-kind historic house featuring six porches and a rare eight-sided stairway. Four bedrooms and 3.5 baths (two bedrooms upstairs and two master suites downstairs- each bedroom with a private enclosed porch). Within easy walking distance to many shops, 16 restaurants, 3 theatres, banks, churches, public library and Bell Tower Park.
Zoning and preservation covenants gives flexibility for residential uses including single family, one/two apartments, home office and BnB. (Currently with single water/electric/gas meter).
Restored to bring back the character and charm of the Victorian house. Original two-over-two windows, five panel doors, stained glass windows and doors, large rooms with high ceilings, etc.
Newly updated- all new, modern upscale kitchen with quartz countertops and new stainless appliances including gas range, refrigerator, dishwasher and full size washer and dryer. Two all new tile bathrooms on first floor.
Fresh painted interior and exterior in historic colors. New dual-zone HVAC, insulation, rear porch and more! A newly rebuilt suite at the back of the house has a private bath and storage along with a separate entrance with at-the-door parking and could function as an office. Ceilings have been raised to their original height. The second floor has high ceilings with two large rooms and bath that could function as a boutique apartment. It has a small a kitchen with all new appliances and washer/dryer. The second floor has elevated views of Downtown that give the feel of a small penthouse.
Move in ready!
Brand new upscale kitchen with new appliances
2- First floor Master Suites each w/ private porch
Deluxe, departmentalized master bath with all new soaking tub, walk-in shower, double sinks & enclosed water closet
Upstairs could be a charming apartment
Original windows, doors, floors & beaded board
Six unique porches- four enclosed
Rare octagonal stair hall with Victorian staircase
Original stained glass windows and doors
Formal Living Room with fireplace
Formal Dining area with fireplace off kitchen
Detached storage building
14 paved parking spaces
Long private entrance drive
Perched high above S Main Street the Murphy house is imposing on its large spacious lot