1526 Mississippi Avenue
St Louis, MO 63104

$525,000 (Pending)

Beds: 3
Baths: 2 | 1
Sq. Ft.: 2,771
Type: Single Family Home
Listing #17022493
Gorgeous Victorian, facing historic Lafayette Square Park. Incredible detail. Must see!This second Empires style home was originally built in 1877 for Dr. Edward Saunders, St. Louis's first obstetrician/pediatrician & founder of the Bethesda Hospital. This home has been lovingly restored over the years,keeping the original floor plan intact while adding today's modern conveniences. As you enter the home you are greeted with warm Brazilian cherry floors, wide moldings & 3 original fireplaces (now gas) on the first floor. The double parlors are separated with pocket doors . The formal dining room is great for entertaining with half bath & kitchen directly behind. The second floor features 3 bedrooms, two of which have working gas fireplaces. The front bedroom has a park view. There are also 2 full baths & laundry area with tons of storage. The basement is finished with 2 offices. The elegantly landscaped side lot at 1528 Lafayette is included as well.
Property Features
Location Information
County: St Louis City
MLS Area: Central East
Latitude: 38.615866
Longitude: -90.213466
Subdivision: Lafayette Square
Directions: 40 or 44 to Jefferson. Jefferson to Park. Park East to Mississippi. Mississippi South the home situated directly across from the park.
Municipality Township: St. Louis City
Interior Features
Total Rooms: 10
Interior: Coffered Ceilings, Historic/Period Mlwk, Some Carpeting, Special Millwork, Some Window Treatmnt, Some Wood Floors
Master Bathroom Description: Full Bath
Has Dining Room: yes
Dining Room Description: Separate Dining
Has Family Room: yes
Kitchen Description: Breakfast Bar, Center Island, Custom Cabinetry, Eat-In Kitchen
Amenities: Security Lighting
Has Fireplace: yes
Number of Fireplaces: 5
Fireplace Description: Gas
Heating: Forced Air
Heat Source: Gas
Cooling: Central-Electric, Zoned
Water Heater: Gas
Appliances: Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Gas Cooktop, Range, Range/Oven-Gas, Refrigerator, Washer
Basement Description: Partially Finished, Stone/Rock
Has Basement: yes
Exterior Features
Style: Other
Stories: 2 Story
Construction: Stucco
Architecture: Historic, Traditional, Victorian
Possession: At Closing, Negotiable
Septic or Sewer: Public
Water: Public
Parking Description: Covered, Detached, Garage Door Opener, Rear/Side Entry
Garage Spaces: 2
Lot Description: Level Lot, Park View, Partial Fencing, Sidewalks, Streetlights
Lot Size in Acres: 0.15
Lot Size in Sq. Ft.: 6, 534
Windows/Doors Description: Panel Door(s), Skylight(s), Some Wood Windows
School District: St. Louis City
Elementary School: Buder Elem.
Jr. High School: Fanning Middle Community Ed.
Sr. High School: Roosevelt High
Additional Information
Property Type: SFR
Property SubType: Residential
Year Built: 1877
Miscellaneous: Burglar Alarm-Owned, Flat Roof, Gazebo, Patio, Smoke Alarm/Detec
Tax Amount: 4, 834
Square Feet Source: Appraisal

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