1005 East Avenue, Rochester, NY 14607 (MLS # R1453833) - Celebrate City Living

1005 East Avenue, Rochester, NY 14607 (MLS # R1453833)

Price $849,000
Status Active
Beds 5
Baths 5 Baths
Home size 6,197 sqft
Lot Size 1.25 ac
Days on Market 51
The East Ave mansion w/huge front porch, that you've always admired can now be yours! The Harris-Watson-Spencer House, built in 1865, is a gorgeous example of Italianate architecture, with herringbone wood floors, relief plaster ceilings & picture frame molding found throughout the grand rooms of the 1st floor. The fireplace flanked by coved built-ins is the focal point of the Living Room, which also includes a window-seat & built-in mirror. The wood paneled Library features a circa 1925 painting over the fireplace. The Dining room, with wood wainscotting & leaded glass cabinets has access to the Butler’s pantry. The spacious Eat-in Kitchen with center island & glass front cabinets, & has direct access to both the 1st floor laundry & mudroom/pantry. The elegant, curved staircase leads to a stunning 2nd floor sitting area w/ stained glass windows & a decorative fireplace flanked by window seats. 5 bedrooms (3 with fireplaces) and 3 ½ baths are found upstairs, including two options for primary suite, plus a guest suite with convenient access to the back staircase. The 1.25 acre lot includes a front Beech tree planted in 1870, a flagstone terrace in the back & exquisite gardens.
Property Type(s): Single Family
Last Updated 2/17/2023 Tract Hollister & Spencer Petit
Year Built 1865 Community Rochester City
County Monroe

Price History

Prior to Feb 17, '23 $900,000
Feb 17, '23 - Today $849,000

Additional Details

APPLIANCES Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Electric Oven, Electric Range, Gas Cooktop, Gas Water Heater, Microwave, Refrigerator, Tankless Water Heater, Washer
AREA Rochester City
BASEMENT Full, Walk-Out Access, Yes
CONSTRUCTION Brick, Copper Plumbing, Wood Siding
EXTERIOR Blacktop Driveway, Patio
GARAGE No Garage
HEAT Gas, Hot Water
INTERIOR Breakfast Bar, Cedar Closet(s), Den, Eat-in Kitchen, Entrance Foyer, Guest Accommodations, Jetted Tub, Kitchen Island, Natural Woodwork, Separate/Formal Dining Room, Separate/Formal Living Room, Solid Surface Counters, Walk-In Pantry, Wet Bar, Window Treatments
LOT 1.25 acre(s)
LOT DESCRIPTION Historic District, Near Public Transit, Rectangular, Residential Lot
SEWER Connected
STYLE Colonial, Historic/Antique, Traditional
SUBDIVISION Hollister & Spencer Petit
TAXES 21708
UTILITIES Cable Available,High Speed Internet Available,Sewer Connected,Water Connected
WATER Connected,Public


Listing provided by: Kristin A. Vanden Brul, RE/MAX Plus, 585-279-8222
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