Nestled in the heart of the Holmes Foster historic district sits this stunningly elegant, 1925 English Tudor with 10 bedrooms, 8 bathrooms, and 3 car detached garage. All 6000 square feet have been lovingly restored to their original grandeur. Original refinished hardwoods throughout. A new state of the art kitchen with high end appliances, custom cabinetry and carrara marble countertops. The center island boasts a handmade 3" butcher block top. There is ample seating at the island as well as the penisula. The dining room is quite large with beautiful archways leading to the family room and interior foyer. After moving through the dining room into the family room you will be struck by the craftsmanship of the original bookcases, seating and fireplace. The woodwork surrounding the fireplace is simply remarkable. The first floor is also comprised of three bedrooms and two full baths. All of the full bathrooms have been completely remodeled and are outfitted with Smart Room technology, radiant heating, cast iron tubs, high boy sinks and pedestal sinks, vanities with carrara marble and elegant lighting. Much care was given to retain the historic elements of this home whilst updating all electrical and plumbing throughout. As you enter, the main spiral staircase rises from the foyer to the upper landing. From there you can make your way into the master suite. It encompasses an oversized bedroom with romantic fireplace, sprawling walk-in closet with built-ins, island, chandelier and generous appointments. The laundry room features an original 1920's butlers pantry and custom cabinetry again with cararra marble. The beautiful master bath is highligted with a large shower, double vanity, multiple closets and carrara marble walls, floors and counters. The second floor has four bedrooms, three full and two half baths. Off of the second floor landing are the stairs leading to the impressive third floor with three bedrooms, sitting area and full bath. All floors of this home can also be accessed from the back stairwell which is maginficent in its own right.
A pleasing five minute walk to the downtown, PSU Campus, shops, groceries, library and amenities await. Located only a block from the Holmes-Foster Park from which this historic neightborhood bears its name.
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