c. 1850 Italianate – Covington, KY

Added to OHD on 12/10/13   -   Last OHD Update: 4/12/20   -   5 Comments
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511 W 6th St, Covington, KY 41011

  • $115,000
  • 4 Bed
  • 3 Bath
  • 5193 Sq Ft
  • 0.25 Ac.
Wow, What a House! Could be a showplace. Features a detached garage and original fireplaces. 3 story historic home. This is a Fannie Mae Homepath property. A Must See! Brokered And Advertised By: Ken Perry Realty Listing Agent: Ray Beetem
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Ray Beetem, Ken Perry Realty,
(859) 442-6800

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5 Comments on c. 1850 Italianate – Covington, KY

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  1. John Shiflet says: 5363 comments

    Good bones, but some obvious work is needed on this one. Covington (and next door Newport, KY) are right across the Ohio River from Cincinnati, Ohio. Quite a few workers go across the Interstate bridge every day from Covington to Cincinnati and back. The built in Renaissance Revival pier mirror and Renaissance Rev. style cornice mantel over-mirror are real treats. Seeing a partially removed mantel as in the “yellow” room always makes me nervous but Covington is generally believed to be a safer community to live in than inner city Cincinnati. If that 5,193 sq. ft. measure is accurate then this is a huge house. I won’t touch on the asking price but will offer that to fully restore this large house might take far more than the asking price, in my opinion.

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  2. echo says: 116 comments

    A great house but location maybe?? But the price seems good but yes lots of change with deep pockets to restore this beauty. Stairs looks in good shape. 🙂

  3. RosewaterRosewater says: 6048 comments
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    1875 Italianate cottage
    Noblesville, IN

    Solid.. Beautiful woodwork – mostly untouched. Gorgeous later art crystal windows in that upper bath. And a summer kitchen to boot! Great price… Here’s a project well worth someone’s money and effort. Looooove those floor length windows. Sweet!

  4. Xandra says: 2 comments

    Covington is not a bad area. Many people live here and go across the river to cinci. I love this area. Im currently in Columbus Ohio But love coming down to Cinci for Kings Island.

  5. Brayden says: 1 comments

    This house is so gorgeous! The street is filled with houses just like it as well as many old restaurants. There’s so many beautiful details as well! I noticed that they took it off the market before it was sold. I wonder what happened? 🙁

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