1903 Classical Revival – Coldwater, MI

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215 E Chicago St, Coldwater, MI 49036

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  • $374,900
  • 8 Bed
  • 12 Bath
  • 7900 Sq Ft
  • 1.13 Ac.
This VINTAGE home was built in 1903 impeccably, completely restored. Included in the sale is ALL Antique furniture, accessories, business website and client list. Four buildings in total: The Main house is a magnificent 7000 SF showpiece with hand laid parquet floors, intricate woodwork and hand laid antique marble inlays, original stained Artisan glass windows. Look at the EXTRORDINARY Formal Dining Room! A commercial kitchen is used for weddings and other catered events. The main floor also has a large, ADA compliant Guestroom with original marble floored bath. The grand staircase leads to the 2nd floor with 5 Guestrooms, all with private baths. The Carriage house has 2 guest suites with Jacuzzi tubs and private balconies on the 2nd floor. The 1st floor has a fully equipped salon.
Contact Information
Clinton Maki, Thresholds for Living Realty
(616) 997-3948

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16 Comments on 1903 Classical Revival – Coldwater, MI

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  1. Shea says: 20 comments

    I have stayed in this B&B and it even more beautiful than in the pictures.

  2. Chris says: 41 comments

    The woodwork is just stunning!

  3. Sage says: 52 comments

    Oh my goodness, the entry hall and stairway made me drool a little. The woodwork is almost too much. It looks like it has been very well taken care of, and with the furniture included seems like a very reasonable price for a ready to use home and business.

  4. Sylvia says: 2 comments

    This house is about 2 blocks from where I live. Before I moved back home to Coldwater, I stayed at this B&B many times. It was beautifully restored in the mid 1980s. It was a boarding house in the 40 s and 50s and looked kind of shabby so it was great to see someone come in and restore the house. There is a ballroom on the third floor which is being used for storage but it would be fun to see it used as a ballroom again for special events. Some of the decorative items like wall paper and curtains are starting to show some age but the house is really beautiful. It will take a certain type of buyer as the location is not very good for a residence, being across the street from the hospital. Chicago Street is the main street through town and is also U.S. 12, a major trucking route. The owner is a lovely person and has been trying to sell the place for about 3 or 4 years. I hope someone will come along and care for it.

  5. Rick says: 71 comments

    Interesting how the wide angle lens fools the eye into thinking the entry hall staircase is grander than it really is when seeing another photo of the staircase with a standard lens. Don’t get me wrong the’re still niceI I prefer the middle stairs in a home compared to ones that rise from the side wall, IMHO.

  6. Lindsey says: 1 comments

    I worked at this Bed and Breakfast for 7 years. I was always proud to show it off. The pictures definitely do not do it justice. It is absolutely stunning in person. I’m surprised there isn’t more pictures of all the rooms which are equally amazing!

  7. Lynn says: 7 comments

    Wow, what beautiful woodwork, made me want to put on a big gown and date a guy named “Rhett”.

  8. Kelly, OHDKelly, OHD says: 11828 comments
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    1901 Folk Victorian
    Chestatee, GA

    Upped in price, $450,000. link to listing

  9. says: 36 comments

    I think you’ve found an old listing. I just checked the city tax base and this has gone back to the bank. The owners tried to sell it for 4 years and didn’t get any nibbles.

  10. says: 36 comments

    This must be an old listing. I just checked the city tax rolls and this has gone back to the bank. The owners tried to sell it for 4 years but never got a nibble.

  11. Kelly, OHDKelly, OHD says: 11828 comments
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    1901 Folk Victorian
    Chestatee, GA

    You might be right. I only found the link because Trulia is linking to it but it looked suspect so that’s why I didn’t update the details.

  12. says: 36 comments

    If anyone is interested, this house was sold to a food processing company that is building a facility just outside of town. They plan to use it for temporary housing when people come in from other locations. Of course, they promise to respect the history of the place and all that. We’ll see.
    There will be an auction of all the contents of the house nest Wednesday, 29 April 2015. There are some very nice antiques and they may go high but you can never tell. I plan to go observe and see what happens.

  13. vicki says: 1 comments

    We stayed in the room with fireplace on our 25th anniversary ! Just beautiful !!!

  14. Michelle Smith says: 1 comments

    I babysat in this house just before they turned it into what it is now.

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