c. 1870 Second Empire in Knightstown, IN – $429,900

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Added to OHD on 8/20/20   -   Last OHD Update: 9/9/20   -   12 Comments
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130 N McCullum St, Knightstown, IN 46148

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  • $429,900
  • 5 Bed
  • 1.5 Bath
  • 5784 Sq Ft
  • 3.4 Ac.
Once in a lifetime opportunity to own this beautiful 1870 French Second Empire home sitting on 3.4 acres. The spectacular entryway leads to a stunning central staircase. Throughout the home you will notice beautiful hardwood flooring, 12 ft ceilings, amazing doors and fixtures, and detailed architecture. The main floor features a beautiful parlor with fireplace, a family room with fireplace, a large dining room, the kitchen, and a half bath. Upstairs, the master bedroom is stunning and features a wood burning fireplace. Four more bedrooms and a large tiled bathroom. Beautiful hardwood flooring and antique light fixtures throughout. On the third level are multiple recreational rooms finished and ready to use. Separate furnace for the third floor. The cupola allows for an amazing view! Beautiful country setting and carriage house complete this beautiful estate.
Contact Information
Cara Huffman, F.C.Tucker
(765) 521-9464
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12 Comments on c. 1870 Second Empire in Knightstown, IN – $429,900

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  1. AmyBeeAmyBee says: 514 comments

    This house is gorgeous!!!
    Look at the LIGHT streaming in those windows!!! Plus a carriage house!!
    3+ac is a gracious setting!

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  2. RosewaterRosewater says: 6565 comments
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    1875 Italianate cottage
    Noblesville, IN

    WOW… I mean – the house itself, and it’s super choice site and location, are very, VERY enviable.
    https://www.google.com/maps/place/130+N+McCullum+St,+Knightstown,+IN+46148/@39.7965361,-85.5335297,143m/data=!3m1!1e3!4m5!3m4!1s0x886ad6b99f59f54d:0x3dc33174f6cdebf2!8m2!3d39.7966206!4d-85.5326164
    Knightstown is a bit far out of the city to be considered a bedroom community; but it aint that far; and for this house, and extra 20 minutes to your commute should be very doable to someone in metro Indy looking for just such a remarkable place. These days, that extra distance is an existential plus anyway: and Knightstown is a clean, quiet, safe community.

    The sad bit here (IMO) is the +or- 1900 Colonial Revival re-do of all the fireplaces! Oooof. Someone is going to have to spend a few pretty pennies to restore the marble, Italianate mantles and their iron work grate inserts which belong there. And the lighting fixtures: and all of that PAINT. Sigh… It will take money and effort; but the house itself is nearly pristine, and AB FAB; so yeah, WORTH IT! Heheheh. Wish I had the $$$ to make it all happen.

    What a bonus that you will have such RAD vintage kitchen and bathrooms! Steam heat!!

    Oh God – WANT!

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  3. kmarrottkmarrott says: 27 comments

    Love this house, Second Empire’s are my fav, But this one is to die for. Did anyone see that stove , Perfect

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  4. cardstackercardstacker says: 67 comments
    OHD Supporter

    This is the kind of house that just makes me go bonkers. And as usual, you couldn’t even begin to build this house for the asking price. Meanwhile people will spend multiple times this much for a lick-and-stick McMansion. I hope and pray this house gets owners who will understand what they’ve got and what this house could be. I wish it was me!!

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  5. ErickHErickH says: 52 comments

    def the grand dame of the neighborhood.

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  6. Daughter of GeorgeDaughter of George says: 1023 comments
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    1905 Neoclassic & 1937 Deco

    That white tile bath is a jaw-dropper. The whole house is exquisite.

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  7. ScottScott says: 339 comments
    1951 Grants Pass, OR

    Get a load of that half-round grill above the door at the end of the hallway!

    https://www.oldhousedreams.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/35-130nmccullumst.jpg

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