c. 1900 – Rochester, NY – $180,000

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Added to OHD on 7/21/21   -   Last OHD Update: 7/26/21   -   5 Comments

3490 Lake Ave, Rochester, NY 14612

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  • $180,000
  • 5 Bed
  • 1.5 Bath
  • 2296 Sq Ft
  • 0.32 Ac.
Beautiful Victorian home that has all of the original woodwork! Fabulous 2 story foyer with sweeping staircase and stained glass windows. Current owners had all of the hardwood floors professionally refinished, bringing them back to their original sheen. Rooms on the 1st floor have inlaid borders, each with a unique design. You are sure to appreciate how spacious the house is with a large living room, dining room and family room downstairs. All of the bedrooms are good sized. The kitchen has a new fridge and plenty of room for an island. The house is low maintenance on the outside with aluminum siding.Full tear off roof 12 years ago. Back yard is to the right of the garage and could be fenced. The front porch runs the width of the house and is perfect for warm summer nights. This is your chance to own a piece of Rochester's history! First showings Sunday July 18th.
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Ellen Carr, True North Realtors NY
(585) 314-5478
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5 Comments on c. 1900 – Rochester, NY – $180,000

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  1. Kelly, OHDKelly, OHD says: 12783 comments

    1901 Folk Victorian
    Chestatee, GA

    2018 listing: https://www.oldhousedreams.com/2018/02/19/c-1900-rochester-ny/

  2. MJGMJG says: 2836 comments
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    Removing the wide aluminum siding off this house will great things for the exterior! This is a great house with strong features. Wide siding actually changes the proportions of the house and actually dwarfs it. Having the original siding which can be a total step in the right direction.

    Love the fireplaces and tiles. The staircase and stained glass is stunning.

    Love this early electric light. I’d love to see that with edison bulbs in it!

    For me, I’d remove siding, full kitchen do over and paint the exterior some great historic scheme.

  3. John ShifletJohn Shiflet says: 5916 comments
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    1897 Queen Anne Colonial
    Cadiz, OH

    Nice house and nicely priced for the features offered. Kind of a blend of late Queen Anne and Colonial Revival. I too agree that if it were mine the aluminum siding would have to go. Aluminum siding does have some scrap value so worth taking off and cashing in to use for clapboard or shingle repairs/replacements. I love those beautiful patterned parquet floors.

  4. BethanyBethany says: 3543 comments
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    1983 White elephant
    Escondido, CA

    Weirdo me kinda likes the kitchen. Not original of course, but certainly “vintage” and not unpleasing to my eye, as the brick-patterned Lino reminds me of my childhood home. I’d probably keep it as is.

  5. MichaelMichael says: 3564 comments
    1979 That 70's show
    Otis Orchards, WA

    Nice looking home with great looking features on the exterior. It has great curb appeal and a good balance to the design. I agree with MJG about finding the siding under the moderns siding it has on now. Between that and a paint scheme that would pick up a historically correct color pallet would make this a stunning exterior. The interior is great, especially those beautiful floors! Not much I would change on this move in ready home.

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