1868 Maine Capt. Jacob Winslow Townhouse At $979K!

14 Deering St, Portland, ME 04101

Step back in time to 1868 with a glimpse into the captivating history of Captain Jacob Winslow’s townhouse in Portland, Maine. This enchanting residence, crafted by the renowned architect Francis H. Fassett, stands as a testament to the grandeur of the 19th century.

Nestled in the heart of the Deering Street Historic District, this Second Empire style gem has gracefully withstood the test of time. Immerse yourself in the charm of yesteryear as you step into the foyer, where a commanding staircase welcomes you. The first floor unveils the original double parlor adorned with decorative paintings and a built-in bookcase, a dining room boasting a spacious walk-in china closet, and a kitchen. In its earlier years, the first floor served commercial purposes, housing a dentist office and therapist office.

Ascend to the second level, where a delightful 2-bedroom apartment awaits, basking in abundant natural light and featuring a flexible layout. The third floor boasts a newly renovated 1-bedroom apartment, complete with modern kitchen appliances and meticulously restored cabinets, offering both charm and practical storage.

Venture to the lower level to discover an original billiard room and game room adorned with a magnificent fireplace and woodwork. Parking is abundant, including the rare luxury of an attached two-car garage. The property’s potential uses are diverse, ranging from returning it to a single-family residence to a combination of work and living spaces, or even maintaining its current use, making it ideal for in-law accommodations.

Property Information:

$979,000, 5 bd, 3 ba, 5,099 sqft


Listed by: Keller Williams Realty

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