5 E Powell Avenue Evansville, IN 47713

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Historic • 104Y Old

$225,000

5 E Powell Avenue

4 Bedrooms
2 Bathrooms
2207 Sq Ft
0.38 Acres
3 Car Garage Detached
Property Description

Rare to market is a Greek Revival, rarer still is this home's setting: a backdrop of a gorgeous country house and two-story barn right in the heart of the city, in the Haynie's Corner Arts District. Built in 1914 for William Ross and designed by one of Evansville's most storied architects of the time, F. Mason Gilbert, the home sits in the Southern Enlargement to the City of Evansville, meaning the back yard has 40 more feet of lot depth than the Historic District just one block away. With 90 feet of lot width, the home sits on over one third of an acre - practically a private park in the urban context of downtown. The front porch is breath taking, as the Greek Revival architecture features prominent columns with Corinthian Capitals, providing a sense of symmetry, strength, and balance. Inside, freshly painted interiors and refinished floors pull you through the floor plan that seems to be yearning for house parties and art to fill its walls again. Through the dining room and butler pantry, a large eat in kitchen awaits your touches and renovation decisions. The main floor features two large bedrooms and a renovated bathroom with walk in tiled shower and crown molding. Upstairs is a second bathroom with a clawfoot tub and two more bedrooms. Outside, the yard and gardens are bursting with life that's been all organic for going on 20 years, featuring rhododendron, apple trees, peach trees, nectarines, elderberries, figs, blackberries, crab apples, almond, red buds, walnut, oak, bald cypress, cedar, and Thomas Jefferson's favorite apple tree the Spitzenburg. This is the country in the city, and it's the best of both worlds. What are you waiting for?

Directions

4th Street to Parrett, Turn Left on Powell, Second home on the Right

Amenities

Ceiling-9+, Eat-In Kitchen, Landscaped, Pantry-Walk In, Porch Covered, Formal Dining Room, Custom Cabinetry

Sale Includes

Refrigerator, Range-Gas

Map to 5 E Powell Avenue, Evansville, IN 47713

Property
MLS # 202137130
Status Active
Property Type Residential
Property SubType Site-Built Home
Square Feet 2207 Sq Ft
New Construction No
Style One and Half Story
Type Site-Built Home
Bedrooms 4
Bedrooms 2
Annual Taxes $775.00
Year Taxes Payable 2021
Year Built 1917
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Days on Market 18
Additional
Design Historic
Cooling Central Air
Heating Forced Air
Garage Detached
External Features
Construction Site-Built Home
Exterior Wood
Lot Size 16,553 sq ft
Acreage 0.38 Acres
Lot Dimensions 90 x 185
Sewer City
Water City
Fence Chain Link,Privacy
Location
Area Vanderburgh County
Location City/Town/Suburb
County Vanderburgh
Subdivision None
Township Pigeon
City Evansville
State IN
Zip 47713
Schools
School District Evansville-Vanderburgh School Corp.
Elementary West Terrace
Middle School Perry Heights
High School Francis Joseph Reitz
Financial
Assoc. Dues $0.00 Not Applicable

MLS# 202137130.
Listing Provided Courtesy of Philip Hooper
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Indiana Realty

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Listing information last updated Tuesday, September 21st, 2021 at 7:15 PM EDT.

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