175 Victoria Street Amherst, Nova Scotia B4H 1Y6

7 Bedroom 7 Bathroom


STUNNING 1898 Rhodes & Curry Georgian home is located on Amhersts famous and historic Victoria Street. The house has long been admired in the area and is a testament to lives well lived. Lovingly maintained the house retains its extensive carved wood embellishments, multiple stained glass windows, five handsome fireplaces (currently not used), high ceilings and gracious living areas. The layout of the home is ideally suited to the operation of a B&B with natural divisions between the business and family living area. Alternately, it is easily becomes a grand family home simply by opening the solid wood pocket doors on the main level. This home offers ample living space on three floors. Enter the stunning large foyer with a staircase that wouldnt be out of place on Downton Abbey. From the foyer you will find not one but two formal dining rooms, living room, office, large eat in custom kitchen with ribbon mahogany cabinetry, laundry room, half bath, garage access & access to the side veranda and deck. Up the main staircase or using the back kitchen staircase you will find on the second floor five bedrooms, four with en-suite baths and the fifth with a full bath nearby. A large foyer, sitting area and linen press complete this floor. The third floor features two more bedrooms, full bath (the sixth one in the home), family rec-room, storage space, and a studio room that is currently used as a walk-in closet. The character and charm within this home is a rare find. Theres even a secret hiding-place in the home that will only be revealed to the new owner! The home is heated with a new very efficient natural gas furnace. Outside the property truly speaks for itself with a manicured property and beautiful corner lot. For the buyer wishing to operate the home as a B&B there is ample guest parking. Furnishings in this home are negotiable. Amherst is a vibrant, welcoming community between Halifax, Moncton, PEI and only 15 minutes from warm ocean beaches! CALL TODAY! (id:39336)

Property Details

MLS® Number 202000165
Property Type Single Family
Community Name Amherst
Amenities Near By Golf Course, Park, Playground, Shopping
Community Features Recreational Facilities, School Bus
Structure Shed


Bathroom Total 7
Bedrooms Above Ground 7
Bedrooms Total 7
Appliances Stove, Dishwasher, Dryer - Electric, Freezer - Stand Up, Refrigerator
Basement Development Unfinished
Basement Type Full (unfinished)
Constructed Date 1900
Construction Style Attachment Detached
Exterior Finish Wood Siding
Fireplace Present Yes
Flooring Type Hardwood, Laminate
Foundation Type Concrete, Stone
Half Bath Total 1
Stories Total 3
Total Finished Area 5883 Sqft
Type House
Utility Water Municipal Water


Attached Garage


Acreage No
Land Amenities Golf Course, Park, Playground, Shopping
Sewer Municipal Sewage System
Size Total Text 1/2 - 1 Acre


Level Type Dimensions
Second Level Bedroom 12x15.2
Second Level Bath (# Pieces 1-6) 4.6x7
Second Level Bedroom 15.2x17
Second Level Bath (# Pieces 1-6) 9.5x5.6
Second Level Bedroom 15.2x14.7
Second Level Bath (# Pieces 1-6) 5x9
Second Level Bedroom 13.8x15.2
Second Level Bath (# Pieces 1-6) 7.6x5.5
Second Level Foyer 10.5x19
Second Level Primary Bedroom 12.6x15
Second Level Storage 7x7
Second Level Bath (# Pieces 1-6) 10x7.6
Second Level Storage 8x6
Third Level Storage 14.5x9.5
Third Level Bath (# Pieces 1-6) 9.5x6.5
Third Level Bedroom 16x14.4
Third Level Bedroom 15x11.10
Third Level Family Room 30.7x26
Main Level Kitchen 23.3x12
Main Level Bath (# Pieces 1-6) 4x6.5
Main Level Dining Room 17x15
Main Level Dining Room 14.9x21
Main Level Living Room 16x15
Main Level Den 13.6x15
Main Level Foyer 10.5x23 + 4x7



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