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Belvernon: Home of Lorenzo D. Baker, the Founder of United Fruit Co. (now Chiquita)

1515 Baker Ave, Wellfleet, MA 02667, USA
$1,425,000

Description

A beautiful wraparound porch welcomes you to this stately historic home set on a lovely, large and level in town lot just steps from Wellfleet center and half a mile to Wellfleet Harbor and Mayo Beach. Also known as ”Belvernon,” this former home of Lorenzo D. Baker, the Banana King, founder of the United Fruit Co. (now Chiquita) has a rich and storied history and has been lovingly updated and restored by its current owners and features high ceilings, hardwood floors and magnificent architectural detailing and finishes throughout. The first floor has plenty of formal and informal living spaces, perfect for relaxing, entertaining and hosting large gatherings in doors and out. With up to nine bedrooms and 3.5 baths in the Main House baths and an additional living suite with three bedrooms plus bath in the back studio you have plenty of room for whatever your plans may be. A detached three-car garage with second floor workshop, newly built outdoor shower, back patio, charming arbor and town water round out the picture at this expansive in town antique home. Move right in or explore the possibilities at this irreplaceable and historic village home. Is this your Wellfleet dream?

Detail

  • Property ID
    209333
  • 12
    Bedrooms
  • 5
    Bathrooms
  • Square Footage
    5332 sqft
  • Lot Size
    0.73 acres
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    Year Built
    1800

Updated on February 21, 2020 at 8:21 am

Address

  • Address: 1515 Baker Ave, Wellfleet, MA 02667, USA
  • City: Wellfleet
  • State/county: Massachusetts
  • Zip/Postal Code: 02667
  • Country: United States

Contact Agent

Sarah Pechukas
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