Unique property in Old Town Lafayette offers a 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom home. Property includes almost two full lots and an additional water tap on the second lot offering an opportunity to build another home on the property! The existing property was built as two separate units joined by a laundry room. The main house has 3 bedrooms and a bathroom; while the mother-in-law unit has 1 bedroom and 1 bath. Both are equipped with full kitchens. The property was bestowed with a Historical Place Designation and was built in 1892 as a miner’s homestead when coal mining was at its height in the community. This charming home features a private fenced corner lot that is breathtakingly landscaped with mature trees, flowers, a spacious Koi pond , an additional smaller pond and an inviting Pergola for relaxing and enjoying the peaceful and captivating surroundings. The interior features high ceilings, two bay windows, one of a kind beautiful ornate lighting fixtures and special touches reminiscent of an earlier time. Updates include newer sewer line, a new Class-4 impact resistant roof, new 4-car asphalt driveway, 2 newer HVAC systems, 2 new water heaters, new carpet and built-in camera security system. Square footage includes a private living suite that was formerly used as the Town’s Teacher’s Quarters in years past. Outbuildings include 2 sheds and a large detached garage/storage/shop. This is a rare opportunity to own a piece of Lafayette history while enjoying all of the charm this property offers. Steps from Lafayette’s eclectic Old Town that’s home to a wide range of local shops, galleries, eateries & more.
Updated on July 26, 2021 at 10:11 am