On the lookout for that *dream* home in the *perfect* location?
You know, the home with your favorite modern updates, yet possessing all the warmth and charm of age? Well, 51 White Avenue is characteristic of both ends of the spectrum! Built in 1905, the historic home sits nobly in Fairhope’s acclaimed Fruit and Nut District, only a block from the stunning sunsets of Mobile Bay. The White Avenue public pier promises a quiet place for enjoy a breezy evening and gather your thoughts at the end of the day, and the Pier Street boat launch is just up the street, ideal for boats, kayaks, or paddleboards. Ask whom you will, it’s difficult to surpass the beauty, neighborliness, and convenience of this location! Whether it’s you or the dog needing to get out of doors in a remarkably scenic environment, taking a walk in either Downtown Fairhope or along the bay is certain to leave you cheerier!
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But location is definitely not the only desirable quality of this beautiful home! From front to back, top to bottom, the two-story house boasts lovely attention to detail and high-quality amenities. You’ll first be greeted by a sprawling, Southern front porch from which to relax on your tranquil street. Walking in, your attention is drawn to the well-preserved, original heart pine flooring as well as the 10-foot beadboard ceilings. You’ll notice custom details throughout, in the way of doorways and built-in shelving, and one of the most inviting rooms in the house is the den! Complete with a gas-start, wood-burning fireplace with marble hearth, the den features a wall of built-ins, as well as French doors opening to the back garden. Looking into the den is the spacious kitchen, offering many of your favorite elements including marble countertops, a gas range, stainless steel appliances, and a keeping room. Not to be forgotten is the upstairs master suite, complete with an enclosed sleeping porch! But it truly doesn’t end there…
This property also includes a 400-square foot Mother in Law Suite with its own private entrance. The guest quarters include one bedroom with French Doors, one bathroom, and a kitchenette. This is in addition to the three bedrooms and 2500+ square feet of the main house. With space to spread out both indoors and out, along with boasting one of the most sought-after locations on the Eastern Shore, 51 White Ave is a gem indeed! Still not convinced? This property is about to be featured in the Fairhope Living Magazine; watch for it in the February edition! And while you’re at it, go ahead and schedule a time to see this home for yourself!
Like what you see? Call me to discuss this property… or any other you’ve had your eye on! Brooke Butler @ (251) 232-9901!