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$ 799,000

c. 1852 Farmhouse

Sibley Place - restored, 1850s Historic Home

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Welcome to "Sibley Place", located in historic Montrose, Alabama. A beautiful fully restored historic home built in the 1850s and listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
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Front of Home
Front of Home
Office with Wet Bar, downstairs
Office with Wet Bar, downstairs
Living Room
Living Room
Kitchen
Kitchen
Master Bedroom
Master Bedroom
Ensuite Master Bathroom
Ensuite Master Bathroom
Porch and Plaque
Porch and Plaque
Kitchen
Kitchen
Formal Dining Room
Formal Dining Room
Bedrooms 6
Full Baths 4
Half Baths 1
Heated Sq. Ft. 4,000
Stories 2
Acres 0.3

Features.

  • 1st Floor Bath
  • 1st Floor Bedroom
  • 1st Floor Laundry Room
  • Attic
  • Dining room
  • Entry Hall
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Laundry Room
  • Living room
  • Study
  • Master bedroom downstairs
  • 2 Car Garage
  • Fenced Yard
  • Garden
  • Gated Entry
  • Gazebo
  • Pool - In Ground
  • Porch
  • Rear Deck
  • Restored exterior
  • Detached Workshop
  • Built-in Cabinets
  • Ceiling Fans
  • 3 Fireplaces: Gas logs
  • Gas Logs
  • Metal Roof
  • Central air
  • City sewer
  • City water supply
  • Dishwasher
  • Disposal
  • Gas heating
  • Range
  • Refrigerator
  • Security System
  • Water Heater - Gas
  • Carriage House
  • 11-foot Ceilings
  • Claw-foot Tub(s)
  • Stained Glass Windows
  • Wrap Around Porch
  • Eat in Kitchen
  • Formal Dining Room
  • HVAC
  • Wet Bar

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Showing by appointment only. Please call as well email to set up appointment. May also email for more information and photos.

Sandra Bostrom

Phone: 251-928-8543

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Welcome to Sibley Place!

Welcome to "Sibley Place". A beautiful historic southern plantation style home built in 1850 and listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The home has been been lovingly and carefully restored and fully updated and modernized. Southern Architecture with wrap around porch and center hall provide features of long ago. Sibley Place is located in the family-friendly neighborhood of Montrose, Alabama adjacent to Fairhope. Zoned for award-winning Fairhope School District. Six bedrooms, 4.5 bathrooms. Public beach access to Mobile Bay only two blocks away at old Steadmans Landing. Living room, parlor and formal dining have stories to share form the warmth of the fire place, wood paneled walls and hardwood floors .Master suite with walk in closets, fireplace, and cabana bath added recently, has private access to grounds and pool. Some features of "Sibley Place" include: in-ground pool with diving board, oversized wrap around porch with 5 ceiling fans, separate dining room with built in storage bench seating, side by side fullsize refrigerator and freezer, separate icemaker, chef's kitchen with eat-in dining area for 8, dual fuel stove (gas top with electric oven), laundry room with utility sink, wet bar in office, fireplaces, antique paneling in office and dining room, ceiling fans throughout, master bedroom with ensuite bathroom and 2 walk-in cedar closets, three-zoned HVAC, gas and electric power, 2 gas water heaters, double pane windows, antique claw foot tub, antique powder room sink, scuppernong vine covered dining arbor with stone/brick patio with fountain, fully fenced yard, two car carriage house with shop space, live oak trees, blueberry bushes. (Lot available - platted).

Surrounding Area

Home is zoned for the award winning Fairhope School District. Conveniently located between Fairhope and Daphne, close to restaurants and shopping. 5 minutes from picturesque Downtown Fairhope. 2 blocks from the Mobile Bay via Steadman's Landing, just down Sibley Street. Just 20 minutes from Mobile. 40 minutes from Gulf Shores beaches.

History

The home still features a cannonball dent/burn in the floor of the front bedroom that occurred during the Civil War Battle of Mobile Bay. The shot came from one of Confederate Admiral Buchanon's ships. During that time, the Drew sisters' home was Union occupied by General Canby's troops; who were heading to the Battle of Fort Blakely.

Fully restored to a picture from 1890s

zoned HVAC, dual hot water heaters, insulated wood windows, to-code wiring, bathrooms added, new plumbing throughout, master bedroom ensuite, extended porch to wrap-around, in ground pool, restored original flooring, attached summer kitchen, - to gourmet liking, built in ice maker, built in wine cooler, in house laundry room, upgraded to city sewer and water, restored original perimeter picket fence, planted trees including scuppernongs - blueberries- pecans - muscadines -mulberries

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Listing No. 27978

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Sandra Bostrom

Phone: 251-928-8543

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