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1895 Victorian

The Faltin House

Front View
Front View
Beautifully crafted Victorian style estate with double wraparound covered porches.
Grand Foyer
Grand Foyer
Entering the Faltin House foyer you are greeted w/ high ceilings, original chandelier w/ matching wall sconces, beautifully crafted built in coat closets, & parlor to the left w/ access to porch
Foyer/Pocket Doors
Foyer/Pocket Doors
Here you will see the ornate detail you can find throughout this estate. The main living area contains 4 sets of "Swirly Oak" pocket doors separating the foyer, parlor, formal dining, & formal living
Formal Living
Formal Living
View of dining, parlor, and foyer from formal living room. Not shown in this photo is a grand woodburning fireplace located opposite of sofa.
Informal Living
Informal Living
The informal living room is located just off the kitchen with plenty of windows overlooking the back patio and pool. This room also contains a elevator leading to the master bedroom.
Kitchen
Kitchen
This country kitchen features an eat-in dining area, built-in buffet, stainless steel appliances, maid’s access stairway, and access to potential wine cellar.
Half Bath
Half Bath
This half bath under the stair way in the foyer features marble flooring with pedestal sink. Notice the inlaid light colored wood paneling in the wainscoting throughout the foyer.
Upstairs Hallway
Upstairs Hallway
The upstairs hallway showcases the curved stair banister leading down to the foyer. Another fine architectural detail you will also find throughout is the transom windows above the doorways.
Master Bedroom
Master Bedroom
The master bedroom features and elevator, multiple closets, a luxury bathroom, and an abundance of windows overlooking the pool as well as the rest of the grounds.
Master Bathroom
Master Bathroom
The master bathroom features and enclosed Jacuzzi tub with shower, dual vanity sinks, built in medicine cabinet, and additional closet space.

Features.

  • 1st Floor Laundry Room
  • Basement
  • Bonus Room
  • Den
  • Dining room
  • Entry Hall
  • Exercise Room
  • Foyer
  • Kitchen
  • Living room
  • Music Room
  • Walk-Up Attic
  • Circular driveway
  • Driveway - Paved
  • Fenced Yard
  • Gated Entry
  • Guest House
  • Patio
  • Pool - In Ground
  • Porch
  • Rear Deck
  • Restored exterior
  • Sprinkler System
  • Storage Building
  • Built-in Cabinets
  • Fireplaces
  • Grand staircase
  • High Ceilings
  • Original wood windows
  • Wood floors
  • City sewer
  • City water supply
  • Dishwasher
  • Disposal
  • Range
  • Refrigerator
  • Sprinkler System
  • Water Heater - Electric
  • Water Heater - Gas
  • 12-foot Ceilings
  • Pocket Doors
  • Servant's Staircase
  • Transoms
  • Wrap Around Porch

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Historic Estate on 2.49 acres with Cypress Creek Frontage

The Faltin House (family also owned historic Faltin store in downtown Comfort) was built in 1895 with grand style & craftsmanship and is on the National Registry of Historic Places. The total 2.49 acres, includes ½± acre with 342'± of Cypress Creek frontage. The main residence (5,905 sq.ft. including guest house and game room) has an extravagant foyer with staircase, living room with fireplace, dining room, family room, kitchen & study. 5 bedrooms include a master bedroom with lavish spa tub & shower bath.

Architectural elements include 12’ ceilings, refinished hardwood floors throughout, ornate wood work, wainscoting and moldings, 4 pairs of large “swirly oak” arched pocket doors, upper & lower wraparound porches, beautiful brick and iron wall that surrounds the property, grand circular driveway (concrete stamped to look like stone and brick) and ornate Victorian interior and exterior details.

Additional features include an elevator, a basement (great potential as a wine cellar), attic, 38' x 22' gym/game room with full bath that could be converted to office or additional guest house, 3-car garage, new 1 bed/1bath guesthouse w/ exposed beams and exterior facade using the original bricks from the original guest/maid quarters, charming carriage house, RV/ boat shed with hook-ups, kennels & private well. The deck, pool, flagstone terrace, grill kitchen, and outdoor bathroom make this property great for entertaining.



Archived in December, 2015

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