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$595,000 negotiable

1882 Victorian Italianate

downtown
Oroville, California

The Old Convent House

front of home
front of home
home before all trim on
A beautiful extra-large 1882 Victorian home on spacious lots, with a small Grandmother cottage on adjoining lot. You will have the ultimate privacy and grand views of the surrounding community and foothills.

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widow's walk
widow's walk
looking at roof and widow walk from street view
front detail 1
front detail 1
after trim was returned
down-stairs loo
down-stairs loo
This is the down-stair loo -- has a pill-box toilet and pedestal sink, surround mirror and wall paper details, subway marble wains-coting and matching floor
Pool Room
Pool Room
This large room on the main floor currently houses our pool table and has a back-bar for storage and entertaining. hand cut marble floor, textured ceiling. Pockets doors leading to an office in back.
coffered ceiling
coffered ceiling
hand cut - inlaid coffered ceiling in our office on main floor, room has fireplace, pocket doors leading to a much larger front room area, exterior separate entrance, could be a den or ???? your choice.
dinning room doors
dinning room doors
This view is from front door looking down main hallway to circa 1920 lead glass doors to dinning room.
master bath
master bath
large master bath -- has clawfoot tub, side-board sink cabinet with marble top, tall tank toilet with pull chain, marble floor, oak wains-coting
porte-cochere
porte-cochere
this is our driveway car porte-cochere, tall enough to allow a small moter home to pass under. Kitchen entry door on this side of home
back of home
back of home
this view is from drive-way. back of home has large enclosed porch with sliding doors
Bedrooms 4
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 1
Heated Sq. Ft. 4,380
Unheated Sq. Ft. 1,350
Stories 2
Lot Size 1 full block
Property Taxes
3200.00 est
Assessed Tax Value
238000.00 current from move

Features.

  • Has Rentable Unit(s)
  • Commercial Property
  • Stained woodwork/doors
  • Tin Ceiling(s)
  • Vintage Bath Fixtures
  • Widow's Walk

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Currently we are not listed with a realtor --- will show by appointment with owner

Bill and Shirlee Ohls-Morris

Mobile: 530 845-2048
Phone: 530 534-6700

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www.zillow.com/homes/2175-robinson-street,-oroville,-ca_rb

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ARE YOU READY FOR A CHANGE SPEED!!!!!!

A beautiful extra-large 1882 Victorian home on spacious lots, with a small Grandmother cottage on adjoining lot. Property has circle driveway
with plenty of parking both on and off the public streets. You will have the ultimate privacy and grand views of the surrounding community and foothills.
Home currently has 4380 square feet of space, plus an attic and partial basement that are unfinished and ready for your touch. Most rooms have extra-tall ceilings. This home is almost a complete restoral right now.
The up-stairs has 3 guest bedrooms and an extra-large Master Suite complete with private deck and great view options for both sunrise and sunset. The up-stairs has two complete bathrooms, the main bathroom has slipper style claw-foot tub, high tank toilet, and large marble-topped cabinet w/sink, bathroom window has walk-out to front lawn view, marble floor with mini-pinwheel design, the second bath has walk-in shower, pedestal sink, large mirrored medicine cabinet, white picket fence detailing topped by sunflower wallpaper border, has large built in linen closet in hallway, every bedroom has own closet and sink, the master suite has gas fireplace, walk-in closet and it’s sink is built into a lovely converted sideboard cabinet.
The house boasts double front door entrance large front stairway w/urns at each side. Main hallway has embossed ceilings and a pair of 1920 leaded-glass doors leading to dining room, main living room has portico windows and lovely opening to view free-standing staircase and hall, under stairway is large closet, home has a "game" room w/pool table, jukebox and bar sideboard, marble/granite flooring, this room also has a portico window, a pair of large pocket doors lead you to the den, equipped with white marble surround and electric fireplace, coffered ceiling with embossed tiles and its own exit door, could easily be a home office, the dining room complete w/wood flooring, crown-molding w/lighting, custom painted ceiling, upper-curved windows, french doors, era inspired wallpaper and wainscoting details. Adjacent to dining room is a carrara marble loo with a 1796 pillbox toilet, pedestal sink, mirrors surrounding entire room above marble subway wainscoting. Laundry room has own linen cabinet, storage cabinets, laundry sink, glass pocket door w/cat opening, and built in iron board in the entry. The kitchen entry area has exterior door and storage units, the kitchen has 1940’s O’Keefe & Merit gas stove, porcelain coated metal double sink-double drain, cabinet, granite counters lots of storage, granite/marble flooring. Opposite the current kitchen is a room we call the "new kitchen" this room is ready to finish – has slate flooring, embossed silver ceiling tiles, prepped for kitchen use.
This home is currently a Private Residence and almost ready for Bed & Breakfast concept. The estate comes with a grand story and lots of history. The property has many old Chinese rock walls, restored large cobble fountain, fire pit, putting surface, and your own Bocce Ball Court with stair-style seating. Nice lawn area, side and back decks, hot tub, barbeque area, and a pair of St. Michael Statues at the entrances, sprinkler system, alarm & security, solar panel system, tool shed, and covered parking area. Some work needed but 95% plus complete.
Grandmother Cottage located on a lower lot, has garden green-house, and heritage grape vines. This is a two bedroom, one bath home.
Located on the western side of the Sierra Nevada Range, and just below the foothills, 10 minutes from boat launches at Lake or River; fishing, hunting, and multiple recreation options are within a short drive. Water sports and fishing are just within reach minutes away. Snow Skiing is under a two hour drive.
Great Value – owner flexible; home has lots of antique furnishings, tools and scaffolding all can be considered in the sale

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Listing No. 22398

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Bill and Shirlee Ohls-Morris

Mobile: 530 845-2048
Phone: 530 534-6700

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